*visoring your eyes with your hand, squinting at the light as you emerge from your mother’s basement*  “Hey, mom, it’s the All-Star break and I thought I’d come up to say hello.”  Where the house once stood, it’s now a Whole Foods, and you’re standing in the cheese aisle.  Confused, you approach a man in Birkenstocks, “Excuse me, is this 450 Palm Terrace Road?”  “It is.”  “Wasn’t there a row of houses here?”  “Back in March, they bulldozed this area when the yuppies won a city ordinance that says there needs to be a Whole Foods within at least three-quarters of a mile of another Whole Foods.”  You reel back, overwhelmed with how your family is gone and how you’ve been living in a Whole Foods basement.  You turn to an employee, “I need to sit down, and can I get a free sample of any cheese?”  You smile, revealing Cheetos-dusted teeth, and thus begins your All-Star break.  Tomorrow, I’ll drop the top 100 for the 2nd half, then there will be a Buy/Sell again Friday morning.  One guy who will have extra time this All-Star break will be Mike Matheny.  Last week it was revealed, Mike McNulty set up a sting operation in the Cards’ bullpen to see if everyone was doing their best with Bud “Bubbles” Norris as his informant.  Then when the Cards fired Donnie Brasco Matheny, he might’ve took his informant with him, because Jordan Hicks (1 IP, 1 ER) got Sunday’s save and Norris came down with mysterious arm concerns.  I’d absolutely grab Hicks.  You know what’s the difference between Hicks and Norris?  One makes you say, “Ooh MPH…”  The other makes you say, “Oompha.”  Also, usually I ignore trade rumors, but at this time of the year, you should be extra vigilant about backing up closers because at any point in the next two weeks a closer could get traded and you don’t want to leave it up to getting to the waiver wire before everyone else.  Anyway, here’s what else I saw this weekend in fantasy baseball:

Jack Flaherty – 5 IP, 0 ER, 5 baserunners, 5 Ks, ERA at 3.24.  The Stream-o-Nator says he lines up for his next start in Wrigley.  Flaherty will get you everywhere, and Wrigley is somewhere, which is a part of everywhere, but, guys and five girl readers, I don’t trust that start at all.

Jose Martinez – Sat out in the first post-Matheny game.  *throws all of Cougs’ keepsakes to the ground to clear space for me to pray*  Please let Jo-Ma get traded to an AL team so he can DH or please don’t let this lineup be an indication of how the Cards’ new manager is going to use Jo-Ma, and don’t let Cougs get mad about her broken hummels.

Danny Duffy – 7 IP, 0 ER, 7 baserunners, 8 Ks, ERA at 4.59.  That’s cool, brah, I still would not trust Duffy anywhere and not trust him twice on Muesday, the magical day between Monday and Tuesday discovered by NASA in 1958.

Adalberto Mondesi – 2-for-3 and his 3rd homer, hitting .250.  Hey, Dudesi, know your place, smack a single and steal three bases.

Lucas Giolito – 6 1/3 IP, 0 ER, 5 baserunners, 6 Ks, ERA at 6.18.  His peripherals are so bad… Audience refrain, “How bad are they?!”  They’re so bad you can’t quickly glance at his K and walk rate and know which is which immediately.

Yoan Moncada – 3-for-4, 3 runs and his 12th homer, hitting .238.  Moncada’s batting average will dance between .245 and .235 all year.  It Roger Rabbits to .245, then moonwalks to .235, then shopping carts to .242, then sprinklers to .238, Elaine Benes to .240, chicken dance to .243, white man overbites to .239 and on and on.  I will call him Yoan Macarena.

Daniel Palka – 3-for-4, 3 runs, 2 RBIs and his 12th homer, hitting .234.  Even Palka can Yoan Macarena.

Eduardo Rodriguez – Hit the DL with strained ligaments in his ankle.  Shouldn’t have been wrestling Liberty Belle.

Kevin Pillar – Out for a month to six weeks with a AC joint sprain.  What a terrible time for this to happen.  In the heat of the summer, you need your AC working properly–*intern whispers in my ear*  I’m told it’s his shoulder.

Teoscar Hernandez – 1-for-3, 2 RBIs and his 15th homer.  I love him…I love him not…I love him…Wait, wrong flower, he’s just a Forget Me Lot.

