Originally written May 13, 2012 on isportsweb.com:
The best pitching stats are between Roy Halladay and the Philadelphia Phillies versus the Halos.  How close are they and which team is better?  The Apocalyptic Horsemen Stats are in my daily coverage. TAL'S HANDY STATS   WELCOME, NEWCOMERS: 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. Top Performance Yesterday: Shaun Marcum Worked 7 Three-Hit Innings Against The Cubs At Home   REASONING For The Stats: 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. STARTING & RELIEF PITCHING: CLUBSP INNSP ERSP ERASP PERRP PERRP INNRP ERRP ERA Phillies224.20773.0973.6%26.4%080.2475.24 Halos219.00833.4173.8%26.2%077.2384.40 Brewers191.00954.4864.9%35.1%103.1564.88 Giants209.10743.1871.3%28.7%084.1353.74 Yankees190.11014.7864.7%35.3%104.0292.51   TOTAL PITCHING & STARTS OF 6.1 INNINGS OR MORE: CLUBINNERERAARMSCONVGMSPER Phillies305.11243.665183452.9% Halos296.21213.675203458.8% Brewers294.11514.624103330.3% Giants293.21093.345163348.5% Yankees294.11303.984143342.4%   KEYS: 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. SESeason Ending   STARTERS WITH OUTINGS OF 6.1 INNINGS OR MORE: NOTE:  Click entries button to open more than the visible 10. CLUBHURLERCONVLASTRESULTUPDATE 01PHLHalladay7 of 85/12CONV 02SFCain5 of 75/06Short 02NYYSabathia5 of 75/10CONV 04LAAWeaver4 of 75/02Night 04LAAHaren4 of 75/03 04SFBumgarner4 of 75/05 6:03 PM 04LAAWilson4 of 85/05 11:09 PMShort 04LAAWilliams4 of 55/06 04PHLBlanton4 of 65/08 9:06 PM 04SFVogelsong4 of 55/09 12:01 AM 04LAASantana4 of 75/09 9:54 PM 04NYYKuroda4 of 75/11 CONV 13MILGallardo3 of 74/22 13PHLHamels3 of 65/06 Day 13NYYNova3 of 65/08 13MILGreinke3 of 75/09 13MILMarcum3 of 75/12CONV 18SFZito2 of 64/14Late Day 18PHLLee2 of 44/18 18PHLWorley2 of 74/30 18NYYHughes2 of 75/12CONV 22SFLincecum1 of 74/28 22MILEstrada1 of 35/07Day     LINK-UP BELOW: There are previews–time permitting–of my next storyline at Tal’s Handy Caps on Facebook.  Join for notification of future glimpses, which will be almost daily.  You’ll also know immediately when my isportsweb post goes up.  It might be worth your while because there are delays of 2 hours on most feeds. Check out my previous publication (The Open Gate) and the 46 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. TAL'S HANDY LINKS       TAL’S HANDY CAPS at Facebook Philadelphia Phillies storyline: more and less Philadelphia Phillies Tal Venada Philadelphia Phillies: 2012 ERA for the NL East at game 33  
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