Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Lohse pitching well

it’s ridiculously early but kyle lohse has been great. he throws strikes and he works fast. yes he makes funny faces while pitching and most brewer fans figure his performance is going to tank any moment but for right ‘now’ doug melvin has to feel good.

Harveys Wallbangers Posted: April 18, 2013 at 08:07 AM | 12 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: brewers, kyle lohse

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Harveys Wallbangers Posted: April 18, 2013 at 09:51 AM (#4417772)
if lohse pitches half this well for all 2013 doug melvin can tell me personally to 'pound sand'
   2. There are a lot of good people in alt-Shooty Posted: April 18, 2013 at 10:07 AM (#4417792)
Harv, this thinly veiled attempt to distract from the fact that Ned Yost has a 34% chance to be MOTY is not fooling anyone.
   3. Lassus Posted: April 18, 2013 at 10:23 AM (#4417806)
Not to hijack the thread, but A.J. Burnett has also been going kind of nuts.
   4. Crispix reaches boiling point with lackluster play Posted: April 18, 2013 at 10:26 AM (#4417808)
I love AJ Burnett. I hope I can time a visit to Pgh for one of his starts this year.

It's nice when someone who seems like a total dumbass is a dominating starting pitcher. There must be something going on in his head. The Joe Blanton era in Philly contained a few of those moments.
   5. DA Baracus Posted: April 18, 2013 at 10:27 AM (#4417809)
They're no Paul Maholm.
   6. Jesse Barfield's Right Arm Posted: April 18, 2013 at 11:49 AM (#4417892)
Love the headline. About as exciting as Lohse himself.
   7. charityslave is thinking about baseball Posted: April 18, 2013 at 11:55 AM (#4417899)
AJ Burnett is what Nuke LaLoosh became when he grew up.
   8. deputydrew Posted: April 18, 2013 at 12:05 PM (#4417907)
This isn't really news. He's a good pitcher. Not great, but pretty good.
   9. Spahn Insane, stimulus-funded BurlyMan™ Posted: April 18, 2013 at 01:23 PM (#4418041)
he throws strikes and he works fast.

So, the anti-Edwin Jackson, in both respects. Watching Jackson pitch is more painful than watching Steve Trachsel.
   10. valuearbitrageur Posted: April 18, 2013 at 01:59 PM (#4418101)
AJ Burnett?

Before Yankees: 87-76 3.81 ERA
With Yankees: 34-35 4.79 ERA
With Pittsburgh: 17-12 3.42 ERA

I hope he goes into the hall wearing a Pirates cap, boy won't that frost Yankees fans.
   11. Walt Davis Posted: April 18, 2013 at 05:46 PM (#4418426)
Before Yankees: 87-76 3.81 ERA
With Yankees: 34-35 4.79 ERA
With Pittsburgh: 17-12 3.42 ERA


My kinda pitcher!

Reuschel: 116 ERA+ pre, 134 but then injured for a full season with, 110 post
Rogers: 112 pre, 93 with, 108 post
Vazquez: 107 pre, 81 with, 106 post
   12. Ron J2 Posted: April 18, 2013 at 05:56 PM (#4418441)
#11

Ed Whiton

Before Yankees 101 ERA+
With Yankees 55 ERA+
After Yankees 101 ERA+

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Harveys Wallbangers
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogNLCS Game 5 OMNICHATTER, for October 19, 2017
(171 - 9:43pm, Oct 19)
Last: the Hugh Jorgan returns

NewsblogOTP 16 October 2017: Sorry, Yankee fans: Trump’s claim that he can ensure victory simply isn’t true
(1426 - 9:36pm, Oct 19)
Last: greenback is not cosmopolitan

NewsblogDo the Cubs realize how badly the Dodgers insulted them on national TV? - Chicago Tribune
(36 - 9:23pm, Oct 19)
Last: Spahn Insane, stimulus-funded BurlyMan™

NewsblogOT - NBA 2017-2018 Tip-off Thread
(368 - 8:59pm, Oct 19)
Last: CFBF Rides The Zombie Ice Dragon

NewsblogTV Simpsons documentary about 'Homer at the Bat' episode to air Sunday
(18 - 8:51pm, Oct 19)
Last: Lassus

NewsblogALCS Notebook: Cashman on Yankee Analytics, Luhnow on Hiring Hinch | FanGraphs Baseball
(19 - 8:45pm, Oct 19)
Last: jmurph

NewsblogDeadspin: Please Enjoy(?) 21 Years Of Joe Buck Hyping Forgotten Fox Shows
(6 - 8:33pm, Oct 19)
Last: Random Transaction Generator

Sox TherapyQuestioning the Winter
(7 - 8:22pm, Oct 19)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

NewsblogYankees Thumbs Down Guy is now getting his own bobblehead
(5 - 7:57pm, Oct 19)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

NewsblogCubs hold off Dodgers in Game 4 of NLCS | MLB.com
(35 - 6:33pm, Oct 19)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogYankees, Masahiro Tanaka take 3-2 ALCS lead | MLB.com
(7 - 6:30pm, Oct 19)
Last: Slivers of Maranville descends into chaos (SdeB)

NewsblogOT: New Season August 2017 Soccer Thread
(1170 - 6:29pm, Oct 19)
Last: Nose army. Beef diaper? (CoB)

NewsblogDallas Keuchel embraces the ‘calmness’ of being Yankees killer | New York Post
(66 - 5:01pm, Oct 19)
Last: Satan Says

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 10-19-2017
(16 - 4:44pm, Oct 19)
Last: What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face?

NewsblogLCS OMNICHATTER for October 18, 2017
(464 - 4:04pm, Oct 19)
Last: Pat Rapper's Delight (as quoted on MLB Network)

Page rendered in 0.3138 seconds
47 querie(s) executed