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Scherzer, Hughes gear up for next year at AFL

Updated: October 16, 2008, 3:39 PM ET
By Jason Grey

AFL stands for Arizona Fall League, but it might as well stand for Arizona Funky Delivery League this season, as teams have sent an assortment of shall we say, unorthodox, pitchers to the desert.

Call it the Brad Ziegler effect.

I've seen everything from lefty sidearmers to right-handed submariners who top out at 77 mph, to players that switch from over-the-top to sidearm in the same at-bat, and everything in between. It's been interesting to watch, to say the least.

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