Originally Posted by redsmetz
I'm not saying his arm is bad, it's just average. And unfortunately, yesterday, we needed better than average. Not a big knock, but when you need a Dave Parker like throw (or Paul O'Neill or Austin Kearns), you're more than likely not going to get that from Freel. That said, he has thrown a few people out at the plate this year.
Yeah, I have to agree. Austin has one of the best arms I have ever seen as far as distance. He isn't always real acurate, but he does have a cannon.