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Q&A with Nardi Contreras - Part III

Nardi Contreras, the Yankees Minor League Pitching Coordinator, sits down with PinstripesPlus.com for a long Q&A session. In Part Three of our multi-part series, Nardi gives more insight on Christian Garcia's progress, what he thought of Zach McAllister's secondary pitches, if Dellin Betances got better defensively and holding runners, if he was pleased with Jairo Heredia, and much more.

PinstripesPlus.com: Talk about Christian Garcia. It seemed to be a pretty solid year for him coming back from the two surgeries. Nardi Contreras: He did so many things right to get to Double-A. Christian Garcia has got the world in front of him. First his arm strength is coming back. He has the power curveball, he has the power changeup, he has the fastball, he's got the life, and he can...

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