Also, taking a look at the Pitcher Abuse Points report, we see again that the Giants are running their rotation into the ground.
6. Barry Zito
8. Matt Cain
9. Matt Morris
13. Noah Lowry
Is this the fault of Dave Righetti, the pitching coach who has been with San Francisco for several years, or Bruce Bochy, who arrived in the offseason? Part of the problem may be the Giant bullpen - it ranks 20th in WXRL.
By the way, the #1 pitcher on the Pitcher Abuse Points report, A.J. Burnett, had to leave yesterday's game due to a shoulder strain.