Week Eight’s waiver wire pitchers both did extremely well. John Ely went six strong innings, allowing two runs, and received the victory. Doug Fister went eight innings and allowed three runs against Toronto.
This week has two new pitchers who are under the radar that should be owned.
Starting Pitchers in Focus: Ian Kennedy
In his last four starts, he is 2-1 with a 1.93 ERA. During that span, he is holding opponents to a .240 batting average. On the year, he is 3-2 with an ERA of 3.24. Only owned in 37 percent of ESPN leagues, if Kennedy is available, any Fantasy owner should put in a claim right away.
Over his first nine games, Silva is a perfect 6-0 with an ERA of 3.52. He is 4-0 in May and will continue his success in Week Nine. With Silva only owned in 31 percent of ESPN leagues and 57 percent of CBS Sportsline leagues, Fantasy owners should grab him...