There are rough outings and then there are blowups. I used to define a blowup start (or BUS) as five or more runs allowed total and greater than a run allowed per inning pitched. Using that crude definition, there were a pair of BUSes that reared their ugly heads on ace starters in the first couple days of the 2017 regular season: Masahiro Tanaka and Jose Quintana.
Let's break down those two performances to see if there is any reason for worry with respect to the long-term fantasy values of these two pitchers.
Subscribe to RotoWire now and you'll be reading the full version of this article in minutes.
At RotoWire, we give our subscribers everything. That means not only will you be able to read this article, you'll be able to read ALL our articles.
Plus, you'll get all of these great benefits:
|➤ Amazing draft kits.
|| ➤ Full stat projections.
|➤ Exclusive cheat sheets.
|| ➤ Customizable rankings.
|➤ Instant news updates.
|| ➤ Free multi-sport access.
|➤ Private expert Q&A.
|| ➤ And much more!
Get Access To RotoWire Now
Already Registered? Login Now
If you already have a RotoWire account, please login below with your username and password.
Forgot your password?
Click here to have your user info emailed to you.
Questions? Need Assistance?
Talk to a live person toll free at (888) 201-3057.