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Pitching deep into almost every game, Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies is among the best. What premier starters are out west?  The Apocalyptic Horsemen Stats are in my daily coverage.




I am alternating a game-day 2012 ERA For The NL East and a 2012 ERA For The MLB 5. See link section below. In each publication, the number after the title will be based on the quantity of outcomes played by the Phillies.


REASONING For The Stats:

Top Performance Yesterday: Jerome Williams Works In The 3rd Of 6.2 Solid Frames At Home Against The O's

These numbers are a glimpse over the pitching coach’s shoulder, because they warn of difficulty ahead. The rule of thumb is that the bullpen load should be no more than 33.3%, which is a 6-complete average per scheduled outing. That is why going a distance into the game is 6.1 frames or more, which is 70.4%. The added detail of 1 out per contest is 54 innings over the long summer’s course. This also shows the mound masters that give the relievers a well deserved night off, but there is a rust factor due to lack of backend chances. If there are any questions, please ask.


Note:  All old ERA tables are automatically updated.


CLUBSP INNSP ERSP ERASP PERRP PERRP INNRP ERRP ERA Phillies95.1242.2775.3%24.7%31.1072.01 Halos84.2414.3669.4%30.6%37.1215.06 Brewers78.2495.6164.0%36.0%44.1183.65 Giants82.1343.7271.0%29.0%33..2123.21 Yankees80.0485.4062.8%37.2%47.1091.71



CLUBINNERERAARMSCONVGMSPER Phillies126.2312.20581457.1% Halos122.0624.57561442.9% Brewers123.0674.90351435.7% Giants116.0463.57461346.2% Yankees127.1574.03331421.4%



ABRVS.MEANING ARMSPitchers With 6.1 Innings Plus CONVConverted Start Of 6.1 Innings Or More LastLast Conversion ResultOutcome Of Last Start UpdateNext Start Or Status Change Note:Listing is in order of conversion, including time of day.



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CLUBHURLERCONVLASTRESULTUPDATE 1PHLHalladay3 of 34/17 12:08 AMNight 2SFZito2 of 34/14Short 2LAAWeaver2 of 34/16 11:49 PMNight 2MILGallardo2 of 34/17 9:47 PM 2MILGreinke2 of 34/18 10:01 PM 2SFCain2 of 34/18 11:32 PM 2PHLLee2 of 34/18 11:37 PM 8LAAWilson1 of 34/09 6:29 PM 8NYYNova1 of 34/09 9:27 PMShort 8SFBumgarner1 of 34/12 5:12 PM 8PHLBlanton1 of 24/12 8:37 PM 8NYYKuroda1 of 34/13 8MILMarcum1 of 34/14Short 8PHLHamels1 of 34/15 3:30 PMShort 8SFVogelsong1 of 14/15 6:17 PMDay 8NYYSabathia1 of 34/17 9:19 PM 8LAAHaren1 of 34/17 11.42 PM 8LAASantana1 of 34/18 8PHLWorley1 of 34/19CONV 8LAAWilliams1 of 24/21 12:03 AMCONV




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Check out my previous publication (Second 2nd Sacker), and the 30 storylines–so far–for 2012 on the Phillies page or my author archives, where there is an excerpt photo.

Tal’s Handy Stats is daily coverage. I am alternating the 2012 ERA For The NL East and the 2012 ERA For The MLB 5. Thank you, to all who bookmarked the Phillies page, because feeds are erratic at times.




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