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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
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   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. Shooty would run in but these bone spurs hurt! 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 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)

Ed Whiton

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

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