Re: Buster Olney says scouts are raving about Mike Leake
Originally Posted by dougdirt
What leads you to believe that? His 2011 success was based on a .272 BABIP. Don't confuse this with me saying he sucks, but I am just not sure I see the improvements coming forth either. Perhaps a little one as his HR/FB rate gets back to the 13-14% instead of 16%.
Like you said... the HR/FB ratio was just as inflated if not more inflated than his BABIP was deflated in 2011.
"No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win one-third of your games. It's the other third that makes the difference." ~Tommy Lasorda