Gomber Goes Back To School

Austin Gomber (Photo by Mike Janes)

Austin Gomber (Photo by Mike Janes)

ST. LOUISWhen the Cardinals gave lefthander Austin Gomber an offseason assignment, he did what anyone else his age would with such a challenge: He took it to school.

Told to add a curveball to his repertoire following his 2014 pro debut, Gomber returned to his alma mater, Florida Atlantic, and worked with his pitching coach there to understand and utilize his breaking pitch.

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