• The New Luis Vizcaino

    Posted by on July 24th, 2007 · Comments (4)

    Luis Vizcaino’s stats since May 28th:

    27 games
    27.3 IP
    26 K’s
    .160 Opp BA
    .234 Opp SLG
    0.99 ERA

    You really can’t ask a relief pitcher to throw any better than that.

    Comments on The New Luis Vizcaino

    1. ynks4life
      July 24th, 2007 | 8:59 pm

      I don’t recall what exact game but I do remember watching Mo’ give Vizcaino some pointers before the game. I hope The Viz can keep it up.

    2. July 24th, 2007 | 9:55 pm

      It seems as if Torre is falling in love with Vizcaino, just like he did in April.

    3. July 25th, 2007 | 9:27 am

      ynks4life – here’s the story:

      http://www.yesnetwork.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20070724&content_id=1428455&vkey=2

      Struggling through his first few months with the Yankees, Luis Vizcaino needed a shoulder to lean on. Mariano Rivera offered.

      Now, with Vizcaino plugging away as one of the club’s more reliable relievers, Rivera’s gesture is paying dividends.

      Torre recalled having a casual conversation with Rivera in the visitors’ clubhouse at Colorado’s Coors Field in June, discussing the continuing tutelage of Vizcaino. The consensus was that the 32-year-old should be brought along slowly and with a soft touch.

    4. Raf
      July 25th, 2007 | 3:18 pm

      Luis Vizcaino

      2007 ERA+: 103
      Career: 103

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