Don’t worry, I’m not going to talk about U2. I already go over boring hitters below. Seriously, they are one of the most overrated bands ever. They are like the 80’s and 90’s version of the Eagles. The closest they get to my iPOD is this song. This week we are going in a different direction than before, because I killed the Top 100. After receiving Grey’s blessing (thanks bossman!), here’s what’s going to happen: After going through the evolution of ranking players this season, it became clear to me that it wasn’t working. By June 1st, you know what you have and it’s generally a good point to start making trades to address needs. As the season goes forward, those needs get increasingly particular until you get to this point. After some discussions with Mike, Sky and Big Magoo, I got some good input and a really confusing emoji text conversation with Sky. Still not sure if we cool, but I got my Japanese friend coming over later to translate. This week, I have a Top 50 Hitters and a few sub lists for you to check out. Every week, it’s my plan to mix a few different sub lists in to help cover all bases… pun point!  I have included Steamers, ROS, HR/SB, projections, the ROS player rater, dollar values, and my own HR/SB projections. Don’t worry if you don’t see someone here, they are probably going to appear in another list next week or thereafter. Some people may even appear on multiple lists. You never know? Any questions? Good moving on…

  • Domingo Santana, OF (2.4%) – Sunday Santana, or as I have been calling him in my head, the Sunday Donkey. He is the newest addition to the Adam Dunn wannabe’s club who gift us with dongs to fill our fantasy stockings. This week he gets six games opening on Tuesday with three at home followed by three at Cincy. The righty gets four lefties all in hitters parks and was a buy this past Friday by Grey. Platooney Tunes anyone? Below I have him down for 6 dongs ROS, and if things go well this week, that could end up being 9 dongs. Oh those cray-cray rooks, who knows?
  • Jake Lamb, 3B (5.3%) – This is a Monday/Tuesday/Thursday play as the D-Backs go to Colorado and the lefty Lamb gets three right handers. On the year, he’s batted .368 against Colorado and really, what else do you need? You hurting at CI? Then skewer this Lamb in your lineup with extra white garlic sauce. Mmmmhhhhhh garlic sauce.
  • Chris Owings, 2B, SS (3.3%) – Like the Lamb, this kid gets to go to Coors Canaveral where the Coors Correction makes everyone Bichetter. He’s an infidel and unless you are just a total badass, then I think you can find a way to slide this batty caller into the MI slot. He’s hit righties better than lefties this year, so facing three is kinda sneeky tasty. Damn, I can’t stop thinking about Zankou white garlic sauce. FMFAC. Try to guess that one.
  • Kelby Tomlinson, 2B/SS (1.7%) – Sticking to the Colorado theme, I wouldn’t be doing my job if I didn’t mention this little gem here. But first, what’s with the name Kelby? Modern unisex names confuse me, why can’t they go old school like Pat or Sam? He’s been doing his best fantasy Joe Panik impersonation as he fills in for him in reality. For reals though, he has upside speed and very little power. Then why suggest him in Colorado? Well diligent reader, Colorado can make anyone show power we never knew they had and when he finishes the year with 3 dongs, we’ll know where he got one of them. (He hit one the other day in large, oddly shaped and poorly designed Coke bottle park).
  • Ben Paulsen, 1B, OF (13.9%) – Like Castellanos last week, this one is captain obvious call. Seriously, I have very little to say here. When he is at home, own him, and when he is on the road, IDGAF what you do with him. He gets six righties in 5 days and they have a double header Tuesday. So if we follow the bouncing ball it says OWN IN CO-LO-RA-DO!!!
  • Lonnie Chisenhall, 3B,OF (3.9%) –  LC has been heating up and looks like he’s on the verge for some schmotatoing. This week he travels to the Rocket Center where ordinary men can become extraordinary men. He likes right handers and gets three of them from Tuesday to Thursday. If you like to gamble like SteveNZ, who snagged him in the FCL, then I suggest rolling the dice on Chisenhall. Before I continue with my drivel and since we’re on the subject of Toronto, did anyone catch the the hat trick by EE? Only in Canada. Grey, that’s a hoc-key term, it’s the sport they play in Paul Newman classic Slap Shot.

