Originally Posted by Degenerate39
There would be some people here that would say that's a bad thing. But pitching to contact worked pretty well for Greg Maddux so keep on doing what you're doing Homer. You don't have to strike everyone out.
Giving up K's only makes sense if (1) your control improves such that you don't walk as many;and (2) you don't give up as many HR's.
Maddux was so good becuase he still struck out a reasonable amount, and was very stingy with the walks and the HR's.