Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 6/24/13
This week's inventory seem short? It is, thanks to many teams logging just five games on the upcoming calendar. Make sure your weekly-locked leagues are adjusted accordingly. Start 'Em Zack Wheeler (@CHW, WAS) You don't want to get caught in the fever pitch from a single start (or one's major-league debut, for that matter), but for an encore, Wheeler couldn't ask for better opponents, as the White Sox (27th in runs scored) and Nationals (29th) have struggled to get runners across the plate. Moreover, as both teams feature free-swinging lineups, Wheeler's punch-out proclivity (seven strikeouts in his debut, 9.7 K/9 rate in four seasons on the farm) should facilitate quite the accumulation of whiffs. If Wheeler is available in your league, lock him up ASAP. Kyle Kendrick (@SD, @LAD) Kendrick's 3.56 ERA seems to be on the rise, although that mostly derives from a rough foray in Colorado (seven runs in 4 1/3 innings against the Rockies on June 14). Subtract that outing and his ...
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