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June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

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May 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Daily Notes: Some Almost Not Meaningless Spring Numbers

Table of Contents Here’s the table of contents for today’s edition of the Daily Notes. 1. Some Almost Not Meaningless Spring Numbers 2. Mostly Unhelpful Video: Tom Layne, Striking Out Sides Some Almost Not Meaningless Spring Numbers The bespectacled reader is likely aware that spring training baseball has begun. As Jeff Sullivan pointed out earlier this month, there are a number...
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February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Tom Layne and Release Points

You know the saying — “It’s not about the size of the boat’s engine, it’s about the motion of the ocean.” Pretty sure that’s it. The point is, despite the strong correlation between fastball velocity and strikeout rate, there are plenty of pitchers that make less gas work by varying speeds, varying location, and varying movement. Jack Moore did an excellent job of...
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September 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Tom Layne Emerges From Padres Bullpen

Tom Layne‘s major league career is just 157 pitches old. Typically, this is not great news for a 27-year-old. Layne, however, has put together an exemplary 157 pitches to open his time in the big leagues. Following a one-out save Wednesday night, Layne sits with a 1.74 ERA and a 17-to-1 strikeout-to-walk ratio in his first 10.1 major league innings. Even Layne’s two runs allowed...
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September 06, 2012  |  Discuss

St. Louis native Tom Layne picks up first big league save

St. Louis native Tom Layne may not be wearing a St. Louis Cardinals jersey, but he is doing everything he can to help the Cardinals out this month while wearing a San Diego Padres uniform. On Wednesday, Layne picked up his first Major League save in a 4-2 Padres victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates, who the Cardinals now lead by a half game in the National League Central Division...
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August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Layne Strikes Out Three in Debut

From the CPL Former Martinsville Mustangs starter Tom Layne made his major league debut with the San Diego Padres on August 14. The 6-3, 185-pound lefty from Mount Olive went one inning in relief and struck out the side in the Padres 6-0 loss to the Atlanta Braves. Layne, who was promoted earlier that day from Double-A San Antonio showed no signs of being nervous as two of...
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August 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Padres designate Hinshaw for assignment

The San Diego Padres selected left-handed pitcher Tom Layne from Double-A San Antonio and designated left-handed pitcher Alex Hinshaw for assignment. Hinshaw, 29, has made 31 relief appearances for the Padres this year, going 1-1 with a 4.50 ERA. Layne, 27, has split this season among Triple-A Reno of the Arizona Diamondbacks organization as well as Triple-A Tucson and Double...
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August 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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