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Chris Sale

Chris Sale

SP - Atlanta Braves

Age: 35College: Florida Gulf CoastBats: LThrows: LCountry: USA

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Sun, 5/19 7:10pm
Rank P #38
Projection (?) 1.2 pts

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Chris Sale Dominates Cubs in stellar outing

Chris Sale dazzled against the Chicago Cubs, tossing seven scoreless innings in a 7-0 victory for the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact

Sale allowed just two hits and no walks while striking out nine. This performance underscores Sale's dominance this season, evidenced by his improved 2.54 ERA and 0.89 WHIP. His ability to maintain a high strikeout rate (11.1 K/9) alongside a superb strikeout-to-walk ratio (7.63) continues to make him a top-tier fantasy option. Given his consistency and the underlying metrics like a 2.57 FIP and a sustainable .274 BABIP, fantasy managers should feel confident in Sale's ability to remain an elite starter in all formats.

Chris Sale Shines in Shutout Against Braves

Chris Sale delivered a masterful performance, allowing no earned runs on six hits and one walk while striking out 10 over six innings in Wednesday's 5-0 victory over the Braves.

Fantasy Impact

This outing underscores Sale's dominance this season, as he continues to maintain a sub-3.00 ERA and a WHIP under one. His ability to rack up strikeouts, evidenced by his 11.0 K/9 rate, combined with a stellar 6.50 strikeout-to-walk ratio, makes him a top-tier fantasy asset. Given his consistent performance and high strikeout upside, Sale remains a must-start in all fantasy formats, reinforcing his status as one of the elite pitchers in the game.

Jesse Garcia1 week ago
Chris Sale Slices Through Mariners in Stellar Outing

Chris Sale delivered a strong performance, allowing just one earned run on six hits while striking out nine over five innings in Wednesday's 5-2 victory over the Mariners.

Fantasy Impact

This outing showcased Sale's ability to dominate the strike zone, as evidenced by his nine strikeouts and zero walks, maintaining his impressive season-long control and efficiency. His season ERA now sits at a respectable 3.44, complemented by a stellar 0.95 WHIP and a 10.3 K/9 rate, indicating that he remains a high-impact player in fantasy lineups. Sale's consistent strikeout ability and low walk rate continue to make him a valuable asset, especially in leagues that reward precision and high strikeout totals. His performance against the Mariners reinforces his status as a top-tier fantasy starter, capable of anchoring a rotation.

Jesse Garcia3 weeks ago
Chris Sale shines in Braves' victory over Guardians

Chris Sale delivered a stellar performance in the Braves' 6-2 win over the Guardians on Friday.

Fantasy Impact

He allowed just one earned run on two hits and one walk while striking out six over seven innings. This outing continues a solid start to the 2024 season for Sale, who now boasts a 3.69 ERA and a 0.92 WHIP through five starts. His ability to maintain a high strikeout rate (9.4 K/9) alongside a commendable 4.71 strikeout-to-walk ratio underscores his value in fantasy leagues, particularly in categories that reward strikeouts and WHIP. While his BABIP suggests some luck, his strong FIP (3.57) indicates that his performance is not far off from his actual results. Fantasy managers should continue to view Sale as a high-upside starting option, especially in matchups like these where he can dominate.

Chris Schommer3 weeks ago
Chris Sale sails through seven, Braves top Rangers 8-3

Chris Sale delivered a solid performance, allowing three earned runs on five hits and one walk while striking out seven over seven innings in Friday's 8-3 victory over the Rangers.

Fantasy Impact

This outing was a step in the right direction for Sale, whose season ERA improved to 4.38 and WHIP tightened to 1.05. His ability to maintain a high strikeout rate (9.85 K/9) and a commendable strikeout-to-walk ratio (5.00) continues to make him a valuable asset in fantasy lineups, despite the slightly elevated ERA. Fantasy managers should feel confident keeping Sale active, expecting more quality starts like this one.

Chris Schommer4 weeks ago