Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:08:56 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies may look outside the organization for a fifth starter to complement SPs Cole Hamels, Aaron Harang, David Buchanan and Jerome Williams. Names tossed about include free-agent SP Jhoulys Chacin (Rockies), free-agent SP Scott Baker (Yankees) and free-agent SP Felix Doubront (Cubs).
Fantasy Tip: It may be worth a pick towards the last few rounds of deep NL drafts depending on who wins the job. Stay tuned.
Sun, 22 Mar 2015 14:26:41 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jhoulys Chacin was granted his unconditional release by the club on Sunday, March 22.
Fantasy Tip: No word yet on where Chacin will go, but he could improve pitching away from the pinball machine known as Coors Field. He was projected for around 25-30 starts this year so Chacin does eat innings. Wait and see where Chacin lands before spending a late-round pick.
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 09:50:25 -0800
Colorado Rockies SP Jhoulys Chacin avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $5.5 million deal Friday, Jan. 16.
Sat, 06 Sep 2014 07:47:36 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jhoulys Chacin (shoulder) has started some throwing activities but probably will not be able to pitch again this season, according to manager Walt Weiss.
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:34:50 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jhoulys Chacin (shoulder) will not require surgery, but will need four to six weeks of rest and strengthening. At this point, it is unclear if he will return to pitch in the 2014 season.
Fantasy Tip: If you have an available DL slot in NL-only leagues, Chacin is a candidate to stash. Otherwise, he is droppable in all mixed leagues
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:00:56 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jhoulys Chacin (shoulder) is dealing with a rotator cuff strain and fraying, and he'll seek a second opinion.
Fantasy Tip: Chacin's recovery won't be speedy, you can guarantee that. Don't expect to see him back in the team's rotation for probably at least a month.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:21:33 -0700
The Colorado Rockies placed SP Jhoulys Chacin (shoulder) on the disabled list with right shoulder inflammation Monday, June 30, and recalled P Chad Bettis from the minors in a corresponding move.
Fri, 02 May 2014 15:00:33 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jhoulys Chacin will make the start against the New York Mets Sunday, May 4, replacing SP Tyler Chatwood (elbow).
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 17:55:01 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jhoulys Chacin (shoulder) will likely start Sunday, May 4, against the New York Mets, taking the place of the injured SP Tyler Chatwood (elbow) in the rotation.
Fantasy Tip: Fantasy owners should let Chacin prove his health in a start or two before activating him. He can be a solid source of wins and strikeouts when healthy.
Mon, 28 Apr 2014 00:20:39 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Juan Nicasio has not lasted past the sixth inning in his past four starts and has a 5.27 ERA and a rate of 10.6 hits per nine innings. There has not been much talk of moving Nicasio to the bullpen, but SP Jhoulys Chacin is near the end of his rehab and could force the issue.