Ramirez Making The Adjustment

TAMPA, FL - The start of the 2012 season for Jose Ramirez has been a roll coaster ride, but after being named Florida State League pitcher of the week recently, the 22-year-old right hander from the Dominican Republic has shown the game he and his coaches have seen inside of him the whole time.

"My slider and changeup were not working like I wanted in the beginning of the year," Ramirez said through the help of a translator. "My location was not where I wanted it to be during this time frame either." "He wasn't repeating his delivery very well," pitching coach Jeff Ware said about Ramirez's start of the season. "His arm slot was changing from pitch to pitch and batter to batter, and...

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