Towers’ sells low, hurting Upton’s market value

Before you read any further, I want to make one thing clear up front – I’ve lost the ability to be rational about Justin Upton.

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Keeper Search: Kris Medlen

If you’re in the process of rebuilding your pitching staff, and you’re looking for a cheap option at pitcher with high upside, look no further than Atlanta Braves P Kris Medlen.

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10 under-owned pitchers with keeper potential

Continuing our exercise from last week, here are 10 pitchers with low ownership percentages (at least in Yahoo! leagues) that owners already playing for next year may want to stash now. If any of these guys get hot before the end of the season, you can bet they will become low cost keeper targets for other owners so why not get the jump on them first.

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Keeper Implications – Soria, Vizcaino, Heyward

Soria headed for Tommy John surgery?

While things are still unclear in regards to the extent of the damage to Joakim Soria’s elbow, the Royals are preparing for the worst as they’ve told Aaron Crow he’s moving back to the bullpen. Originally being stretched out to compete for a rotation slot, Crow is most likely to compete with Greg Holland and Jonathan Broxton for the closer’s gig. Looking at these names, the guy I believe that will end the season with the most saves is Crow. [Read more…]