Author Topic: Follow the Prospects: Brad Pea****, RHP  (Read 14102 times)

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Brad Pea****, RHP
« Reply #225: July 13, 2011, 03:03:49 AM »
My problem with Law here (as I've had other problems with him) is the sloppiness/laziness.

Matt Moore's AA numbers, in that postgame video, were described as "video game" and they are, indeed, outstanding numbers.  Brad Pea****'s numbers, at the same level, are better, not by a lot but still better.

Moore has been pegged as one of the top pitching prospects in the minors so his outstanding numbers are no surprise to Law et al.  Brad Pea**** isn't regarded anywhere near that.  If you were even kind of curious, you'd wonder why Pea****'s numbers are better than Moore's.  Perhaps it would encourage you to do a little research, ie that Kilgore blog entry about his new delivery, to see if there's anything you're missing.  Of course, Law takes the lazy path, and assumes that Moore's great numbers are because he's a top of the rotation, potential ace and Pea****'s great, slightly better, numbers are a result of random luck.