Originally Posted by Foulke You
2014 will be the pivotal year for Danks. If we see his velocity and arm strength return after more than a full year removed from surgery, then he has a chance to be the guy he once was. If that velocity doesn't return, we will be stuck paying $15 million per year for a #5 starter.
It wasn't just the loss of stuff. Most of those guys suffered continual setbacks, mostly injuries to other areas of the shoulder.