Noah Syndergaard not happy with his delivery. Says he "didn't feel very comfortable."
“I didn’t feel very comfortable with my delivery. You’re going to go out there every once in a while and you’re not going to have your best stuff. You’ve got to go out there and grind it out and put your team in the best possible situation to win a ballgame.”
The ESPN New York stated the statement by Noah Syndergaard, an American professional baseball pitcher for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Syndergaard was charged with three runs on seven hits while striking out nine in 6 2/3 innings. His Earned Run Average climbed to 1.69.
He was not supposed to work hard for the whole week, and manager Terry Collins thinks that extra two days off has affected his sharpness.
According to Dan Warthen, the pitching coach Syndergaard was noted to be working with a much slower swiftness in the early inning than he usually does.
By a scout, Syndergaard’s delivery to a plate on Monday was timed with 1.33 to 1.39 seconds with a runner on first base. But an effect runner always holds the time of 1.25 to 1.30 seconds maximum.
He needs to work more to be an effective runner on the pitch. But the player seems much passionate about the game. Already being a baseball player, he wants to show his love towards the match.
I like baseball. Baseball is fun. See you soon NYC. #LGM
— Noah Syndergaard (@Noahsyndergaard) April 6, 2016
With ESPN, manager Collins said-
“I will tell you, I don’t know a lot of great big pitchers who are real quick to the plate. Those real tall guys, there’s a lot of action. There’s a lot of movement. It’s really hard to get those guys below that 1.30 mark that you kind of look for. But we’ve still got to get better at it. There’s no question.”