10-Team League

Matthew Boyd – This is likely the last week we see Boyd in this article as his ownership levels approach 90-percent in standard league formats. Boyd just continues to overpower his opponents with his impressive 11.5 K/9 an there is nothing in his underlying stats to show that a regression is coming. Opponents have a league average .295 BABIP off Boyd so it’s not as if he is getting extremely lucky when hitters make contact. His 3.05 ERA is met with a 2.10 FIP, 3.27 xFIP and a 3.13 SIERA. The only thing that stands out is Boyd’s ability to keep the ball in the park as he has allowed just two home runs over seven starts this season. His next start is going to come against the Angels who rank as the worst team in baseball against left-handed pitching though they also strikeout the least against southpaws so that BABIP will really be put to the test.

Caleb Smith – Smith is yet another southpaw that has made an impressive leap forward in 2019 as he is 3-0 with a...