Found October 09, 2013 on Mets360.com:
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Back in January of this year, the Mets360 crew set out to predict the 2013 statistical performance of key personnel. In this entry in our ongoing recap, we take a look back at what we expected of Jonathon Niese and what he delivered. We were by and large a sanguine bunch when it came to Niese, as these crowdsourced predictions will attest: IP: 190.2 ERA: 3.60 K: 158 BB: 53 WHIP: 1.215 Here’s how the Mets’ Opening Day starter actually fared during an injury-pocked campaign, along with our best and worst projections in each category: IP: 143 Best: 147.1 (McWilliam) Worst: 210 (Joura) ERA: 3.71 Best: 3.70 (Parker, Walendin) Worst: 4.69 (McWilliam) K: 105 Best: 130 (McWilliam) Worst: 183 (Groveman) BB: 48 Best: 48 (Rogan) Worst: 73 (Hangley) WHIP: 1.441 Best: 1.400 (McWilliam) Worst: 1.166 (Rogan) Hard to say which of us shanked these Niese projections the most, but I’ll go ahead and award McWilliam closest-to-the-pin on this one, even though he was off on ERA by almost a full run. Nie...
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