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The Brewers starting rotation had a tough go of it last year, and any team in a division with three playoff teams is going to take its lumps. The Brewers starters finished 21st in the Majors with a 4.20 ERA while going 48-60 on the season.
This offseason, the Brewers added Matt Garza to the rotation giving them a solid 1-5 although the exact order of who pitches in what slot is still up in the air. The Brewers have announced Yovani Gallardo will be the Opening Day starter, but the rest of Spring Training will determine 2-5.
From a fantasy perspective, the Brewers don’t have any elite options but they do have some very serviceable pieces as end of the rotation options and definitely worth considering as streaming or matchup plays.
Here are the five projected starters for Milwaukee this season, their stats from last year, and how I think they’ll do this year: