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Joe Blanton of the Philadelphia Phillies is a solid option after the number ones.  How does that match-up with the Brew Crew?  The Apocalyptic Horsemen Stats are in my recent coverage linked below.




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 Last Night: Dan Haren Fires A 8th-Inning Fastball During His CG, SO 4-Hitter In Seattle


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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.


CLUBSP INNSP ERSP ERASP PERRP PERRP INNRP ERRP ERA Phillies304.11123.3173.5%26.5%110.0584.75 Halos298.21083.2673.3%27.7%108.2483.98 Brewers250.21234.4263.3%36.7%145.2774.76 Giants283.01103.5069.8%30.2%122.2463.38 Yankees257.21384.8266.0%34.0%132.2392.65



CLUBINNERERAARMSCONVGMSPER Phillies414.11703.696264656.5% Halos407.11563.455284662.2% Brewers396.12004.545134429.6% Giants405.21563.465234551.1% Yankees390.11774.085184440.9%



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



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CLUBHURLERCONVLASTRESULTUPDATE 01PHLHalladay8 of 105/17 02SFVogelsong7 of 085/24CONV 03NYYSabathia6 of 095/20 03SFBumgarner6 of 095/21 9:58 PM 03LAAWilliams6 of 075/22 12:14 AM 03SFCain6 of 095/22 10:23 PM 03LAAWeaver6 of 105/23 5:18 PMCONV 03PHLHamels6 of 095/23 8:56 PNCONV 03LAAHaren6 of 105/24CONV 10PHLBlanton5 of 095/14 Short 10LAASantana5 of 095/15 Late Night 10MILGreinke5 of 095/20 10LAAWilson5 of 105/23 12:19 AM 14NYYKuroda4 of 095/11 14PHLLee4 of 065/20Night 16MILGallardo3 of 094/22Late Night 16NYYNova3 of 085/08Night 16MILMarcum3 of 095/12 16NYYPettitte3 of 035/23CONV 20SFZito2 of 094/14 20PHLWorley2 of 074/30DL'ed 20NYYHughes2 of 095/12 20SFLincecum2 of 095/15Night 24MILEstrada1 of 065/07InjuredDL'ed 24PHLKendrick1 of 055/21 8:53 PM 24MILWolf1 of 095/21 9:53 PM



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