Tag Archives: Earned run average

#Analysis — Clayton Kershaw is Unreal

Clayton Kershaw is currently spinning a gem at Chavez Ravine against my Yankees.  This is his age 25 season (he’ll turn 26 next March, just before the season begins).  Kershaw is in line to lead the majors in ERA for … Continue reading

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Phil Hughes: From Power to Finesse?

Phil Hughes broke into the majors as a highly touted 21 year old in 2007, making 13 respectable starts for the playoff bound Yankee.  Sadly, the road to front of the rotation ace has been rocky, and over the past … Continue reading

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Why isn’t Jeremy Hellickson Available?

Trade rumors abound this July, just as they do every year.  Unlike most years, however, the Rays are at the top of most teams speed dial, as it appears increasingly likely that they will deal talented (but in some ways … Continue reading

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Barry Zito Gives the Giants the Best Chance to Repeat

It’s only the 2nd of March, but already there is intrigue in the cactus league camp of the reigning World Champion.  Though denied officially by the Giants organization, the word on the street is that Barry Zito is dangerously close … Continue reading

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