"On-base percentage is great if you can score runs and do something with that on-base percentage," Baker said. "Clogging up the bases isn't that great to me."
And the regression begins? Lee's past five contests he has a 6.09 ERA and 1.85 WHIP.
After issuing four walks in his first 53.2 IP, Lee has 10 in his last 28.1 IP.
We'll see. I still say he ends up with an ERA close to 3.50-3.75.
Anybody still buy the Volquez argument? Striking out over one an inning with a very high ground ball rate seems to be doing the trick.