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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #75: July 17, 2021, 10:38:17 PM »
The absolute worst signing in Nats history. Screw the apologists who refer to his 3 inning outing in game 7. How many games did he lose in the past three years?

It'll take some time but don't worry, Strasburg will eventually claim that throne. It's not his fault, but it is what it is.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #76: July 17, 2021, 10:43:46 PM »
The absolute worst signing in Nats history. Screw the apologists who refer to his 3 inning outing in game 7. How many games did he lose in the past three years?
He actually pitched really well in 2019. He was instrumental in getting to the postseason.

But since then .... yea. . . .

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #77: July 17, 2021, 10:44:11 PM »
It'll take some time but don't worry, Strasburg will eventually claim that throne. It's not his fault, but it is what it is.
I'd say that he's already there

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #78: July 17, 2021, 10:45:25 PM »
The absolute worst signing in Nats history. Screw the apologists who refer to his 3 inning outing in game 7. How many games did he lose in the past three years?

He was quite good in 2019.  3.25 in 33 starts in the regular season, in which the team went 21-12. 

The last two, yikes.

I'd say that he's already there

Yup. Injured and ineffective versus just ineffective and owed a ton more money.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #79: July 17, 2021, 11:11:46 PM »
Every Corbin start goes to hell

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #80: July 18, 2021, 07:51:13 AM »
I'm a big proponent of starters "pitching to contact," but ... Patrick takes it to a whole new level.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #81: July 18, 2021, 10:42:30 AM »
Corbin may have thrown his arm out to help the team win the World Championship.  Since then, he and Stras have never been the same.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #82: July 18, 2021, 10:53:42 AM »
Corbin may have thrown his arm out to help the team win the World Championship.  Since then, he and Stras have never been the same.

Corbin just has no control, Stras is different.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #83: July 18, 2021, 11:37:12 AM »
Corbin just has no control, Stras is different.
Well basically Stras has not pitched since then.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #84: July 23, 2021, 09:33:43 PM »
If opponents can lay off the stuff in the dirt, Corbin really has no "out pitch." He's not fooling hitters at all.   

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #85: July 23, 2021, 09:34:55 PM »
If opponents can lay off the stuff in the dirt, Corbin really has no "out pitch." He's not fooling hitters at all.
He fooled the Lerners.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #86: July 23, 2021, 09:37:05 PM »
2019 World Series

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #87: July 23, 2021, 09:49:54 PM »
He fooled the Lerners.

He certainly did

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #88: July 23, 2021, 09:52:10 PM »
He fooled the Lerners.

He's gonna make a career out of fooling the Astros for 3 innings...

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #89: July 23, 2021, 10:06:05 PM »
He's gonna make a career out of fooling the Astros for 3 innings...
I will give him an excellent 2019 other than that one appearance versus the Dodgers.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #90: July 23, 2021, 10:12:37 PM »
I will give him an excellent 2019 other than that one appearance versus the Dodgers.

...and the Astros in Game 4 of the WS...

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #91: July 23, 2021, 10:17:24 PM »
And the Cards in Game 4

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #92: July 24, 2021, 07:31:58 AM »
World Series game 7 was his finest moment, but he has turned into Gio 2.0

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #93: July 24, 2021, 07:52:06 AM »
World Series game 7 was his finest moment, but he has turned into Gio 2.0
That's an unfair insult to Gio. We got a good bit more out of him before he crashed and burned.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #94: July 24, 2021, 08:25:29 AM »
...and the Astros in Game 4 of the WS...]

Yes


And the Cards in Game 4

Yes

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #95: July 24, 2021, 08:34:01 AM »
Post-2019 Patrick Corbin is the Yunesky Maya of Gio Gonzalez’s

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #96: July 24, 2021, 10:27:35 AM »
That's an unfair insult to Gio. We got a good bit more out of him before he crashed and burned.
Yea but Gio always failed in the playoffs.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #97: July 24, 2021, 12:39:17 PM »
That's an unfair insult to Gio. We got a good bit more out of him before he crashed and burned.
Gio had a sub-4 ERA, made 30+ starts, and threw 175+ innings every season from 2012 -2017 except one in that stretch. Not an ace, but if Corbin gave you that we'd be ecstatic.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #98: July 25, 2021, 12:07:19 AM »
Gio had a sub-4 ERA, made 30+ starts, and threw 175+ innings every season from 2012 -2017 except one in that stretch. Not an ace, but if Corbin gave you that we'd be ecstatic.
sub 4 ERA? That’s like saying a batter hit above .250.

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Re: Patrick Corbin Consternation Thread
« Reply #99: July 25, 2021, 09:15:22 AM »
sub 4 ERA? That’s like saying a batter hit above .250.
Well yea that is good because the MLb average is .241.