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Braves Notes: Recapping winter meetings

...has a low three-quarters arm slot with considerable length in the arm path, but he has excelled as a command/control pitcher. His fastball is low-90s with the ability to manipulate it, and he fills the zone consistently. In limited looks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-12-11/braves-notes
Big unit shows Braves what the buzz is about

...4-2 win that saw Killer Bs Jeff Bagwell, Craig Biggio and Sean Berry all connect for home runs. No, the worst a control pitcher can do is embarrass you. He'll nibble on your knee until you blush. But Johnson on the other hand, with that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/03/oth_237963.shtml
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Braves notebook: Wohler's walking problem

...the decisions I'm making while pitching." Still, his bouts of wildness are troubling. Wohlers has never been a control pitcher, but so far this season he's been wilder than usual. He's appeared in 33 games and in 15 of those games he's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/26/oth_210459.shtml
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Hickory pitcher, weather too much for Jackets

...runs on six hits and four walks."Clark needs to have better command to be effective," Machemer said. "He's a control pitcher, and he wasn't sharp tonight."Kelvin Marte made his GreenJackets debut in relief. The left- hander pitched...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-07-26/hickory-pitcher-weather-
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Angels win again despite lack of time off

...the postseason. "I can't say enough about our bullpen," said Byrd, who downplayed the short rest. "I'm a control pitcher, I don't rely on velocity. It wasn't a big deal to me. I got away with a few pitches." "Obviously, we're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/12/bas_11564.shtml
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GreenJackets finished year on a high note

...was their most valuable pitcher. The right-hander led the SAL in wins and finished 13-5 with a 2.51 ERA. A control pitcher, Gardner walked just 11, while striking out 92 in 136 innings. During spring training, Epperson thought Gardner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/08/gja_427883.shtml
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Maddux leaves without 300th win

...two earned, in six innings. He walked two and struck out two, leaving with the Cubs trailing 3-2. A great control pitcher, Maddux hit Marlon Byrd with a pitch to start the fifth, and the Phillies broke a 2-2 tie when Randy Wolf sacrificed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/02/bas_424016.shtml
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Wildness costs GreenJackets

...in his first appearance out of the bullpen for the GreenJackets. The hard-throwing right-hander relieved the control pitcher Gardner in the seventh inning and struck out three, walked none and gave up no hits in three innings. Reach Kristy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/30/gja_423721.shtml
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Nasty Newman

...blow the ball by the best hitters at this level so I had to find something they couldn't hit hard. I'm just a control pitcher who hits his spots and works the corners trying to get hitters to chase stuff." That's Newman to the core. Even...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/25/bas_416660.shtml
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Padres end Giants' streak

...San Francisco. He joined the Padres last week after a frustrating stint with Seattle. Wells, the majors' best control pitcher with just 0.7 walks per nine innings, was frustrated by umpire Matt Hollowell's strike zone. He spoke with Hollowell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/23/bas_422976.shtml
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