Fantasy Baseball Bullpen Report: April 11
Steve Pimental goes around the league, highlighting bullpens of note and potential closers to add to your fantasy baseball rosters.
Believe it or not, we are still early in the season, and a lot of bullpen situations are still shaking out. Let’s run through the most interesting situations for fantasy with an eye on who we think has the job now as well as who we expect to get saves down the line.
Last week in this spot I loved A.J. Minter , albeit more for his skills than his opportunity. Since then, he has thrown two innings in three appearances, with a 9.00 ERA, 2.50 WHIP with a loss and a save. The loss was home against Miami while he got the save at Coors Field. Overall, I’d say this was a positive week for Minter. The Braves brought in Minter for Monday’s save despite Colorado having two righties and the pitcher due up in the ninth. Vizcaino was presumably available after throwing just 11 pitches Sunday, and if I had to bet, I would say Minter gets the next save chance. If you can afford to be a bit patient, Minter can be rostered in anything bigger than a 10-team league.
It appears Ryan Brasier has...