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Orioles right-hander Pat Neshek recaptures velocity, control and confidence
Orioles right-hander Pat Neshek recaptures velocity, control and confidence

Orioles right-hander Pat Neshek, a non-roster invitee who hasn’t allowed as run in nine relief innings this spring, finally feels healthy again after having Tommy John surgery in 2008. This spring, he’s shown he’s regained his velocity, his control and his confidence. “I feel a lot better than last year,” Neshek said Saturday, a day after making his first back-to-back appearance of the spring, a perfect 2/3 inning againt the Tigers. “I kind of feel where I was before the surgery. “I think I’m there. I’m really happy. It’s only taken three years. I was talking to Luis Ayala and he had Tommy John and he said it took him four years....

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