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Postby TheYanks04 » Wed Dec 21, 2005 11:55 pm

So if Texas wanted to spend 10 M on a pitcher to post a 4 ERA, why not just re-sign Rogers?
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Postby Music2004Man » Wed Dec 21, 2005 11:59 pm

I don't think Millwood has ever had problems with camera men and he's also 8 or 9 years younger than Rogers.
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Postby davidmarver » Thu Dec 22, 2005 12:58 am

Well, the only pitcher in recent memory to have success in Arlington was Kenny Rogers. Check out how well he and Millwood compare.<pre>
Pitcher LD% G/F BB/G IF/F K/G
Millwood 20.3 1.39 2.5 0.12 7.0
Rogers 19.7 1.42 2.4 0.13 4.0</pre>
Since the two induce the same kind of outs nearly identically, but Millwood strikes out more batters, it leads me to believe he'll also give up less homeruns than Rogers (albeit at the same rate per ball in play as Rogers).

Yanks04...it seems to me that Millwood is Rogers, statistically, but you also get 10+ years in youth in the deal. This deal at least makes some sense for the Rangers.
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