Sean Mullen has been UCLA's most valuable pitcher this season. (Shotgun Spratling)


Corbin Burnes Helps Sean Mullen Become UCLA’s Secret Weapon


Sometimes, it helps to have famous friends, especially when they help you transform into perhaps the Pac-12’s biggest pitching weapon.


The college experience is supposed to be a time of broadening your horizons, experimentation and seeking new truths. That carries over to the baseball diamond as well. Every college pitcher has had thoughts about adding something new to their repertoire. ‘That do anything?’ is a common inquiry between catch play partners. Ball placement, pitching motions, grips, arm angles, everything is free game for a trial run, particularly for a pitcher looking to move up the ranks after being used[…]