A lot of owners play fantasy baseball with too much emotion, waiving players they don’t like personally or that they have a grudge against because of some game result a few years back. That’s when you—the analytical owner—step in and make your team better by picking up players from waivers or via trade.
The founder of a Miami anti-aging clinic has agreed to talk to Major League Baseball about players linked to performance-enhancing drugs, a person familiar with the case told The Associated Press.
Matt Snyder of CBS Sports joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich to discuss how the New York Yankees might try to get out of the Alex Rodriguez contract and what the MLB is doing to get to the bottom of this story.
A story in the Miami New Times revealed that baseball stars Alex Rodriguez, Gio Gonzalez, Nelson Cruz, Melky Cabrera and Bartolo Colon were clients of a Miami anti-aging clinic that distributed performance enhancing drugs. Jon Heyman joined Gresh & Zo to discuss the new story and what it’ll mean moving forward.
Peter Abraham spoke with Toucher & Rich and the trade deadline, Buchholz’s status and Kevin Youkilis’ tweaked hamstring.
The Red Sox botched a suicide squeeze in extra innings and gave K.C. another chance to win. The Royals messed up their squeeze attempt, too, and still managed to score the game-winning run.