I’ve never liked drafting pitchers early in my fantasy drafts. I’d much rather draft hitters that play every day.
But, obviously, pitchers are an important part of fantasy baseball, too. So, knowing which pitchers to avoid is a major key to success.
No one wants to be burned by a guy like Ubaldo Jimenez or Josh Johnson after spending an early-round draft pick on him.
So, which five pitchers should you avoid in your draft this year?
Let’s take a look at five guys who are bound to under-perform in 2012.