Originally Posted by WhiteSox5187
Well the first year they lowered the mound Gibson put up a 2.18 ERA with a 1.102 WHIP and 269 Ks (one more than he had in 1968). I'd say that is pretty dominant. Gibson pretty much dominated until he was 38 in 1974 and even then he still threw 240 innings with 3.83 ERA.
He was deff still great but I don't see a 1.12 era in 68 which makes him seem better than what he was.