Chris Archer – 4 1/3 IP, 1 ER, ERA at 4.29.  His last three starts have been for 5 IP, 3 1/3 IP and 4 1/3 IP.  This is like when you take Ambien every night to go to sleep, until eventually you need Ambien to sleep and you talk in your sleep sounding like Papa John.  The Rays have used an Opener so much, they don’t know Archer can pitch 6+ innings.

Wilson Ramos – Will miss the All-Star game as he hits the DL.  Filling in for him is Blake Snell.  Not really, but Snell is going to the game.  Your outrage made all the difference.  Too bad you wasted your highly effective outrage on nonsense.

Jose Berrios – 6 IP, 6 ER, ERA at 3.68.  Ugh, I’m almost at the point where one bad start from anyone has me about to write up a new will and exclude some starters I’ve liked all year.

Fernando Rodney – 2/3 IP, 0 ER as he pitched the 5th inning, then Trevor Hildenberger (1 IP, 3 ER) came out for the save and blew that one real good.  Rodney must’ve shot him with his imaginary poisoned arrow.

Brian Dozier – 2-for-6, 2 runs, 5 RBIs and his 16th homer.  I could ranked Dozier in the top 5 in the top 100 for the 2nd half and elicit some jeers, but not sure how wrong I would be.  Think I’m joking?  Look at his 2nd halfs (halves?) for the last few years.

Edwin Encarnacion – 1-for-3, 2 RBIs and his 22nd homer.  For fear of sounding like a letter written by Christopher Columbus, the Indians have so many weapons.  The Yankees still won the season series.  All hail the smallpox-infected blankets.

Michael Brantley – 1-for-3, 2 runs and his 12th homer, hitting .308.  If he stays healthy all year, which I do have doubts about, this will be the 2nd year in five years Brantley was an afterthought in drafts to come on and be a top 25 player, which is why I’m going to love him in 2023.

Masahiro Tanaka – 6 1/3 IP, 2 ER, 7 baserunners, 5 Ks, ERA at 4.54.  I benched him yesterday, which is whatevs since he was in Cleveland, but the larger issue here is I don’t trust Tanaka at all.  It’s like owning a Tesla that could explode into flames at any moment.  Great if you’re always driving through a car wash, not great elsewhere.

Enyel De Los Santos – 4 1/3 Ip, 5 ER, ERA up to 6.75, as he was recalled due to Zach Eflin’s effin’ blister.  Which had me so hyped, then Enyel went out and dropped a number two on the mound vs. the Marlins and I need the All-Star break to stop all my teams from hemorrhaging ERA.

Cameron Maybin – 3-for-4 and a slam (2) and legs (8).  Definitely cyclops’ing him, but if anyone can get hurt during the break, Maybin is that guy.  “I was sitting down to watch the All-Star Game and…I think I need hip surgery.”

Brian Anderson – 3-for-5, 2 runs, 3 RBIs and his 8th homer, hitting .288, and three homers in the last ten games.  You don’t even want to know where Anderson is on the Player Rater vs. someone like, say, Rendon or Devers.

Zack Wheeler – 7 2/3 IP, 4 ER, 10 baserunners, 7 Ks, ERA at 4.44.  He was clearly gassed in the 8th inning, and was left in after a mound visit by Callaway, even though he had thrown 110 pitches, and what do you think happened?  Orf course, he gave up a two-run home run.  After the game, Wheeler was upbeat, saying, “I gave it my all, because I was told if I pitched well, the Mets might trade me.  Hope I did enough.”

Jeurys Familia – As I said in opening about paying attention to rumors, there’s some rumors that Familia might get traded.  I grabbed Swarzak, but might drop him for Gsellman, then might drop both to avoid this whole shituation.

Jeremy Hellickson – 6 IP, 1 ER, 4 baserunners, 6 Ks, ERA at 3.29.  He faced off against the Mets for a recreation of the graphic novel, Hell Boy vs. What The Hell Is This Mess?

Sean Newcomb – 5 2/3 IP, 3 ER, 7 baserunners, 2 Ks, ERA at 3.51.  The Regression Fairies have been pounding him for a few weeks now.  Lesson here?  Wanna shake the Regression Fairies from you?  Don’t name yourself after new beauty supplies.

Arodys Vizcaino – Hit the DL again with more shoulder inflammation (continued inflammation?  Shoulder fire?).  I’m sure when he first went to the DL I said something along the lines, “Well, he’ll never be right again this year.”  And that’s me paraphrasing me!  A.J. Minter will likely be the fill-in, but Dan Winkler — no relation to the Fonz — could see saves too.

