Again, Phil Hughes promising change

Youngster still trying to please Joe Girardi by working changeup into his repertoire

Updated: March 1, 2011, 9:54 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

BRADENTON, Fla. -- "If there's one more question about the changeup," Phil Hughes said, "it's a world record. Gotta be."

He was right, of course. There were several more, and it was a record, at least for this training camp.

But actually, it's more like a broken record. For the second straight spring, we hear the same request out of Joe Girardi: Just throw the damned changeup, Phil.

And for the second straight spring, we are hearing the same answer out of Hughes: OK, boss.

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