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The Usual Suspects: Samardzija’s Value v. Target Teams


Last post, I discussed that Samardzija is a solid #2 starter based on peripherals and expected WAR. His value is about 10 WAR for two seasons – this accounted by the surplus value of his contract as an arb player … Continue reading

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No Rest in Fantasy Baseball: Cash for Clunkers, Fines for Plunkers, and Punk’d Moves


Shortly after my last post, Kevin Youkilis decided that a bean ball war needed his escalation. I can understand the need to flex one’s muscles and show that you not gonna be anyone’s Pedro Martinez’s “punk bitch,” but Youk got … Continue reading

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