Interesting read on catching
Buster Posey showed up in the big leagues as a polished, patient hitter, setting a tone for plate discipline that even veteran players had to admire. He also has one of the strongest, most accurate throwing arms in the National league. There are aspects of the catcher's art, however, that he needs to learn.
When Raul Ibanez tripled off reliever Jeremy Affeldt in the seventh inning last night, scoring Chase Utley from second base for a 6-2 lead, Mike Krukow told his audience that "Posey tipped that pitch."
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