The American League Exploits Another Pitcher As Jordan Zimmermann’s Fantasy Stock Drops
After signing a 5-year/$110 million contract with the Detroit Tigers, Jordan Zimmerman will play a pivotal role in the Tigers’ rotation, but this move to Detroit could drastically hurt Zimmermann’s fantasy stock. As you analyze and digest a pitcher switching from the National League to the American League, it doesn’t bode well for Zimmermann. In 2015, the National League ERA was 3.908, whereas the American League ERA was 4.006. This is because the American League pitchers have to face a designated hitter, whereas the National League pitchers face the opposing pitcher instead. To further illustrate the extreme difference between the two leagues, click on the link below:
Posted on March 8, 2016, in MLB Fantasy, MLB Reports and tagged Detroit Tigers, dynasty, Fantasy Baseball, jordan zimmermann, mlb, MLB Fantasy, pitch, washington nationals. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.