"Today was just 'How does it feel out of your hand with your adrenalin going? Off the slope of the mound, in a game situation?' '' he said. "And I was really pleased. I threw a lot of strikes. I bet I was 0-2 on 80 per cent of the hitters or 1-2 on 70 to 80 per cent of the hitters and that's always a good sign for me."