Zack Greinke – 7 2/3 IP, 0 ER, 4 baserunners, 7 Ks, ERA at 3.18.  Acclaim getting heaped on all kinds of starters – ticks off names, Nola, Severino, Morton — but Greinke is just going out there and doing work.

Jon Gray – 7 1/3 IP, 1 ER, 6 baserunners, 6 Ks, ERA at 5.44, as he was recalled.  The recalling went like this:  “Hey, guys, where is Jon Gray, our best pitcher?”  “I recall us sending him to the minors.”  “That seems foolish.”  “Yeah, but we’re the Rockies.”  “Right-o!”  I own Jon Gray in a few deep leagues; he is not for the faint of heart, and would avoid him in shallower mixed leagues.

Patrick Corbin – 6 IP, 4 ER, 7 baserunners, 3 Ks, ERA at 3.24.  It was a tough matchup vs. the Braves at home, but if I saw someone get bombed out I figured it would’ve been his opponent, Julio Teheran – 6 1/3 IP, 0 ER, 7 baserunners, 6 Ks, ERA at 4.00.

Manny Machado – 1-for-1, 2 runs and his 24th homer.  If this is Machado’s last game as an Oriole, the city of Baltimore can look back at the Machado era with nothing but fondness.  Never has a player led a team to a last place record quite as convincingly.

Ronald Guzman – 1-for-4, 4 RBIs and his 9th homer, hitting .250.  Hard to pinpoint hot schmotatoes when guys are about to take a five-day siesta, but Guzman had been hitting near-.325 in the last week.

Shin-Soo Choo – 2-for-3, 2 runs and his 18th homer, hitting .293.  Still don’t think he gets past 22 homers.  C’mon, this is an easy bet for you take the 23 homers or more side!  No one wants a piece of this action that I will definitely welch on?

Carlos Correa – Still not ready for rehab games.  What happened to this young brother?  Did I put the curse of the schmohawk on him?  My b.  I’m gonna have to move him down in my top 100 for the 2nd half that’s coming out tomorrow, maybe even out of it.  We shall see.  Or not.  Your choice.

Justin Verlander – 6 IP, 5 ER, 6 baserunners, 12 Ks, ERA at 2.29.  Sell the whole Astros staff!  Kidding, I don’t mind Gerrit Cole.

John Hicks – 1-for-4, 2 RBIs and his 9th homer.  Also, in this game, Niko Goodrum (1-for-4) boozed up his 9th homer; Jim Adducci (2-for-4, 2 runs) hit his 1st homer as he hit cleanup (zoinks!) and Jeimer Candelario (1-for-2, 2 RBIs) connected for his 13th homer.   Tigers were grrrreat!  Going forward?  Not cerealiously.

Michael Fulmer – 4 2/3 IP, 7 ER, ERA at 4.50.  He could fit right in the Yankees rotation!

Christian Villanueva – 2-for-3, 2 runs and his 19th homer, hitting .232.  Okay, for the final piece of the pie, the category is Sports, the question is, “Who hit 35+ homers in 2018 and you didn’t own him in fantasy?”

Enrique Hernandez – 1-for-2, 2 RBIs and his 16th homer.  When you decided in March to draft a Jew from SoCal, you should’ve ignored Ian Kinsler and went with Kike.

Stephen Piscotty – 2-for-4, 2 runs, 2 RBIs and his 12th homer, and 18th homer in the last two weeks.  No idea why you haven’t picked him up.  All that take-out Chinese food has swollen your fingers so you can’t operate a mouse?

Jeff Samardzija – Heads back to the DL with shoulder inflammation.  Sighzija.

Travis Shaw – 1-for-4, 2 runs and his 18th homer.  He’s going to get to 30 homers this year and you’re gonna be like, “Hunh, guess I could’ve just owned him and not worried so much about him, while worrying more about my 170/100 blood pressure.”

Joe Musgrove – 7 2/3 IP, 5 ER, ERA at 4.08.  Did C**nt think this was the 7th game of the World Series and get confused by Joe Musgrove’s initials?  He couldn’t have pulled him before shizz went sideways in the 8th?  Not rhetorical!  Dubya tee eff?

