League size is crucial. You did not mention your league size. In a 15 team league like LABR and my NFBC league with 7 man benches Roark at minimum becomes a #5 SP. That has a lot of value as you are generally getting streaming type #7 SPs off the WW.
Roark has a proven track record in providing solid ERA &WHIP, but won't get you a lot of Ks. The major gamble is here is what happens when and if Fister comes back. My take is Gio Gonzalez is not lighting it up, Fister is a question mark and Strausberg is always an injury risk so I think Roark will get starts if he performs. If it was clear he was definitely the #5 starter in my league he would have gone for > $75. BTW USA Today's Gardner knows his stuff. He won the high profile experts LABR league last year and is leading this year and he spent 15% of his FAAB on him.
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