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Old 06-07-2013, 09:10 AM
blandman blandman is offline
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Originally Posted by Daver View Post
Umm, Randy Johnson struggled with injuries because he didn't know how to pitch, gaining fifty pounds did not magically make him an effective pitcher, learning how to pitch did that.
He didn't change his motion though.

Just to be clear because I know someone will go there...I am not implying any sort of "boost" for his drastic frame change. It wasn't overnight.

Originally Posted by WhiteSox5187 View Post
He also didn't have arm injuries until he was with the Yankees, he had frequent back problems earlier in his career.
You're right, my bad. Still though, it was his frame and mechanics. He fixed the former.
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