Originally Posted by Smelvin
I agree with all of that. Zito isn't a #1, but sure is getting paid like it. Thankfully Matt Cain is making the league minimum for the next 5 years.
I like Zito, don't love him. But he'll take the ball every turn and should put up an ERA in the low 3's. I'll take that given the circumstances.
Whatever happened to Jesse Foppert? Dude looked like the next big stud pitcher in the league about 2 years ago.