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FAAB Factor-AL: Planning Ahead

Andrew Martinez

Andrew Martinez

Andrew Martinez writes about baseball and football, in addition to hosting the award winning RotoWire Fantasy Sports Today on Sirius XM radio. He is a native Texan and roots for the Astros, Texans, Rockets, and Rice Owls.


Starting Pitchers:

Scott Carroll, White Sox - Carroll came up from Triple-A Charlotte this week and turned in two impressive starts, first holding the Rays to one earned run over 7.1 innings and then holding the Indians to no earned runs over six innings. In total he had three strikeouts with three walks and one earned run allowed. The strikeouts are a red flag that his initial success is not likely to carry over. This shouldn't come as a great to surprise, when looking at his minor league numbers, as he had 13 strikeouts in 23 innings this season at Charlotte. This coming week he gets the Cubs, so maybe he'll be able to keep his strong debut going. Mixed: $1; AL: $4.

Roenis Elias, Mariners - Elias struck out 10 Yankees batters on Thursday with two walks and just one earned run allowed over seven innings. It was an eye-opening start for the Cuban, who has battled command issues for much of the season, prior to this start. For the

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