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Articles From Carmen
The League Championship Series matchups continue, as the Astros look to stave off elimination, and the Dodgers try to come back from a 2-0 ...
by Fantasy in Wed, Oct 14
One of the keys to playoff baseball is identifying the lineups that are going to score the most runs, as pitching typically rules the ...
by Fantasy in Wed, Oct 7
There are few things more exciting than a full eight-game slate on the second day of playoff baseball. We get high-end pitching, a slew ...
by Fantasy in Wed, Sep 30
The final Wednesday slate of the regular season is rather light with just eight games. There are only a couple aces on the bump, ...
by Fantasy in Wed, Sep 23
We get an interesting nine-game slate on Wednesday, and it features a ton of ace pitching. This is a good thing because the pitching ...
by Fantasy in Wed, Sep 16
We get a decent nine-game slate tonight filled with high-end pitching. The mid-tier options aren't anything to salivate over, so the strategy is to ...
by Fantasy in Wed, Sep 9
We have a ten-game slate on Wednesday, and it is absolutely loaded with great mid-tier pitching and tremendous high-end options on the left-side of ...
by Fantasy in Wed, Sep 2
Latest News From Carmen
Luke Voit received a PRP shot for his plantar fasciitis, and is no longer in pain. He says that the fasciitis 'won't be an issue' in 2021.
Brendan Kuty on Twitter1 wk ago
Jose Iglesias had his $3.5 million option picked up by the Orioles.
Dan Connolly on Twitter4 wks ago
Chris Archer's $11M option was declined by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Jon Heyman on Twitter4 wks ago
Anthony Rizzo is not focused on his $16.5M contract option that the Cubs can exercise for 2021.
Patrick Mooney on TwitterSat, Oct 3
Jeremy Jeffress came in to relieve Kyle Hendricks in the seventh inning of Game 1of the Wild Card series against the Marlins. He gave up two singles and a two-run homer to Jesus Aguilar while striking out two. The Cubs lost, 5-1.
Javier Baez went 1-for-4 in Game 1 of the Wild Card series against the Marlins on Wednesday, hitting a single. He also struck out twice a left two men on base in the 5-1 defeat.
Kris Bryant went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts in Game 1 of the Wild Card series against the Marlins on Wednesday.
Dinelson Lamet was left off the Padres' Wild Card roster due to a biceps issue. Lamet tried playing long-toss, but ultimately the Padres decided to rest him for this series.
Mike Clevinger has been left off the Wild Card roster against the Cardinals.