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Pill Back Where He Belongs

Pill has a 1.76 ERA through three starts so far

Sand Gnats pitcher Tyler Pill has shown that he will be a huge force in the club's rotation this season. He is entering his first full season of minor league ball after being drafted by the Mets late last season. Pill was used as a reliever last season and said that he is ready to take on a starting role again.

"I feel a lot better about starting than I did about relieving," Pill said. "I like being able to control the game and flip things around with batters." Pill said that he spent Spring Training preparing himself for low-A ball both mentally and physically. "I worked on getting stronger," Pill said. "I wanted to build up my weight and get back in the groove and the feel of things." Pill said... Recommended Stories