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The Five Spot: Ranking MLB's top pitchers

Jun 1, 2009, 10:32 PM EST

We’ve just rolled out a new section on NBCSports.com called The Five Spot.

We throw out a topic, rank the top five, and let the readers have their
turn. Sort of like our own little place for bar arguments, only
hopefully a little more coherent.

Anyway, the debut topic for “The Spot” is baseball’s top five pitchers. The list?

1. Johan Santana
2. Roy Halladay
3. Tim Lincecum
4. CC Sabathia
5. Cole Hamels

So who got left off? Should the order be changed? For the record, I’d put Zack Greinke on there. But that’s just me.

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