Archive for Bullpen Banter

Bullpen Notes: August 28, 2016: Is Dyson In Trouble & More

Are you following @Rotoprofessor on Twitter? If not you should be, as we Tweet out all the important bullpen notes every morning from the previous day’s games. Who is in jeopardy of losing their job? Who is worth the speculative add? Here are this morning tweets (Please note we won’t be posting these on the website every day, so make sure you follow @Rotoprofessor to ensure you don’t miss a thing):

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Bullpen Notes: August 27, 2016: Change Possible In San Diego, Salas Surprisingly Good & More

Are you following @Rotoprofessor on Twitter? If not you should be, as we Tweet out all the important bullpen notes every morning from the previous day’s games. Who is in jeopardy of losing their job? Who is worth the speculative add? Here are this morning tweets (Please note we won’t be posting these on the website every day, so make sure you follow @Rotoprofessor to ensure you don’t miss a thing):

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Bullpen Banter: Who’s Next In Arizona? A Sleeper May Lie On The Horizon

by Eric Stashin (aka The Rotoprofessor)

Maybe Enrique Burgos is given a little more leash, but it’s becoming abundantly clear that he’s not the answer at closer for the Arizona Diamondbacks. Since the trades of Brad Ziegler and Tyler Clippard the situation has been a nightmare, to say the least, and the plausible candidates have all squandered their opportunity. Is there anyone left who could step up and claim the role? Let’s take a look (Note: All statistics are through Thursday and do not include yesterday’s blown save for Hudson):

 

Daniel Hudson
There was a time that he was viewed as the heir apparent, though a disastrous stretch seemingly ended all hope of that. However thanks to the struggles of everyone else Hudson could be quietly moving back into contention for the role.

He’s actually strung together 11 consecutive scoreless appearances (8.0 IP), with just 4 H and 2 BB allowed over that span. Of course he’s also been used sparingly, operating as a matchup play at times, so it’s obviously hard to get too excited. Still, given his “pedigree” and the alternatives it’s not a crazy notion. Read more

Bullpen Notes: August 26, 2016: Mess Grows In Arizona, Giles Worth Watching & More

Are you following @Rotoprofessor on Twitter? If not you should be, as we Tweet out all the important bullpen notes every morning from the previous day’s games. Who is in jeopardy of losing their job? Who is worth the speculative add? Here are this morning tweets (Please note we won’t be posting these on the website every day, so make sure you follow @Rotoprofessor to ensure you don’t miss a thing):

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Bullpen Notes: August 24, 2016: Salas Struggles In Non-Save & More

Are you following @Rotoprofessor on Twitter? If not you should be, as we Tweet out all the important bullpen notes every morning from the previous day’s games. Who is in jeopardy of losing their job? Who is worth the speculative add? Here are this morning tweets (Please note we won’t be posting these on the website every day, so make sure you follow @Rotoprofessor to ensure you don’t miss a thing):

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Bullpen Notes: August 24, 2016: Change Coming In Philadelphia (Neris) & Miami (Ramos) & More

Are you following @Rotoprofessor on Twitter? If not you should be, as we Tweet out all the important bullpen notes every morning from the previous day’s games. Who is in jeopardy of losing their job? Who is worth the speculative add? Here are this morning tweets (Please note we won’t be posting these on the website every day, so make sure you follow @Rotoprofessor to ensure you don’t miss a thing):

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