Pitching analysis

ON THE JOB - Dusty Blake (90) observing St. Louis Cardinals pitcher John Gant (53) during practice. Blake’s job is to analyze pitching data and work with pitchers on how they can improve. Photo contributed by Dusty Blake

It’s not every day that someone goes from playing baseball in Montgomery County to being a pitching strategist for the St. Louis Cardinals. But that’s what happened to Montgomery County native Dusty Blake.

Dusty Blake grew up in Candor and went to school at East Montgomery, playing football, baseball and basketball.

For the full story, see the April 14 issue of the Montgomery Herald.