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Fantasy Roundup: Scouting James Paxton

Photo: USATSI Since coming off the DL James Paxton has put up really good numbers (in three starts): 2.16 ERA, 1.14 WHIP, 16.7% strikeout rate, and a low 6.1% walk rate. For his Major League career (nine starts) he has a 1.88 ERA, 0.93 WHIP, 22.2% strikeout rate and 6.4% walk rate. Those career numbers suggest he should be owned in every format. However, I have major concerns about...
Via Baseball Professor
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Gameday 127: Phillies vs Mariners

Philadelphia Phillies (55-71) vs Seattle Mariners (68-57) Starting Pitchers: PHI: Cole Hamels (6-6, 2.44 ERA) vs. SEA: James Paxton (3-0, 2.20 ERA) Time: 1:05 ET, Citizens Bank Park TV: CSN Weather: Low 80′s, Partly cloudy Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Today: The Mariners got their first ever win at Citizens Bank Park last night, and will go for a series win today...
Via Phillies Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Pax the Destroyer Can Guardian Your Fantasy Galaxy

James Paxton continued to pitch well last night versus the ferocious Tigers tossing six innings, allowing five hits, one run, walking one and striking out a pair to move to 3-0 on the year. We shall call you, Pax the Detroyer! Pax is also one of Guardians of the Galaxy, believe it or not. No, not the tree or the raccoon. No, he's not Scott Hatteberg from Moneyball or...
Via Razzball
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Pitcher Profile: James Paxton’s Back Baby!

The big fellah is back!  And um, I don't mean me... In one of my most anticipated starts in the past few months, James Paxton returned from the DL, immediately unleashed back into the Mariners rotation.  No Taijuan Walker waffling for you!  Paxton looked dreamier than my Andrew Heaney [what turned out to be] nightmare in his first two starts way back in April, flashing...
Via Razzball
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Mariners Injury Update: Danny Farquhar, James Paxton

The Seattle Mariners (56-52) dodged a bullet last night when Danny Farquhar was hit with a comebacker during a relief appearance in the Mariners 6-5 win over the Cleveland Indians (53-55).  Also, it appears that starting pitcher James Paxton is finally healthy after a long stint on the disabled list.Mariners right handed reliever Danny Farquhar, 27, said that he was doing well...
Via Sports Injury Alert
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Mariners Injury Update: James Paxton completes third rehab start

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton completed his third rehab start with Triple-A Tacoma on Sunday night, according to a releaseon the team’s website:#483823761 / gettyimages.comPaxton hasn’t pitched in the majors since April 8 after straining his left lat. He has suffered a few setbacks since and was shut downin late May after an MRI revealed shoulder inflammation...
Via Sports Injury Alert
24 days ago  |  Discuss

James Paxton (SP, SEA) – Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Stash in Deep Leagues ANALYSIS: James Paxton and Taijuan Walker were two of the highly touted Mariners‘ pitching prospects coming into the year. Taijuan is the one people are more familiar with since he has pitched in the majors more recently than Paxton, but Paxton is the one with more upside in my […]
Via RotoBaller
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Mariners Injury Update: James Paxton rehab results

The Seattle Mariners are headed in the right direction. They begin the second half of the season with a record of 51-44. They have been guided by a strong pitching staff with a 3.16 overall ERA which will be key for the Mariners to obtain a wild card spot because the offense has been sub-par this season. One pitcher who would improve the wild card chances is James Paxton. He made...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Mariners Injury Update: James Paxton to pitch three innings in first rehab start

The Seattle Mariners enter the second half of the season with a record of 51-44, headed by a strong pitching staff that is third in the league in ERA at 3.16. With a mediocre offense ranked 18th in the league in runs scored, the pitching staff will be the key as the Mariners push for a wild card spot and outside chance at the division.  One pitcher who could improve the Mariners...
Via MLB Injury News
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Mariners Injury Update: James Paxton to start rehab next week

The Seattle Mariners entered Saturday night's game against the Oakland A's with a 50-43 record, third in the American League West. Although only 17th in the Major Leagues in runs scored, the Mariners are staying within striking distance of the A's due to a pitching staff that is third in ERA at 3.16. The Mariners pitching staff may get even stronger with the return...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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