Can this guy be a starting pitcher? Topic

Bonilla is sick for 9.5M
2/21/2013 8:41 AM
Posted by damag on 2/21/2013 8:39:00 AM (view original):
Given all this... I have a 19 yr old 19/56 prospect who projects to be this type of starter.  Should I be doing anything special to maximize his development, or is a regular turn in the rotation good enough?

Yeah, just pitch him as much as possible at 100%.   I wouldn't go out of my way to check every day but, if you're running a check thru your minors and see he's 100% and 3 games from starting again, move him up.
2/21/2013 8:43 AM
Posted by mchalesarmy on 2/21/2013 8:41:00 AM (view original):
Bonilla is sick for 9.5M
47 control freaks people out.   Even if he only gains 8-10 in control, I think he's a steal at 9.5m.   And he suits my future need pretty well.
2/21/2013 8:44 AM
Hardball Dynasty – Fantasy Baseball Sim Games - Player Profile: Kurt Koch has logged a lot of respectable innings for that same team with 46-48 control. 
2/21/2013 8:47 AM
i Have John Adams who's been pretty good for me as a SP with 23/54:

 Hardball Dynasty – Fantasy Baseball Sim Games - Player Profile: Jon Adams
2/26/2013 10:54 AM
I fill my rosters with players with low 20 dur and low 60 stam and I typically approach 200 Ips for them, usually just falling short. I set them on 70-75 pitch counts and more often than not they are ready to go in a 4 man rotation. Every now and then I need a 5th starter.

They will typically last 4-6 innings so you will get a long reliever who steals all their wins. I have a guy who won 20 games out of the pen last year and this year with 20 games left hes already at 25 wins while my starters sit around 8-11 wins.
2/27/2013 9:36 AM
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