Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine
Ward must have some sort of sinker because he has been racking up groundouts in bunches, unfortunately he has struggled with his command and is not getting a lot of strikeouts. He did manage to rack up 6 K's in 5 innings yesterday, so maybe he is going to turn it around.
My dad was at the game yesterday when Ward pitched. Said he threw a few pitches similar to the one that got away from Shackelford last night. Right at the batter's rump, no break breaking balls. I think he hit 4 or 5 guys.