The Streamer Report provides you with daily streaming starting pitcher selections for the fantasy owner who likes to stream starting pitchers in leagues with no innings cap. The report will identify starting pitchers who are owned in less than 50% of ESPN leagues, and who either have a decent track record vs their opponent, has pitched well of late, or has a good matchup.
Before I get to Friday's streamer selections, let's take a look at how my streamers performed on Wednesday:
Rick Porcello vs Orioles - 6 IP, 9 H, 6 ER, 0 BB, 4 K, L
Kyle Kendrick vs Nationals -7.2 IP, 2, ER, BB, 6 K, W
Combined stats: 13.2 IP, 11 H, 7 ER, BB, 10 K, W, L, 4.61 ERA, 0.88 WHIP
Friday's Pitching Streamers
Ricky Nolasco vs Giants
Nolasco is owned in just 7.5% of ESPN leagues, and faces the Giants on the road on Friday night. In 8 career starts vs the Giants, Nolasco is 5-3 with a 1.83 ERA and 0.97 WHIP.
Jeremy Guthrie vs White Sox
Guthrie is owned in 27.5% of ESPN leagues and faces the White Sox who rank 27th in the majors in runs scored. In 16 career starts vs the White Sox, Guthrie is 6-5 with a 2.88 ERA and a 1.086 WHIP.
Jeremy Hefner vs Phillies
Hefner is owned in less than 2% of ESPN leagues and faces a Phillies team that has struggled to score runs all season. Hefner has pitched great over his last three starts, giving up just 3 runs in 18 innings.