Where can fantasy owners turn when their back-of-the-rotation starters are getting knocked around; killing their earned-run average and WHIP categories in the process? The bullpen, that's where. Staff writer Tim Hubbard looks at some set-up guys, not closers, who have provided owners a better option than trotting out another stiff starter.
RP | New York Yankees
Currently dealing with a sore shoulder, Robertson (four victories, two saves, 2.24 ERA, 1.06 WHIP) has put up his usual solid numbers. But the right-hander's value will really skyrocket next year if he's asked to fill the spikes of the retiring Mariano Rivera.
RP | St. Louis
The young flame thrower recently set a
RP | Kansas City
After leading the majors in earned runs given up last season as a starter, Hochevar has been nearly unhittable out of the
RP | Washington