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This Byrd flies old school

Originally Published: October 15, 2007
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Paul Byrd's windup is so old school he makes Jamie Moyer seem like a tongue-pierced singer in an iPod ad. Byrd should be wearing baggy flannel pants and be nicknamed Daffy or Ol' Hoss or Three-Fingered. He should have an endorsement deal with Chesterfield cigarettes or Lucky Strike.

Not only does Byrd swing his arms old-style waaaaaayyyy behind his back, he gives the occasional double-pump, a delivery never previously recorded in color, let alone on digital tape.

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