RAMBLIN' GRUMPY CATS and a GEEZER
By Mark Combs Author
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Three guys, who have played fantasy baseball in the same Yahoo Head-to-Head league for several years, get together for a round table conversation on Friday nights to over-analyze the fantasy season week by week and project what may be worth watching as the season unfolds.
||CleanTrendy Second Half Trends||In this episode the Ozark Rambler and Grumpy Cat join the Geezer in a roundtable discussion of what trends may be worth tracking in the second half of the MLB season. There's some sneaky good insight packed into this discussion that may help you grab...||7/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIf I'm Not a All-Star...||In this episode we're rolling through the All-Star Rosters for both leagues. Who should be there? Who may get left out? There's some surprises that we didn't even see coming. We've got some "Splits You Should Know" on Nolan Arenado that are...||7/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOld News... New Views...||In this episode, The Geezer & The Ozark Rambler turn to the pages of history to prompt a discussion on the trends of MLB today. One of the most incredible baseball games ever played took place on July 2nd, 1963 in San Francisco between the Giants and...||6/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanScripting The 2 for 1 Deal||In this episode we discuss the iconic players of the league and how to trade for them. Who's available and what would it take to get them? Our "Fixin' Baseball" segment features our thoughts on the Designated Hitter, the lack of hitting from the...||6/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWaiver Wire: I Need a Bat||In this episode we discuss streaming hitters, finding a hot bat on the waiver wire to help prop up your lineup for a few days. Our "Fixin' Baseball" segment features our thoughts on "Where LeBron will land" and how Miggy's Detroit Tigers' contract...||6/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSuperstitions: Baseball & Beyond||In this episode we discuss noted Baseball Superstitions and what purpose they may actually serve. Do superstitions extend into the day-to-day real-world life of people in general? Our "Fixin' Baseball" segment features Expansion, Inter-League Play,...||6/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrade Bait||The MLB Non-Waiver Trade Deadline is quickly approaching. Teams will be trying to assess whether they are contenders in 2018 or retooling for 2019 and beyond. It's time for players in fantasy leagues to begin doing that same thing. Are you contending?..||6/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNot-So-Small Sample Size||One-Third of the 2018 Baseball Season is in the books. Can we make reasonable decisions based on the overall data that we have at this point? In this episode, the Grumpy Cat and the Geezer discuss the options on some notable players in the midst of...||5/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalkin' Baseball Cards with Mike Oz||The Ozark Rambler and the Grumpy Cat are touring the Holy Land this week, so I reached out to Mike Oz of Yahoo Sports and asked him to join me for a conversation about memories that Baseball Card bring to life whenever we crack the seal on a pack from..||5/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Just Happened ???||In this episode, the Grumpy Cat and the Geezer discuss some of the surprises that emerged during the first month of the 2018 MLB Season. The Braves, The Dodgers, The Twins, The Yankees & The Astros all come up in discussion. How will it play out? What..||5/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBuy... or Sell???||In this episode, we're looking at players over the course of the first month of the season. Who has stood out as being a huge value to the roster? Who's underachieving to this point? Who may have started slow, but could be expected to turn it around,...||4/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoster Management Strategy||In this episode, we're managing your roster from day to day and building it for a successful playoff run. How do pitching match ups, hot hitters, rain outs, days off, and recently appearing waiver wire gems impact your decision making process in the...||4/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFixin' Baseball||In this episode, we're taking a closer look at the actual game on the field. The suits and executives seem to be concerned about "Pace of Play" issues. What's the real source of the problem and how can it be fixed. We also talk about how playing...||4/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Waiver Wire Wizards||In this episode, we discuss waiver wire strategies. We look at the art of "streaming" starting pitchers and how relievers can enhance your over pitching production in key categories. We also talk about position players. When do you cut someone and...||4/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Draft Recap Episode||In this first episode of the season, the group looks back at the league draft from the previous week. What were the strategies? What were the values? When did the scrambling start? What players went too early?||3/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Listening to Mark, Derek, & Mike discuss fantasy baseball, reminds me of my friends and I, back in High School, going through box scores of our favorite players.