Garza on pace for something amazing

Garza on pace for something amazing
May 3, 2012, 4:26 am
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Since 1901, there have been 18 full seasons in which a pitcher:

- Qualified for the ERA title
- Had a WHIP under 1.000
- Averaged 9.0 strikeouts per 9 innings, and
- Had more strikeouts than hits

Through May 1st of this season, there are five pitchers in the Majors who have maintained this pace:

WHIPK9KHIPJered Weaver (LAA)
0.9539.08362835.2Stephen Strasburg (WSH)
0.8759.563422
32Edwin Jackson (WSH)
0.9749.12261925.2Gio Gonzalez (WSH)
0.94410.31341629.2Matt Garza (CHC)
0.8919.62362033.2Stats are through Tuesday, May 1