Here is some food for thought:
Brandon Webb in 2006
10th in Strikeouts
1st in NL Cy Young voting
Some guys just don't need to miss bats to get their outs. Lots of guys have made it as ground-ball pitchers. Sure, its not as sexy as lots of Ks, but its as effective and in some cases (with runners on), even more effective as you're able to induce the double play much more.
Fan of the Yankees and Syracuse Hoops.