Originally posted on The Bay Cave  |  Last updated 5/6/13
The 2012 Cy Young Award winner is not very Cy Young-ish to start the 2013 season. And for those saying Rays pitcher David Price is just having a slow start should go and look at his track record. Price’s ERA is 6.25 with a 1-3 record in seven games. In April, he finished with a 5.21 ERA,  22 runs, six home runs, nine walks, 35 strikeouts, and hitters batted .289 against him. Why is this relevant? Because he has not had a worse month of April in his professional career for opponents production allowed. 2012 2.67 ERA, nine runs, one home run  11 walks, 23 strikeouts, .246 average allowed 2011 2.95 ERA, 18 runs, four home runs, nine walks, 30 strikeouts, .274 average allowed 2010 2.20 ERA, seven runs, two home runs, nine walks, 26 strikeouts, .202 average allowed 2009 (called up halfway through May) 3.00 ERA three runs, one home run, seven walks, 17 strikeouts, .243 average allowedFor BABIP, he allowed a good .285 in 2012. This season, he is allowing .351. His velocity is also down at...
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