Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 6/22/12
So you are probably too late to pick up James McDonald, but what about Travis Blackley? On a night when some of this year's top breakout pitchers were solid once again, Blackley made a statement to join that list. The Oakland lefty gave up one run in eight innings against the Dodgers. Blackley is going to be one of the top pick-ups in fantasy baseball this week now that he has given up three runs in 14 innings during his past two starts. After going a few years without a win, Blackley won back-to-back starts. McDonald, who is living up to his potential with the Pirates, was great again with a complete game while allowing one run. Kyle Lohse, another surprise among the top pitchers in the NL this year, gave up just one run in seven innings. Vance Worley gave up just two runs in seven innings, but took the loss. Gio Gonzalez continued his stellar season with two runs in six innings. McDonald, Lohse, Worley, and Gonzalez would be a pretty good fantasy rotation and only G...
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