Scouting The DFS MLB - Saturday, August 29

Daily Fantasy Expert Zach Edwards dissects Saturday's MLB slate with the top plays that will help you cash in large DFS contests on DraftKings and FanDuel.
August 29, 2015

Bullpen Help on the Way?

This offseason limited payroll flexibility prevented Cincinnati from going after bullpen help as aggressively as they would have liked. However, the Reds did pick up a few candidates for help from some lower profile signings. LHP Jose Mijares has been successful at the MLB level and RHP’s Keyvius Sampson and Wilmer Font have big-time fastballs.
February 6, 2015

On the Beat: Felix Chavez

Some of the best sources for finding out about what is really going on at one of the affiliates is talking to the team’s beat writer, who is going to be possibly the only person that sees a significant amount of games and is not affiliated with either the big club or the affiliate.
October 14, 2014

2014 MadFriars' PCL Pitcher of the Year

Summary: Bette Davis once said, “Growing old is not for sissies.” Well, pitching in the PCL isn’t either; particularly in the Pacific Southern Division with teams in Las Vegas, Albuquerque and Salt Lake where balls fly out of parks quicker than games of wiffle ball.
October 13, 2014

MadFriars' Daily Farm Report: September 1

The TinCaps win again to reach the playoffs on the back of an unlikely homer, while Cody Decker and Hunter Renfroe go deep in the upper half of the system.
September 2, 2014

MadFriars' Interview: Keyvius Sampson

EL PASO - “Hang in there.” It’s what everyone says to someone who is struggling; hang in there.
August 3, 2014

MadFriars' Daily Farm Report: July 25

El Paso can't quite make up a big deficit and a big inning sinks San Antonio. Lake Elsinore and Fort Wayne both put up some offensive numbers while a nine run inning sends the Ems down. The AZL Padres had the night off.
July 26, 2014

MadFriars' Daily Farm Report July 11

Both El Paso and San Antonio lose. Zach Eflin and the Storm bullpen have another good performance for Lake Elsinore and the TinCaps losing streak is approaching a record. A good, but losing pitching performance by Michael Kelly in Eugene and in the AZL Max Fried has his second start.
July 12, 2014