Originally Posted by klw
dead arm periods? patterns of overuse?
Probably just normal ebb & flow. Stanton is one of those guys who gives up runs in bunches and over the past few years he has typically done that in May and July. He tends to put together strings of scoreless outings and then hits skids where he can't get anybody out. I don't think you can point to any particular reason as to why it tends to happen in those months. I'm just saying it's par for the course with him.