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Alex Maestri Interview


Chicago Cubs pitching prospect Alex Maestri has been back in the bullpen at Class AA Tennessee after having his season cut short due to injury a year ago. In 29 appearances, the right-hander has a 3.08 ERA and 42 strikeouts in 49-plus innings.

Q: Can you talk a little bit about your pitching style? A: It's all about being aggressive. This year I felt like I wasn't able to [be aggressive] during the first half, but lately I feel like I've gotten back to it. Q: What is your full rundown of pitches at the moment? A: Right now I'm pretty much just throwing fastballs and sliders. My fastball is a two-seamer so I'm always trying... Recommended Stories

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