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Postby Andy1234 » Sat Apr 17, 2004 12:21 am

Zito is God wrote:Don't get me started on Santana! :-D
Is it something interesting or just frustration. Because if its frustration I don't want you to get worked up. But If it could help then why not get started.
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Postby Spartans Rule » Sat Apr 17, 2004 12:50 am

A good K rate and good WHIP are generally good indicators for the future. I'm not thrilled by the outing by any stretch of the imagination but I'd be a lot more concerned if he went out there and walked everybody.
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Postby Spartans Rule » Sat Apr 17, 2004 12:51 am

Andy1234 wrote:
Zito is God wrote:Don't get me started on Santana! :-D
Is it something interesting or just frustration. Because if its frustration I don't want you to get worked up. But If it could help then why not get started.


Its... interesting all right.

Zito is God believes Santana to be the AntiChrist.
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Postby kcs261 » Sat Apr 17, 2004 12:58 am

Santana is flat right now. So what?

MAJOR NEWS FLASH!!!!

The reason he is flat is that it's the start of the season. Pitchers often start out cold. Moreover, he is coming off minor elbow surgery.

So chill out people. Santana will be fine.
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Postby whitesox04champs » Sat Apr 17, 2004 1:00 am

kcs261 wrote:Santana is flat right now. So what?

MAJOR NEWS FLASH!!!!

The reason he is flat is that it's the start of the season. Pitchers often start out cold. Moreover, he is coming off minor elbow surgery.

So chill out people. Santana will be fine.


I believe he will be fine too but it still isnt a good start.......
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Postby BobbyRoberto » Sat Apr 17, 2004 1:35 am

I saw the game on TV today also and I thought he looked good at times but ran out of gas. His fastball was usually around 92-93. He was up in the zone, but the ump was calling high strikes. He made KC's lefty, Aaron Guiel, look foolish. He did get rocked for 3 homers, which was unfortunate, as was the two runs that scored after he left the game. With a 7-2 lead, I thought he'd get that first W, but KC has a pretty good offense and Beltran's 3-run shot off a reliever gave Santana the no-decision.

Overall, though, Santana looks like he has good stuff and I'm not too worried about him, despite the poor start. I have Jeremy Affeldt on my staff, now there's somone to worry about...
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Postby jebatzel » Sat Apr 17, 2004 2:04 am

*sigh*

I passed up Josh Beckett to get him

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