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Curve Is The Key For Pelfrey

Since being promoted to AA, Mike Pelfrey has been remarkably inconsistent. Despite finding his way to the Eastern League before Alay Soler, he saw his former Binghamton and St. Lucie teammate promoted to the Mets before him. He knows what needs to be done to join Soler at Shea. Getting more consistent with his curveball will be the key for Pelfrey and his ascension to the big leagues.

"He earned that," Mike Pelfrey said before Sunday's start in Trenton of Soler's promotion to the Mets. "The way I was throwing, I wouldn't even call myself up. He threw well and deserved that. He was ahead of me in the game right now and I still have a lot to work on." "I still have to improve my secondary pitches, that's what I'm working on right now," Pelfrey continued. Prior to Sunday... Recommended Stories