Originally Posted by Johnny Footstool
Why? Just a hunch?
Couple of things...
1. Remember what LaRussa said? Cardinals manager Tony La Russa is especially high on Williams, calling him one of the NL's best left-handed starters last season...
2. He's finally healthy (shoulder surgery in 2002). And I think he's just finding his game. He's 27, moving into his prime and has some good ML experience now.
3. Even if he repeats his 4.41 ERA from last year...with the runs the Reds should score for him...he could win some games.
4. And, yes, he is better than Milton
Call me crazy...but let's check back 6 months from now...