It took Betances just 11 pitches to strike out Todd Frazier, Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera, the Mets’ two, three and four hitters.
I think my fastball is good, my breaking ball is good, Betances said, and I’ve said it a couple times already: Even when things weren’t going as Cheap Dri Fit Jerseys good (in April) when I was giving up a couple runs, it’s probably the best I’ve felt in a while… or the best I’ve thrown the ball since I’ve been here.
I felt like earlier on I probably wasn’t throwing my fastball as good command wise, he said. It was catching too much plate. At times I was throwing too many breaking balls. I think I’m doing a better job of mixing my pitches and having a better gameplan and kind of trusting everything I have. I think that’s worked to my advantage.
Betances fixed his control problems by being more consistent with his mechanics, and now he’s having success again by being more cerebral on the mound thanks to Harkey’s relentless tutoring.
The Patriots quarterback spent a fair amount of time during the 2016 NFL season dodging questions about his relationship with the President-elect. He has walked back the relationship a bit at various times, and Trump was reportedly upset about the quarterback distancing himself in the context of their relationship.
The issue of taking a knee for Brady shouldn’t come up in 2018, thanks in large part to the new policy that will require any player who does not want to show respect to the national anthem to remain in the locker room before games begin.
A Russian mob boss from Edgewater and a pal who was once the middleweight World Boxing Champion were found guilty Tuesday of running a criminal operation together.
A jury convicted that boss, Razhden Shulaya, and boxer Avtandil Khurtsidze on racketeering conspiracy and wire fraud conspiracy this week. Shulaya Cheap Hockey Team Jerseys was also found guilty of ID document fraud and conspiring to traffic stolen goods, according to a statement from Geoffrey S. Herman, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York.