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Nolasco or Kuroda... WHIR 100%

Postby billycent » Thu Mar 24, 2011 9:04 am

Who would you rather have at the backend of your rotation, Nolasco or Kuroda... pitching cats for my league are below.

Earned Run Average (ERA)* Strikeouts (K)
Walks plus Hits Per Innings Pitched (WHIP)* Wins (W)
Saves (SV) Quality Starts (QS)
Losses (L)* Holds (HD)
Walks Issued (BB)* Strikeouts per 9 Innings (K/9)


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12 Team ESPN 10x10 H2H Keeper league... 8 keepers
c - Geovany Soto
1b - Miguel Cabrera (K)
2b - Dan Uggla (K)
3b - David Wright (K)
ss - Jimmy Rollins (K)
mi - Brandon Phillips (K)
ci - Ike Davis
lf - Ryan Braun (K)
cf - Alex Rios
rf - Shin-Soo Choo (K)
of - Manny Ramirez
u - David Ortiz
bench - Franklin Gutierrez and Mike Aviles
sp - Zack Greinke (K), John Danks, John Lackey, Ryan Dempster, Ian Kennedy, Gio Gonzalez, Hiroki Kuroda, and Erik Bedard
rp - Francisco Rodriguez, Joe Nathan, and Joel Hanrahan
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Re: Nolasco or Kuroda... WHIR 100%

Postby hot4tx » Thu Mar 24, 2011 9:17 am

I would rather have Kuroda. I do like Nolasco a lot this year, but like those low ratio safe guys at the back end of the rotation. Especially if this is a HTH league where K/IP isn't that big of an issue.

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Re: Nolasco or Kuroda... WHIR 100%

Postby footballisbetter.com » Thu Mar 24, 2011 9:31 am

Give me Kuroda. He is much safer and more reliable.

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Re: Nolasco or Kuroda... WHIR 100%

Postby avsfan4ever33 » Thu Mar 24, 2011 10:18 am

I think Kuroda is fairly underrated in the fantasy community. I'd go with him.
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Re: Nolasco or Kuroda... WHIR 100%

Postby Pogotheostrich » Thu Mar 24, 2011 11:19 am

Kuroda. If you want Nolasco I would cut Bedard or wait a week for him to hit the DL. :-D
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Re: Nolasco or Kuroda... WHIR 100%

Postby HOOTIE » Thu Mar 24, 2011 11:22 am

Pogotheostrich wrote:Kuroda. If you want Nolasco I would cut Bedard or wait a week for him to hit the DL. :-D

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Re: Nolasco or Kuroda... WHIR 100%

Postby lefthandedforlife » Sun Apr 17, 2011 9:54 pm

I agree with the other people. Kuroda is simply reliable. Nothing cy young worthy but he should be a good rotation guy.

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