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Old 04-26-2013, 09:30 PM
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Originally Posted by WhiteSox5187 View Post
I think for starters at least ERA is a pretty reliable stat. Ultimately EVERY stat provides just a snap shot, but I am hard pressed to think of a starter who posted a good ERA that wasn't actually that good.
I can probably find a guy whose xERA was like a run or more higher than his ERA, but I'm too lazy right now.
Ridiculousness across all sports:

(1) "You have no valid opinion because you never played the game."
(2) "Stats are irrelevant. This guy just doesn't know how to win."
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