Archive for Bullpen Banter

Bullpen Notes: June 22, 2017: Speculating In LA, Vizcaino’s Opportunity Nears & 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: June 21, 2017: Mess In Philadelphia (Neshek?), Johnson/Oh On Watch List & 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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Searching For Saves: Two Sleepers Quickly Emerging

by Eric Stashin (aka The Rotoprofessor)

We are always on the hunt for the next big “closer in waiting”, and there are two situations developing that should bring some intrigue for fantasy owners:

  1. Is there a sleeper emerging in San Diego?
  2. Who should be next up in Texas?

Let’s take a look at these two situations, where there is potential value to be had for the savvy fantasy owner:

 

San Diego Padres
Everyone wanted it to be Brad Hand as the next up, and it looked like he was primed to take over for Brandon Maurer at one point.  Instead he continues to operate in a setup role and it wouldn’t be surprising to see both Hand and Maurer traded prior to the deadline.  Enter Phil Maton, a recently promoted reliever who is quickly rising to a prominent role in the bullpen. Read more

Bullpen Notes: June 20, 2017: Outlook For Angels, Colome’s Recent Struggles & 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: June 19, 2017: Concerns For Herrera, Bush Losing Grip On Closers Role & 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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Closer In Waiting Power Rankings: June 19, 2017: Cody Allen & Cam Bedrosian Join The Ranks

by Eric Stashin (aka The Rotoprofessor)

Are you someone constantly on the lookout for the next potential closer? That’s what we are trying to pinpoint here, with our Top 5 Closer In Waiting Power Rankings. These rankings look at the pitchers who appear capable of taking over their team’s respective closing duties (though in some cases, will need some help to get there). Keep in mind, if a pitcher is currently part of a committee they will not be included in these rankings despite not currently “holding” the job outright.

Without further ado, let’s take a look at how things stand: Read more