Some more thoughts on the five-year contract extension that Matt Cain signed today. * Per ESPN’s TruMedia, only four starting pitchers — Justin Verlander, Clayton Kershaw, Roy Halladay, and Cole Hammels — had lower wOBA against scores last year. Batters averaged a .262 wOBA against Matt Cain in 2011. That really is a remarkable number. The league average wOBA against… Read more →
— More to come later, but for now, yay! This means I won’t have to break out any of those dreadful ‘Matt Cain on the Yankees’ images that I created back in January.