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April 29, 2014 6:00 am
Sonny Gray, the Brewers bullpen, and other Monday stars, plus what to watch today.
The Monday Takeaway
First innings have been a bear for Athletics ace Sonny Gray this season. Coming into his start at Globe Life Park on Monday, Gray had issued six walks and recorded four strikeouts in the opening frame of his first four starts; his K:BB ratio thereafter was a solid 27-to-7.
The double GOTW pod is a success as the guys break down four different pitchers including their new favorite: Jose Fernandez.
Fernandez, Fernandez, Fernandez!!!
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August 7, 2013 7:19 am
Does your fantasy team need rotation help? These hurlers might provide a nice upgrade down the stretch.
Can you believe the season is four months old? As excited as I am to see how the races play out both in the MLB standings and in my fantasy leagues, I’m definitely a little bummed that we only have two months of regular seasons games left. Enough bellyaching, though, we have pennants to chase down.
We just finished another great month that saw all sorts of interesting performances, and I want to highlight seven pitchers who were particularly sharp during the month-plus*, as you may have missed their recent surges, especially if you are only looking at their season-long numbers. They need to be on your radar whether you’re entering the trade market or scanning the free-agent pool in a shallower league. They are ranked in order of how much I like them the rest of the way.
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