Savin Hillbilly said:That's the funny part--it seemed like we signed him almost as an afterthought, a quality veteran for the middle innings, a depth guy. And we just happened to stumble on one of the best relievers of all time. It's like finding out that some dicey-looking guy you met in a pub is the King of Middle-Earth.
Savin Hillbilly said:I love Uehara, but he fills a hole we really didn't have, so to me the signing suggests a deal impending with somebody like Bard involved.
Well, for some.sackamano said:Among pitchers with at least 200 career innings, Uehara's 7.97 career K/BB ratio is the best in baseball history.