FANTASY BASEBALL – Justin Verlander, Waiver Wire Injury Pickups & Trade Value
FNTSY Sports Network’s Pat Mayo, Garion Thorne & Tim Anderson preview Week 9 in Fantasy Baseball discussing the latest blow up by Justin Verlander, his future and who you should be trading him for if you’re looking to deal him. They also chat about Josh Beckett’s viability now that he’s Fantasy Baseball’s hottest pickup following his no hitter Sunday afternoon. They move on to injuries, giving you replacement options for Mike Napoli (finger), Hanley Ramirez (calf), Nolan Arenado (finger) and Shane Victorino (hamstring) in every size of league.
The guys assess the Fantasy value of Jason Kipnis, Josh Hamilton, Ben Zobrist, Bryce Harper, Michael Wacha and Josh Willingham as they return from injury, and update you on the rehab status of James Paxton, Taijuan Walker, Michael Pineda, Jeremy Hellickson and Mat Latos.
The finish with breaking down the trade value of Ryan Braun, Joey Votto, Evan Longoria, Nelson Cruz, Stephen Strasburg and David Price, and what is an acceptable return for their Fantasy services the rest of the season.
Plus, a BONUS TIME conversation concerning the weekend Twitter controversy involving the hashtags #YesAllWomen and #YesAllPeople and Knowshon Moreno’s Fantasy Football ranking heading into 2014.