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4.30.2009

Was Zack Greinke Jinxed?

Zack Greinke is untouchable this season.At what point do we bring up a pitcher's scoreless streak without jinxing him? Do we keep it to ourselves? Whisper it to the dude sitting next to us? Write a giant cover story about it? That is, if you believe in that sort of thing.

The same question arose when reading about Kansas City Royals ace Zack Greinke's long string of goose eggs all over the internet this week, just days before he gave up his first earned run in 43 innings on Wednesday. It took only two batters: a double by Marco Scutaro before Vernon Wells singled him home with two outs in the first to produce the first earned run off the righty since last September, a streak that spanned six incredible starts.

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6 Comments:

Megs said...

GREAT article Suz! I especially like where you touched on his past issues and struggles with depression. More needs to be said about that taboo subject I think!

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