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Phil Hughes has had phenomenal control this season.

Not including one intentional walk, he was walked 14 batters this season over 172.67 innings, for an average of 1 walk every 12.33 innings. :eektf:

He couldn't wait to get out of the pinstripes to turn into an Ace.

I remember when Ed Whitson was a good pitcher for the Padres in 1984 (they won the pennant that year.)

He signed as a free agent with the Yankees, and he wasn't so good for almost 2 years.

He was traded back to the Padres and had a decent season in 1987, a good season in 1988, a great year in 1989, and another great year in 1990:

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/w/whitsed01.shtml

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I remember when Ed Whitson was a good pitcher for the Padres in 1984 (they won the pennant that year.)

He signed as a free agent with the Yankees, and he wasn't so good for almost 2 years.

He was traded back to the Padres and had a decent season in 1987, a good season in 1988, a great year in 1989, and another great year in 1990:

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/w/whitsed01.shtml

He also got in a fistfight with Billy Martin at what's now the Radisson at Cross Keys.

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