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Perdomo Adjusts to, well, Everything

Perdomo is closing in West Michigan

When the Tigers found Orlando Perdomo in Venezuela, he was similar to many other pitchers the Tigers had found in Latin America - little to no English skills, but an impressive arm and the drive to succeed. Now closing in West Michigan, Perdomo is adjusting to his new life, and seems to be adjusting well.

It has been said that the best way to improve yourself is to choose good role models. Ask Orlando Perdomo who he loves to watch, and very quickly he will mention these three names: Roger Clemens, Pedro Martinez, and Mariano Rivera. That's a pretty impressive list. Probe a little deeper and he says that he loves the control and wind-up of Clemens, the aggressiveness of Pedro, and how calm... Recommended Stories

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