Fantasy Baseball's Week 9 Start/sit

Football ManiaxsSenior Writer IMay 28, 2009

ST. LOUIS - APRIL 06:  Adam Wainwright #50 of the St. Louis Cardinals points to the umpire against the Pittsburgh Pirates during Opening Day on April 6, 2009  at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri. The Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 6-4.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

By John Arias.

Week 9 of the fantasy season is coming fast and furious. This is the time that fantasy owners must start considering trade possibilities to improve their team.

Here are a few players that could be available for the right price, which leads to Start/Sit for week 9.


Starting Pitcher in focus: Adam Wainwright.

After getting off to a shaky start to the season, which saw him head to the DL, Wainwright has been spectacular since his return. In his last two starts, he has 14 strikeouts in 16 2/3 innings pitched and has surrendered only two runs in that span. Next week he is pitching at home against the Rockies and Reds. Both games are great matchups for Wainwright and that’s why he is a definite start.


Pitching matchups that I love for week 9 are Tim Lincecum, Johan Santana, Roy Oswalt, Joe Saunders, A.J. Burnett, Eric Bedard, Clayton Kershaw, Randy Wolf, Rick Porcello, and Ricky Romero.


Starter to Avoid for week 9: Daisuke Matsuzaka.

Coming off the DL ...

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