Originally Posted by blumj
I don't get why no one ever seems to want to keep this guy. There must be something about him, other than his pitching. The Red Sox had a pretty lousy pen in '06, but it was like they couldn't get rid of him fast enough.
It's his pitching.
He's OK, but his DIPS ERA is generally in the mid to high 4's, including last year.
When he has a better ERA, he's been lucky.