FantasyPros Baseball Podcast: Early Season Waiver Wire Pickups

Apr 8, 2019

Is now the best time to trade for Clayton Kershaw?

Welcome to another episode of the FantasyPros Baseball Podcast. The show is hosted by our own Bobby Sylvester (@bobbyfantasypros). He’ll be interviewing featured experts and team correspondents who will provide insight throughout the baseball season.

With the second full week of MLB action now underway, Mick Ciallela of Fantrax joins today’s show to chat about the top pickups at this early juncture of the season. Is Dansby Swanson (17:18) ready to break out, is Clint Frazier (26:12) this week’s top add, and how sustainable is Freddy Peralta’s (38:07) impressive production? The show concludes with us tackling a few of your listener mailbag questions (43:49), one of which revolves around Clayton Kershaw’s (50:39) trade value and expectations.

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