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Astros | Collin McHugh earns 11th victory

Wed, 22 Jul 2015 22:39:22 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh allowed two runs and seven hits over seven innings in a win Wednesday, July 22, against the Boston Red Sox. He also allowed one walk with four strikeouts in the quality starts.

Fantasy Tip: McHugh ($5,500; or 11.0% of cap) has rattled off three straight quality starts, including wins in each of his past two outings. At this price level he is a great FantasyScore option until he cools off.

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Astros | Collin McHugh suffers loss Friday

Fri, 10 Jul 2015 19:39:49 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh (9-5) allowed three runs on four hits over seven innings in a loss to the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, July 10, with one walk and six strikeouts.

Fantasy Tip: McHugh ($5,500, 11.0% of cap) has dropped two consecutive games and will be a shaky FantasyScore play in his first start at home following the All-Star break. He is 5-2 but has posted a 5.74 ERA in 10 starts at Minute Maid Park this season.

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Astros | Collin McHugh looks for rebound

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:19:13 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh is set to start Thursday, June 18, against the Colorado Rockies. He was rocked for eight earned runs and nine hits over three innings last time out, and he has served up four homers over his past two outings, and six homers over his past four starts.

Fantasy Tip: McHugh ($5,900; or 11.8% of cap) had lasted at least six innings in five straight starts, and nine of 11, before his outing June 13. Considering the fact McHugh is working at Coors Field you should take a pass on him in FantasyScore.

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Astros | Collin McHugh beat early

Sun, 14 Jun 2015 07:49:41 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh was lit up for five runs in the first inning Saturday, June 13, against the Seattle Mariners.

Fantasy Tip: McHugh ($5,900, 11.8% of cap) had just one strikeout in three innings of work, allowing nine hits, two walks and eight earned runs. McHugh should be avoided Thursday, June 18, with his next start coming in Colorado.

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Astros | Collin McHugh picks up sixth win

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 21:19:51 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh allowed four runs in the second inning Tuesday, June 2, against the Baltimore Orioles, but he settled down and lasted seven innings to pick up his sixth win of the season. He allowed four runs, six hits and two walks with six strikeouts in the seven-inning win.

Fantasy Tip: McHugh has lasted six or more innings in four straight outings, and he has at least three strikeouts in each of his 11 outings this season. At $6,700 (or 13.4% of cap) he is generally a solid play in FantasyScore.

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Astros | Collin McHugh credits diet for success

Mon, 01 Jun 2015 18:17:42 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh spent most of his life with a stomach pain that was never medically addressed. He decided to cut out gluten and immediately felt better. Since his diet change, shortly after coming over to the Astros, he has transformed from a subpar pitcher to a bona fide major league starter. He estimated he lost 25 to 30 pounds and noticed an improvement in stamina right away.

Fantasy Tip: McHugh posted a 2.73 ERA last season, and he has a 5-2 mark with a 4.24 ERA this season while striking out 52 over 63 2/3 innings. At $6,700 (or 13.4% of cap) in FantasyScore he is a solid option most nights.

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Astros | Collin McHugh struggles Wednesday

Wed, 27 May 2015 18:23:25 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh allowed a season high-tying nine hits Wednesday, May 27, against the Baltimore Orioles. McHugh struck out five hitters, but he allowed four runs in six innings of work.

Fantasy Tip: McHugh ($6,700, 13.4% of cap) had his third start of the season in which he allowed at least four earned runs. McHugh can be a dominant strikeout pitcher when he's on his game, and he'll try to rebounds when he starts against these very same Orioles Tuesday, June 2.

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Astros | Collin McHugh likes Safeco

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 11:14:28 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh is 2-0 with a 0.61 ERA in two career starts against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field. He has allowed one run in 14 2/3 innings in those two starts with 16 strikeouts. He gave up just one hit in eight innings in his last start there last September. McHugh is 2-0 with a 1.54 ERA in 2015.

Fantasy Tip: It's a small sample size for McHugh ($5,000, 10.0% of cap), but he should be considered a strong play at FantasyScore at this pitcher's park. McHugh has shown that last year wasn't a fluke.

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Astros | Collin McHugh penciled into rotation

Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:35:59 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh will start the third or fourth game of the season, according to manager A.J. Hinch.

Fantasy Tip: While this comes as no surprise, it'll be interesting to see how McHugh follows up his breakout 2014 campaign. He returned 11 wins with a 2.73 ERA, a 1.02 WHIP and 157 strikeouts over 154 2/3 innings through his 25 starts last season. While his underlying stats checked out last season (3.83 K/BB, 0.8 HR/9, 3.17 FIP), regression should still be expected. He is worth considering in the late middle rounds of drafts as a mid-range fake starter.

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Astros | Collin McHugh shut down

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:33:26 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh has been shut down due to his innings workload.

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