Posts Tagged ‘Ryan Braun’

Called Shots: Week 4

The biggest stories of the season so far have been the power outbursts by players who always had the potential, but had not displayed it consistently at the major league level.  Justin Upton has continued his hot start and has 9 home runs through the first three weeks to lead MLB.  Bryce Harper is right [...]

Called Shots: Week Three

While the fantasy world continues to wait on Mike Trout to show us what he has in store for an encore, Justin Upton continues to make the Diamondbacks look foolish for trading him away.  There is no change in the top three, as all three players are off to solid starts.  Other than Upton, the [...]

Called Shots: Week One

It’s strange how one week of meaningful baseball games can change perceptions that were built up over months of preparing for the season to begin.  Every year I try to fight the urge to let early season samples affect the way I view a player, but sometimes you just can’t help it.  I tried not [...]

Ryan Braun wins suspension appeal

Feel free to move him up in your outfield rankings. Probably to the top of the list. He’s definitely up there with Matt Kemp, Justin Upton, Jacoby Ellsbury and Jose Bautista. Any concerns about Braun should all go away. If anything, I give him a little bump. I’m sure he’s going to want to come [...]