F/F SPOTLIGHT: David Peterson

The lens we use for our Facts & Flukes Spotlight space aims to focus on established players whose stats or skills have made interesting changes during the year.

This week's Spotlight will take a slightly different approach. We're shining light on David Peterson (LHP, NYM), a starting pitcher who was no better than an end-game 2023 draft pick in most leagues (418 ADP) given his history of volatile results. In addition, he's reached 100+ innings just once in his career, leaving us with sub-optimal sample sizes to analyze and making him less attractive as a target.

Few pitchers have been as volatile as Peterson over the last few seasons, a trend that has continued this season:

Year  IP   ERA   WHIP  5x5
====  ===  ====  ====  ===
2020  ...


You’re just a few clicks away from accessing this feature and hundreds more throughout the year that have a singular goal in mind: Winning your league. Subscribe to BaseballHQ.com here!

Already a subscriber? Sign in here

More From Facts & Flukes

Kevin Ginkel seems likely to take over closing duties in ARI—does he have the skills for it? Plus, Mitch Haniger, Kyle Isbel, Louie Varland, and Jared Triolo.
Mar 31 2024 3:11am
Can Shane Bieber bounce back after heading to Driveline? We'll also look at Taylor Ward, Yusei Kikuchi, Andrew Benintendi, & Andrew Heaney in the latest Facts/Flukes column.
Mar 28 2024 3:06am
Max Fried looks to excel in a contract year. Plus, James Outman, Marcell Ozuna, Jordan Hicks, and Alek Thomas.
Mar 27 2024 3:08am
Tommy Edman tries to fight back from injury. Plus Cristopher Sánchez, Eugenio Suarez, A.J. Puk and Ezequiel Tovar.
Mar 26 2024 3:06am
Is Anthony Rizzo a draft value in the middle rounds? We also examine the skills of Cole Ragans, Daulton Varsho, Kutter Crawford, and Brent Rooker.
Mar 21 2024 3:03am