Maybe he needs a whole season off.
Worked for A-Rod.
I don't have empirical evidence to support this, but I just don't recall any real pattern of success stories in general from giving pitchers extra rest.
I need a hug.
Trade is going to make my hair turn gray.
Through 20 IP. His career FIP is 3.82, which is dead on with his career ERA. He's not K'ing guys as much this season, but he's walking less as well. Of
Well, CC may be "working on things" but if they're thinking that the extra rest is going to have a benefit of some sort, they're sorely mistaken.
Unless his arm falls off, in my opinion he's looking like a solid #3, and has an outside shot of a #1, and a decent shot at a #2.