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Torey Lovullo talks about why he took the Red Sox deal, what his responsibilities will be next year and what the plans are for Hanley Ramirez
Rookie Eduardo Rodriguez pitched 7 and two thirds of shutout baseball in his debut. The guys discuss his performance and the benching of David Ortiz.
several times. We've had those conversations," Nieves said. "When you have a staff like Chicago in '05 like [ Jon ] Garland , [ Mark] Buehrle , [ Jose] Contreras , Freddy Garcia , El Duque (Orlando Hernandez), these guys are seasoned
Contreras (3.61 ERA, 125 ERA+), Mark Buehrle (3.12 ERA, 144 ERA+), Freddy Garcia (3.87 ERA, 116 ERA+), Jon Garland (3.50 ERA, 128 ERA+) Notable change: None. All four of those starters made at least 32 starts. 2004 Red Sox
are active, making it premature to examine how heavy early usage impacted their careers (though both CC Sabathia and Jon Garland have now turned in several healthy years after turning 25). Of the remaining 15 who are no longer pitching in the big leagues, 11 of them
of starters that will never be confused for the ‘90s Braves. Behind Buehrle, Jose Contreras, Freddy Garcia and Jon Garland were all very, very good – far better, in fact, than they would be at nearly any other point in their careers. Meanwhile, a team that had to shuffle between
61 ERA) saw its ERA soar (4.61) the following season. “When you have a staff like Chicago in ’05 like [ Jon ] Garland , [ Mark] Buehrle , [ Jose] Contreras , Freddy Garcia , El Duque ( Orlando Hernandez ), these guys are seasoned guys who have had incredible careers, but it’s true, it took a little bit out of them
options on the free agent market, some of whom might settle for one-year deals, include Bartolo Colon, Jeff Francis, Jon Garland , Paul Maholm , Joel Pineiro and Joe Saunders . (For a more expanded look at what is left on the free agent market
have Chad Billingsley and Clayton Kershaw (another Cy Young sleeper) at the top of the rotation, and Ted Lilly , Jon Garland and Hiroki Kuroda are all swimming safely in the “perfectly serviceable” end of the pool. There is no Adrian Gonzalez, but Andre Either and Matt Kemp both need to have bounce-back years for Don Mattingly
Brewers, who are expecting to hear back from Randy Wolf on their three-year offer today, will turn their attention to Jon Garland should Wolf not sign. The Yankees are close to bringing Andy Pettitte back into the fold for one year and $12 million
good about a month ago. Is Theo's phone burning right now? That's the question. Does he go out and look for a Jon Garland , or somehow manage to pry away Marco Scutaro from Toronto? (A tough feat with Scutaro presenting value to the Jays