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Justin Masterson/Slowey

Postby Garnold » Sun Apr 25, 2010 2:33 pm

These two gentlemen make me sad. Their opponents? The Royals and the Athletics?

The results? Two losses and horrific WHIPlash.

Whoops, Masterson just gave up a bases-clearing double to Kouzmanoff, who I just dropped. DELICIOUS.
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Re: Justin Masterson/Slowey

Postby nyphilsphan » Sun Apr 25, 2010 3:07 pm

I am done with Masterson until 2011.
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Re: Justin Masterson/Slowey

Postby JimmyD1979 » Sun Apr 25, 2010 3:57 pm

Agreed. Masterson is off my team. I gave him a shot, he blew it.

Might pick up his teammate Tallet as a replacement. I'll watch him in his next start first. I don't trust CLE starters right now.
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Re: Justin Masterson/Slowey

Postby ChrisV82 » Sun Apr 25, 2010 8:18 pm

I'm thinking of dropping him, too, as he's placed two steaming turds on my match up this week. Unfortunately, I'm in a deep, smart league, so there's not a lot sitting on waivers. Here are some options: Justin Vargas, Colby Lewis, Chris Young the Taller, Mat Latos, Ian Kennedy.

Any suggestions? I'm leaning towards Young or Kennedy, but Vargas has been solid.
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Re: Justin Masterson/Slowey

Postby Oregon Nut Cups » Sun Apr 25, 2010 8:34 pm

Kennedy and Latos (of course, they're on my team), but I did draft Colby Lewis. The K's are there and the coaches have those guys in Texas pitching deep enough to be a viable option. He'll walk alot of guys but get away with it more often than not due to strikeouts.

I'm personally not a Chris Young fan, but the ballpark is right and he's decent enough.

I don't think Vargas will even be starting when Lee returns and even if he was...no...just no.

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Re: Justin Masterson/Slowey

Postby PollardsVision » Sun Apr 25, 2010 9:41 pm

I've finally cut him. I was excited about his strikeout potential, but he's clearly just not meant to be a starting pitcher.

If he could field worth a shit, he'd have 5 more runs added to his ERA.
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Re: Justin Masterson/Slowey

Postby strikeone » Sun Apr 25, 2010 11:11 pm

I can't hate on Slowey. Despite his poor game against KC today he still ended up the week for me with a win, 11 Ks, and a livable 3.38 ERA and 1.20 WHIP.

Masterson though, glad I benched him all week.

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