Carmen Maiorano

Carmen Maiorano

MLB Correspondent

Bio

I am a Chicagoan working at a Big 4 Accounting firm. 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
DraftKings MLB Value Plays: Tuesday (5/22) photo
We have a fun 15-game slate at your fingertips on Tuesday. After a relatively uninteresting Monday slate, Tuesday figures to better, with a couple ...
by Carmen Maiorano in Fantasy4 days ago
DraftKings MLB Value Plays: Tuesday (5/15) photo
On this day in 1991, the then longest nine-inning game of all time was played between a pair of Sox, which lasted a grand ...
by Carmen Maiorano in Fantasy2 wks ago
DraftKings MLB Value Plays: Tuesday (5/8) photo
We're already into week 6, and with it comes several DL stints to prominent big leaguers. You can check all that out here in ...
by Carmen Maiorano in Fantasy3 wks ago
DraftKings MLB Value Plays: Tuesday (4/24) photo
Finally, warmer weather. However, the warmer weather looks like it is going to bring some springtime rain. While Tuesday presents an interesting 11-game slate, ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, Apr 24
DraftKings MLB Value Plays: Tuesday (4/17) photo
In honor of Tax Day, here's my favorite accountant joke: "If an accountant's wife cannot sleep, what does she say?" Darling, tell me about your work. Okay, ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, Apr 17
DraftKings MLB Value Plays: Tuesday (4/10) photo
What an exciting extended first week of the season! The Astros have picked up where they have left off, plus Gerrit Cole looks like ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, Apr 10
Latest News From Carmen
Addison Reed throws scoreless inning photo
Addison Reed pitched the eighth inning of Friday’s ballgame against the Mariners, striking out two. The Twins were defeated in a pitcher’s duel, 2-1.
9 hrs ago
Fernando Romero suffers tough-luck loss photo
Fernando Romero went seven deep on Friday against the Mariners, striking out seven. He allowed two runs on five hits and two walks. Unfortunately, he was facing James Paxton, who was just a level better, and the Twins fell, 2-1.
9 hrs ago
Cody Allen looks wild in Friday’s loss  photo
Cody Allen relieved Andrew Miller in the eighth inning of Friday’s game against the Astros, inheriting Jose Altuve on second. He got Carlos Correa to ground out, but then Altuve scored on a squeeze play after moving over from third on the groundout. Allen then allowed a single, hit by pitch, and walk to load the bases, then exited the game. Without scoring again in the eighth, the Astros broke the game open in the ninth, winning 11-2.
9 hrs ago
Andrew Miller inconsistent once again photo
Andrew Miller relieved Corey Kluber in the seventh inning of Friday’s game against the Astros. He escaped the seventh inning jam, but the eighth inning was a different story. George Springer doubled, Alex Bregman walked, and Altuve then doubled them in. The Astros then blew the game wide open after Miller left, winning 11-2.
9 hrs ago
Corey Kluber pitches yet another quality start  photo
Corey Kluber tossed 6 1/3 shutout innings against the Astros Friday, scattering seven hits and not issuing a free pass. He struck out seven in the outing. The Tribe’s subpar bullpen then took over and blew the game, letting up 11 runs.
10 hrs ago
Edwin Encarnacion scores run in loss photo
Edwin Encarnacion went 2-for-4 with two singles on a Friday against the Astros, scoring once. The Indians got blown out 11-2.
10 hrs ago
Michael Clevinger struggles against Astros again photo
Michael Clevinger tossed 5 1/3 innings Thursday against the Astros, surrendering five runs on seven hits and three walks. He struck four in the contest, and his record dropped to 3-2 in the loss.
1 day ago
Kyle Gibson rebounds with a quality start photo
Kyle Gibson pitched a quality start Wednesday, tossing six innings and allowing three runs against the Tigers. He surrendered six hits and a walk while striking out three. Unfortunately, Michael Fulmer was a bit better, and the Twins lost 4-1. Gibson’s record stands at 1-3.
3 days ago
Cody Allen locks down seventh save  photo
Cody Allen relieved Andrew Miller in the eighth inning, stranding all of his inherited base runners. He then pitched a 1-2-3 ninth to secure his seventh save.
3 days ago
Andrew Miller gets Tribe out of jam photo
Andrew Miller relieved Adam Plutko’s failed no-hit bid in the seventh inning, inheriting first and third with no outs. He got out of the inning unscathed, and then got the first two outs of the eighth inning before being relieved by Cody Allen. Overall, he locked down his fifth hold, allowed one run, and struck out two. The Indians would win, 1-0.
3 days ago