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Razzball   Aug 22nd, 1:00pm ET
What a disaster major league pitching has been this year. With the juiced ball on top of mounting injuries, we're all plugging holes faster than Captain Ahab. If you're in good shape in your pitching categories I recommend a conservative approach using a stopgap...
FanGraphs   Aug 22nd, 9:30am ET
What happens when we throw out the unimportant innings? Does our perception of the best bullpens change?
RotoBaller   Aug 19th, 7:30am ET
BALLER MOVE:Add in All LeaguesOWNED IN: 26% of leaguesANALYSIS:The Detroit Tigers bullpen has seen better days, but at least they have 24-year-old, 2018 All-Star Joe Jimenez to smile on in the present and hold promise for towards the future. The entire Tigers...
RotoBaller   Aug 16th, 7:45am ET
It wasn't a huge week in terms of bullpen news, which was actually kind of nice after two weeks of shuffling and hustling throughout Major League Baseball's bullpens. There were some smaller things that happened this week though, that could lead to bigger...
Razzball   Aug 15th, 1:06pm ET
We're about to flip the turn cards of the fantasy season as September approaches. A well-placed gamble on a potential closer can be a winning bet. We all need more saves from any place we can get them. Here are seven lucky numbers that might become a jack...
Razzball   Aug 8th, 1:00pm ET
A bunch of bullpens have undergone reseeding after a flurry of deadline moves. It's not a bad time to grab a speculative arm in an uncertain situation. As the ultimate standing climber, Petr Baelish, once said, "Chaos is a ladder." Just be careful who you...
RotoBaller   Aug 6th, 2:36pm ET
As the rest of Major League Baseball turns towards deeper bullpens, the Houston Astros added another ace for their starting rotation.They already had traded for Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole in recent seasons and signed
Razzball   Aug 5th, 1:00pm ET
If you need speed you're in luck of late. New options for steals chasers having been popping up. Don't fret if you don't have the budget left for Bo Bichette. There are some lesser names that can help boost the category for you. The last of the Wunderkind...
FanGraphs   Aug 5th, 10:20am ET
Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller banter about the non-running Royals and Terrance Gore, the Diamondbacks’ stolen-base success rate and Zack Godley’s disastrous season, the Phillies’ roster crunch, Sam’s recurring nightmare, a Roman Quinn...
RotoBaller   Aug 2nd, 1:29pm ET
BALLER MOVE:Add in All LeaguesOWNED IN: 25% of leaguesANALYSIS:With Shane Greene traded to Atlanta at the deadline, Joe Jimenez is likely to favorite for saves in the Motor City over the balance of 2019. The 24-year-old doesn't have great ratios (4.93 ERA,...
RotoBaller   Aug 2nd, 7:45am ET
Okay, so...we need to talk about that trade deadline, folks. Nothing happened, then very little happened, then a couple of things happened, then the deadline came. It was 4:00 Eastern, and nothing close to what we expected had happened. But then...the late...
Razzball   Aug 1st, 1:00pm ET
Roto-Wan is back monkey chuckers, and on less sleep than ever! I actually threw up last night out of sheer exhaustion after feeding the little-wan. I did not know that was possible. Thank to B_Don for being an adequate at best fill in for me. Yesterday was...
FanGraphs   Jul 31st, 8:50pm ET
The Dodgers reinforce their bullpen while the Rays continue to cull their 40-man.
FanGraphs   Jul 31st, 8:04pm ET
The Braves add depth, and the Giants add offseason flexibility.
FanGraphs   Jul 31st, 10:30am ET
The Braves add a reliever to shore up their shaky bullpen.
FanGraphs   Jul 30th, 4:39pm ET
The Cubs make a move to shore up their bullpen.
FanGraphs   Jul 30th, 3:59pm ET
Ray isn't an ace, but he could be incredibly valuable for a team with a deep bullpen and a playoff spot already secure.
Razzball   Jul 30th, 1:00pm ET
Happy trade deadline week RCLers.  This is the final week you have to trade for some steals, saves, power or help out those pitching ratios with a big time name.  It’s at this point in the season that you can really see some overpaying going...
FanGraphs   Jul 28th, 6:00pm ET
Oakland's bullpen gets the type of arm they sorely lacked in exchange for two lower-end prospects.
RotoBaller   Jul 28th, 5:39am ET
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