Pitch or Ditch for Saturday-Monday, August 6-8
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Kluber @ Sabathia
E. Rodriguez @ Stripling
Arrieta @ S. Gray – Gray has been a huge disappointment this year.
Berrios @ Archer – Archer finally showing some consistency.
Bailey @ Nova – I need to see more than just one start from Bailey.
Cain @ Strasburg
Tillman @ Rodon – Not a good matchup for the up and down Rodon.
Verrett @ Boyd
Harrell @ Fister – Fister has fared well versus Rangers this season (2.25 ERA over two starts) but he’s still too risky here.
R. Hernandez @ C. Martinez
Ar. Sanchez @ Duffy – Challenging matchup for Duffy but he’s earned must-start status.
Cashner @ Bettis – Not chancing it with Cashner at Coors.
Garza @ Corbin
Thompson @ Clemens
Skaggs @ Walker – Skaggs has yet to allow a run through 12 1/3 innings this season and the Mariners rank 24th in the Majors in OPS since the All-Star break. Let’s see how Walker does in his first start back.
Carrasco @ Tanaka
Gibson @ Andriese – Andriese worth a shot in deeper formats though.
deGrom @ An. Sanchez
Straily @ Cole – Six straight quality starts for Straily.
Bumgarner @ Roark
Bundy @ Shields – Bundy deserves the nod. Scary matchup for Shields.
Darvish @ Musgrove
Foltynewicz @ Wainwright
Stroman @ Ventura – Stroman pitching better of late and I like this matchup.
Hendricks @ Manaea
Shoemaker @ Paxton – Paxton a borderline call but the Angels offense has been hot lately.
Conley @ J. Gray – I’ll steer clear of Conley at Coors just to be safe, though home runs have not been a problem for him this year.
Nelson @ Bradley – Not overly enthusiastic about either pitcher here.
Eickhoff @ Cosart
Price @ McCarthy – Hard to trust McCarthy right now, especially in this matchup.
Odorizzi @ Dickey
Cueto @ Fernandez
Whalen @ Davies – Tasty matchup for Davies.
McHugh @ Duffey – McHugh coming off solid bounceback outing.
Reed @ Wacha
Hamels @ T. Anderson – Anderson continues to impress but this matchup scares me.
Gausman @ Graveman
Fulmer @ Iwakuma
Eflin @ Urias