JJ may just need to clear his head, writes Mark Bradley, who spoke with the now-Gwinnett Brave after his last start in Atlanta.
“A lot of people get on me about how fast I’m throwing. I need to go back to pitching. But [velocity] is a hot topic every time I pitch. Everyone wants to see how fast I’m throwing, and that gets in your mind.”
Too bad Greg Maddux, who SHOULD be employed as a special assistant by the Braves, isn’t around to counsel JJ.
“If you’re standing in the middle of the interstate and there’s a car coming at you, can you tell if it’s going 55 or 60?”