Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 5/6/13
Start 'Em Jarrod Parker (@CLE, @SEA) Normally a starter flaunting a 7.36 ERA and 2.01 WHIP through six outings is not a candidate for endorsement. Parker has been better than the numbers indicate as of late (evidenced in his .375 BABIP versus 17.9 line-drive percentage), and facing a gauntlet of opponents in April did its' damage on his output as well. Though the Indians have been one of the better offenses in the early going, the Mariners are near the cellar on the Junior Circuit in runs scored, providing somewhat of a respite for Parker. More importantly, look for Parker's putrid strikeout rate (5.5 K/9) to get a boost, as both Cleveland and Seattle are prone to the punch-out. C.J. Wilson (@HOU, @CHW) Has a pedestrian pitcher (13-10 record, 3.83 ERA, 1.34 WHIP in 2012) ever been in more commercials than Wilson? Guess chicks are no longer digging the long ball. Wilson's harvest this season has been just as mundane as last year, with a 4.04 ERA and 1.57 WHIP. However, he's k...
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