Originally Posted by Chez
Hard to believe that about one year ago KW wanted to move Sale back to the bullpen!
As for "dominant aces," Contreras and Loaiza were awfully good over a similar stretch of time.
Happy for Adam Dunn.
True, but both of those (Loaiza in particular) seemed like catching lightning in a bottle. Sale is 24 years old!
plus St. Louis and Milwaukee
plus NYC parks and Minnesota
plus PNC Park in Pittsburgh
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