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Re: The Other Ricky

Postby KCollins1304 » Wed Aug 04, 2010 11:14 am

I chickened out on starting him last night, I had him in my lineup until 3 or 4 yesterday afternoon when I decided the Yankees were due to destroy someone and had already roughed up Romero in his last appearance against them. %-6
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Re: The Other Ricky

Postby mweir145 » Wed Aug 04, 2010 11:25 am

Normally I would have done the same, but I felt like taking a risk yesterday.
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Re: The Other Ricky

Postby The_Show » Wed Aug 04, 2010 2:27 pm

I benched him too :-S He has a pretty steep home/road split and NYY killed him last time.
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Re: The Other Ricky

Postby DbacksRback » Wed Aug 04, 2010 3:07 pm

Had him benched until about 20 minutes before the game an decided to go with him ;-D
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Re: The Other Ricky

Postby Padsin05 » Thu Aug 05, 2010 5:40 am

after these last 2 outings, what we looking at in the bet?
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Re: The Other Ricky

Postby mweir145 » Thu Aug 05, 2010 5:46 am

Since April 14th:

Santana: 135 IP, 140 H, 58 ER, 15 HR, 40 BB, 112 K, 3.87 ERA, 1.33 WHIP, 10-6 record.
Romero: 132 IP, 125 H, 52 ER, 8 HR, 49 BB, 112 K, 3.54 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, 8-7 record.
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Re: The Other Ricky

Postby rookies and cream » Thu Aug 05, 2010 8:57 am

mweir145 wrote:Since April 14th:

Santana: 135 IP, 140 H, 58 ER, 15 HR, 40 BB, 112 K, 3.87 ERA, 1.33 WHIP, 10-6 record.
Romero: 132 IP, 125 H, 52 ER, 8 HR, 49 BB, 112 K, 3.54 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, 8-7 record.


Holy cow! Pretty darn close. At this point, I think it's a draw. I guess in the end we can quantify the 5x5 stats using the z-score method. I was hoping it would be a no brainer decision though. :*)
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Re: The Other Ricky

Postby casanova » Thu Aug 05, 2010 3:30 pm

How about we take out two outliers for each player in the dataset...something tells me Romero is a better pitcher than his numbers suggest.
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Re: The Other Ricky

Postby AquaMan2342 » Thu Aug 05, 2010 10:38 pm

Thanks for bumping this weir
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Re: The Other Ricky

Postby Padsin05 » Sun Aug 08, 2010 4:43 am

mweir145 wrote:Since April 14th:

Santana: 135 IP, 140 H, 58 ER, 15 HR, 40 BB, 112 K, 3.87 ERA, 1.33 WHIP, 10-6 record.
Romero: 132 IP, 125 H, 52 ER, 8 HR, 49 BB, 112 K, 3.54 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, 8-7 record.


pretty damm close, but I jumped back into the lead with a 2-1-1 overall

I think we both think Romero is a better pitcher, but the bet was over who would be better fantasy wise, I would say if the 2 guys switched places Romero wins hands down.

Ultimately its gonna come down to September
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