Fantasy Fox: Two-start pitchers for fantasy Week 20
Adam Wainwright, Jon Lester and Felix Hernandez highlight the 43 two-start pitchers for fantasy Week 20.
Cy Young hopefuls Adam Wainwright (left -- 14-6, 2.28 ERA, 134/39 K-BB ratio) and Felix Hernandez (right -- 12-3, 1.97 ERA, 186/32 K-BB ratio) are both viable candidates for two wins and 16-19 strikeouts this week.
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By Jay ClemonsFOX Sports South
The following 42 pitchers are slated for two starts during Week No. 20 of the fantasy baseball season (Aug. 11-17).
I'll have to check the archives, but this may be the first time all year we've spotlighted three different pitchers with three different first names that start with 'Y' -- in case you care.
TOP 10 PICKS
Felix Hernandez, Mariners (vs. Blue Jays, @ Tigers) Adam Wainwright, Cardinals (@ Marlins, vs. Padres) Jon Lester, Athletics (@ Royals, @ Braves) Doug Fister, Nationals (@ Mets, vs. Pirates) Julio Teheran, Braves (vs. Dodgers, vs. Athletics) Wily Peralta, Brewers (vs. Athletics, @ Twins) Sonny Gray, Athletics (@ Royals, @ Braves) Justin Verlander, Tigers (@ Pirates, vs. Mariners) Jake Arrieta, Cubs (vs. Brewers, @ Mets) Shelby Miller, Cardinals (@ Marlins, vs. Padres)
BEST OF THE REST
Drew Smyly, Rays Joe Kelly, Red Sox Jeff Locke, Pirates Rick Porcello, Tigers Drew Hutchison, Blue Jays Yohan Flande, Rockies Josh Collmenter, Diamondbacks Mat Latos, Reds Nick Tepesch, Rangers Dan Haren, Dodgers Jeremy Hellickson, Rays Wei-Yin Chen, Orioles Jesse Hahn, Padres Jon Niese, Mets Yovani Gallardo, Brewers Yordano Ventura, Royals Odrismaer Despaigne, Padres Collin McHugh, Astros Mike Minor, Braves Edinson Volquez, Pirates Jarred Cosart, Marlins David Buchanan, Phillies Kevin Correia, Dodgers T.J. House, Indians Jeremy Guthrie, Royals Kyle Hendricks, Cubs Tom Koehler, Marlins Chris Capuano, Yankees Brad Peacock, Astros Jordan Lyles, Rockies Chris Young, Mariners Colby Lewis, Rangers
Jay Clemons, the 2008 Fantasy Football Writer of the Year (Fantasy Sports Writers Assoication), can be reached via Twitter, day or night, at @FOX_JayClemons.