Call Me Crazy: Harden Over Carpenter in 2010

Posted: 4th November 2009 by Matt Clemente in MLB
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Chris Carpenter looks like a favorite to lock down his third NL CY young. Looking ahead to next season, one wonders where he will rank amongst starting pitchers in 2010.á Is he still an injury risk? The St. Louis ace certainly bounced back after two season lost to injury, winning 17 games and leading the league with a miniscule 2.24 ERA. ESPNÆs Matthew Berry, has him ranked eighth heading into 2010, but is he a sure bet as a top 10 starter? I do not buy it. Carpenter will likely not be on any of my fantasy teams next year.á Let me be clear, Chris Carpenter is a great pitcher. In a vacuum, you would really have to be crazy not to want him on your team. My point is, he is going to be so overvalued he is not worth the risk.á All pitchers are risky. Francisco Liriano (13), Jake Peavy (sev ...

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