Lawr Michaels slips down into the bottomless rabbit hole of second guessing after releasing David Phelps in two leagues, including Tout AL, just before Phelps magical rise into the Yankee rotation.
You can read it here.
You can see all four Tout Wars leagues waiver claims each Sunday night at 12:01 am. Follow the links for each link in the right nav here at toutwars.com. When you get to the onRoto.com page for your league, look in the League Pages | Transaction Logs | View Bid-meister Results for all the FAABs, claims and releases for each league.
Then read the Mastersball FAAB Report, with analysis and a closer look at all the bids.
Can be found right here.
Served piping hot, right here.
Mastersball.com’s Perry Van Hook shadow FAABS the NL claims this week.
Tout NLer Todd Zola and Mastersball stable mate points out in the comments that with a four slot reserve list (plus unlimited DL slots), adding random one-week pickups like Lalli often doesn’t make sense the way it might if you could stash a more talented player away.
But we encourage Perry to continue Shadow FAABing the Touts, and I’m going to offer up some Shadow Faabs for the mixed leagues going forward. It’s a fun idea.
Transaction notes for all four Tout Leagues are here.
Read David’s latest here.
Foley’s Pub has become the unofficial official home of Tout Wars. It is a baseball bar, chock full of memorabilia and craft beers. They also host the annual Touts Party during Tout Wars Weekend, and put together a special menu based on last year’s champions favorite dishes (which in 2012 had a Wade Boggs’ tilt).