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THE TOP 50 HITTERS

Rank Player POS Team STEAMER HR/SB ROS $ MY ROS
1 Mike Trout OF LAA  7/4  40.8  7/4
2 Josh Donaldson 3B TOR  7/1  33.3  8/0
3 Bryce Harper OF WAS  6/2  39.1  7/1
4 Paul Goldschmidt 1B AZ  7/3  37.3  7/4
5 Miguel Cabrera 1B DET  7/0  43  6/0
6 Nolan Arenado 3B COL  6/1  29.4  7/1
7 Manny Machado 3B BAL  5/3  24.4  5/4
8 Nelson Cruz OF SEA  7/1  33.7  8/0
9 Anthony Rizzo 1B CHC  7/2  32.6  8/2
10 Chris Davis 3B BAL  8/1  25.8  9/0
11 J.D. Martinez OF DET  6/1  24.3  9/0
12 Jose Bautista OF TOR  8/1  34.7  9/0
13 Yoenis Cespedes OF NYM  6/2  20.7  7/2
14 A.J. Pollock OF AZ  3/6  17.3  4/7
15 Edwin Encarnacion 1B TOR  7/1  35.5  8/0
16 Jose Abreu 1B CHW  8/0  37  7/0
17 Ryan Braun OF MIL  5/3  23  5/3
18 Todd Frazier 3B CIN  6/3  24.3  6/2
19 Andrew McCutchen OF PIT  5/3  34.4  4/3
20 Adam Jones OF BAL  6/1  23.1  4/0
21 Kris Bryant 3B CHC  7/3  26  6/4
22 Carlos Gonzalez OF COL  8/1  30.3  7/0
23 David Ortiz DH BOS  6/0  30.4  7/0
24 Carlos Correa SS HOU  4/4  15.1  4/4
25 Charlie Blackmon OF COL  3/7  26.4  3/6
26 Lorenzo Cain OF KC  2/5  13.5  3/5
27 Miguel Sano 3B MIN  7/1  22.7  8/1
28 Jose Altuve 2B HOU  2/8  25.2  2/8
29 Kyle Schwarber C CHC  6/1  25.7  8/1
30 Troy Tulowitzki SS TOR  5/0  24  5/0
31 Justin Upton OF SD  6/3  21.1  4/3
32 Dee Gordon 2B MIA  1/11  16.6  0/9
33 Joey Votto 1B CIN  5/1  23.2  4/1
34 Adrian Gonzalez 1B LAD  6/0  30.3  5/0
35 Albert Pujols 1B LAA  6/1  23.2  6/0
36 Buster Posey C SF  4/0  21.7  4/0
37 Eric Hosmer 1B KC  4/1  16.4  3/1
38 Prince Fielder 1B TEX  5/0  22.8  3/0
39 Michael Brantley OF CLE  3/3  21.6  3/3
40 Starling Marte OF PIT  3/6  31.8  3/6
41 Jacoby Ellsbury OF NYY  3/7  26.1  3/8
42 Kole Calhoun OF LAA  4/1  14.6  5/1
43 Brian Dozier 2B MIN  5/3  11.5  5/4
44 Matt Kemp OF SD  5/2  17.5  4/2
45 Ian Desmond SS WAS  4/3  10.8  4/4
46 Mookie Betts OF BOS  3/5  22.9  4/6
47 Gerardo Parra OF BAL  3/3  9.4  3/5
48 Adrian Beltre 3B TEX  5/0  21.7  4/0
49 Ian Kinsler 2B DET  3/2  14.2  2/2
50 Brett Gardner OF NYY  3/4  10.3  2/4

 

JUST MISSED OUTFIELDERS

These are all must own outfielders. Most are on the toolzee side. 

RANK NAME POS TEAM STEAMER HR/SB ROS $  MY ROS
1 Carlos Gomez OF HOU  4/5 19.2  3/7
2 David Peralta OF ARI  4/1  3.0  5/1
3 Gregory Polanco OF PIT  3/5  17.4  4/6
4 Steven Piscoty OF STL  2/1  -4.1  4/1
5 Dexter Fowler OF CHC  2/3  12.7  2/3
6 Rusney Castillo OF BOS  2/2  5.5  5/3
7 Shin-Soo Choo OF TEX  4/2  11.3  3/2
8 Jason Heyward OF STL  4/3  17.1  2/3
9 Adam Eaton OF CHW  2/4  7.8  3/3
10 Cameron Maybin OF ATL  2/4  9.5  3/3

 

MIDDLE INFIDELS HAVE FEELINGS TOO

No one gets too excited about infidels but they are a necessary evil….like bras and insurance.