Corey Dickerson – 2-for-5, 2 runs, 2 RBIs and his 7th homer.  That would be 3.5 homers if Co-Dick were Siamese Twins connected at the, uh, well, you know.

Austin Meadows – Sent to the minors.  Funny this happened yesterday, because I was thinking, “Why in the effin’ eff is C**nt not playing Meadows going on a week?  Is he effin’ stupid?”  Then he was kind enough to answer.  Yes, he is effin’ stupid.

Clay Holmes – 6 IP, 0 ER, 6 baserunners, 6 Ks, ERA at 3.65.  In an attempt to steal Century 21’s thunder from sponsoring the Home Run Derby, Century 12, the wigwam real estate company, sponsored this weekend’s Pirates pitcher, Clay Holmes.

 
  1. Terrence Mann says:
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    C**nt has done it to Taillon all year. I can count at least four times Taillon pitched a great game into the 7th inning and then got hammered. I’ll look this shizz up today and see how much it bloated his ERA (so far).

  2. Simsbad says:
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    My blood pressure is up right now. I own Wheeler and Musgrove. Not to mention Pivetta and Kingham both gave up 3 combined runs in the 7th innings they were both pushed into.

    Like Piscotty better than A. Garcia and Souza Jr.? What about Piscotty or Kyle Tucker?

    • Cram It says:
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      @Simsbad: Garcia just reinjured the same hamstring he missed two months for, so yes, over him.

      • Starz says:
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        @Cram It: Garcia is coming back within the week, tho. The hammy injury won’t go away, but he’ll be off and on likely.

        • Cram It says:
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          @Starz: I’d take that bet that he’s not back when he’s supposed to be.

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Simsbad: I hear ya… Agree with Cram

  3. Rene De La Torre says:
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    Brian Anderson or Adam Jones?

  4. DrEasy says:
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    Ugh, my entire OF is a bunch of Forget Me Lots: Teoscar, Eaton, Ozuna, Trumbo, Peralta, Avisail. Worth picking up Piscotty, Maybin or Nimmo over any of these schmohawks?

    • Cram It says:
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      @DrEasy: Avisail just reinjured the same hamstring he already missed two months for. So it’s same to lose him. Piscotty for power, Maybin for speed.

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @DrEasy: Ha, ugh… Agree with Cram

    • Starz says:
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      @DrEasy: Ride Avisail until his next DL stint (should be back this weekend). Ozuna is worth holding for a chance at a repeat of his June surge, as well as new manager impact.

  5. Baseball Crank says:
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    Thanks for all the great work.

    I need to drop one of my starters: Morton, Price, Porcello, Newcomb, Heaney, Velasquez, Kingham, Eflin, Peralta. Which is your least favorite?

  6. Mike says:
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    Would you include Verlander in a package with Springer for a top 10 bat, or hold him?

    • Cram It says:
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      @Mike: Get the bat if you need it.

      • Mike says:
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        @Cram It: I’ve certainly got other pitchers I could offer instead and still probably land a high-end bat. Just wondering if Verlander’s best games this year may be behind him?

        • Cram It says:
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          @Mike: Maybe, but not by much.

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Mike: Seems like a bit much, but hard to know without specifics

  7. JakeTPE says:
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    Grey sir,

    HDABD (7 IP, 2 ER, 7 Ks, 8 baserunners vs NYY ho-hum) and Happy ASB!

    Quick Q if I may: Drop any of these SPs for Ray?

    Clevinger, Wood, Porcello

    QS league, also BB are a separate category. Doing well in pitching with Sale, Bauer, Snell so could sit Ray for any iffy starts (but they’re kinda all iffy).

    Thank you and enjoy some down time!

  8. Dunder Mifflin says:
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    Good morning G!

    Great shit as always. Daily reader, occasional poster. Haven’t needed to comment a lot due to following your pre season advice. I’m just wondering what you would do with this team down the stretch. 12 team mix. Keep 7 ops and qs are extra cats.

    Grandal Martinez Taylor Bryant lindor castellanos benentendi Rosario davis gleyber(Dl) starlin castro(bn)

    Verlander Lester wood freeland gio Weaver luchessi chase Anderson wacha(Dl) Norris Allen Britton.

    I feel like this team is a championship contender and is sitting in first place at the turn. I just added gio and weaver, both have to be better in the second half. Anderson was a streamer who may stick around.

