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Charging the Mound: Liss and Erickson Talk Baseball - With Video

Chris Liss

Chris Liss

Chris Liss is RotoWire's Managing Editor and Host of RotoWIre Fantasy Sports Today on Sirius XM radio.

Jeff Erickson

Jeff Erickson

Jeff Erickson is a co-founder of and the only two-time winner of Baseball Writer of the Year from the Fantasy Sports Writers Association. He roots for the Reds, Bengals, Red Wings, Pacers and Northwestern University (the real NU).

-----Original Message-----
From: "Christopher Liss"
Sent: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 6:22pm
To: "Jeff Erickson"
Subject: Charging

Jeff - some early season observations after the first two weeks. Feel free to respond, ignore or defenestrate:

I'm beginning to think I over-drafted Giancarlo Stanton (five leagues, taking him as high as No. 5 overall and paying $37 for him in NL Tout). Part of it is the lineup being more terrible than even the Astros, and part is that he's already banged up again. I don't like to see 23-year old players deal with nagging injuries. If you can't stay healthy when you're young, maybe you should find a more leisurely activity like chess or golf. Then again, Stanton was fine down the stretch last year with virtually no one in the lineup, either, and

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