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Howry simply cannot pitch in the clutch

When Howry came in last night, I knew the game was over.  Way too many times Howry has taken a tight ballgame and blown it.  His overall stats are great, however, look at his stats in save situations this year (and i know last night was not one of those but this is just one way to quantify his "clutch" performance) Howry's numbers: 6 IP, 13 H, 7ER, 1BB, 4K for an ERA of 10.50. That is not what you would like to see from a highly paid setup man. The Cubs should have traded him at the deadline.

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