Chacin to start home opener for Rockies

Associated Press  |  Last updated April 08, 2012
The NL West boasts some of the best arms in the game with Clayton Kershaw, Tim Lincecum, Matt Cain and Jhoulys Chacin. Wait, Jhoulys Chacin? The Colorado Rockies' hard-throwing righty who has 20 career wins, one fewer than Kershaw had in his Cy Young Award-winning season a year ago? Yep, that one. Don't chuckle, because Chacin could very well be the next big thing in a division that's already loaded with elite pitchers. The ace in the making has even more electric stuff this year, and it will be on display in Colorado's home opener Monday against the San Francisco Giants.
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