Kennedy slurves notice

Pitchers usually don't find career salvation in Colorado, but Joe Kennedy has after harnessing his command.

Originally Published: May 25, 2004
By Alan Schwarz | Special to ESPN.com

The Reds' hitters just kept going down, like ducks at a carnival shooting booth.

Bing! Sean Casey whiffs on outside slider.

Bang! Ken Griffey watches slurve break right over plate for called strike three.

Bong! Austin Kearns stands helpless against backdoor slurve, same result.

Bling! Adam Dunn takes another slurve for third straight backward K.

Four consecutive batters, four consecutive strikeouts, all on left-handed breaking balls curving every which way ...

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