Wanted: Ubaldo Jimenez Community Analysis

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Ewing
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I have nothing to really offer for an article but I did some quick research on something that intrigued me. Check out a comparison between Ubaldo and Pedro 2000 in their first fourteen starts:

Ubaldo

1.15 ERA
1.00 WHIP
2.43 K/BB
7.8 K/9

Pedro

1.55 ERA
0.78 WHIP
7.05 K/BB
11.9 K/9

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