Shitter’s full! This would appear true if Eddie Rosario is the lede. Rosario Dawson would have been a much better choice, however, she isn’t leading all batters this week in points, cousin Eddie is. No, not the lovable idiot from National Lampoon’s Vacation. That’s cousin Eddie Johnson. Eddie Rosario has three home runs, seven runs batted in, seven runs scored, two doubles and a stolen base as of Saturday morning. With 35 points he had two more than Joey Votto. Rosario is not owned in many leagues. However, he is outperforming the following players that are largely owned: Kyle Schwarber, Carlos Gonzalez, Gregory Polanco, Matt Kemp and Jackie Bradley Jr.

In week one of the playoffs Gerardo Parra was the most picked batter with six picks. He was followed by Eric Hosmer and Mike Moustakas with four. Parra ended the week with 18 points, while Hosmer and Moustakas had 19 and 14 respectively. The perfect pick for week one was Bregman (45), Willson Contreras (41) and Tim Beckham (36) for a total of 122 points. LenFuego could have topped that by one point by picking Mike Trout (37) instead of Beckham with his Unpickable spot.

jesusc97 led after one week with 68 points, but Denhusk has jumped him in the leaderboard.

Here are the current standings.

Contestant Week Player Player Player Pts Pts Pts Pts
Denhusk 1 Gerardo Parra Whit Merrifield Eric Hosmer 18 21 19 58
Denhusk 2 Alex Bregman Cody Bellinger Brian Dozier 13 16 29 58
Denhusk 116
jesusc97 1 Justin Turner Eduardo Nunez Steven Souza Jr. 24 33 11 68
jesusc97 2 Tim Beckham Cody Bellinger Yasiel Puig 13 16 6 35
jesusc97 103
Trevor 1 Gerardo Parra Andrew Benintendi Shin-soo Choo 18 24 12 54
Trevor 2 Billy Hamilton Andrew McCutchen Giancarlo Stanton 10 10 24 44
Trevor 98
Peter guigli 1 Odubel Herrera Gerardo Parra Cesar Hernandez 12 18 27 57
Peter guigli 2 Daniel Murphy Andrew McCutchen Eric Hosmer 0 10 12 22
Peter guigli 79
Smallwine 1 DJ LeMahieu Freddie Freeman Giancarlo Stanton 17 24 25 66
Smallwine 2 Corey Seager Daniel Murphy Edwin Encarnacion 5 0 8 13
Smallwine 79
Fungazi 1 Mark Reynolds Jonathan Schoop Trevor Story 15 20 -1 34
Fungazi 2 Nelson Cruz Robinson Cano Justin Upton 31 12 1 44
Fungazi 78
LenFuego 1 Jose Altuve Mike Moustakas Jonathan Schoop 17 14 20 51
LenFuego 2 Mike Trout Daniel Murphy Travis Shaw 22 0 5 27
LenFuego 78
BK BROILER 1 Gerardo Parra Jay Bruce Cesar Hernandez 18 13 27 58
BK BROILER 2 Daniel Murphy Aaron Judge Josh Bell 0 4 13 17
BK BROILER 75
Euroalien 1 Mike Moustakas Eric Hosmer Jonathan Schoop 14 19 20 53
Euroalien 2 Daniel Murphy Cody Bellinger Starling Marte 0 16 6 22
Euroalien 75
Cannot spell wrong without Ron 1 Eric Hosmer Nick Williams Odubel Herrera 19 13 12 44
Cannot spell wrong without Ron 2 Giancarlo Stanton Justin Upton Dee Gordon 24 1 4 29
Cannot spell wrong without Ron 73
Thor da Man 1 Michael Conforto Gerardo Parra Mark Reynolds 8 18 15 41
Thor da Man 2 Giancarlo Stanton Marcell Ozuna Miguel Sano 24 6 0 30
Thor da Man 71
Foul Balls 1 Justin Turner Mike Moustakas Khris Davis 24 14 10 48
Foul Balls 2 Justin Upton Andrew McCutchen Jonathan Schoop 1 10 6 17
Foul Balls 65
Mickey 1 Robinson Cano Francisco Lindor Eric Hosmer 21 15 19 55
Mickey 2 Daniel Murphy Marcell Ozuna Miguel Sano 0 6 0 6
Mickey Total 61
Manley Ramirez 1 Gerardo Parra Odubel Herrera Mike Moustakas 18 12 14 44
Manley Ramirez 2 Ryan Braun Anthony Rendon Miguel Sano 17 -2 0 15
Manley Ramirez 59
DonSlaughtOnslaught 1 0 0 0 0
DonSlaughtOnslaught 2 Daniel Murphy Anthony Rendon Cody Bellinger 0 -2 16 14
DonSlaughtOnslaught 14