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Dunder Mifflin: Thanks! Not a fan of Anderson, but that’s a small thing, your pitching in general looks a bit weak, but your hitting does look solid, assuming that’s JD and not Victor Martinez

      • Dunder Mifflin says:
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        @Grey: it’s Jose from stl.

  9. Ante Galic says:
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    Gray!!!

    Great write-up! So informative, do you work for the CIA? Don’t answer, conspiracy hoax!

    a. On Pillar, I saw the play (live) that caused the AC sprain! At least he recorded a double play (recorded the out, jumping and rolling, then threw to the cutoff man to easily double off Lin who was already in the dugout chewing sunflower seeds asking, why are you guys looking at me like that?). And that was Lin’s only game played in a while. He is so bad. Oh, wait this was about Pillar. Anyway, probably just a break plus the all star break, I’m sure they’ll back date it to the day he got injured.

    b. Had a bad weekend, but hey! Imagine my surprise when I was able to:

    1. Wake up
    2. Put on my pants the same way I have for a while now, first the right leg and then the left.
    3. Took a shower, read my man’s coverage of the weekend and had my breakfast.

    Life sucks, but then you can move on.

    c. Mark Twain quote of the day for July 16

    Now what interests me, as regards these details, is not the details themselves, but the fact that none of them was foreseen by me, none of them was planned by me, I was the author of none of them. Circumstance, working in harness with my temperament, created them all and compelled them all. I often offered help, and with the best intentions, but it was rejected–as a rule, uncourteously. I could never plan a thing and get it to come out the way I planned it. It came out some other way–some way I had not counted upon.

    And so I do not admire the human being–as an intellectual marvel–as much as I did when I was young, and got him out of books, and did not know him personally. When I used to read that such and such a general did a certain brilliant thing, I believed it. Whereas it was not so.
    Circumstance did it by help of his temperament. The circumstance would have failed of effect with a general of another temperament: he might see the chance, but lose the advantage by being by nature too slow or too quick or too doubtful. Once General Grant was asked a question about a matter which had been much debated by the public and the newspapers;
    he answered the question without any hesitancy. “General, who planned the march through Georgia?” “The enemy!” He added that the enemy usually makes your plans for you. He meant that the enemy by neglect or through force of circumstances leaves an opening for you, and you see your chance and take advantage of it.

    Circumstances do the planning for us all, no doubt, by help of our temperaments. I see no great difference between a man and a watch, except that the man is conscious and the watch isn’t, and the man TRIES to plan things and the watch doesn’t. The watch doesn’t wind itself
    and doesn’t regulate itself–these things are done exteriorly. Outside influences, outside circumstances, wind the MAN and regulate him. Left to himself, he wouldn’t get regulated at all, and the sort of time he would keep would not be valuable. Some rare men are wonderful watches, with gold case, compensation balance, and all those things, and some men are only simple and sweet and humble Waterburys. I am a Waterbury. A Waterbury of that kind, some say.

    Cheers,
    Ante

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Ante Galic: Ha, I do A. Yup B. Glad you were able to move on C. Awesome!

  10. Ante Galic says:
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    Grey!

    Sorry, spelled your name wrong. Gray (your son) was in my subconscious.

    Cheers.
    Ante

      • Ante Galic says:
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        @Grey: Grey!!!

        Damn you! That’s what they called me in Sudan. A short explanation ensues…

        You (feminine) in Arabic=Anti
        You (masculine) in Arabic=Anta

        Add to this, the letter ‘e’ in Arabic is usually pronounced ‘e’ as in eagle even though the word ‘bed’=home in Arabic is pronounced with an ‘e’ as in bed…So yeah, they called me Anta but when they wanted to be mean they called me Anti…so thanks for that trip down memory lane.

        Just joshing ya, man. All is good.

        Don’t miss tomorrow’s quote. It gets better.

        Cheers,
        Ante

        • Grey

          Grey says:
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          HA! Nice… Looking forward to it!

  11. aardvark says:
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    Which three should I own
    Kingham, Luke weaver, Kyle Hendricks, Matz

  12. Bombers says:
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    I met your boy C-Hurdle in line at Starbucks…. he didn’t even offer to pay for my drink!

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Bombers: Damn, what’s that all about?

