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 Post subject: Reliable listings on probable pitchers?
PostPosted: Thu Sep 10, 2009 4:00 pm 
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Anyone have any opinions on which sites are more or less accurate regarding probable pitchers? Both ESPN and CBS are often wrong and/or list pitchers in two contradictory spots (for example, ESPN recently had Burnett pitching on successive days). Both also often contradict with the official teams' listings on probable starters (another Burnett example- yanks official mlb site lists him as starting Saturday, and ESPN has Mitre starting Saturday). ESPN also often contradicts itself by listing different probables on the team schedule pages.

In a weekly h2h, this is pretty important information, but I guess it makes fbb all the more interesting.

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 Post subject: Re: Reliable listings on probable pitchers?
PostPosted: Thu Sep 10, 2009 4:44 pm 
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Not sure, I usually just use ESPN. But they are wrong sometimes.

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 Post subject: Re: Reliable listings on probable pitchers?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 19, 2009 3:50 pm 
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But the spammer did give me a chance to see this post and respond. Agreed that ESPN does do an adequate job. But they do miss the boat sometimes so I moved onto the MLB.com - They usually have a good list for the week @
http://mlb.mlb.com/news/probable_pitchers.jsp

Yahoo has a column too that covers it but is specific to 2 start pitchers in a week. But I don't have that link bookmarked.

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 Post subject: Re: Reliable listings on probable pitchers?
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Thanks for pointing out the spam.

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If you only have one team, post your team in your signature with the league parameters.
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