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.
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 Fri, Apr 23
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 Fri, Apr 16
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
They say that patience is a virtue, which is most definitely true for fantasy sports. I am that guy in your league who is ...
by Fantasy in Sat, Mar 27
When I wrote my Spring Training Closer Report in March of last year, it was right before the world shut down. I excitedly relayed ...
by Fantasy in Sat, Mar 27
I'm a "glass half full" kind of guy, so I find it much more challenging to write an article about over-ranked players than under-ranked ...
by Fantasy in Thu, Mar 18
I don't own a dog, but my mother-in-law does, and over the weekend, we went to one of those fancy new dog parks that ...
by Fantasy in Wed, Mar 17
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