RANK NAME POS TEAM STEAMER HR/SB ROS $ MY ROS
1 Robinson Cano 2B SEA  4/1  15.1  4/0
2 Francisco Lindor SS CLE  2/4  8.3  3/5
3 Brandon Phillips 2B CIN  3/2  7.7  5/5
4 Anthony Rendon 2B WAS 4/2  16.9  3/1
5 Jung Ho Kang SS PIT 3/1  11.3  4/1
6 Rougned Odor 2B TEX 4/3  3.4  4/4
7 Odubel Herrera SS PHI  1/3  -1.0  1/4
8 Jason Kipnis 2B CLE 3/4  17.6  2/2
9 Kolten Wong 2B STL 3/4  6.6  2/3
10 Ben Zobrist SS KC  3/1  12.8  2/2

 

POWER PLAYAZZZZZ

They do dongs and not much more, what else do you want? Candy and Flowers

RANK NAME POS TEAM STEAMER HR/SB ROS $ ME
1 Evan Gattis C HOU  5/0  19.2  7/0
2 Jay Bruce OF CIN  5/2  17.3  6/2
3 Khris Davis OF MIL  5/1  11.7  7/0
4 Domingo Santana OF MIL  4/1  -31.4  7/0
5 Pedro Alvarez 3B PIT  5/1  16.6  6/0
6 Curtis Granderson OF NYM  5/2  17.0  5/1
7 Brian McCann C NYY  5/0  11.9  5/0
8 Alex Rodriguez 3B NYY  5/1 10.9  4/0
9 Ryan Howard 1B PHI 5/0 -3.9  5/0
10 Marlon Byrd OF SF  3/1  0.2  5/0

 

SPEED KILLS

Bloodstains, speed kills
Fast cars, cheap thrills
Rich girls, fine wine
I’ve lost my sense, I’ve lost control, I’ve lost my mind

RANK NAME POS TEAM STEAMER HR/SB ROS $ ME
1 DeLino Deshields Jr. 2B TEX  2/8  12.7  2/8
2 Billy Hamilton OF CIN  1/10  1.7  1/7
3 Billy Burns OF OAK  1/7  3.5  1/6
4 Jose Reyes SS COL  2/6  28.6  3/6
5 Byron Buxton OF MIN  2/5  15.7  2/6
6 Anthony Gose OF DET  0/6  3.5  0/6
7 DJ LeMahieu 2B COL   1/4  5.9  1/4
8 Ketel Marte 2B SEA  1/5  -17.2  0/6
9 Ender Inciarte OF AZ  1/4  6.3  1/4
10 Cesar Hernandez 2B PHI  1/4  -2.7  1/5

 

DONT FALL ASLEEP READING THIS LIST

The title says it all. I dozed off three times trying to write this

RANK NAME POS TEAM STEAMER HR/SB ROS $ MY ROS
1  Kendrys Morales  1B  KC  4/0  9.3  3/0
2  Freddie Freeman  1B  ATL  3/0  16.4  3/0
3  Matt Carpenter  3B  STL  3/1  5.3  3/0
4  Kyle Seager  3B  SEA  4/1  17.4  3/3
5  Brandon Belt  1B  SF  4/2  17.3  4/3
6  Matt Duffy  3B  SF  2/2  4.8  2/2
7  Daniel Murphy  2B  NYM  1/1  14.5  2/2
8  Adam Lind  1B  MIL  4/0  7.2  4/0
9  Victor Martinez 1B DET  4/0  14.9  3/0
10  Evan Longoria 3B TB  5/1  16.8  3/0

 

 

I would like to thank all of you that came into the top 100 this year, whether here to praise, debate, troll, criticize, point out snafu’s, or just to chat about anything and everything. Thank You! Next week I’ll be doing a platooners guide to the fantasy galaxy and maybe a few other fun lists. If there is anything you would like to see (besides less of me) then please comment away.

