That's Gillette Roughriders Coach Nate Perleberg, whose team starts its season this afternoon, on the road against Rapid City Central.
Perleberg says Roughrider pitchers have actually been practicing for the past couple months.
He says there is a reason for the extra work from the pitchers.
The Riders first home game is Tuesday, April 15. You can hear it, with coverage starting at 5:15, on NewsTalk 1270 KIML.