Originally Posted by mbgrayson
In the FWIW category, I looked Harvey's number of innings up to see if he had a "Verducci effect' issue:
2010 North Carolina as a Junior: 90 IP.
2011 Minors: 135 innings pitched
2012 Minors 110 IP, MLB 59 IP, total of 169 IP.
2013 MLB 178.1 IP
Although this year's usage was only a little above last years to date, he was arguably over-used last year. This is why Tom Verducci named his as one of the top pitchers at risk for problems before this year started. (See HERE
Name enough young pitchers and you are bound to get a few right. Give me a dartboard set and I might be able to come up with the next big theory.