Astros, Dodgers, Cards bullpen turmoil
Make some room, Ryan Franklin and Matt Thornton, you've got a new partner atop the blown-saves leaderboard (4): Brandon Lyon.
Lyon, a surprisingly effective closer for the Houston Astros the final two months of last season, converting 19 of 20 save chances with a 2.51 ERA and 0.96 WHIP, is off to a miserable start to 2011, blowing as many saves (4) as he has converted (4), while posting a 7.15 ERA and 2.12 WHIP. What's worse, he blew his fourth save in spectacular fashion on ...
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