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I think he looks good. His change is impressive and Escobar shouldn't have gotten on first to begin with. Tillman completely fooled him on that curveball and he barely made contact.

Although two runs have scored now they aren't making good contact, he's definitely got the hitters off balance. That ball hit to Heyward was the only one hit hard and I thought he caught it.

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Not real impressive but it was only one inning. His fastball looked to top out at about 92. His curve looked good but he only dropped one in there while I was watching and he got behind most of the hitters. He did show good poise no matter what he was feeling inside. I'll go by what he's done all season over this one inning but I was hoping to see a more impressive outing.

PitchFX had him topping out at 96.

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