Big news in New York this week. No, not the Giants. Morgan Ensberg signed with the Yankees. Let me ask you something, if you sign a player in the biggest media market and it makes no noise, are you still signing a player? The Pinstripes Daily blog has a post on this that gets right to the heart of the matter, âWorse version of Giambi.â Effects on fantasy? In deep leagues maybe someone might pick him up off waivers, but letâs hope youâre not that desperate.
Just out of Spring Training there was word that so and so is âlosing weightâ from his ânew exercise regimenâ and heâs âfinally back from last seasonâs injury.â Just in time to âwork on his new pitch.â You probably recognize these as the tried and true Spring Training clichĂ©s. Tim over at RotoAuthority has a whole list. Check it out; itâs funny, cause itâs true.
Is Richie Sexson a Razzball All-Star or a mediocre hitter with a looping swing that will hit .230 or are those the same two things? Weâve gone over before what you should do with Sexson, discard. The hopeful people over at The Seattle Mariners blog have middling hopes for Sexson and by middling, obviously, I mean optimistic. If he hits .250 over 500 at-bats, you still donât want him on your team. If you donât know why, check out what our very own Rudy Gamble says.