Found December 20, 2012 on Reds Minor Leagues:
PLAYERS: Curtis Partch
TEAMS: Cincinnati Reds
One of the breakout prospects of the 2012 season was Curtis Partch. He has always had quality stuff, but has struggled with putting it all together at times. The Reds moved him to the bullpen after a rough start to the year and he turned his season and career around, finishing the year by being added to the 40-man roster. I was looking through my old videos, trying to delete some of players who are no longer in baseball, I came across some video of Curtis Partch from 2009 when he was pitching with the Dayton Dragons. I decided to see how things have come along with him mechanically since then. For me, there were several things that have been changed, which can be seen within each of the three images below. While the angles aren’t exactly the same, they are pretty similar. While this isn’t actually in the pitching motion, there are two things going on here that stand out. First is that this is at the highest point that Partch brings his hands in both motions. Second is that now, his...
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