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Jhoulys Chacin Ubaldo Jimenez is having an epic start to the 2010 season, but he can’t do it by himself.    More often than not, Batman needed Robin, right? Well, Ubaldo is clearly the “Batman” of the Rockies pitching staff and Jorge De La Rosa was scripted to be “Robin”,

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Carlos Gonzalez Power and Speed, two of the five essential “tools” or skills that baseball players are said to possess, are lethal when combined. Players like Willie Mays, Hank Aaron, Bobby Bonds, Dale Murphy, Barry Bonds*, Daryl Strawberry, Alex Rodriguez, Alfonso Soriano and Hanley Ramirez all have used their unique

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Javier Vazquez Here are a few starters having a rough transition to the American League. I’m sure those SP in contract years are watching… Back for a second round in the big city are ya? Javier Vazquez (SP-NYY) Javy didn’t have the greatest of tenures during his first stay in

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Generation K Flashback to the early 90’s. I was twelve. Mets Fan: “Generation K is going to rival and overcome the Braves pitching staff”Me: “Who?!?”Mets Fan: “You know, Bill Pulsipher, Paul Wilson & Jason Isringhausen?”Me: “Generation Who? Better than Maddux, Glavine, Avery & Smoltz?” Mets Fan: “Guaranteed”Me: “Ha! You’re sniffing way

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 Who’s selling high on Ubaldo? Not me. That’s partially because I wasn’t able to get my hands on him in any of my leagues. However, if I was able to draft Jimenez, I would only consider trading him if someone offered up the farm. This kid is the real deal

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Ricky Romero will be an essential component to the Doc Holliday-less Blue Jays in 2010. Quickly vaulting to the top of the AL East with a 7-3 start, the Blue Jays need Ricky to be the #1 SP they anticipated when they drafted him #6 overall in the 2005 draft.

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Here is a sneak peek into one of my big leagues. Is it too early to contemplate keeper options? Never, especially with my league’s trade deadline looming. What it looks like: 12 team, 5 x 5, head to head, very competitive. The dilemma: I can keep any 2 players based

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No one will argue that Nelson Cruz is having a Fantasy All-Star first half.  With a combination of power and speed, he has all of the tools to be a Top-10 Outfielder.BUT??? Yes, there is a but.  You can argue that he is 29 (actually his birthday is 7/1) and

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Whether you’re in a H2H league or Rotisserie, it has reached that point of the season where you can really take a step back and take stock of what you have.  In most cases it will be obvious where you are excelling and where your weaknesses lie.  If you are

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The Cincinatti Reds have officially announced that they will recall Homer Bailey, due to the setbacks Edison Volquez is experiencing. In his last five starts at AAA Louisville, Homer has posted a 0.47 ERA, 38:7 K:BB while going 4-0. Homer has only allowed one run in his last 38+ innings.

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