Fantasy Baseball 2014: Top 25 Starting Pitchers Heading Into Week 8

Top 25 Fantasy Starting Pitchers From Week 7

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With week seven in the books and the month of May just flying by, it's time to look at which starting pitchers have led fantasy teams from last week and which ones you should add if you're looking for a last-second pickup.

Let's take a look at the top 25 starting pitchers from week seven of play.

25. Brandon McCarthy, Arizona Diamondbacks

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25. Brandon McCarthy, Arizona Diamondbacks

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 0
ERA: 1.13
Strikeouts: 7
WHIP: 0.25
Innings Pitched: 8.0

24. Cliff Lee, Philadelphia Phillies

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24. Cliff Lee, Philadelphia Phillies

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 1.32
Strikeouts: 10
WHIP: 1.24
Innings Pitched: 13.2

23. Mike Leake, Cincinnati Reds

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23. Mike Leake, Cincinnati Reds

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 0
ERA: 1.13
Strikeouts: 0
WHIP: 0.38
Innings Pitched: 8.0

22. Hisashi Iwakuma, Seattle Mariners

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22. Hisashi Iwakuma, Seattle Mariners

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 0
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 5
WHIP: 0.50
Innings Pitched: 8.0

21. Ryan Vogelsong, San Francisco Giants

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21. Ryan Vogelsong, San Francisco Giants

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 2.77
Strikeouts: 14
WHIP: 1.08
Innings Pitched: 13.0

20. Cole Hamels, Philadelphia Phillies

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20. Cole Hamels, Philadelphia Phillies

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 1.29
Strikeouts: 10
WHIP: 0.71
Innings Pitched: 7.0

19. Bronson Arroyo, Arizona Diamondbacks

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19. Bronson Arroyo, Arizona Diamondbacks

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 1.00
Strikeouts: 7
WHIP: 0.89
Innings Pitched: 9.0

18. Garrett Richards, Los Angeles Angels

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18. Garrett Richards, Los Angeles Angels

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 8
WHIP: 0.71
Innings Pitched: 7.0

17. Mike Minor, Atlanta Braves

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17. Mike Minor, Atlanta Braves

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 6
WHIP: 0.75
Innings Pitched: 6.2

16. Shelby Miller, St. Louis Cardinals

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16. Shelby Miller, St. Louis Cardinals

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 7
WHIP: 1.00
Innings Pitched: 7.0

15. Drew Hutchison, Toronto Blue Jays

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15. Drew Hutchison, Toronto Blue Jays

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 6
WHIP: 0.44
Innings Pitched: 9.0

14. Chris Tillman, Baltimore Orioles

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14. Chris Tillman, Baltimore Orioles

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 3
WHIP: 0.67
Innings Pitched: 9.0

13. Masahiro Tanaka, New York Yankees

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13. Masahiro Tanaka, New York Yankees

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 8
WHIP: 0.44
Innings Pitched: 9.0

12. Max Scherzer, Detroit Tigers

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12. Max Scherzer, Detroit Tigers

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 7
WHIP: 1.17
Innings Pitched: 6.0

11. Alfredo Simon, Cincinnati Reds

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11. Alfredo Simon, Cincinnati Reds

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 8
WHIP: 0.78
Innings Pitched: 7.2

10. Johnny Cueto, Cincinnati Reds

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10. Johnny Cueto, Cincinnati Reds

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 8
WHIP: 0.56
Innings Pitched: 9.0

9. Matt Shoemaker, St. Louis Cardinals

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9. Matt Shoemaker, St. Louis Cardinals

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 2
ERA: 2.45
Strikeouts: 9
WHIP: 0.82
Innings Pitched: 11.0

8. Zack Greinke, Kansas City Royals

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8. Zack Greinke, Kansas City Royals

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 6
WHIP: 0.88
Innings Pitched: 8.0

7. Josh Beckett, Los Angeles Dodgers

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7. Josh Beckett, Los Angeles Dodgers

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 6
WHIP: 1.11
Innings Pitched: 6.1

6. Edwin Jackson, Chicago Cubs

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6. Edwin Jackson, Chicago Cubs

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 11
WHIP: 0.71
Innings Pitched: 7.0

5. Jesse Chavez, Oakland Athletics

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5. Jesse Chavez, Oakland Athletics

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 2
ERA: 2.77
Strikeouts: 13
WHIP: 1.23
Innings Pitched: 13.0

4. James Shields, Kansas City Royals

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4. James Shields, Kansas City Royals

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 2
ERA: 2.57
Strikeouts: 11
WHIP: 1.07
Innings Pitched: 14.0

3. Jorge De La Rosa, Colorado Rockies

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3. Jorge De La Rosa, Colorado Rockies

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 0.00
Strikeouts: 5
WHIP: 0.29
Innings Pitched: 7.0

2. Tim Lincecum, San Francisco Giants

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2. Tim Lincecum, San Francisco Giants

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 1
ERA: 2.63
Strikeouts: 17
WHIP: 1.17
Innings Pitched: 13.2

1. Rick Porcello, Detroit Tigers

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1. Rick Porcello, Detroit Tigers

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Stats from week seven of play:

Wins: 2
ERA: 1.29
Strikeouts: 6
WHIP: 0.86
Innings Pitched: 14.0

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