The pitching staff of the Seibu Lions has put up some scary numbers in 2018. Not scary-good numbers either.

The recently crowned Pacific League champions entered Wednesday’s games with a 4.23 team ERA that ranked 10th in NPB. They’re eighth in Japan in fielding independent pitching at 4.57, according to Deltagraphs. They’ve allowed 588 earned runs, second-most in NPB.

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