I grew up in the Boston area, and worked in the Red Sox ticket office during the magical 2004 championship season. Since then, I've been a professional writer and editor in Washington, DC. Writing about the news has paid the bills, but covering fantasy sports has always been my passion. Prior to joining FantasyPros, I was a baseball columnist at Bleacher Report.
I usually begin this column each week by talking about the closer situations that are in flux, but let's take a quick moment to ...
by Fantasy in 1 day ago
Two of the big early surprises in the closer world were that San Francisco manager Gabe Kapler and Tampa Bay manager Kevin Cash had ...
by Fantasy in 1 wk ago
As we approach the end of April, closer situations across the MLB seem to be stabilizing more than expected. Famous last words, right? But ...
by Fantasy in 2 wks ago
April is overreaction season in fantasy baseball, but when it comes to the saves chase, overreacting is actually justified. We have to overreact to every ...
by Fantasy in 3 wks ago
If you're looking for proof that the saves chase is complete and utter chaos, look no further than the Canadian baseball team playing its ...
by Fantasy in 4 wks ago
While millions of children spent last Sunday hunting for Easter eggs, here at the Closer Report, we're in the business of hunting for saves. ...
by Fantasy in Fri, Apr 9
I don't know about you, but my 2021 fantasy season got off to a heinous start yesterday thanks to one Mr. Luis Castillo. Apparently, ...
by Fantasy in Sun, Apr 4
Teoscar Hernandez was forced to leave Monday's game with a sprained wrist.
SportsnetTue, Jun 18
Adam Jones was forced to leave Tuesday's game with an apparent injury.
Nick Piecoro on TwitterWed, Jun 5
Framber Valdez will replace Corbin Martin in the Astros' rotation and start against the Orioles on Saturday.
Houston ChronicleWed, Jun 5
Dee Gordon has resumed baseball activity and could rejoin the team after playing in a couple rehab games later this week, according to Mariners manager Scott Servais.
The News TribuneTue, Jun 4
Hunter Strickland successfully completed a 20-pitch bullpen session on Monday as he continues to progress is his recovery from a right lat strain.
MLB.comTue, Jun 4
Spencer Turnbull has been activated from the bereavement list and will make his next start on Friday in Atlanta.
Jason Beck on TwitterThu, May 30
Byron Buxton suffered a bruised right knee in Tuesday's contest and is considered day-to-day.
Betsy Helfand on TwitterWed, May 29
Pedro Strop (hamstring) will make the second of two scheduled Triple-A rehab appearances on Thursday, and barring any issues, he should return to the Cubs' bullpen this weekend.
Jesse Rogers of TwitterWed, May 29
Angels manager Brad Ausmus indicated that he will stick with the same lineup on Thursday following Wednesday's postponement, meaning Shohei Ohtani will again be on the bench.
Rhett Bollinger on TwitterThu, May 23