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Q&A with Nardi Contreras - Part IV

Nardi Contreras, the Yankees Minor League Pitching Coordinator, sits down with PinstripesPlus.com for a long Q&A session. In Part Four of our multi-part series, Nardi talks at length about the progress of Andrew Brackman, if there was something Manny Banuelos didn't do well by season's end, if he liked Brett Marshall's curveball before he got hurt, and much, much more.

PinstripesPlus.com: Let's get down to brass tax. The numbers for the first-half of the year for Andrew Brackman were dreadful. He seemed to really pick it up when he got moved to the bullpen. You spent most of your time this year working with him, what was the biggest difference? Was he just relaxing more? Was it his delivery? Nardi Contreras: It was all kinds of stuff. The delivery got...

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