  1. Peter Nincompoop says:
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    What’s good J-FOH? I like the new concept for the Top-50, but don’t get the rank vs. ROS projection (e.g. shouldn’t Kyle Seager be #1 on the “Don’t Fall Asleep Reading This List” as he had the highest ROS value). I am a Nincompoop however so that could explain it.

    The playoffs start manana and I’m the #2 seed. I’m going to stay with Inciarte at UTIL and hit up his time at Coors (or until Stanton comes back), but I’m considering dropping Lind and picking up either Lamb, Paulsen or Castellanos. Lind has been hitting better as of late, but a lot of those multiple-hit games he’s getting aren’t juicy. He’s kind of like mushy apple. Looks really good on the outside, but you feel like spitting out your first bat. Anythehoo…would you pull the trigger on either Lamb or Paulsen over Lind for a week or so?

    Appreciate the write-up and happy Sunday!

    • Slim Nincompoop says:
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      @Peter Nincompoop: P.S. I agree with your Eagles assessment. They do fu*king suck, man. Can’t stand those dudes.

      • J-FOH says:
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        @Slim Nincompoop: In a head to head with U2 the Eagles would win only because they had Joe Walsh for a while

      • Grey

        Grey says:
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        I have to disagree, I enjoyed teh Dude hating on Eagles, but I love them

        • J-FOH says:
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          @Grey: they had maybe 4 or 5 good songs but don’t deserve the slobbering all over them people do. To put them up against the other mega 70’s band that made a shizz tin of cash with reunions, Fleetwood mac. I would listen to them all day over the eagles…..this is getting off track. I’m a little surprised. Is there some hop hop artist who sampled the Eagles back in the day and that’s why you like them.

          • Grey

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            I don’t know how many songs they had, honestly, not a huge fan, but I like the popular songs by them a lot, and always pump them when they come on… They do play them a lot more in Cali, kinda like Ice Cube on KDay

            • Slim Nincompoop says:
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              @Grey: I probably have such a disdain for the Eagles for three reasons: (1) My father owned three tapes, and they were “Hotel California” and “The Long Run” and some Hall & Oates greatest hits album. Every single road trip, those three were played on repeat. (2) Back in my San Diego days, I taught Joe Walsh’s kid. His parenting was piss poor. (3) “Hotel California” in Todos Santos, were the Eagles named the song after is not true AND they have crappy food.

              There are some songs by the Eagles that I still like (i.e., Tequila Sunrise, Witchy Woman and Already Gone), but gotta agree with J-FOH, Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks are far superior.

              • J-FOH says:
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                @Slim Nincompoop: actually the pre-females Fleetwood Mac was some really great jamming blues. If you haven’t, need to check that out.

                Eagles have a few tracks, but nohing that deserves that much love. Joe Walsh had some nice solo stuff and James Gang material.The Eagles, like U2, have one of their stuff done better by Johnny Cash.

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                    • Happy Vegans says:
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                      @J-FOH: Awesome pull as always, Mr FOH!

                      Here’s a music secret that not too many people know… it’s Bill Nye before he decided to go all ‘sciencey’ (is that a word you can use when you’re not drunk?).

                    • J-FOH says:
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                      thats awesome. Im going to have to post that all over the comments tomorrow

                    • Happy Vegans says:
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                      @J-FOH: Have a great night, Mr. FOH! I enjoy all the content on the site and you add little musical je ne sais quoi that I (as well as most everyone posting here today) enjoy.

                    • J-FOH says:
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                      Thanks HV! I’ll be here all off season too

                  • Slim Nincompoop says:
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                    @Happy Vegans: Back in the good ol’ days when it only took a yellow suit, a whit canvas backdrop and an 80’s semi-hot lady, to make a video. Total cost? $112.73.

                    • J-FOH says:
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                      @Slim Nincompoop: you couldn’t even get a decent call girl for that these days…wait! what?

              • Grey

                Grey says:
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                Number 2 is awesome… I can only imagine… Yeah, I don’t disagree that those other groups are superior, I just don’t dislike The Eagles as some seem to…

            • J-FOH says:
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              @Grey: when I turned 21 it felt like I would hear Hotel California in every dive bar at least 5 times a night.

