Livan Hernandez: Tell My Statistics To Shut Up!

Posted: 6th October 2009 by Farid Rushdi in MLB
Comments Off on Livan Hernandez: Tell My Statistics To Shut Up!
When Livan Hernandez was traded by the Washington Nationals to the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2006, it was a clear-cut trade of a dominant veteran for two above average prospects. á The Diamondbacks were in a pennant race, and LivanÆs guile and cunning was desperately needed. á When Livan Hernandez rejoined Washington three months ago, he came not as a returning hero but a washed up veteran who rode the waiver wire all the way back to the worst team in baseball. á And no wonder. His record was 7-8 with a monstrous 5.47 ERA with the New York Mets. á It was assumed that his only role was to fill in over the last month of the season as the teamÆs young pitchers reached their innings limits for the year. á Once the season was over, he would b ...

Read Full Article at Bleacher Report - MLB
Article written by

Comments are closed.