Here are your two-start pitchers, must-start pitchers, and spot-start pitchers for the Week of August 1st, 2011, including rising fantasy stalwart Corey Luebke of the Padres.
It’s the final week before the All Star Break. Do you know who your two-start, must-start, and potential spot-start pitchers are? We break it all down in this week’s pitching planner.
The 106th edition of baseball’s World Series begins tomorrow night in San Francisco with the Giants and Rangers renewing their historic rivalry. Oh wait, there is no rivalry. Just a great World Series matchup.
When Chris Carpenter is healthy, he is virtually unhittable, so says a person who works in the San Diego Padres scouting department. NL hitters are probably thinking the same thing.
And now that Carpenter is healthy, he is one of the top candidates — along with Tim Lincecum — for the 2009 NL Cy Young Award.
At least one observer thinks Carpenter has surpassed Lincecum to position himself as the favorite.
MSF takes a quick look at the 2009 MLB All Star Game, including the TV schedule and the recently announced starting pitchers and lineups. Plus, an MVP prediction and other links from around the sports blogosphere.