FantasyPros Baseball Podcast: Leading Off (5/23)

May 23, 2019

Scherzer returned to form Wednesday.

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.

We’re talking about all the standout performances from yesterday, from Jacob deGrom’s and Max Scherzer’s duel to Eloy Jimenez’s two-homer game., to Frankie Montas’ latest gem. Then we’ll run through all the latest injury news, including Robinson Cano leaving his game and Giancarlo Stanton’s setback. Finally, we’ll look at some closing situations, including the Red Sox’ committee and Sergio Romo’s quiet usefulness.

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Intro music by Joakim Karud.

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