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. Shooty Survived the Shutdown of '14! 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)
#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

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Ray (RDP)
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogSend Alex Gordon! | FiveThirtyEight
(96 - 12:34pm, Oct 31)
Last: Ray (RDP)

NewsblogOT: Politics, October 2014: Sunshine, Baseball, and Etch A Sketch: How Politicians Use Analogies
(4836 - 12:33pm, Oct 31)
Last: You Know Nothing JT Snow (YR)

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread - October 2014
(644 - 12:30pm, Oct 31)
Last: Spivey

NewsblogFull Count ยป Red Sox sign Koji Uehara to 2-year contract
(26 - 12:28pm, Oct 31)
Last: villageidiom

NewsblogBoston.com: Youk Retires
(12 - 12:27pm, Oct 31)
Last: Fernigal McGunnigle has become a merry hat

NewsblogJoe Maddon is to become Cubs manager, sources say
(122 - 12:21pm, Oct 31)
Last: zonk

NewsblogAngell: The Best
(24 - 12:18pm, Oct 31)
Last: AROM, Instagram Gangsta

NewsblogNo, Alex Gordon wouldn't have scored an inside the park home run
(153 - 12:15pm, Oct 31)
Last: AROM, Instagram Gangsta

NewsblogDeadline: World Series Ratings: Game 7 Scores Home Run For Fox
(19 - 12:09pm, Oct 31)
Last: villageidiom

NewsblogNY Times: In Rare Film, White Sox Before They Were Black Sox
(3 - 12:08pm, Oct 31)
Last: Jarrod HypnerotomachiaPoliphili(Teddy F. Ballgame)

NewsblogMLB -- It's time to back off on manager bashing - ESPN
(9 - 12:05pm, Oct 31)
Last: What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face?

NewsblogStatcast: Gordon stops 90 feet from tying Game 7
(1 - 12:03pm, Oct 31)
Last: Jarrod HypnerotomachiaPoliphili(Teddy F. Ballgame)

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 10-31-2014
(16 - 11:59am, Oct 31)
Last: Good cripple hitter

NewsblogA Visit to Madison Bumgarner Country, and a Proud Father's Home - NYTimes.com
(3 - 11:06am, Oct 31)
Last: Hal Chase School of Professionalism

NewsblogNewest Hall of Fame Candidates Announced
(65 - 10:46am, Oct 31)
Last: Ron J2

Page rendered in 0.1186 seconds
52 querie(s) executed