Found April 05, 2013 on
Feelin' Kinda Blue:
Matt Magill's Isotope debut was a rough one on Friday afternoon. It could have been nerves, it could have been the environment and it could have been he was just off. It doesn't really matter after the first game of the season.
Magill's line: 4 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 4 BB, 2 K, 1 HR
It certainly isn't the the worst line ever posted in the Isotopes' home park, but for my No. 6 prospect, it's a tad disappointing. But it isn't time to worry. If it's July and things are still this way, then it might be time to worry.
Chris Jackson of the Albuquerque Examiner said Magill, 23, topped out at 91 MPH with his fastball and ranged from 86-90. That velocity is what he threw early in his minor-league career. He was sitting in the low-90s toward the end of last season. Now, it is just his first start of the season, so it's not time to panic.
Jackson also said his off-speed stuff was generally in the low-80s. He has a swing-and-miss slider, so it was s...
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