Mendoza Zeitgeist, Part 3

OK, now it’s official: Alfredo Aceves is Ramiro Mendoza re-Incarnate.

In today’s “Daily News 5th” segment, columnist Mark Feinsand mentioned that Pettite made the same comparison yesterday. He also said that Posada pointed to similarities between the pitching style of Aceves and a teammate of Mendoza, Orlando “El Duque” Hernandez, who threw off batters with his unpredictability in the face of the count, willing to throw any pitch at any point.

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