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    Milwaukee Brewers' Fatal Flaw?

    By Mark Evans

    In Monday’s Start/Sit column, I noted that “you probably don't have a better option than starting Lance Lynn or Shelby Miller if you own them, but they carry some risk here,” when referring to their upcoming road starts at Miller Park. Outside of the elite pitchers, it’s sound strategy to consider benching hurlers on the road, particularly against good offenses in hitters’ parks.

    On Monday, Lynn (pictured) utterly dominated the Brewers (7 IP, 3 H, 0 ER, 11 K), the kind of outing that makes a fantasy owner salivate when looking at box scores. So after double-checking that I had him active in the two full-season leagues I own him in (I did, WHEW!), I examined the boxscore to see if there was …

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