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Mound Musings: Know When to Hold 'Em?

Brad Johnson

For more than 25 years, pitching guru Brad "Bogfella" Johnson has provided insightful evaluation and analysis of pitchers to a wide variety of fantasy baseball websites, webcasts and radio broadcasts. He joined RotoWire in 2011 with his popular Bogfella's Notebook.

Last week we looked at a few pitchers who have gotten off to poor starts in the 2017 season. Some of them will probably bounce back and bring their numbers into line with preseason expectations, while others might be a drag on your pitching staff all year. Some of the most difficult decisions for a fantasy owner include knowing when to ride out that early season rough stretch and knowing when it’s best to cut your losses and move on. There’s a flipside to that coin. What about the big surprises in the first few weeks of a season? There will always be guys posting eye-popping numbers on the waiver wire, and you have to try to identify the real deals while ignoring the time bombs.

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