Fantasy Baseball Category Impact: Strikeouts
Each week, Colby Conway provides in-depth analysis on specific category contributors who may be lingering on your waiver wire.
Is it just me or is this season flying already? It’s going incredibly fast, but there’s plenty of time to realize all the problems with my fantasy teams! The voting in this week’s Twitter poll led me to write about strikeouts this week, after saves attracting most of the votes early on! Below, you will find three relievers, one starter and a few honorable mentions that can help boost your team’s strikeout numbers. It’s never too early or too late to make a game-changing move, and perhaps one or multiple of these guys below can take your team to the next level, even if it is just for a few weeks.
Without further ado….
Brandon Workman , RP BOS –It’s happening! Workman has it working on the mound, man. See what I did there? Through 22 appearances this season, he’s posted a 38.4 percent strikeout rate and an excellent 2.33 ERA. Sure, the walks are a huge problem, and they will need to come down at some point, but it’s hard to not salivate when you see his 31.1 O-Swing percentage...