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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
FanDuel MLB DFS Strategy Advice: Wednesday (10/14) photo
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 Carmen Maiorano in FantasyWed, Oct 14
FanDuel MLB DFS Strategy Advice: Wednesday (10/7) photo
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 Carmen Maiorano in FantasyWed, Oct 7
FanDuel MLB DFS Strategy Advice: Wednesday (9/30) photo
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 Carmen Maiorano in FantasyWed, Sep 30
FanDuel MLB DFS Strategy Advice: Wednesday (9/23) photo
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 Carmen Maiorano in FantasyWed, Sep 23
FanDuel MLB DFS Strategy Advice: Wednesday (9/16) photo
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 Carmen Maiorano in FantasyWed, Sep 16
FanDuel MLB DFS Strategy Advice: Wednesday (9/9) photo
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 Carmen Maiorano in FantasyWed, Sep 9
FanDuel MLB DFS Strategy Advice: Wednesday (9/2) photo
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 Carmen Maiorano in FantasyWed, Sep 2
FanDuel MLB DFS Strategy Advice: Wednesday (8/26) photo
This Wednesday gives us an 11-game main slate with no shortage of aces on the bump. The pricing model does not give us intriguing ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyWed, Aug 26
Latest News From Carmen
Luke Voit receives PRP shot, feels better photo
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.
Jose Iglesias has option picked up photo
Jose Iglesias had his $3.5 million option picked up by the Orioles.
Chris Archer has $11M option declined photo
Chris Archer's $11M option was declined by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Anthony Rizzo not focused on option photo
Anthony Rizzo is not focused on his $16.5M contract option that the Cubs can exercise for 2021.
Jeremy Jeffress gives up two-run bomb in Game 1 photo
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.
Thu, Oct 1
Javier Baez hits single in Game 1 photo
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.
Thu, Oct 1
Kris Bryant strikes out twice in Game 1 photo
Kris Bryant went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts in Game 1 of the Wild Card series against the Marlins on Wednesday.
Thu, Oct 1
Dinelson Lamet left off Wild Card roster photo
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 left off playoff roster photo
Mike Clevinger has been left off the Wild Card roster against the Cardinals.
Devin Williams (arm) left off playoff roster photo
Devin Williams has been left off the playoff roster due to an arm issue.