B.O.T.D. for August 30, 2013 belongs to Francisco Liriano, SP, Pittsburgh Pirates.
In a 5-0 win over the Cards, Liriano went 8 innings, striking out 6 and surrendering only 2 hits and 2 walks.
We’re running out of good things to say about Liriano. Bum of the Year and Cy Bum favorite, Francisco Liriano has been the definition of utter dominance this season, all while making a meager $1 Million.
Here’s how Liriano ranks amongst fellow starting pitchers: (minimum 130 innings)
ERA: 2.57 (4th)
WHIP: 1.18 (25th)
AVG: .216 (10th)
HR/FB: 5.9% (7th)
FIP: 2.64 (6th)
Best free agent signing of the off-season?