Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 3/28/13
I guess if you’re going to be wild you might as well be very effectively wild. Such was the case yesterday as Edinson Volquez took the hill against the Reds. Padre fans know what we are getting out of Volquez each time he goes to the mound and that is that we don’t know which Volquez we will get each time he goes to the mound. We either see a great pitching performance where he only gives up one hit in nine innings, or we see him pitching out of jams set up by walks. Yesterday was a little bit of both. In five innings he only gave up two hits and one run with a strike out. One of the hits was a home run. However, and it is a big however, he walked six. SIX! Now let that sink in for a moment. He put six men on base and none of them crossed the plate. If we can get this Edinson Volquez each time he gets wild then I will take it. It will be interesting to see which side of him shows up April 1 in New York. Here are your links for today: Submit articles and follow me on twitter Follow ...
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