Description: Vasquez had one of his better starts against the Brewers on Tuesday. He allowed just two runs through 6.2 innings.
Insight: For the first time this season, Vasquez did not walk any batters, but he did allow a season high nine hits. The Pirate starter is a low end streamer, but if the match up is right, he could possibly be useful. (SportsBuff.com)
7/2/2009 9:34:00 AM
Description: Vasquez pitched well in his second start of the season. He allowed three runs in six innings, but took the loss.
Insight: Vasquez struck out seven batters in his first start on June 26. More quality starts could mean that he will stick in the Pirate rotation and maybe even have some fantasy significance. (SportsBuff.com)
4/2/2009 9:33:00 AM
Description: Vasquez lost his bid for the Pirates fifth starting spot when he was sent to AAA.
Insight: Vasquez had a 7.62 ERA this spring and allowed 23 base runners in 13 innings. He'll try to tune things up in Indianapolis, but you can probably dismiss his name from your memory. (SportsBuff.com)