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Red Sox | David Price fans 14

Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:13:39 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP David Price matched a career-high with 14 strikeouts in his win over the Atlanta Braves Tuesday, April 26. He allowed two runs on six hits in eight innings.

Fantasy Tip: Despite a 5.76 ERA, he's now 3-0. April is his worst month historically, and he should start to settle in. He'll be a daily option to consider most days he starts.

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Red Sox | David Price starting slow

Tue, 26 Apr 2016 11:17:05 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP David Price has a 7.06 ERA in four starts this year, which ranks 99th among 101 pitchers who have thrown a minimum of 19 innings. He has a 4.14 ERA in 36 starts in March or April in his career and has a 2.96 ERA in every other month. Price continues to throw in the mid-90s, which is an indication he's healthy.

Fantasy Tip: Disrergard Price's slow start. He'll be facing an Atlanta Braves team Tuesday that hasn't homered since April 10. They have a league-low three home runs and also rank 13th in the NL in on-base percentage (.300). Price should be able to turn things around. Start him in all formats.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Scott Lauber

Red Sox | David Price tagged by Rays

Thu, 21 Apr 2016 16:15:56 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP David Price allowed eight hits (two home runs) and eight earned runs while walking two and striking out five in just 3 2/3 innings in a no-decision against the Tampa Bay Rays Thursday, April 21. The eight runs allowed was a career high for Price, and he has allowed 17 earned runs in 22 2/3 innings in four starts against the Rays, his former team.

Fantasy Tip: Well that was a letdown for Price owners against the team with the fewest runs scored in baseball entering the day. It's likely a blip on the radar for Price, who is a fantasy starter in all formats. Look for him to bounce back in his next start.

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Red Sox | David Price earns no-decision

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 15:34:36 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP David Price picked up a no-decision Monday, April 11, versus the Baltimore Orioles. He went five innings, surrendering five runs on five hits and two walks. He also logged eight strikeouts.

Fantasy Tip: The strikeouts were good, but that's about the only positive to take away from this afternoon's start. At the same time, it wasn't an awful outing, as he didn't kill anybody's WHIP with this performance, and in Price's defense, it was a tough matchup opposite a hard-hitting lineup. He's still one of the elite starters in the American League.

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MLB | Boston-Cleveland postponed

Thu, 07 Apr 2016 14:01:13 -0700

The game between the Boston Red Sox and Cleveland Indians Thursday, April 7, has been postponed. Red Sox SP David Price will now pitch the home opener against the Baltimore Orioles Monday, April 11.

Fantasy Tip: Make sure to swap out any players from this game where possible, and especially in daily contests. It is a tough break for those in weekly leagues, as they'll lose a start from Price this week. However, the silver lining is Baltimore could be a softer opponent than the Toronto Blue Jays, who Price was originally set to face Sunday, April 10.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Ian Browne

Red Sox | David Price fans 10 in win

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 14:54:58 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP David Price struck out 10 on his way to beating the Cleveland Indians Tuesday, April 5. He allowed two runs and five hits in six innings in his Boston debut. Price improved to 10-2 with a 2.24 ERA in 14 starts in his career against the Indians.

Fantasy Tip: This is what we expected from Price in his move to Boston, and he is firmly a fantasy ace in 2016.

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MLB | Indians-Red Sox postponed

Mon, 04 Apr 2016 11:14:32 -0700

The game between the Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox for Monday, April 4, was postponed due to inclement weather. It will be made up Tuesday, April 5, with Indians SP Corey Kluber facing Red Sox SP David Price.

Fantasy Tip: Make sure to remove any players from this game that may have been in your daily lineups on opening day Monday.

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Red Sox | David Price to start opener

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 07:06:19 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP David Price was named the opening day starter by manager John Farrell Tuesday, March 29.

Fantasy Tip: Price is a low-end SP1 in fantasy.

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Red Sox | David Price roughed up in first outing

Thu, 10 Mar 2016 15:55:12 -0800

Boston Red Sox SP David Price allowed two home runs in his first spring outing while throwing 51 pitches Thursday, March 10, and he walked one and struck out three. "I'm process-oriented (in spring training)," said Price. "I'm not results-oriented at all. Can't worry about the results. Have to stay focused on your process, and that's what I do."

Fantasy Tip: There is nothing to worry about here with Price, as he was just getting his work in. Price had some luck with his strand rate in 2015, which led to his sparkling ERA. Still, the left-hander will once again have a nice lineup around him and is worth taking as your fantasy ace in the early rounds.

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Red Sox | David Price to toss sim game

Wed, 02 Mar 2016 19:04:56 -0800

Boston Red Sox SP David Price is slated to start a simulated game Saturday, March 5, rather than making the two-hour road trip to Tampa to face the New York Yankees.

Fantasy Tip: Price is fine health-wise, they're just trying to avoid wear and tear on their newest and most expensive prize.

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