Discussion

Ground-ball pitchers off to good starts

Updated: April 21, 2010, 3:50 PM ET
By Tristan H. Cockcroft | ESPN.com

Pound the bottom of the strike zone.

That's effectively what "Dave Duncan's magic" is: tutelage that over the years has made relative no-names into useful fantasy options.

The strategy makes a heck of a lot of sense. Keep the ball down, and you'll induce countless ground balls. Ground balls are good, primarily because:

• They're certainly more harmless than line drives. The major league batting average on ground balls was .236 last season, 26 ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

FANTASY TOP HEADLINES