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The two sides of Liriano – celebrating a no hitter and biting his jersey in the dugout Mevs had a brilliant idea of recognizing a batter each week who goes off for that week, maybe out of no where.  We couldn’t ignore the pitchers for long though.  After much deliberation (with myself), we’d like to introduce the Francisco Liriano IcyHot Award.  Let me explain why we chose this name.  First of all, it’s gives maximum flexibility.  Francisco Liriano has had only 2 starts in his 2013 season after returning from injury.  His numbers? 16 K in 11 innings, 1.64 ERA, and 2 wins.  This is the hot side of Liriano.  The icy side?  It’s ugly.  A 5 game stretch in April 2011 back in Minnesota. Going 1-4 and compiling a 9.13 ERA in the process.  Yikes.  Naming the award this allows us to bestow it upon anyone we want (unless they went 1-1 with a 3.50ERA…that’s lukewarm man).  It could go to a guy getting a no hitter, it could go to a complete disaster…it’s a grab bag. IcyHot is our unofficia
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