Dave Funnell

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We’re Going Streaking – Week Eight

We’re Going Streaking – Week Eight

We are officially in the stretch run of the fantasy baseball season, as we have approximately two weeks to go. Which, when you think of it, is a whole bundle of emotions wrapped into one potentially explosive box. It's sad that baseball is almost done, happy that we...

We’re Going Streaking – Week Seven

We’re Going Streaking – Week Seven

Ah September! The temperatures start to drop, the kids go back to school, TV shows (usually) begin to return with new seasons and episodes and baseball starts to round third base onto its way home. This year, however, as we hit September, we're actually just rounding...

We’re Going Streaking – Week Six

We’re Going Streaking – Week Six

We've done it. We've made it. We are in September and baseball is still happening. What once seemed like a pipe dream is now a reality. We've had some ups and downs, but we're holding on strong here as we hit the stretch run. Right now, if you are in a redraft, you...

We’re Going Streaking – Week Five

We’re Going Streaking – Week Five

It's time! It's time! It's Streaking time! And what better time than now? Teams have now played about half of their scheduled games and are heading into the home stretch for the season. It sounds really weird to say that since we're only about 30 games in, but here we...

Joey Bart Gets The Call

Joey Bart Gets The Call

What Happened? Big news out of San Francisco today as the Giants are promoting their highly ranked catching prospect Joey Bart to the big league club. Just a few years ago, the Giants had one of the worst farm franchises in all of baseball, but have since rebuilt...

We’re Going Streaking – Week Four

We’re Going Streaking – Week Four

We're getting into the bulk of the action here in this shortened season, as we're about halfway through the year already. Time flies when you're having fun. While normally at this juncture we wouldn't pay an extraordinary amount of attention to almost 100 at-bats...

We’re Going Streaking – Week Three

We’re Going Streaking – Week Three

Another week in the books for Major League Baseball, and we are quickly approaching the middle of the season. With only 60 games on the schedule in 2020, now is the time to start looking at the standings to see where you are and where you think you'll be going. Assess...

We’re Going Streaking – Week Two

We’re Going Streaking – Week Two

Here we are with the second installment of our weekly Streaking piece, where I look into the best and worst performances of the past week. I'll be looking at games that were played within the July 29 - August 4 time frame. While some of the names here are those we...

Instant Analysis: Tim Anderson to IL Fallout

Instant Analysis: Tim Anderson to IL Fallout

What happened? Bad news out of Chicago this weekend, as the reigning, defending, undisputed 2019 American League batting champion, Tim Anderson, was placed on the 10-day IL with a strained groin. In his absence, catcher Yermin Mercedes was recalled in his place to...

Instant Analysis: Who Will Save Texas?

Instant Analysis: Who Will Save Texas?

Earlier this week, Texas Rangers' closer Jose Leclerc was held out of the ninth inning of a game after experiencing tightness in his shoulder while warming up. After being evaluated the next day it was, it was revealed that Leclerc would likely miss most, if not all...