Pitch or Ditch for Friday, September 9
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Adleman @ Brault
Thompson @ Roark
Snell @ Pineda – Snell a little risky but the strikeouts are nice.
Porcello @ Estrada – Tough matchup for both though.
Gausman @ Fulmer
Kershaw @ Fernandez – Gotta go with Kershaw despite the long layoff.
Gsellman @ Teheran – Gsellman has been solid so far and this is a great matchup.
Lester @ Musgrove – Dangerous matchup for the inconsistent Musgrove.
Salazar @ Duffey
Ventura @ Rodon – Ventura coming off strong bounceback outing.
Nelson @ C. Martinez
Bumgarner @ Shipley
Iwakuma @ Mengden
Darvish @ Skaggs – Passing on Skaggs here.
Chatwood @ Perdomo – Chatwood somewhat risky but he’s 6-1 with a 1.82 ERA in ten road starts this season and the Padres rank 27th in the Majors in OPS at home.