Next SP's to be promoted? - Fantasy Baseball Cafe 2014 Fantasy Baseball Cafe
100% Deposit Bonus for Cafe Members!

Return to Minor League & College Baseball

Next SP's to be promoted?

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Re: Next SP's to be promoted?

Postby kab21 » Sat May 04, 2013 11:13 am

SpecialFNK wrote:no reason to rush Cole.

Liriano could be this years AJ Burnett. right now in AAA he has 11 IP, 8 H, 2 ER, 17 K ..and 0 walks.
Karstens is also an above average pitcher.


Cole is one of their top 5 starters, they are competing for a playoff spot and they aren't rushing him. The only reason to wait is to play the super 2 game while throwing an inferior pitcher out there.
kab21
Hall of Fame Hero
Hall of Fame Hero

User avatar
CafeholicCafe WriterCafe Ranker
Posts: 5317
(Past Year: 187)
Joined: 24 Nov 2007
Home Cafe: Baseball

Re: Next SP's to be promoted?

Postby SpecialFNK » Sat May 04, 2013 12:49 pm

there's no guarantee that Cole will be any better than any of the current Pirates starters including those that are injured.
Cole has no major league experience. he could come up and do what Trevor Bauer did last season for Arizona. and that's not be very good.
I don't know what he has done in each specific game, but overall this season in AAA he has 5.79 BB/9. way too high. last year in AA he had 3.51 BB/9.
he's only 22 years old.
I wouldn't want to count on Cole until maybe September.
SpecialFNK
General Manager
General Manager

User avatar
CafeholicFantasy Expert
Posts: 4992
(Past Year: 98)
Joined: 21 Mar 2007
Home Cafe: Baseball

Previous

Return to Minor League & College Baseball

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: unioreimi and 1 guest

Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Today's Games
Tuesday, Jul. 22
(All times are EST, weather icons show forecast for game time)

Texas at NY Yankees
(7:05 pm)
San Francisco at Philadelphia
(7:05 pm)
LA Dodgers at Pittsburgh
(7:05 pm)
Boston at Toronto
(7:07 pm)
Miami at Atlanta
(7:10 pm)
San Diego at Chi Cubs
(8:05 pm)
Cleveland at Minnesota
(8:10 pm)
Cincinnati at Milwaukee
(8:10 pm)
Kansas City at Chi White Sox
(8:10 pm)
Tampa Bay at St. Louis
(8:15 pm)
Washington at Colorado
(8:40 pm)
Detroit at Arizona
(9:40 pm)
Baltimore at LA Angels
(10:05 pm)
Houston at Oakland
(10:05 pm)
NY Mets at Seattle
(10:10 pm)

  • Fantasy Baseball
  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact