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Old 09-17-2013, 03:06 PM
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Originally Posted by TDog View Post
I'm not impressed Sale leads the league with four complete games. One was only eight innings.

Originally Posted by TDog View Post
Baseball, ultimately, is about winning. Sale's numbers are almost as good as Scherzer's numbers, but no one seems to care that Scherzer has done more to help his team win. That would matter to Sox fans if their numbers were reversed.
Because wins are not a solid metric of talent/performance. They are mostly - mostly - the result of run support. Scherzer 5.53 - 4th in the AL. Sale - 3.18 - 37th in the league.
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."

Last edited by kittle42; 09-17-2013 at 05:23 PM.
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