Originally Posted by Scrap Irony
It wasn't the same, as in he's using a different pitch, or is wasn't the same, as in it was more effective?
I'd also argue, as I believe I did last year when we had this discussion, that a cut fastball like Cingrani's is a third pitch. (And, because he can also cut it the other way, a fourth pitch.)
He is using a different pitch.