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Postby powenM » Tue Aug 15, 2006 9:39 am

We've heard all the kudos to MGarza but I was wondering what everyone thought about JHirsch and how he compares to him?

How would u rank him in terms of young SPs on their way up?
Tell me what to expect from him?
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Postby Philly Pride » Tue Aug 15, 2006 11:25 am

He's 24 and went 13-2 in 22 starts with a 2.13 ERA, 1.07 WHIP and had a 8.57 K/9 and a decent 2.275 K/BB ratio for AAA Round Rock. Hirsh also gave up just 5 HR in 137.1 innings during that time. Granted, he gave up 3 on Saturday, but that could just be nerves.

If you're desperate for starting pitching, throw a claim at him. Nothing more's really coming for the rest of the year.
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Postby powenM » Tue Aug 15, 2006 4:19 pm

Im looking to the future. And how he compares with other young stud arms like Garza, Bailey, Miller.

Or might he be more comparable to a Pelfry etc.

No1 SP? 2,3?
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Postby shortsavage » Tue Aug 15, 2006 6:35 pm

I don't think of Hirsh as more than a potential #2 SP, but I may just not know enough about him.
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