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MLB Barometer: More Bullpen Opportunities

Howard Bender

Howard Bender

Howard Bender has been covering fantasy sports for over a decade on a variety of web sites. For more from him, you can find his personal musings on his blog or follow him on Twitter at @rotobuzzguy. For questions, thoughts or comments you can email him at

From the looks of things this past week, your waiver wire is going to be a hotbed of action here on Sunday as the number of injuries is rapidly growing with each game passing. So far, we've seen players such as Rafael Betancourt, Brandon McCarthy, and Bryce Harper land on the disabled list while others such as Stephen Strasburg, Jacoby Ellsbury and Adrian Beltre have "day-to-day" or even questionable status due to the array of bumps, bruises, sprains and tears. If your league uses a standard (read: easy), first-come, first-served waiver system, then it's just a matter of you getting there before anyone else and making the right choices. But if you use a FAAB bidding system, it's time to get to work.

If you've been conservative on the free agent market, then you've probably got very little with which to be concerned. Throw some money around, pick up some guys, keep yourself covered. But if you got a little over-anxious and started to

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