Originally Posted by vinny
For the season, Sale is tied for 3rd among all pitchers with 4.4 WAR and top-20 in ERA among starters at 2.79, top 10 in K/9 and K/BB as well. Yet in run support he gets only 2.73 runs per start. No starter in MLB with stats like that gets shafted worse. It's beyond pathetic, it's criminal.
Sale is the top pitcher in the American League in WAR currently, and third overall amongst all players behind only Manny Machado and Miguel Cabrera...
Anybody know who the last SP to make the All-Star team with a losing record was? It appears Chris is about to join a pretty exclusive club.