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Norton Puts Health Woes Behind Him

Norton hasn't walked a batter in last five outings

They say the sign of a player truly coming back from injury is the day getting hurt is no longer a concern and most believe it's at that point where their game can go to the next level. So while Tim Norton's resurgence with Tampa has gone extremely well numbers-wise, the fact that his health woes are behind him is even more significant.

"Took a while to rehab but I finally got to where I needed to be and I am locating my fastballs and those young guys behind the dish, Montero and Romine, have been doing a great job adapting to my personality out there on the mound," Tim Norton said. "Mostly, it's just locating fastballs and making pitches here and there." Shoulder surgery can be hard to come back from. Some pitchers are... Recommended Stories

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