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Ramirez Gaining Confidence

One of the better success stories among the International signees for the Yankees this season has been Jose A. Ramirez with the Gulf Coast League Yankees. A raw hurler with a good arm, he has quickly morphed himself into a more polished pitcher in a short period of time and he's having some instant success with the GCL Yankees in his debut season.

When Jose Ramirez first joined the Gulf Coast League Yankees, he lacked confidence in his pitching ability, which greatly affected his breaking pitches. But now, the changeup is his most developed pitch. "Now that I've learned the mechanics and the right way to throw [those breaking pitches] then I'm not afraid to let them go," Ramirez said with the help of the translator. Already 4-0 this...

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