Jameson Taillon made his pro debut last year in West Virginia, throwing 92.2 innings in his rookie season. The second overall pick of the 2010 draft had decent numbers, with a 3.98 ERA, a 9.4 K/9, and a 2.1 BB/9 ratio, but he wasn't exactly dominating hitters. In two starts so far with Bradenton this year, Taillon has been dominant, putting up a 3.12 ERA and a 12:2 K/BB ratio in 8.2 innings.

Coming in to his second year as a pro, Taillon knew what to expect a little bit more, and that allowed him to prepare during the off-season.

"We tailored my off-season routine a little bit," Taillon said. "I have a really good workout facility I go to with a bunch of big league guys. We focused a lot more on stability work this year, and a lot of core work. Cause towards the end of the season las...

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