Jeremy Hellickson has been very impressive so far this Spring, striking out Derek Jeter and Mark Texeiria with a runner on 3rd base, and sending back all four Orioles faced with nary a ball put into play. The list of witnesses continues to grow. How does he do it? . It's Easy....
"He just spots it so well. And it's so easy. It's effortless. And that's why he's one of the organization's best pitchers." -Matt Joyce
"Easy. I couldn't believe how easy he was. Good life on his fastball. His changeup was good. His location was good." -Dan Johnson
"From what the guys were saying, he was throwing pretty hard — that's pretty good for March 5. It looked easy, it looked effortless." -Curtis Granderson
"Easy arm, and the ball comes out hot, Right through the point of release he generates a lot of hop, and that's what I heard." -Joe Maddon