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SwaggerCopter
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Jeff Locke or Gerrit Cole?



I can only keep one of these guys. My pitching is so loaded right now. Which one is better for the rest of this year?

ETA: My whole roster. Jeff Locke is currently a free agent, which is a miracle.




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OBUDan
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re: Jeff Locke or Gerrit Cole?


Cole has higher upside.

Locke is in for some regression.






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Cherokee Chinstrap
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re: Jeff Locke or Gerrit Cole?


Locke will regress some in the second half seeing as his strand rate is unsustainable. Long term definitely Cole, but if it is only a one year league I would go with Locke. Cole will likely have an innings cap and get shut down at some point in September.





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SwaggerCopter
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re: Jeff Locke or Gerrit Cole?


Let me throw Rick Porcello in there as a possible drop guy, but he is playing SO WELL right now.





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papz
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re: Jeff Locke or Gerrit Cole?


If it's a non-keeper, try to sell high on the rookie and pair him with a closer for an upgrade. Put out some trade before you cut someone.





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tzimme4
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re: Jeff Locke or Gerrit Cole?


I like Locke this season, but his stike/ball ratio is terrible.





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SouljaBreauxTellEm
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re: Jeff Locke or Gerrit Cole?


Cole looking beastly tonight





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SwaggerCopter
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re: Jeff Locke or Gerrit Cole?


Andrew Bailey lost his closer role. I've got both now!





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tzimme4
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re: Jeff Locke or Gerrit Cole?


Locke threw another good one last night, gave up a solo shot but he's got 7 wins now and a 2.06 ERA. Hopefully regression doesn't bite him or Liriano soon.


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