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Top Ten Command

Where does Michael Antonini's command rank?

Like the saying goes, the funny thing about control is that one never realizes how much they have until they have none at all. These ten pitchers do not often worry such as a predicament as they boast the best command in the system. The depths of their repertoires vary but they share this common tool that has brought each success in different roles.

10. Nick Waechter – The right-hander enters his fourth year in the organization and comes off a very steady season in which he served as a long man in the Savannah and St. Lucie bullpens following a spot in the Brooklyn rotation in 2007. Waechter continues to hone his changeup, but the strong command of his fastball/breaking ball combination has served him well in a new role and gives coaches... Recommended Stories