Daily Trends: May 19th
Monday is a day everyone hates. You don't want to get out of bed. The coffee maker doesn't work right. The shower didn't warm up quickly enough. The gardener woke you up while mowing the lawn at an absurdly early hour. So you turn to baseball to soothe the pain. Unfortunately there's only a handful of games to review on this Monday as a whole bunch of teams are traveling.Continue...
Jared Brummel - While Walker has been a big time HR performer, the rate is not sustainable, and Segura is no power bat. If you already have that trio at second, there's no need to add another 2B to the party. Dropping Duda doesn't bother me, and the trade isn't bad, but it doesn't really address your need.
hey Ray! I was offered Segura and Neil Walker for my Jose Reyes. 5x5 roto non-keeper and I am currently dead last in HR. I have Wong, Lawrie, and Prado available for 2b. I would have to drop either Duda or Baez to make room for the 2 for 1. Is Walker a better option than those guys? I like Reyes but his hamstrings do make me a little nervous...
Randy Mangolt - If Vmart isn't C eligible, go Davis. Martinez is a great hitter but unlikely to set a career best in AVG at this point of his career, and he's not likely to hit 30 homers for the first time.
Ray, Was offered Chris Davis in a trade for VMart. 12 team 5x5 mixed roto. I realize your rankings have them side by side but wondered if you had any other thoughts. Thanks Ray
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The co-host of The Drive on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio (Sirius 210, XM 87: Mon-Fri 7-10 PM EDT), Ray also hosts his own show Sunday night (7-10 PM EDT). Ray has spent years squirreled away studying the inner workings of the fantasy game to the detriment of his personal life. Specializing in baseball, football and hockey, some consider him an expert in all three.
- Matt Kemp with another big night at the plate
- TWolves in trade talks with only the Cavs
- Kluber tosses 3-hit complete game shutout
- Giants release Dan Uggla
- Carl Crawford not in Dodgers lineup Wednesday
- Bonifacio has been told to prepare to be traded
- Bills signed Fred Jackson to 1-year extension
- Ortiz not in the Red Sox lineup on Wednesday
- Sox trade Felix Doubront to the Cubs
- Davis (sick) not in Orioles lineup again Wednesday