The Sleeper and the Bust Episode: 837 – Closer Chaos, FAAB, 2-Start Pitchers

8/2/20

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Closer Chaos
Roberto Osuna leaves hurt
Rowan Wick gets the save
James Karinchak the closer?
Dellin Betances or Seth Lugo or Edwin Diaz
Trevor Rosenthal or Ian Kennedy or Greg Holland
Nick Goody or Jonathan Hernandez or Jesse Chavez

Potential Pickups
Willy Adames
Nick Markakis
Alex Dickerson/Evan Longoria/Donovan Solano/Wilmer Flores
Nick Madrigal
Homer Bailey
Yusei Kikuchi
https://twitter.com/AlexFast8/status/1289758748404142081
Tyler Chatwood
https://t.co/VzQ9eaTmqH?amp=1

2-Start Pitchers Worth Considering
Zach Plesac at CIN, at CHW
Matt Shoemaker at ATL, at TB
Framber Valdez at ARI, at OAK
Kyle Gibson at OAK, vs LAA
Alec Mills vs KC, at STL
Jeff Hoffman vs SF, at SEA

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Justin is the co-host on The Sleeper and The Bust Podcast and writes for Rotographs covering the Roto Riteup as well as random topics that float into his juvenile brain. In addition to his work at Rotographs, Justin is the lead fantasy writer/analyst and co-owner for FriendswithFantasyBenefits.com, owner of The Great Fantasy Baseball Invitational, and a fantasy football and baseball writer for Fantasy Alarm. He is also a certified addiction treatment counselor. Follow Justin on Twitter @JustinMasonFWFB.

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