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Is It Time For The Blue Jays To Call It A Season On Drew Hutchison?

The Toronto Blue Jays had high expectations for starting pitcher Drew Hutchison leading into the 2015 season especially after the devastating loss of Marcus Stroman early in the spring. Hutchison was anointed the opening day starter and tabbed as the X-factor in the Jays rotation poised for a breakout campaign. The team broke camp with a rotation in flux not sure what to fully...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Drew Hutchison makes history at Fenway Park

Toronto Blue Jays starter Drew Hutchison made history after his start Wednesday at Fenway Park.It wasn't the good kind of history.Hutchison gave up six earned runs over 3 1/3 innings against the Boston Red Sox, setting the highest ERA for a starter in a season at Fenway.It's been somewhat of an odd season for the righty, who owns a solid 13-4 record, but a 5.33 ERA. The Jays will...
Via Fox Sports
September 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Blue Jays send Hutchison to Triple-A despite 12-2 record

TORONTO -- The Blue Jays have sent right-hander Drew Hutchison to Triple-A Buffalo a day after he moved to 12-2 by pitching Toronto to a win over the rival New York Yankees. Hutchison pitched 6 2/3 strong innings at Rogers Centre on Sunday in Toronto's 3-1 victory that avoided a three-game Yankees sweep. Hutchison is tied for sixth in the American League in wins but has been inconsistent...
Via AP on Fox
August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Did Drew Hutchison Really Change His Slider?

If you look at the movement charts on Drew Hutchison‘s slider, it seems obvious: the Blue Jays’ righty starter had more drop late last year, when he was going well. This year, the pitch is harder and firmer, and he’s not going well. So he’s missing that slider he had, right? Well, maybe not. We […]
Via Fangraphs
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Drew Hutchison’s Road Troubles Go Back To 2014

TORONTO, CANADA – JUNE 8: Drew Hutchison #36 of the Toronto Blue Jays makes his way from the bullpen to the dugout before the start of MLB game action against the St. Louis Cardinals on June 8, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images) So far in 2015, it’s been well documented the road struggles of Toronto Blue Jays’ starter...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Roundup: Scouting Drew Hutchison

Entering the preseason I thought Drew Hutchison would be a sneaky play for 200-plus strikeouts. That may not sound like a lot, but only 13 pitchers accomplished that feat last year. At the time I wrote that piece I didn’t think I was going out on a limb with that prediction because he finished 20th among qualified starting pitchers in strikeout rate (23.4%). A big reason for the...
Via Baseball Professor
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Toronto Blue Jays: Drew Hutchison coming into his own

On Monday, Toronto Blue Jays’ pitcher, Drew Hutchison, led the team to victory with a complete game shutout. He only allowed four hits and struck out eight as the Blue Jays defeated the Chicago White Sox 6-0. Moreover, all four of the hits allowed were singles. This was without a doubt Hutchison’s best start of the year, and perhaps, it was also the birth of a new star in Toronto...
May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Drew Hutchison Needs His Good Fastball

Breakout candidates are often identified on the pitching side either on the strength of peripheral stats which portend improvement over more conventional numbers, a strong second half, or some demonstrative change in a pitch. Sometimes, the candidates fulfill expectations and make those who stumped for them look like geniuses. Most of the time, however, the […]
Via Fangraphs
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

MLB Week 9 Preview: Hutchison looks to lead Jays in divisional showdown vs. Tampa

The Toronto Blue Jays come into this series three games into a successful home stand and riding a six game winning strike, as part of nine wins in their last ten games. The Rays have won four in a row themselves, though the gap is pretty wide between these two teams in the AL East. Toronto leads Tampa by six games and all teams in the division by two. Go ahead and read that again...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto's Drew Hutchison stays hot; one of the better available Week 9 Two Start Pitchers

Week 9 of the Fantasy Baseball season is upon us which means that the season is almost a third of the way through. For most, after the NFL draft their attention starts to turn to the Fantasy Football season – which means that it is a perfect time for more dedicated players to take advantage of the ones who slack off in your Fantasy Baseball league. Staying on top of Two Start Pitchers...
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May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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