GLENDALE, Ariz. -- With the regular season only one week away, Indians manager Terry Francona is excited about a potential breakout year for starting pitcher Trevor Bauer.
Bauer has come on strong toward the end of Spring Training, even though his numbers don't tell the whole story. The right-hander has been pounding the strike zone and mixing in an improved two-seamer and splitter, all of which was a point of emphasis coming into camp.
Austin Laymance is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.