Posts Tagged ‘Christian Yelich’

How to kick off trade negotiations

I was checking out your roster & noticed you could use an upgrade at SS & LF for the stretch run. Would you be in favor of a deal like this to help you contend this year? This was a message I received from one of my league-mates. It doesn’t really matter what he proposed, [...]

Why isn’t Christian Yelich 100% owned?

I have no idea. He’s only owned in 94.2% of ESPN leagues. I seriously doubt the fantasy community at-large is clued in on his trouble hitting lefties. He has a .949 OPS against right handers but dips all the way down to .457 against lefties. Obviously this is something the 22 year old has to work [...]

Revisiting Christian Yelich

Christian Yelich made his major league debut on July 23 of this year against the Colorado Rockies. I wrote a piece about Yelich and fellow Marlins prospect Jake Marisnick. The 2 prospects fortunes have been quite different since their debuts in late July. Marisnick is currently hitting .186 and understandably isn’t getting regular playing time. [...]

Marlins to Promote Yelich and Marisnick

The Marlins aren’t messing around. They’re bringing up everyone this season. Monday they announced that they are calling up their top 2 prospects Christian Yelich and Jake Marisnick. Yelich is 21 years old and will patrol left field for the Marlins, while Marisnick is 22 and will man center. Right fielder Giancarlo Stanton will round [...]