Here is the Rajah of Rehab on his final outing of the spring. By the way, Pavano threw 82 pitches in the game and 12 more in the bullpen.
I guess I may have to come up with a new nickname for Carl. We should give it time, maybe a month or so. The Connecticut Bulldog? The Healthy Horse? The Italian Matsuzaka?
“He’s done everything we could have hoped for,” Ron Guidry told me. “He had a little better velocity today then he had his last time and that’s a great sign. He’s building his arm up. I think he’s ready.”
Here is Pavano: