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RotoBaller   May 22nd, 8:42pm ET
BALLER MOVE: Add in 15+ Team LeaguesROSTERED IN: 13% of leaguesANALYSIS: 23-year-old Spencer Strider has a killer mustache and is off to an excellent 2022 start out of the Atlanta Braves bullpen, producing a 2.49 ERA; 1.06 WHIP; two holds; and a 1.39 FIP off...
RotoBaller   May 20th, 10:30am ET
Welcome back RotoBallers to another week of our fantasy baseball closers and saves waiver wire report. Another week, another round of bullpen news and moves for us to cover. A little bear returns from a little trip to the injured list. A blue bird is sick...
RotoBaller   May 18th, 7:30am ET
As some bullpens settle in and have set guys in set roles, others are as wild as ever before. Not only are we seeing more committees than ever when it comes to save situations, but over a month into the season we are starting to deal with injuries piling up...
Razzball   May 17th, 1:00pm ET
What’s poppin, Razzpimples? As always, I’ve got reliever soup for the soul to nourish your weary little hearts. Don’t forget, the Razzball Bullpen Chart is manned by yours truly and updated like every single second (not really,...
RotoBaller   May 14th, 6:52am ET
Another week of home runs, bats broken over knees, a cycle, a no-hitter, offensive eruptions in ninth innings, and so much more is behind us. It was a very exciting week in baseball, but for the first time in a while, the bullpens mostly remained away from...
RotoBaller   May 11th, 10:30pm ET
I usually start this article by explaining just how volatile bullpens can be. Sometimes a change can happen with no indication prior, but more often than not, if you keep a close eye on bullpens you can see the tide start to turn. There is always a benefit...
Razzball   May 10th, 1:00pm ET
What’s good in the Razzhood? Back again with another weekly roundup of all things relievers for you cool little kitty cats. Don’t forget, the Razzball Bullpen Chart is manned by yours truly and updated like every single second (not really,...
RotoBaller   May 7th, 3:20am ET
A wise artist once sang, "Another night, another dream, but always you/It's like a vision of love that seems to be true," and if that's not the way a lot of us feel about fantasy baseball, then I don't know what that song is about. Another week, another series...
RotoBaller   May 5th, 9:24pm ET
We're back to celebrate the glory that is relief pitchers with another rendition of my top-150 Saves+Holds (Solds) rankings with a month of play in the books. I know there are dozens of you out there who play in formats with SV+HLD, or leagues where Saves...
RotoBaller   May 4th, 4:00pm ET
The popular fantasy baseball strategies this draft season were to load up on offensive players and those elite relievers who can safely get all the save chances. So far in the first month, offense is historically down and we have seen more bullpens change...
Razzball   May 3rd, 1:00pm ET
How we doin, Razzpunks? Finally came up with a new really cool and original and clever pun this week. And fair warning, I’m a Cardinals fan, so I’m gonna fan-boy hard this time around on my boi Ryan Helsley. Don’t forget, the Razzball Bullpen...
RotoBaller   Apr 29th, 11:45am ET
Another week of baseball means another week of bullpen drama. Nothing like the Mets/Cardinals drama though. We're staying in the bullpens here, not jumping over the fence. There were plenty of saves, even more holds, and some blown saves this week. A few surprises,...
RotoBaller   Apr 28th, 7:59am ET
The only constant in life is change. Those are wise words by a Greek philosopher named Heraclitus. What not enough people realize is, that quote was said about bullpen usage and trying to figure them out for fantasy purposes. Ok, maybe it wasnt, but it should...
Razzball   Apr 26th, 1:00pm ET
What’s good, Razzfools? Yes, that’s me starting a second consecutive SAGNOF report with the same pun. If it ain’t broken, amirite? Here’s the best and worst of the past week (note: yesterday’s games do not factor in): Josh Hader...
FanGraphs   Apr 26th, 12:00pm ET
You don't get to be the best without doing something right.
FanGraphs   Apr 26th, 11:00am ET
It's hard to score runs when the fringes of every team's roster contain a bevy of impressive relievers.