Sports David Price vs Johnny Cueto

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  1. DDragon

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    Everyone thought Price was the #1 free agent pitcher on the market and nobody wanted to pay for Cueto because he had a bad post season. Well the stats dont lie. They are both the same age btw.

    ERA-W/L-SO-WHIP

    Price 4.68-8-4-110-1.22

    Cueto 2.42-11-1-98-1.02




    Cueto 6 yr/130 m vs Price 7 yr/217 m
     
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    Baseball needs a salary cap.
     
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    i like cueto cause away team fans seem to hate him
     
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    I used to think that but the KC Royals made back to back World Series on a smaller budget. Pirates make playoffs 3 years in a row on a small budget.
     
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    Cueto---I watched him a lot last year
    he had a few gems
    but he was not good an awful lot

    he's a little fragile in the melon I think
    though after watching Price melt after that fuck in the field with the Jays/Royals he might be a little as well
     
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    That's fine but doesn't change my opinion. What the Marlins paid Stanton is going to screw a lot of teams once it comes time for Trout, Harper, etc to get get paid.
     
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    yep
    look how many teams in the past decade have tried to buy a WS and not done shit
    baseball is a funny sport like that
     
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    judgements might be premature on this
     
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    Oh, and fuck the Cubs
     
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    Price isn't even the best pitcher on his own team. He is being out pitched by a knuckleballer.
     
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    I wonder who has the best record in the AL and tied for the best record in baseball?

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    And Rougy Odor is the best fighter too!
     
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    Don't know what the deal is with price but as a Yankee fan I'll take it.
     
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    Ultimately baseball is like the other sports it's about who gets lucky in the draft. Even if you can't afford to resign players you still have them for the first 4-5 years of their career anyway and now with real steroid testing the first 4-5 years are prime years now


    All those years the Yankees "bought" championships were really about Gene Michael killing it in the draft in the early 90's
     
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    amazing how Cueto's stock dropped so quickly, he was one of the hottest commodities in baseball, a few bad games and everyone kicked him to the curb, reminds me of old Luis Tiant with the different angles his pitches come in at.
     
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    KK....and that's the end of the inning.
     
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    amazing what a return to the NL will do for a pitcher
     
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    And making great trades like Roberto Kelly for Paul O'Neil and a pile of junk for David Cone.
     
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    "Every 3 innings you get an inning off."