Noah Lowry has set the standard: The goal right now is to walk fewer than 9 batters per inning. Yikes. Outings like Blanton's and Zito's and Lowry's so far this spring remind you of how little spring training stats mean - and at the same time how fragile the art of pitching can be and how quickly it can bite you in the Ankiel. Enjoy the game today, and hey - let's not get hurt out there!
Open Thread: Spring Training Game 6 - A's vs. M's