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Gil Patterson Discusses A's MiLB Pitchers

What has been the key to Godfrey's turnaround?

Oakland A's minor league pitching coordinator Gil Patterson is a traveling man, visiting all of the A's minor league affiliates throughout the season. During his most recent trip to Midland, Texas, we caught-up with Patterson and discussed a number of A's minor league hurlers, including Anthony Capra, Ian Krol, Graham Godfrey, Omar Duran, Brett Hunter and more...

On Anthony Capra and the recent work he did in Arizona: I think a combination of him and [A's minor league rehab coordinator] Garvin Alston working together – and I threw a few things in there. Garvin did a nice job with him. One thing we did is have him take his hands above his head with his wind-up. Tried to create a little more rhythm for him. The other thing was that we looked a little bit...

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