Milton also won't have to worry about the hard playing surface in Minnesota that plagues many players, especially those with leg ailments like Milton had. If nothing else, the move east will decrease the probability of Milton re-injuring his leg.
LOL, yeah I'm sure all that running Milton did on the AstoTurf was the reason for his injury. Did they even consider that he doesn't pitch from the turf, and that the mound is made of dirt? Seems like the playing surface is a moot point in Minnesota, injury wise. It's not like he was running the field or the bases.
his best ERA was a mediocre 4.32
Another reason I'm nto too excited about him, along with the fact taht he doesn't get a lot of K's, and allows a high BA. He doesn't impress me much. But he does
give those crazy Philly Phans another slogan to use for their starting pitchers: 3-M Innovation.
Millwood, Myers, and Milton. To go along with whatever other fan sections they have. The Wolf Pack is the only that comes to mind.........
"Jack, will you call me, if you're able?"
"I've got your phone number written, in the back of my Bible."