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SP Upgrade. Niese? Nova? Harrison?

Postby camhoff » Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:42 pm

14 team H2H keeper league. My SPs are Sabathia, Greinke, Beckett, Peavy, Masterson and E. Santana

Would you drop Santana or Masterson for any of the following going forward: Niese, Nova, Harrison

I'm thinking Niese might be breaking out.
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Re: SP Upgrade. Niese? Nova? Harrison?

Postby RedHopeful » Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:46 pm

Nab Niese for Masterson (dude's velocity is significantly down). I myself would also probably roster Harrison over Santana.
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Re: SP Upgrade. Niese? Nova? Harrison?

Postby SecretAgentMan » Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:48 pm

I like Harrison and Niese over E. Santana. Never been an E. Santana fan. Nova seems to live a charmed life wrt run support. He is fairly decent as well though I am not convinced his WHIP will be anything special.
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Re: SP Upgrade. Niese? Nova? Harrison?

Postby camhoff » Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:50 pm

Maybe I'll turf them both for Niese and Harrison!
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Re: SP Upgrade. Niese? Nova? Harrison?

Postby redkanefox2009 » Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:54 pm

I'm not a fan of Santana and his results so far this season has proved my regard of him. Still early in the season, but I think that you're right in the fact that Niese is primed to break out. If you were to drop someone, I would recommend Santana. And of those who you want to pick up, I would pick Niese.

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Re: SP Upgrade. Niese? Nova? Harrison?

Postby TruYankeeFan » Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:59 pm

Definitely drop Masterson for Niese...E. Santana is iffy but I am not sold on Harrison so that is more of a toss up for me.

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Re: SP Upgrade. Niese? Nova? Harrison?

Postby camhoff » Fri Apr 27, 2012 2:06 pm

Half are saying drop Ervin half are saying drop Masterson for Niese. Harrison is going to get wins by default on that Texas squad...
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Re: SP Upgrade. Niese? Nova? Harrison?

Postby cdrift24 » Fri Apr 27, 2012 2:10 pm

I like Harrison this year... He won't strike out that many guys but the dude pitches for Texas and his Groundball ratio is outstanding. Get you some wins with a solid ERA/WHIP to go along with it. Niese is alright but he pitches for the Mets... Not as favorable in my opinion.
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Re: SP Upgrade. Niese? Nova? Harrison?

Postby wazzeus » Sat Apr 28, 2012 1:51 am

Niese looks like your fourth starter to me, ahead of Peavy. Get him.
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