FantasyPros Baseball Podcast: Leading Off (4/23)

Apr 23, 2019

Can Dan ease your early concerns about Jose Peraza?

Welcome to another episode of the FantasyPros Baseball Podcast. The show is hosted by our own Dan Harris (@danharris80). He’ll be providing quick-hitting recaps of the previous day’s baseball action.

With a slow day, we’re taking a deep dive into some players, looking at Ryan Braun’s efforts to hit more fly balls and Christian Walker’s ridiculous hard-hit rate. We then run through all the latest injury developments before highlighting some of the bigger performances from yesterday, like Steven Matz‘s gem against the Phillies. Finally, we end on a listener question and ease some concerns about Jose Peraza’s slow start.

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Intro music by Joakim Karud.

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