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Carmen Maiorano

Carmen Maiorano

MLB Correspondent

Bio

I am a Chicagoan working in Finance. I like finance, but I love baseball. I have loved sports, especially fantasy sports and statistics, since I was a little kid. I'm a huge fan of the Cubs, and a big-time fantasy baseball and football player.


Articles From Carmen
Depth Chart Battles: AL (2020 Fantasy Baseball) photo
While the beginning of this spring training has been unlike any other, one constant of each new baseball season is the competition for starting ...
by Carmen Maiorano in Fantasy1 day ago
Closers to Target from Unsettled Situations (2020 Fantasy Baseball) photo
More than ever, teams are electing to go with a closer-by-committee approach. By my count, nearly one-third of teams should have multiple relievers nab ...
by Carmen Maiorano in Fantasy6 days ago
Prospects to Stash in Redraft Leagues (2020 Fantasy Baseball) photo
About a month ago, I crafted my top 25 prospects for redraft leagues. Another month of information has been helpful in getting to a ...
by Carmen Maiorano in Fantasy2 wks ago
MLB Free Agency Recap (2020 Fantasy Baseball) photo
This offseason has provided much quicker movement than last year, which keeps the baseball nuts out there busy during these cold months. As a ...
by Carmen Maiorano in Fantasy4 wks ago
8 Pitchers Who Are Better Than Their Slumps photo
Like me, when I play pickup basketball at the rec center, there a handful of pitchers that go through a prolonged slump each year. ...
by Carmen Maiorano in Fantasy4 wks ago
The Outliers: 10 Players Whose 2019 Performance Can Be Ignored (Fantasy Baseball 2020) photo
In the offseason, we scrutinize every detail, from advanced stats to supposedly too-big creases and seams in jerseys. However, there is a subset of ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyThu, Jan 23
Top 25 Impact Prospects for Redraft Leagues (2020 Fantasy Baseball) photo
FantasyPros has several prospect articles coming out in January, and this one should cover your needs for impact prospects for redraft leagues. This article ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyThu, Jan 9
Hyun-Jin Ryu Signs With Toronto Blue Jays Fantasy Baseball Impact photo
Hyun-Jin Ryu inked a four year, $80 million deal with the Toronto Blue Jays late on Sunday night. With Ryu coming in as the ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, Dec 24
Latest News From Carmen
Logan Forsythe finishes season on high note photo
Logan Forsythe went 1-for-3 with a two-run scoring single on Sunday against the White Sox. The Twins won 5-4.
Mon, Oct 1
Francisco Lindor goes deep for 38th time  photo
Francisco Lindor went 1-for-4 with a walk on Sunday against the Royals, hitting a solo homer and scoring twice. The Tribe won 2-1.
Mon, Oct 1
Trevor Bauer picks up unusual save Sunday photo
Trevor Bauer relieved Carlos Carrasco in Sunday’s season finale against the Royals, tossing the final four innings of the game. He shut the Royals out, allowing just two hits and striking out two. The Tribe won 2-1, giving Bauer the save.
Mon, Oct 1
Carlos Carrasco picks up 17th win photo
Carlos Carrasco went five innings (as planned) in the season’s finale against the Royals, allowing just one run. He permitted three hits and two walks while striking out six. The Tribe’s 2-1 win improved Carrasco’s record to 17-10.
Mon, Oct 1
Jorge Polanco strokes three singles Saturday photo
Jorge Polanco went 3-for-5 with three singles on Saturday against the White Sox. He drove in a run and scored twice in the 8-3 victory.
Sun, Sep 30
Kyle Gibson ends 2018 with a strong performance photo
In his final visit to the mound in 2018, Kyle Gibson posted a quality start against the White Sox on Saturday. He scattered three hits and three walks over six innings of work, which led to just one run coming across the plate. The 8-3 victory boosted his record to 10-13.
Sun, Sep 30
Michael Brantley scores run Saturday photo
Michael Brantley went 1-for-4 on Saturday with a run scored against the Royals. The Royals defeated the Tribe 9-4.
Sun, Sep 30
Yan Gomes get stitches on thumb photo
Yan Gomes received stitches on his thumb after getting struck by the barrel of a bat Saturday against the Royals, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports. He is expected to be ready for the ALDS on Thursday.
Sun, Sep 30
Jose Ramirez busts out of slump photo
Jose Ramirez went 3-for-4 on Saturday, hitting a solo shot and double. He finished the day with two runs and an RBI in the 9-4 defeat at the hands of the Royals.
Sun, Sep 30
Brad Hand mediocre on Saturday photo
Brad Hand tossed the final inning of Saturday's 9-4 defeat against the Royals, walking two batters and striking out one.
Sun, Sep 30
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