If L.A. is my lady, maybe Cody Bellinger can be our first baseman on the side. How are the Dodgers ever going to bench that gorgeous swing?
Brandon Funston and Scott Pianowski hit both coasts on today’s 45-minute edition of the Fantasy Freak Show, trying to sort through Bellinger’s sizzling start, Adrian Gonzalez’s slump, and a bunch of breakouts in Yankee pinstripes. Is this finally the year Aaron Hicks puts it all together? Is Luis Severino in the Circle of Trust? What do we do with Starlin Castro?
Is Gonzalez worth an out-and-out drop in some leagues? What’s going on in Chicago, where the White Sox have the best ERA in the American League? And why are so many teams in pitcher-friendly parks dealing with bloated ERAs?