Re: Rotation... 2011 edition...
Originally Posted by mth123
For the Record, I don't think the Reds have a minor league starter who projects beyond the number 4 spot in the rotation. Stewart was the only one. ...The Reds may see several of those guys log time in the major leagues, but there isn't a Cueto, Bailey or even Stewart among them. Injuries have a lot to do with it. If Lotzkar could come all the way back he may do better. I like Horst and Klinker.
To be fair, how many teams can say that they added 2 starters (from their farm) with the potential (and realized) talents of a Cueto and Bailey to their rotation in the past 2 years?
Tim McCarver: Baseball Quotes
I remember one time going out to the mound to talk with Bob Gibson. He told me to get back behind the batter, that the only thing I knew about pitching was that it was hard to hit.