  13. Ace of Spades says:
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    Grey

    Being the ASB and all that, I have no questions. Just wanted to drop a compliment or two your way.
    The emergence from moms basement into the cheese aisle of whole foods at the break was another hilarious example of your Greytness when it comes to your talent to both entertain and educate at the same time.
    Yourself, Rudy, Ralph and the rest of the gang ( too many to mention ) have made Razzball ( by far ) the best site anywhere for fantasy sports.
    Even your frequent commenters are light years ahead of many other so called perts in the field.

    Just wanted to give you props and say thanks for everything.
    I will be spending my ASB bingewatching Westworld ( season 2 ) I liked season one and have heard that season two was even better.

    Oh shizz…I lied, I do have a couple of questions. first question , will you and Ralph be doing a podcast today ( for tommorrow ) or will that also be taking a break?

    Second question, WTF is up with the next season of Better call Saul? Is this show and its delays attempting to emulate the call up of Vladdy JR. ???

    Anyways, as always, thanks in advance , keep up the great work and enjoy the beak

    P.S. My crystal ball says Manny will be a Phillie by this time next week. Im wondering aloud ( if correct ) if he will be subject to a league change adjustment like Giancarlo went thru in April and part of May.

    • Grey

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      @Ace of Spades: Ha, thanks! There will be a podcast… Totally on BCS, what happened to that show? I hope Manny is in Philly by this time next week, to get the rumors and other nonsense over with

  14. Kruk_Ain't_An_Athlete says:
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    14-team 5×5 OBP roto…
    Villar just went on the DL and Niko Goodrun is at my MI. Peraza is fine at SS but I’m open to changes at 2 spots.

    Free agent options: Ian Happ, L.Gurriel, Diaz, Hanson, Ahmed, Kike Hernandez, Wendle, Camargo, Pirela, Rojas, Swanson, Wong, Pinder, H.Perez, and Mondesi.

      • Kruk_Ain't_An_Athlete says:
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        @Cram It: I’m not going to “hold” on Villar while he’s on the DL. I am fine with Goodrum at MI, I guess….I snagged Happ off the FA list (OBP league) and will try to work out a trade. Thanks!

          • Kruk_Ain't_An_Athlete says:
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            @Cram It: Niko at 2B and Peraza at SS. I needed an MI for Villar’s injury. It’s fine. I snagged Happ. He won’t hurt me and might hit a bomb or two.

  15. Chris says:
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    Would you buy low on Andrus? I can get him basically for free and he would certainly be an upgrade over my Ketel Marte

    • OaktownSteve says:
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      @Chris:

      For free? Of course.

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Chris: Agree with Oaktown

  16. mthom42 says:
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    Hey Grey, I’ve already locked up a playoff spot and NYY plays TB, TOR, MIA, and BAL during our playoffs. I was going to hold on Tanaka. Agree?

    • Cram It says:
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      @mthom42: Sure. What else would you do?

      • mthom42 says:
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        @Cram It:
        Thanks. I have one more week to trade him

        • Cram It says:
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          @mthom42: Trade works too if you can improve your team. Shouldn’t have to be a decision between trade him or not.

  17. Synyster says:
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    Grey!!! It seems like my team is slowly crumbling apart. What do I do? Do I drop Cervelli at this point and roll with Narvaez for the rest of the season? This would free up a DL spot for EdRod. Do I drop Norris for Hicks? Thoughts? Thanks!

    C. Narvaez. 1B. Bellinger, 2B. JoRa, 3B. Machado, SS. Didi, OF. Trout, OF. Cain…sugar, OF. Merrifield, Util. Brantley, Bench. Hosmer, DL. Cervelli.

    deGrom, Bauer, Snell, Berrios, Stripling, Peralta, Manaea, Los Santos, Ed-Rod, Chapman, Britton, Norris, DL. Wacha.

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Synyster: I’d go Hicks and Narvaez if that’s your only option

      • Synyster says:
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        @Grey:

        Alright so dropping Norris for Hicks?

        and

        By rank other options for C are Gomes, Diaz, Chirinos, Falefa, Barnhart, Stassi. Thanks!

        Thanks Grey!

        • Grey

          Grey says:
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          Yes… Gomes

          • Synyster says:
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            @Grey:

            Thanks for all the direction in the 1st half of the season. Much appreciated!

            • Grey

              Grey says:
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              No problem

  18. Elliot

    Elliot says:
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    Drop Andujar for Jake Bauers for a utility spot?

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Elliot: I’d hold Andujar

  19. Steeve says:
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    Skaggs or Bieber? More safe choice please