Originally Posted by jeremyb1
Outstanding post Randar. This is akin to people comparing Jeremy Reed to Jeff Abbot and Scott Ruffcorn and these atrocious comparisons need to be corrected ASAP in my opinion. Buehrle was dominating AA hitters at 21 wheras Stewart was far less successful as a 23 year old IRRC. You have to pay close attention to (in order of importance) 1) Age 2) Peripheral Stats (BB/K, K/9, HR/IP, etc.) and 3) ERA.
So Jeremy Reed can't throw strikes? I'll agree, comparing him to Scott Ruffcorn is atrocious.