|Re: Lupica is an idiot, part 43
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Author: Double-Aces Date: Jan 15, 2007 23:11
No longer a workhorse? You just answered the question goofy.
"Tom K" yahoo.com> wrote in message
> Zod wrote:
>> A qoute from today's column:
>> "Profiling of any kind in any area of life is always a risky business,
>> sometimes a dangerous one. No one is saying that Roger Clemens is guilty
>> just because he fits the performance-enhancing profile. But even Clemens
>> himself has to understand why he's in the conversation now, and isn't
>> leaving it anytime soon."
>> I guess he is part of the conversation now that Lupica says so?
>> How did this guy ever get a job?
> I guess in this era, all suspicion should not be surprising. But there
> is nothing that connects
> Roger Clemens with performance-enhancing drugs. The Grimsley stuff was
> denied, and was
> pretty much given very little credibility.
> It is possible that it's performance-enhancing drugs. It's also
> possible that the guy simply has maintained
> a 93-94 MPH and nasty splitter (the only two pitches he really uses
> anymore). And it's not like he's Superman -
> he's pretty much a 6 inning/100 pitch type of pitcher now. He's no
> longer the big workhorse - it's just that the
> innings he DOES provide are superb innings.