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Around the Yankee Galaxy: new pitches abound

It's changeups galore! A.J. Burnett spent the offseason improving his changeup after using the pitch less than ever in 2009, but wonders if he'll actually use it in game situations. And Phil Hughes has again changed his... changeup grip:

I just tweaked it a little bit. I've probably had about 29 different change-up grips in the last year and a half. It's something that I'm constantly (experimenting) with.

I decided [baseball] was the route to go and hopefully keep my teeth a little longer. I still have my teeth.