Pitch or Ditch for Saturday-Monday, April 16-18
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King Felix @ Sabathia
Weaver @ Nolasco – Weaver very effective in his season debut but I’m still skeptical.
Finnegan @ Wainwright – Need to see one more strong outing from Finnegan before I can feel comfortable starting him in 12-team mixed leagues.
Bergman @ Arrieta
Young @ Bassitt
Estrada @ Price – There’s some risk with Estrada but he’s fresh off a gem versus these very same Red Sox.
Harvey @ Tomlin
Danks @ E. Ramirez – Ramirez a viable play in deeper formats though.
Jungmann @ Niese – Niese a worthy pitch versus sub-par Brewers lineup.
Scherzer @ Nola
Norris @ Koehler – Favorable home matchup for Koehler as Braves rank next to last in NL in runs, AVG and OPS.
Verlander @ McHugh – Sitting Verlander here in tough matchup. Now watch him throw a shutout!
Gallardo @ Lewis
Miller @ Cashner – Pitching Cashner at home, though he’s testing my patience.
Cueto @ Kazmir
Iwakuma @ Tanaka
Chacin @ Cosart
Quintana @ Moore – Moore has earned this.
Matz @ Kluber – Not concerned about Matz quite yet.
Davies @ Nicasio – Not a believer in Nicasio.
Ar. Sanchez @ S. Wright – Sanchez has been great so far but this is a dangerous matchup, so if you choose to sit him in a 12-team mixed league, that’s fine too.
G. Gonzalez @ Morton
An. Sanchez @ Fiers – Tough matchup for Anibal but he’s been solid.
Tropeano @ Gibson – Tropeano was impressive in his season debut and the Twins aren’t hitting at all so far (last in MLB in runs).
Moscot @ Wacha
Chatwood @ Lester
M. Wright @ Holland – Holland worth monitoring but this matchup is too scary.
Medlen @ Gray – Medlen a decent play in deeper leagues for this one but his wildness is a concern.
Corbin @ Erlin
Samardzija @ Maeda
Happ @ Buchholz – This game has slugfest written all over it.
Syndergaard @ Eickhoff
Lyles @ Straily
Roark @ Fernandez – I still don’t trust Roark.
Lackey @ Leake – I’ve lost a lot of confidence in Leake.
Santiago @ Rodon – Santiago worth a try here.
Ch. Anderson @ Hughes – PoD delight!
Bradley @ Peavy