Re: 5/21/12 - Braves @ Reds
Marshall only threw one fastball and only 6 pitches total.
Well, he threw two non-curves. One may have been a slider. Both missed badly. It was likely that he was coming with the curve on the 2-2 because he'd been able to get it over -- not the case with the non-curves. It was clear Heyward was sitting on it. Watch the swing and you can see he got the pitch he was expecting, and he tried to hit it a mile. Probably overswung. It was not a great pitch -- Marshall's curve is so good when it's good that hitters -- especially lefties -- will not get that kind of swing on it. Like I said, he was lucky Heyward didn't tie the game there.
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