I understand that my mind is like a sieve at times, but I cannot recall in recent history a team that has had as many injuries to their key players as the Boston Red Sox. Here is a run down of their injuries this season:
Of those players, Pedroia, Youkilis, Varitek, Cameron, and Hermida are still on the DL. What is more surprising is that
All right, enough about the broken down Red Sox, let's get to this week's AL Planner.
You have all heard the saying, "two is better than one," right? There could not have been a truer statement spoken as the two-start pitchers below are excellent options and are must starts this week.
The following pitchers are decent options and while you could get a solid game out of them, there is a chance they could burn you during one of their outings.
* Note: The pitcher has the best chance at a win against the team in bold
Disregard what I said earlier about "two is better than one," in this case; erase that quote from your brain-housing group for the moment. You would be better off with one solid pitcher, than these unfulfilling options:
This week, we will continue with our one category wonders section by looking at pitchers who can help you with you WHIP.
* Players shown are owned in 20 percent or less of Yahoo! leagues and have pitched a minimum of 40 innings.
*All stats are current as of 08/05