machine3 wrote:Hurdle has done an unbelievable job with what looks like a minor league lineup on a daily basis. I think Alvarez is the x-factor for the second half. If he can somehow break out of his funk and start to mash, it could be exciting.
Agreed, though the pitching should still be pretty scary. Morton has obviously been exposed, but how much longer can Karstens pitch like a top-end starter before he regresses to where (from what I've heard) the underlying numbers point?
P.S. Not trying to rain on the parade or anything, just wondering