"The things they say about him are intriguing," Showalter said. "… The stuff, all that other stuff [he's got]. It's the other parts of it — the athleticism, the makeup, the lack of anxiety. We'll see if that plays here. It's a step. Everything's a step — instructional league after the draft, Aberdeen before that, minicamp instead of major league camp. Gives him an inning here or there. Go out and pitch, see where it takes him. It doesn't make someone a fast-tracker."