” In baseball, my theory is to strive for consistency, not to worry about the numbers. If you dwell on statistics you get shortsighted, if you aim for consistency, the numbers will be there at the end. “


” I’m a huge advocate of pitching. You have to have good pitching as the solid core, the foundation. It keeps you in every game. “


” There’s nothing wrong with pitch counts. But not when it’s spit out by a computer, and the computer does not look at an individual’s mechanics. And you can’t look at his genes. It should come from the individual and the pitching coach and the manager. “


” There is no set numerical value you can put on a pitcher. They’re all different. “


” Imagine if these computer geeks who are running baseball now were allowed to run a war? They’d be telling our soldiers: ‘That’s enough. You’ve fired too many bullets from your rifle this week! “


” Take a look at all of them: Marichal, Jenkins, Spahn – what do you think made them successful? They conditioned their arms by pitching more, not less, starting from when they signed their first contract. “


” It takes 20 victories for people to recognize you as a great pitcher. “


” Pitching is what you have best on the day you work, and if you can’t get your fastball over the plate, then maybe you can win with your curve. “


” Basically, hitters fall into a pattern, and once you know what they like, you can set them up for the putout with something else. “



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In baseball, my theory is to strive for consistency, not to worry about the numbers. If you dwell on statistics you get shortsighted, if you aim for consistency, the numbers will be there at the end.
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There is no set numerical value you can put on a pitcher. They
Imagine if these computer geeks who are running baseball now were allowed to run a war? They
Take a look at all of them: Marichal, Jenkins, Spahn - what do you think made them successful? They conditioned their arms by pitching more, not less, starting from when they signed their first contract.
It takes 20 victories for people to recognize you as a great pitcher.
Pitching is what you have best on the day you work, and if you can
Basically, hitters fall into a pattern, and once you know what they like, you can set them up for the putout with something else.
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