Originally Posted by Far East
Haynes may just call it quits. I recall in the late 50's the Reds releasing veteran LHP Art Fowler. Upon being told of his release, Art said something like, "If I can't make this pitching staff, I don't belong in the game!"
OTPH, Jimmy still feels that he can get big league hitters out and is younger (31) than Fowler was (34) at the time.
pitchers make a lot more money now than in the late 50's.