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Postby skjelstrom » Thu Jul 03, 2008 5:40 pm

Is his terrible command and high walk rate something to worry about. I have him on my team and im thinking of trying to sell high on him for his last 2 good outings. Should I sell high or will his command straighten out and he will continue to post around a 3 ERA?

Or does anyone just have news on him at all?
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Postby superjags99 » Thu Jul 03, 2008 8:49 pm

he's always had command problems and i highly doubt he'll have a finishing era under 3.3
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Postby Matthias » Fri Jul 04, 2008 8:47 am

superjags99 wrote:he's always had command problems and i highly doubt he'll have a finishing era under 3.3

I don't think phrases such as, "always had" is appropriate for someone who has had only 1 year in the majors and no time in the minors. In Japan he had a WHIP of 1.1 - 1.3 with about a walk every other inning and in his first few years in Japan he had about a 4:1 K:BB ratio.

Now, is there anything behind you, "highly doubt[ing]" him finishing with an ERA under 3.3? Or is this just personal opinion?
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