I am here to tell you that, before he has even thrown a pitch in the major leagues, Shohei Ohtani should be considered a top 10 fantasy starting pitcher. In part one, I’ll be talking about the concerns that many fantasy analysts have to question his value. Come read further
Part of the inspiration for this series was the San Francisco Giants coming into 2014. Their minor league system had 4-5 Latin pitchers (some of which are about to make a repeat appearance right now) that had varying levels of upside and risk, but all had anonymity on their side.