TheYanks04 wrote:Since when is a 3/4 delivery that unusual? Sidearm is far more unusual.
They mean his release point from that high, as him being 7'1" would create a different looking angle for hitters.
PlayingWithFire wrote:Being tall doesn't help you that much
-6'11" Jon Rauch
Well it did help him be one of the top prospects in the minors, injuries is his down fall like many pitchers. When your so tall you have more moving parts in your delivery making it harder to be consistent which sometimes causes injuries.