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Changeup Key For Betances

Betances struck out 8 batters on Wednesday

Dellin Betances has dominated for the most part this season, including picking up his first Double-A win in Trenton's 2-0 victory over New Hampshire in the playoff opener on Wednesday night, and he says the biggest reason has been the development of his changeup.

The changeup had always been one of his biggest bugaboos coming up through the minor leagues, but that started to change with the Tampa Yankees earlier this season. He went 8-1 with a 1.77 ERA before earning a surprising late-season promotion to Double-A Trenton. "It did come as a surprise just knowing that we had just three weeks left in the season," Dellin Betances said prior to Wednesday... Recommended Stories

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