If you’re name’s not in the above scoreboard, that means you’re not in the playoffs. Just a reminder for those that are, make sure you don’t pick a player you’ve already picked the playoffs. And unless you’re name is LenFuego, don’t pick an Unpickable. And if you’re name is LenFuego, don’t pick more than one Unpickable each week.

The plan is for these posts to go live on Sundays.

The Unpickables – Do not pick these players unless you are LenFuego!!!

Mike Trout
Mookie Betts
Jose Altuve
Nolan Arenado
Paul Goldschmidt
Anthony Rizzo
Bryce Harper
Charlie Blackmon
Kris Bryant
Josh Donaldson
Manny Machado
Joey Votto
Miguel Cabrera

The contest closes on Monday at 1pm EST!!!

If you are not in the playoffs please refrain from picking players in the comments section. This will be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

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  1. mUshi says:
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    hi. in a keeper, which side?

    freeman/bum or rizzo/degrom?
    thanks

    • malamoney says:
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      @mUshi: Freeman side, but it’s close. Is this a points league? If so, what’s the scoring system?

      • mUshi says:
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        @malamoney: thanks. it’s a standard h2h 5×5 league.

  2. Trevor says:
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    Freeman
    LeMahieu
    Andrus

  3. Cannot spell wrong without Ron says:
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    Freeman, J Lamb and G Parra

    Thanks

  4. Kyle says:
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    Keeper league. And I am making the playoffs.

    My Braun and Bregman
    for
    Miggy, Moncada, Parra, and Big Erv

    Who wins this deal for ROS and beyond?

    • malamoney says:
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      @Kyle: What are the keeper rules? What kind of league is this? Points league?

      Even though Miggy is horrible this year, I think his side wins based on pure stats. However, it depends, when you do a 4 for 2 trade, that means you have to displace two additional players on your team. Who would you cut to add all four players?

      • Kyle says:
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        @malamoney:

        At end of season you protect 22 players and drop the rest.
        H2H league

        And I dropped Austin Barnes and Grichuck

        • malamoney says:
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          @Kyle: Miggy side still wins…

  5. LenFuego says:
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    Charlie Blackmon
    Freddie Freeman
    Aaron Judge

  6. jesusc97 says:
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    Giancarlo Stanton, Aaron Judge, George Springer… Thanks!

  7. Fungazi says:
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    Freeman, stanton, beltre

  8. Euroalien says:
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    Freddie Freeman
    Andrew Benintendi
    Giancarlo Stanton

  9. DonSlaughtOnslaught says:
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    George Springer
    Alex Bregman
    Yuli Gurriel

  10. freeman , m. gonzalez and lamhieu

  11. Denhusk says:
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    Freeman, JD Martinez, Nelson Cruz

  12. Thor da Man says:
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    Judge, Sanchez, Freeman

  13. Manley Ramirez says:
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    Freeman, Springer, Beltre

  14. Lemahieu freeman and inciarte

  15. Foul balls says:
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    Freeman Inciarte, Gallo thank you

  16. Smallwine says:
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    JD Martinez
    R Cano
    C Santana

  17. Mickey says:
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    Freddie Freeman
    George Springer
    JD Martinez

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