Re: Buster Olney says scouts are raving about Mike Leake
Originally Posted by Steve4192
I disagree about his command not needing improvement.
I think a big chunk of his gopher problem is because he gets wild in the strikezone and leaves pitches hanging up in the zone a little too often. As he matures and gains more command/consistency with his pitches, I expect we'll see his HR rate drop to something more in line with what you would expect out of a ground ball pitcher.
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