RotoGraphs Audio: Field of Streams 4/24/2015

Episode 15 – One Solo Home Run Does Not A Season Make

The latest episode of “Field of Streams” is live!

In this episode, Dylan Higgins and Matthew Dewoskin discuss Matt getting to gloat about J.A. Happ, reviewing the first mediocre head-to-head matchup, Jordan Lyles’ impressive start, Drew Smyly’s return from the DL, Kyle Gibson’s inability to strike out anybody, the unlikeable Royals and the most benign teams in baseball, and being forced to recognize Matt’s birthday.

Contest pick for Friday, April 24: Carlos Martinez @ MIL (Dylan, Matt and Steve).

Contest picks for Saturday, April 25: James Paxton vs. MIN (Dylan) and Daniel Norris @ TB (Matt).

Contest pick for Sunday, April 26: Hector Santiago vs. TEX (Dylan and Matt).

Suggested DFS picks worth attention for Friday, April 24: Salvador Perez, David Ortiz, Freddie Freeman, Edwin Encarnacion, Jose Abreu, Jason Kipnis, Todd Frazier, Josh Donaldson, Alexei Ramirez, Jose Reyes, Jed Lowrie, Alcides Escobar, Darin Ruf, Bryce Harper, Kevin Kiermaier, Lorenzo Cain, Angel Pagan, Kole Calhoun, George Springer, Jacob deGrom, Carlos Martinez, Felix Hernandez, and Zack Greinke.

Suggested DFS stacks worth attention for Saturday, April 25: White Sox hitters vs. Edinson Volquez, Royals righties at John Danks, Jays hitters at Tampa Bay TBD, Red Sox righties vs. Wei-Yin Chen, Giants hitters at Jorge De La Rosa, Twins righties at James Paxton, and Mariners hitters vs. Trevor May.

Suggested DFS stacks worth attention for Sunday, April 26: Cubs hitters vs. Jason Marquis, Reds righties vs. Travis Wood, Rays righties vs. Mark Buehrle, Orioles righties vs. Wade Miley, White Sox righties vs. Jason Vargas, Royals hitters at Hector Noesi, Angels hitters vs. Nick Martinez, Astros righties at Drew Pomeranz, Mariners hitters vs. Kyle Gibson, Padres righties vs. Brett Anderson, Giants hitters at Tyler Matzek, and D-backs righties vs. Francisco Liriano.

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Approximately 37 minutes of joyous analysis.

Dylan assists in producingFanGraphs Audio, Effectively Wild, and the FanGraphs Live Twitch channel. He also enjoys the Waxahachie Swap (RIP), the Air Bud principle, and the Oxford comma. You can Tweet him about any of those things @dhhiggins.

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7 years ago

The Royals are douches?
The Orioles/Sox game in Fenway?
Come on guys. I know it’s not easy doing a daily podcast, but this is just shoddy and sloppy analysis.