I hope I didn't jinx the rest of today's performance.
Seriously, as of the fourth inning, the guy has a 1.94 ERA and a 0.95 WHIP. While he may not put up those kinds of numbers in the future, I think it's reasonable to expect him to continue performing like a #1 starter. Hopefully people on this board will start to realize and appreciate that.
Now let's go out and get one more "ace" to compliment him.