Posted on: May 8, 2008 11:54 pm

Carlos Villanueva is a Four Inning Pitcher

Villanueva has made seven starts this season and there is a clear drop off in effectiveness after the end of the fourth inning for him. Here are the numbers:

Villanueva through the first 4 innings:

W-L (if game ended then): 4-2
ERA: 2.89
WHIP: 1.18
BAA: .219
K/9IP: 7.07

Villanueva in the 5th and beyond:

W-L: 2-4
ERA: 14.25
WHIP: 2.82
BAA: .475
K/9IP: 3.27
Category: MLB
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