With my day off yesterday, I forgot to post the next round of projections. My bad! Since we were talking about Tillman vs. Arrieta in the comments of Bird Droppings yesterday, I thought we could tackle them next. And stay tuned for a post this evening with a summary of all of the infielders projections.
Arrieta debuted last season and made eighteen starts, finishing strong under his new manager. But he certainly had his ups and downs. Prior to being called up, Arrieta made 12 starts at AAA for the Tides. Here are his stats over the last three years:
Chris Tillman has more major league experience than Jake Arrieta, but is younger and spent much of last year being shuttled between the Orioles and AAA Norfolk. Here are his stats over the last three years:
Below the jump, predict how well you think each of these young starters will pitch for the Orioles in 2011. As always, you can check out prior projections posts (and make your own) here.