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FanGraphs   Apr 23rd, 9:00am ET
This is the story of the batter-shaped pitching aid that’s seemingly in every bullpen in America.
RotoBaller   Apr 22nd, 7:45pm ET
BALLER MOVE: Add in 12+ Team LeaguesROSTERED IN: 34% of LeaguesANALYSIS:Tampa Bay Rays' reliever Jason Adam is having a pretty good season. He recently pitched a scoreless ninth inning against the New York Yankees, which allowed his team to win the game in...
RotoBaller   Apr 22nd, 7:56am ET
BALLER MOVE: Add in 12+ Team LeaguesROSTERED IN: 53% of LeaguesANALYSIS:After a rough start to the season, in which he allowed four runs in his first three appearances, James McArthur has allowed no runs in his last six appearances for the Kansas City Royals....
RotoBaller   Apr 19th, 7:45am ET
It's still early enough in the 2024 season that we can have a lot of fun with small sample sizes. For example, Kyle Finnegan, Ryan Helsley, and Clay Holmes each have seven saves. The Astros, Marlins, White Sox, Rockies, and Twins don't even have seven wins...
RotoBaller   Apr 17th, 8:39pm ET
All offseason long in fantasy baseball articles, podcasts, and radio shows, you hear about clarity with bullpens. We may not know who exactly is going to get the bulk of save chances, but the belief is that once the season starts playing out, we will get answers...
Razzball   Apr 16th, 3:00pm ET
What’s poppin’, Razzpimples? Remember to bookmark that Razzball Bullpen Chart, y’all! I update it obsessively. Also, if you’re a sub (you should be a sub…it’s great value), you get access to RP Projections and...
RotoBaller   Apr 15th, 9:00pm ET
BALLER MOVE: Add in 14+ Team LeaguesROSTERED IN: 13% of LeaguesANALYSIS: After a blown save last Tuesday and an appearance Friday that included another hit and a walk in an inning pitched, Rangers manager Bruce Bochy stated that Jose Leclerc would be used...
RotoBaller   Apr 15th, 8:27pm ET
BALLER MOVE: Add in 12+ Team LeaguesROSTERED IN: 45% of LeaguesANALYSIS: Veteran reliever David Robertson is pitching for his sixth team since 2021, but a week ago he was a speculative-add in the event Texas Rangers closer Jose Leclerc continued to be ineffective...
RotoBaller   Apr 13th, 10:42pm ET
The NASCAR Cup Series is in Texas this weekend. This race used to be in the fall, but it's been moved out of the playoffs this year and is being run in April. Last year, William Byron won the only race here.Speaking of Byron, the No. 24 car won last week at...
RotoBaller   Apr 13th, 11:26am ET
BALLER MOVE: Add in 14+ Team Leagues and AL-Only LeaguesROSTERED IN: 3% of LeaguesANALYSIS: Ryne Stanek picked up his second save of the season on Friday for the Mariners. The M's usual closer, Andres Munoz, also pitched, but it's not necessarily a case of...
RotoBaller   Apr 13th, 9:25am ET
The NASCAR Xfinity Series heads to Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday for the Andy's Frozen Custard 300. Last year, the Xfinity Series was here in September, with John Hunter Nemechek driving to victory lane in a race that saw the top eight finishers be playoff...
RotoBaller   Apr 12th, 11:23am ET
The NASCAR Truck Series heads to the Dallas-Fort Worth area this weekend as part of a tripleheader weekend of NASCAR's top three series. The Truck Series gets things rolling on Friday night with the SpeedyCash.com 250.Last weekend at Martinsville, Christian...
RotoBaller   Apr 12th, 11:15am ET
Another week down and now we have pretty much every baseball team with a dozen games played. A lot of things make sense (Mookie Betts and the Dodgers are really good, the Phillies and Braves are battling for the NL East, the White Sox are bad, etc.) Some things...
FanGraphs   Apr 12th, 9:00am ET
Plus, the criminal complaint against Ippei Mizuhara, the ragtag Guardians bullpen, and Mike Trout’s hot start.
FanGraphs   Apr 11th, 1:05pm ET
The 33-year-old right-hander has followed a meandering, and health-hampered, path to the Detroit Tigers bullpen..
RotoBaller   Apr 10th, 8:40am ET
It's awesome having fantasy baseball back in our lives. Checking lineups, box scores, and more importantly -- fantasy live scoring. But with the excitement of fantasy baseball being back, there tends to be some overreactions this time of year.It is important...
Razzball   Apr 9th, 2:00pm ET
What’s poppin’, Razzpimples? Remember to bookmark that Razzball Bullpen Chart, y’all! I update it obsessively. Also, if you’re a sub (you should be a sub…it’s great value), you get access to RP Projections and...
RotoBaller   Apr 9th, 9:47am ET
Early in the week following every NASCAR Cup Series race, we will look back at the most recent event for top takeaways, featuring the projections and predictions of the RotoBaller staff. Anchored by the 2023 Fantasy Sports Writers Association Racing Writer...
RotoBaller   Apr 8th, 11:35pm ET
BALLER MOVE: Add in 14+ Team LeaguesROSTERED IN: 2% of LeaguesANALYSIS: Boston Red Sox reliever Justin Slaten was drafted in 2019 and has had strong strikeout numbers at every stop in the minors. Between Double-A and Triple-A in 2023, he struck out 86 hitters...
FanGraphs   Apr 8th, 3:20pm ET
“You see how our bullpen is built. It’s all just the nastiest guys you can possibly put together.”