              • Grey

                Grey says:
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                Yeah, I don’t remember hearing it quite so much on the east coast

                • J-FOH says:
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                  @Grey: hotel California being played in California with a band that came up in California

    • J-FOH says:
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      @Peter Nincompoop: Paulsen over Lind this week, glad you like it

      In regards to the Seager remark, I put out the player rater values as additional data to think on and compliment the projections from two other sources. The choice to use homers and steals is a combination of readers most important needs and time on my end. Seager has better power speed upside over Morales but the difference in those totals, RBI’s and risky batting average drops him down. I threw a lot out this week and as these evolve and change up I’ll be able to go into more detail.

      • Slim Nincompoop says:
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        @J-FOH: I think it’s a good format, don’t get me wrong. Just was wondering where you were coming from. Thanks for the feedback!

        • Slim Nincompoop says:
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          @Slim Nincompoop: Welp…looks like Paulsen isn’t available to pick up. Would you drop Lind to add Castellanos or Lamb?

        • J-FOH says:
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          @Slim Nincompoop: no prob, I didn’t take it that you had a problem

          • Slim Nincompoop says:
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            @J-FOH: Just making sure cause your column is awesome. Would you bail on Lind to pick up Lamb for the next 3-to-4 days? I could probably pick up Lind thereafter if I needed to.

            • J-FOH says:
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              @Slim Nincompoop: if you can get linz back then sure

    • goodfold2 says:
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      @Peter Nincompoop: wow, that lind drop for his name is or lamb is exactly what i just did in a 14 teamer. both actually do to hitter streamers. also lind has a LOT of lefties coming up over next week or so. players aren’t indexed in those lists from player rater values at all, domingo has a -31 rating. It’s FOH’s rank for each set. i do like this new set up.

  2. The G says:
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    Sano is creeping closer to top 20…i like it. I like the different categories you did, eventhough i had a boring guy on the list(Freeman).

    As for U2, i have to disagree. My family and I love their music. Especially the older stuff. It was the first band we all kinda liked and then grew to like more b/c when we got together for bbq’s and brews, we always sang along and had a good time. Not the best music, but more nostalgic like a Mrs. Fields cookie from the Montebello Mall…

    Keep up the good work!

    • J-FOH says:
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      @The G: I get that, I listen to some hokey stuff from the 70’s for family nostalgia. But as a critic, I’m not enjoying it for my tastes. For me it’s the old bobs bars we had in the local malls. Not sure if you are old enough to remember those.

      • The G says:
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        @J-FOH:
        Dont remember the old bob bars…maybe theyre called something else now.

        Scooped up Matz today and am hoping for a few quality starts though they cld end up being quality sharts. Playoffs start in two weeks…

        • J-FOH says:
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          @The G: Probably not. Bob’s Bars was a chain. They were square ice cream bars on a stick they would dip in chocolate and then coat with your choice of a few different toppings. Under the bar was this paper collector so when the toppings fell off it would collect them for you.

          • The G says:
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            @J-FOH:

            Ok…i have heard of them…never had one though

            • J-FOH says:
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              @The G: I haven’t seen them in probably 20 years

  3. Teddy Heater says:
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    J,
    Thanks again for getting with Sky, I’m going to get something over to him for this week. Quick question, I’m starting a h2h playoff, 5×5 ESPN. Most of the guys in this league are Cuckoo for Football so we get after it early. We only have 7 moves per week so I loaded up on 2 start pitchers and Castillo & Tomas for the 4 spot in Coors. Below is what I’m working with, I’m 2 moves deep already and on the fence with dropping Noah for Peraza as he’s starting in Mia next Sat and his away numbers are bad. Salazar is another guy I’m considering dropping because he seems like he’s over his max innings and his matchups this week are @ Tor @ Det plus he’s been roughed up lately. Here’s my loop hole, we only have 2 RP spot, but Osuna has SP eligibility. Am I crazy to drop Noah for Peraza and possibly Salazar for another closer, W Davis, Ziegler, Casilla, Allen, Jepsen, Wilhelmsen are all available and I was leaning towards Davis. Thoughts?

