Aug 14, 2012
Ben and Sam discuss the significance of a potential big-league promotion for Jurickson Profar and investigate the link between Johan Santana’s no-hitter and his subsequent struggles.
- Jurickson Profar expectations and how the timing compares to Machado being called up by Orioles
- The influx of players being called up earlier and potential reasons why
- Johan Santana being bad after no-hitter and if high pitch count in no hitter is a reason
Elephant sound clip
- Brad Penny comes out of pen and stinks and Sam is sad/mad
- Derek Lowe had 4 strikeouts and Ben is happy
- They talk about the 3 players who were age 19 or younger who played in MLB from 2000 - 2010, BJ aka Melvin Upton, Justin Upton and Wilson Bedemit.
- Denny McLain won 114 games through age 25, after that he won 17 games