Re: Mike Leake may be running on fumes...
Originally Posted by jojo
He's reverting back to a backend starter. BTW Arroyo has a career era of 4.20 and has had a single season of 3.5 or better era. Leake is heading toward his peripherals which suggests a >4.00 era, a below average starter by today's environment.
Arroyo has put up around a 3.75 ERA four out of the last five years. His other year, he was sick. That's well above average.
We'll see how those peripherals play out. The same was said of Arroyo and he's done okay.
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