Originally written on Brewers Bar  |  Last updated 10/19/14
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Photo: MLB.comGame One: Randy Wolf (21.1 IP, 5.72 FIP) vs. Joe Wieland (17 IP, 5.07 FIP) Wolf had his first quality start of the year last time out, though facing the Astros probably helped. It worked out nicely that Wolf, a fly-ball pitcher who sometimes struggles with the home run, was able to start at spacious Petco Park.He will be facing Joe Wieland, a rookie right-hander thirteen years his junior. Wieland was never a great prospect, but has steadily improved as he has climbed the minor-league ladder, and now projects to be a solid midrotation arm. Wieland's stuff is good, but unexceptional: His fastball sits at 90-92 mph, his curveball and change are solid, and he throws a slider as well. His command, however, is exceptional, as he is yet to walk more than 2.6 batters per nine in any minor-league season, and this adds to all of his pitches. Wieland is pretty untested in the majors, but the initial results have been pretty good, save for some problems with the home run. Ga...
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