Bobby Parnell struggled through an inconsistent 2006 season, mostly due the effects of his…
Q&A with St. Lucie Mets catcher Drew Butera
Inside Pitch: What did you think of your spring training performance? How would you rate yourself? Drew Butera: I enjoyed camp this year. I enjoyed seeing the guys I played with last year. I learned a lot from the veterans in camp, especially Mike DiFelice. I talked to him everyday. We worked on how to control a pitching staff, the different personalities and how to call a game and situation pitching. It was a great learning experience. My offense was stable but the strides I made behind the plate really made this camp a success. Inside Pitch: You spent the winter playing in the Hawaiian League. Tell us what that was like. Butera: It was a different experience. I loved every minute of it. I feel very privileged to have played there. The league was gone for 10 ten years, and in its first year back to have the Mets send me there was terrific. I learned a lot about the pitching across the minor leagues. I got a jumpstart on many pitchers and especially better competition. Many of...
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