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Injuries create playing-time opportunities that may or may not last

Injuries can create ripple effects for fantasy owners that can last for the rest of the season … or could quickly fade away once the injured player returns. 504 more words

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Podcast: Vincent Velasquez dominates, Justin Upton talks to Steve

Steve and Tim have so much to talk about. Vincent Velasquez has dominated. Eugenio Suarez has crushed pitchers. Are Carlos Gomez and the Twins alive? Plus, Steve plays an interview with Justin Upton, and the guys talk waiver wire pickups. 23 more words

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Perkins On DL With Shoulder Injury

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The back and neck problems that hounded Glen Perkins the past two seasons have subsided.

Now the Minnesota Twins closer has shoulder trouble. 493 more words

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Glen Perkins' DL stint elevates this Twins reliever to save chances

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Closer: Kevin Jepsen
Next: Trevor May
Watch: Casey Fien
DL: Glen Perkins (impending)

Perkins, who’s allowed two earned runs in two innings this year with a blown save, is expected to be placed on the disabled list with a left shoulder strain. 218 more words

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Twins Have Expectation, Not Hope, To Win In 2016

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins finally tasted last year the intensity and exhilaration of meaningful September games, following four straight deeply flawed seasons.

Maybe this time they’ll take the experience a little further. 704 more words

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Breakouts & Busts: Closers

Closers, arguably the least predictable role in fantasy baseball, and the one with the most turnover throughout the season. Every year someone is going to pay top dollar for one season of prior production (Jeurys Familia), a role on a new team (Jake McGee), or that the vet can do it one more time (Francisco Rodriguez). 919 more words

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The 2016 All-Avoid fantasy team

We picked a fantasy baseball player to avoid at every position. Be careful with these potential busts in 2016 fantasy baseball leagues.

Catcher

Yadier Molina, St. 394 more words

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