Re: Jake Peavy, Johan Santana, & Brandon Webb
Good stuff. As you suggest with PAB, there are some metrics that are more advanced than pitch counts, but pitch counts are a pretty good barometer to tell you if an organization is paying attention.
How, then, are those people of the future—who are taking steroids every day—going to look back on baseball players who used steroids? They're going to look back on them as pioneers. They're going to look back at it and say "So what?" - Bill James, Cooperstown and the 'Roids