    Castillo
    Abreu
    Wong
    Tulo
    Arenado
    Bogaerts
    AJ
    Upton
    Maybin
    Tomas
    Bruce

    Osuna
    Tolleson
    Arrieta v Ari
    Strasburg v ATL
    Syndergaard @ Mia
    Miller V Mia @ Was
    Santiago @ Oak v Tex
    Gio @ Stl v Atl
    Lewis @ SD @ LAA
    Salazar @ Tor @ Det

    • Teddy Heater says:
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      @Teddy Heater: I just checked the Doyers lineups and Peraza isn’t starting, so let’s take that off the table. Would you drop Salazar or Noah for one of the aforementioned closers?

      • J-FOH says:
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        @Teddy Heater: I would hold Noah, regardless of them being on the road his next 4 opponents are Miami and Atlanta. He is a risk in case he gets skipped. I agree on Salazar, he can be turned loose. I agree and prefer Davis.

        One thing that bothers me here is Wong and Boegarts. Wong is a wildcard at this point with his usage and the fact that he has zero dongs and 3 SB’s in the last 30 days. I even struggle with him on the MI list. In hindisight Im feeling that Schoop would be the better play.

        what other SP’s are avilable and what other MI’s are available. I think if you strengthen the offense then you can take the risk with Noah.

        • Teddy Heater says:
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          @J-FOH: Aight, that’s why I threw this at you, I really like getting your view on things, opened my eyes to the weak links! I’ll hold Noah and dump Salazar for Davis. I’m going to dump Xman for Paulsen as we can roll with any IF for that spot. Best MI available according to the last week is;

          Flores – Eickhoff, Harang, Nola, Koehler, Hand, Narveson (maybe for the weekend)
          Prado – Folty, Miller, ?, DeGrom, Noah, Colon
          Lawrie – Santiago, Shoe, HEaney, Iwakuma, Olomos, Fher
          Tomlinson – Anderson, Greinke, Kershaw, Rusin, De la Rosa, Bettis, Flande
          Schoop – Archer, Smiley, Erasmo, Hutch, Buehrle, Price
          Scooter – Locke, Cole, Liriano, Sampson, Lamb, Lorenzen
          Gyorko
          Goins – Salazar, Anderson, Bauer, Ubaldo, Gonzalez, Chen
          Pearce
          Peraza
          Flaherty
          Marwin

          Schoop looks the best and then grab Flores for the weekend or Sat & Sun against the lefties

          • J-FOH says:
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            @Teddy Heater: thanks buddy. I like the schoop call. Can be one of those win your week kinda plays. Worst shizz in h2h is losing your week being too conservative. It’s not about who got you here but who is taking you there

            • Teddy Heater says:
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              @J-FOH: Agreed, 100% on who can help me now! I’m going to scoop up some Schoop baby, Schoop! Thanks Brotha, much appreciated!!

              • J-FOH says:
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                @Teddy Heater: now Im emotionally invested in your teams performance…

                • Teddy Heater says:
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                  @J-FOH: I’ll keep you posted!

  4. Jerry says:
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    Hey, Jack Full! Hammel, Leake, Holland, and Matz. Which two do you go with for the ros? Thanks and enjoy the rest of the weekend!

    • J-FOH says:
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      @Jerry: Hammel and Holland for me. Matz is the wild card in all that. I’d also hit up JB tomorrow when he posts his pitcher ranks.

  5. Jerry says:
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    I forget to add Mike Fiers to that list as well.

  6. McNulty says:
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    do you start Paulsen over Carlos Gomez this week? most interested in BA, OPS, R, RBI

    • McNulty says:
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      @McNulty: also Holt vs. Odor?

      • J-FOH says:
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        @McNulty: Odor if he’s playing

    • J-FOH says:
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      @McNulty: close, if needs runs more than RBI’s then go Gomez and if you need RBI’s more then go Paulson

  7. Zeus says:
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    What I get no credit for the format change? For shame.

    • J-FOH says:
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      @Zeus:sorry I didn’t throw you props, you were the straw that broke the camel’s back…. Magoo and I have been chatting about this for the last 6 weeks. I’ll be doing different things every week to keep it relevant, next week I’ll be doing platoony tuners as a list.

  8. Jerry says:
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    Ok, thanks, Jack Full! What about Fowler or Brandon Phillips for ros? I would be using them in one of my utility spots.

    • J-FOH says:
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      @Jerry: B Phillips, less chance for a massive slump. Fowler can funk it up pretty bad.

