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Fans of baseball, especially those of the New York Mets, know Ollie Perez can be a wee bit wild at times (to put it mildly). However, in his first appearance of the season with the Mariners he threw only 9 pitches and all 9 were strikes. Better yet, he retired 4 batters on those 9 pitches and struck out 1 of them. Perhaps we're looking at the next Greg Madduz-esque control artist...ah, probably not.In 2008 he lead the NL with 105 walks. In 2010 he walked more batters (42) than he struck out (37). For his career he's averaged 5 walks per 9 innings.
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Welcome to the big-leagues Brandon. #MLB #mariners
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Games first star? He Morsed the crap out of that ball!!! #MLB #mariners