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Thursday, September 06, 2001

At 19-1, Just Two Old Giants

Barring catastrophe, Clemens is a virtual lock for the Cy Young.

The Original Gary Posted: September 06, 2001 at 05:30 PM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Alan Shank Posted: September 06, 2001 at 07:26 PM (#72456)
Mussina vs. Clemens
   2. Darren Posted: September 07, 2001 at 03:57 PM (#72466)
I've always thought even the best pitcher is likely to lose about 5 of his games (his team will anyway). And even the worst will win about 5.

Taking that view, a pitcher with a 3.50 ERA and a few terrible starts is probably better than one with a 3.50 ERA and no terrible starts.

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