Game 53, Red Sox at Mariners
7:10. Matsuzaka v Batista.
In WPA, Matsuzaka is 3rd in all of baseball at 1.84. Ratios:
Batista is -.97
1.5K/game separates the two pitchers right now, and in their starts so far, the results have been a difference of nearly three games in value.
CAIRO AT FIREST! His outstanding work charging a bunt yesterday is rewarded with a start!
VIDRO OPTION WATCH:
Only 250-300 plate appearances to go until his 2009 option vests!