"He's a good pitcher, period, but it's one of those things you know exactly what he's going to try to do and he's able to do it," said Showalter. "It's hard with the cutter. He just pounds the inner half and it just opens up so many things for him. We talked a lot about the approach. He's pretty adjustable, too. He won't just stay one way. If he sees you make an adjustment, he'll go a different way. He's a good one, and a really good athlete. He's a challenge for everybody, but it seems like especially us."