Pitch or Ditch for Saturday-Monday, September 10-12
VandenHurk @ Alvarez – Owners in deeper leagues should take a chance on Alvarez here.
Carmona @ Humber – Both struggling lately.
Swarzak @ Scherzer
Cahill @ Ogando – Ogando worth a shot vs. anemic A’s lineup.
Weiland @ Hellickson
Sabathia @ Haren
Paulino @ Pineda – Great spot to pitch Paulino
Wells @ Capuano – Capuano getting the job done at home this year and Wells is hot!
Arroyo @ White – This has all the makings of a slugfest.
An. Sanchez @ Locke – Anibal is settling down.
Wandy @ Lannan
Lee @ Wolf – Wolf has been inconsistent of late and it’s the Phils.
Lowe @ J. Garcia – Lowe in four career starts at the new Busch Stadium: 0-4 8.57 ERA 1.86 WHIP .371 BAA
Stauffer @ Miley – Stauffer too risky in this matchup. Miley an intriguing option but only in deeper leagues.
Kuroda @ Vogelsong
Diamond @ Fister
Hunter @ McGowan
Lester @ Shields
Jimenez @ Stewart – Three straight quality starts for Ubaldo.
Harden @ Wilson – I don’t trust Harden here.
F. Garcia @ Big Erv – Freddy coming off shelling…I’ll pass.
Chen @ Vasquez – I’m giving Chen one more chance!
Vazquez @ McDonald – McDonald dominant since All-Star break (3.26 ERA 1.24 WHIP)
Sosa @ Strasburg
Worley @ Gallardo
T. Hudson @ Westbrook
Willis @ Pomeranz – Tough opening test for Pomeranz.
Lilly @ Bumgarner
LeBlanc @ Collmenter – Collmenter seems to be back on track.
Garza @ Batista
Niemann @ Britton – Niemann very mediocre lately…I’ll sit this one out.
Porcello @ Peavy
Pineiro @ Gonzalez – Not giving up on Gio.
Hughes @ King Felix – Still don’t trust Hughes, regardless of the matchup.
Lohse @ Lincoln – I like Lincoln but this isn’t the time to pitch him.
Lopez @ Leake – Leake close to being shut down.
Volstad @ Beachy
Wang @ Dickey – Dickey en fuego since All-Star break: 3.24 ERA 1.16 WHIP
Oswalt @ Myers
Saunders @ Eveland
Harang @ Surkamp – Surkamp a worthy play in NL-only leagues.