Signs point to success for Matt Garza
Things change, and that doesn't mean simply the numbers.
Oh, sure, many numbers themselves have changed since last season. For instance, A.J. Burnett, who had the third-worst qualified ERA (5.26) in 2010, has a palatable 3-1 record and 3.52 ERA so far this year. Meanwhile, R.A. Dickey, whose 2.84 ERA ranked 10th last season, has a 4.10 ERA and 1.59 WHIP in five games in 2011.
It happens. "Small sample size," "regression to the mean," "luck" or whatever casual rationale ...
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