Well Balanced Darvish Does It All

No, the scouting reports on Yu Darvish weren’t misleading. The right handed pitcher doesn’t have a seventh pitch in his arsenal that comes from his left hand.

As Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News explains:

He occasionally plays catch left-handed to keep both of his arms strong and, therefore, equally balanced. It is one of the unique elements Darvish includes in his training.

Nolan Ryan just turned over in his grave, and he’s not even dead yet.