Why not wrap up the Behind the Breakout series with a closer? Known around the clubhouse as “Caballo Blanco”, Hansel Robles turned a corner after joining the Angels last year as a waiver claim from the Mets. However, this year he’s reached a new level. Robles attributes part of his success to Los Angeles accepting his quirky personality and unlocking his arsenal by adding a pitch as detailed in the quote below from Jeff Fletcher’s recent article in the Orange County Register:

So far this year, Robles owns a 5-0 record with 22 saves in 69 appearances spanning 70.2 innings with a 72:16 K:BB, 2.29 ERA, 3.97 xFIP and 0.99 WHIP. According to Statcast, Robles evolving arsenal encapsulated above suggests he’s truly broken out this...