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Old 04-22-2019, 09:45 AM
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Default 2019 on pace to be historically bad year for bullpens

If current trends continue, 2019 will be the first year since the 60's where relievers have had a worse ERA than starters. The article blames the trend of pulling SPs out of games earlier.
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