Fantasy Baseball 2012: Rest-of-Season Projections for Pitching Wins

Jay ClemonsFantasy Sports Lead WriterApril 11, 2012

Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto had per-season averages of 10.3 wins and 133 strikeouts from 2008-11.
Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto had per-season averages of 10.3 wins and 133 strikeouts from 2008-11.Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

Accuscore, a company that specializes in thorough game simulations, has made a few on-the-fly revisions to its seasonal projections. These 42 starting pitchers will register 15 wins or more from this point forward (April 11-Sept. 30).

While perusing the list, you may have noticed that Accuscore portends great things for the No. 3-ranked pitcher—as in a seven-win jump from his previous career high.

1. Justin Verlander, Tigers—20
2. Roy Halladay, Phillies—19
3. Johnny Cueto, Reds—19
4. Adam Wainwright, Cardinals—18
5. Mat Latos, Reds—18
6. Zack Greinke, Brewers—18
7. Matt Harrison, Rangers—18
8. Cliff Lee, Phillies—17
9. Jered Weaver, Angels—17
10. Jon Lester, Red Sox—17
11. Shaun Marcum, Brewers—17
12. Yu Darvish, Rangers—17
13. Cole Hamels, Phillies—17
14. Jaime Garcia, Cardinals—17
15. Vance Worley, Phillies—17
16. CC Sabathia, Yankees—16
17. Matt Cain, Giants—16
18. Jeremy Hellickson, Rays—16
19. Neftali Feliz, Rangers—16
20. Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers—16
21. C.J. Wilson, Angels—16
22. David Price, Rays—16
23. Ricky Romero, Blue Jays—16
24. Brandon Beachy, Braves—16
25. Dan Haren, Angels—16
26. Randy Wolf, Brewers—15
27. Ian Kennedy, Diamondbacks—15
28. Wandy Rodriguez, Astros—15
29. Brandon McCarthy, Athletics—15
30. Stephen Strasburg, Nationals—15
31. Ervin Santana, Angels—15
32. Daniel Hudson, Diamondbacks—15
33. Clay Buchholz, Red Sox—15
34. Tim Lincecum, Giants—15
35. Matt Garza, Cubs—15
36. Matt Moore, Rays—15
37. Madison Bumgarner, Giants—15
38. Derek Holland, Rangers—15
39. Cory Luebke, Padres—15
40. Hiroki Kuroda, Yankees—15
41. Yovani Gallardo, Brewers—15
42. Jhoulys Chacin, Rockies—15

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