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Dunn Getting Used To The Bullpen

Dunn has a 0.87 ERA in his last 6 appearances

Even when lefty Mike Dunn was tearing through the South Atlantic League last season as a starting pitcher, many still believed the former position player was eventually destined for the bullpen. And after struggling in the Tampa rotation for a good portion of this season, the Yankees finally decided to begin the process of having him get used to pitching as a reliever.

"It's a big part of that learning process," Mike Dunn said of his 2008 season. "Last year I had such good success and this year I struggled a little bit and I've been learning how to deal with that. "Now that they've converted me to the bullpen that should make it a lot easier. My changeup killed me a lot this year and in the bullpen I don't have to throw it very much." After going 12-...

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