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DeSalvo Working On Recapturing Control

DeSalvo has a 1.96 ERA this month

Matt DeSalvo has been one of the most reliable starters for the Scranton Yankees in 2007, and his consistency has made him the top candidate to make emergency starts for the Yankees this season, warranting three promotions to the majors. But with every call-up, DeSalvo's control and overall effectiveness has diminished.

With only a few starts left in the season, DeSalvo is focusing on polishing his command in order to ensure that he gets a long look next year in Spring Training. "I've been up to the big leagues three times this season," said Matthew DeSalvo. "Every time I go up, I've thrown better I think. I've slowly adjusted and learned more things each time up; I think I pitched better games the last two... Recommended Stories

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