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Old 08-31-2009, 11:24 AM
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Originally Posted by Hitmen77 View Post

An interesting article on Hudson's progress this year:
One thing not mentioned has been to watch Hudson's GB:FB ratio plummet as he moved up the ranks. Gotta keep the ball down against the more advanced hitters.

Hopefully that is something he can continue to learn. Most of the rest of his stat lines have been pretty solid once he's had his feet under him at the new level, as the article indicated.

And if he can be an MLB average pitcher next year as our 5th starter, I would take it in a heartbeat. I have a feeling he will be the front-runner for that job unless they keep Sweaty Freddie (which I would suggest doing as of today given his solid starts and Peavy not yet proving healthy)
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