The Streamer Report provides you with daily startng pitcher streaming selections for owners who prefer to stream starting pitchers on a daily basis. This report identifies starting pitchers who are owned in less than 50% of ESPN leagues, and who either has a decent track record vs their opponent, has pitched well of late, or has a decent matchup.
Before i get to Thursday's streaming options, here is how my streaming selections performed on Tuesday night:
Kyle Lohse vs Cubs - 7 IP, 8 H, 3 ER, 0 BB, 3 K, W
Rick Porcello vs Angels - 4.1 IP, 10 H, 7 ER, 2 BB, 2 K, L
Mark Buehrle vs Rays - 5 IP, 8 H, 4 ER, 4 BB, 2 K, L
Combined stats: 16.1 IP, 26 H, 14 ER, 6 BB, 7 K, W, 2 L, 7.72 ERA, 1.96 WHIP
Thursday's Streaming Pitchers
Phil Hughes vs Rangers
Hughes is owned in 16.4% of ESPN leagues and gets to face a struggling Rangers lineup on Thursday. The Rangers rank 28th in runs scored in the month of June, just ahead of the Yankees and Nationals. Hughes is looking to bounce back off a bad outing in his last start, where he gave up 5 runs on 10 hits in 6 innings vs the Dodgers last week.
Chien-Ming Wang vs Red Sox
Wang is owned in just 0.6% of ESPN leagues and faces the Red Sox on Thursday night. Wang has pitched great in his last two starts, giving up no runs on 11 hits and 2 walks over 13.1 innings.