  9. Scott says:
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    JFOH! What’s good? Besides your articles that is. SInce I already have Sano, don’t want to get to crazy picking up 3B. Who do you like better, Chis or Lamb?

    Also, I’d like to throw my own creeper out there. Brandon Moss. I think the Cardinal factor will rub off on him. Now that he broke the seal, I think more homers for St. Louis are on the way. What do you think?

    Finally, drop FraGu or Ozuna for Domingo?

    • J-FOH says:
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      @Scott: Thanks!

      Lamb….drop FraGu for the Sunday Donkey

      He wouldn’t qualify as a creeper at 39.1% owned. Might be worth an add if he keeps heating up

  10. Happy Vegans says:
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    Homage…

    Bloodstains, speed kills
    Fast cars, cheap thrills
    Rich girls, fine wine
    I’ve lost my sense, I’ve lost control, I’ve lost my mind
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QR8UcVruNgE

    or…
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ddDgCDRHIM0

    or…
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y8mMU9udghI

    or…
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=quLqEu4mUOU

    or…
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kcs3j8qc5SI

    or…
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=302oEzSPCqE

    help, I’ve fallen into a rabbit hole and I can’t get up!

  11. PED Inc says:
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    Where do you see Springer for ROS if he does return this week?

    • J-FOH says:
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      @PED Inc: around 25

  12. SteveNZ says:
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    Hey now! How do you like Kiermaier for the next few? With Puig out and Buxton doing nada, might be useful in the CF slot…

    • J-FOH says:
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      @SteveNZ: Steve, I throw a mention and you appear. He doesn’t have the greatest number against the O’s and the Yanks but he’s been better on the road than home and his lefty righty splits are nothing significant. You can roll him out there, not sure what else is there

      • SteveNZ says:
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        @J-FOH: Hah – totally missed that. Was so keen to ask the question I skipped over! Yeah, Lonnie has been quite good to me so far…

        • J-FOH says:
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          @SteveNZ: how could I of missed this. I call him for the week and you own him. He’s totally going FFS or as I call it, FF Steve….and will now bomb. Way to go Steve….NZ ;-)

  13. Luvdarooks says:
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    Which hitter to sit for week starting Tuesday
    Joc Pederson
    Jace Peterson
    Mercer
    Borgious ( cinn)

    ONE HAS TO SIT. WHAT THE HECK HAPPENED TO JOC?????????

    • Luvdarooks says:
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      5×5
      Ave and HR MATTER

    • J-FOH says:
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      @Luvdarooks: Joc’s been sitting. Damn, how deep is this league. Not really loving any of the options but would probably sit Joc since he plays the least of the group

      • Luvdarooks says:
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        good call. Really deep. 40 man roster 11 teams.

        • Luvdarooks says:
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          NL only!!

          • J-FOH says:
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            @Luvdarooks: that makes the Pederson disappearance even worse

          • Montezuma's Revenge... right now says:
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            @Luvdarooks: how is jace peterson or really any starter available in a league like that. i’m in a 10 team standard sized NL only and none of those are available, except joc was just dropped, but my roster is too good for him right now (yes pretty F’d up but true), plus my waiver wouldn’t have gotten it done (it did get cespedes done though, it was my “consolation” prize for not getting reyes the day before HA)

  14. Slimbo says:
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    In a 8 team keeper would you be dropping Duffy or Yelich for anyone on this list…

    Phillips, Choo, David Peralta, Melky

    Fiers, Pineda, Medlen, Shoemaker

    • J-FOH says:
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      @Slimbo: peralta

  15. John says:
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    Hello, would you play Rupp or Derek Norris this week? Gennett or Starlin?

    5×5 roto

    Thank you

  16. Marty Janetty_Was Set Up says:
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    I own Goldschmidt, Harper, CarGo, Correa, Schwarber, Frazier, Sano, Hosmer, Ian Desmond, Rendon, Odor, Beltran in every league Im in (this list is very reassuring).

    Are there any days you would sub in a creep for any of them, or outright drop a MI or Beltran for a creep?

    • J-FOH says:
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      @Marty Janetty_Was Set Up: is this roto or h2h? what place are you in? You look a little light on speed so I could see losing Beltran for sagnof if sagnof is available

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