As I said, I watched him play many games here. Don't let his ERA and whatever stat he has fool you. He is horrible in pressure situations with a game or season on the line and is always guaranteed to give up a homerun in the Top of the 9th if the Hanshin Tigers were up 1 or 2 runs. I am glad he is out of Japan and will buy his Hanshin jersey at the thrift store to make some cash off of Cubs fans on Ebay.
List of negative Lakers fans to watch out for this upcoming season on these forums. Even with Steve Nash or D12, they'd find something to complain about: