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Old 07-15-2018, 12:27 AM
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Originally Posted by Mohoney View Post
And he should not be promoted until it “is there.” And I mean both the slider and the changeup. If that means he repeats AAA in 2019, then so be it. Not breaking camp with the major league team in 2019 does not make Kopech a bust, nor is it automatically a setback. He still has a full slate of minor league options.

Not that it was the sole contributor to his struggles, but how did it work out for Carson Fulmer when he was promoted while his off-speed pitches were still “works in progress?”

BTW LoveYourSuit, I am not in any way suggesting that you believe those things or disbelieve them. I only quoted your post as a prompt for my own little rant.
Agreed. If he isn't really ready, he stays in Charlotte and can keep learning his craft.