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Hosted by Van Lee (@ManlyVanLee) and featuring industry titans Jeff Zimmerman (@jeffwzimmerman) and Rob Silver (@RobSilver), the Launch Angle Podcast (@LaunchAnglePod) takes a look at the world of fantasy baseball and offers up advice on draft strategies, player evaluation, ownership trends, player call-ups, and everything in between! So if you're looking for the podcast that will help you win your fantasy league then look no further.
 
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Are people pleased or disappointed with Kyle Tucker's performance this year? Is Chris Sale back with the elite SPs? What's Wander Franco's cost going to be next year? These questions and many more are answered on today's show as Van grills Jeff and Rob about all sorts of topics, some of them coming from you the listeners!…
 
Between 2020 and this season there is a large enough sample size to really dive into a couple of players who have not quite lived up to draft expectations and Van, Jeff, and Rob do just that as they analyze names like Ketel Marte, Trevor Story, Francisco Lindor, and more. They also cover last week's FAAB period and talk spending bucks on closers at…
 
Our jam-packed episode touches on all sorts of interesting topics including whether or not it's time to cut Jacob deGrom in your redraft leagues. Van, Jeff, and Rob also discuss whether Alex Bregman still has it, playing time in the Padres' outfield, and tons of really good FAAB pickups and drop decisions!…
 
One Rob has been swapped for another as Rob DiPietro of the Pull Hitter Podcast joins Jeff and Van to talk news and notes from the past week. They touch on Chris Sale's imminent return and whether he can provide fantasy value this season, as well as the wild FAAB period from the weekend and tag team leagues and how to approach them!…
 
Even with more news to come there is plenty to discuss on today's edition of the show including several big trades that already were finalized including Nelson Cruz finding his way in Tampa and Adam Frazier moving to San Diego. Van, Jeff, and Rob also take a look at Craig Kimbrel's resurgence, Add/Drops from the past week, and they discuss how to t…
 
It's All-Star week for MLB and our very own fan selected committee of analysts (the same ones, Van, Jeff, and Rob) are here to talk the second half! The boys discuss Ronald Acuña's injury and where he might go next season in drafts and Van gives Rob and Jeff a series of player comparisons and asks who the experts prefer the rest of the way…
 
Shohei Ohtani is quite possibly the best player in the game right now and is likely going to both pitch and hit in the All-Star game next week, so Rob, Jeff, and Van decide now's a good time to talk about his amazing season. They also discuss an interesting FAAB period from last week as well as Carlos Correa's solid season…
 
Rob Manfred has skillfully enacted his sticky substances plan and it has gone off with aplomb according to the commissioner himself, but is that true? Rob, Jeff, and Van talk how it has gone so far and what we can do going forward, as well as some bullpen talk, Wander Franco's struggles, Nate Pearson's recent injury, and much more!…
 
With Luis Severino suffering a setback in his recent rehab Van, Jeff, and Rob discuss several injured pitchers worth potentially rostering going forward including Noah Syndergaard, Chris Sale, Jack Flaherty, and Zach Plesac. They also talk a pretty sad FAAB period where Sam Long went for a huge chunk of change, and finally take a look at some playe…
 
Van, Jeff, and Rob have plenty to discuss on today's show including MLB's plan to 'crack down' on illegal substances in the game and how we can react to that in fantasy. They also discuss the surprisingly good San Francisco Giants and several Giants players as well as Edward Olivares, Mookie Betts, Kevin Gausman, and more!…
 
With Luis Severino scheduled to make a rehab appearance this coming weekend Rob, Jeff, and Van discuss his value in fantasy leagues as well as decide what to do with Noah Syndergaard, whether or not Marcell Ozuna plays again, and they of course go over add/drops from the previous week! They'll talk hot commodity Alek Manoah as well as warm bodies R…
 
Joined by Dennis King to talk Oilers, their playoff series against the Winnipeg Jets and where things might go this upcoming off-season. We discussed the roster construction that Holland has done, how the lines were developed and deployed by the coaching staff, and what areas they'll need to improve on for things to turn around.…
 
This week on the show Van, Rob, and Jeff discuss blowing up a struggling fantasy team and when it's appropriate to do so. They also take a look at the Willy Adames trade and playing time fallout, Keston Hiura's recall, and plenty of FAAB discussion including Danny Santana, James Kaprielian, Wade Miley, and more!…
 
After last week's bonkers FAAB frenzy Van, Rob, and Jeff are excited to take a look at a more reasonable group of players who fantasy experts and amateurs alike chose to add to their teams. They also discuss Luis Robert's injury, Daniel Lynch's upcoming debut, and "draft" some injured starting pitchers they think are worth stashing!…
 
Daniel Wagner (@passittobulis) joined me to discuss the Vancouver Canucks season, what the warning signs were and where things have gone wrong. We discussed management's approach to building the Canucks roster, what they'll need to do differently to be competitive next season, and if Travis Green is the right coach for the team.…
 
The Super 2 date has come and gone and it's expected to see more and more prospects being called up to make their debut in the coming weeks so Jeff, Rob, and Van talk handling those situations this year compared to others. They talk a few specific names including Deivi Garcia, Nico Hoerner, and Jarred Kelenic, and also look at this past FAAB period…
 
Joined by Zach Laing, news director for OilersNation and the Nation Network. We talked about our experiences covering the Edmonton Oilers and how the league can reach more communities and improve the fan experience. We discussed the Oilers season, which players have been the key drivers and who we want to see more from. We also covered the upcoming…
 
The annual super early Patriot's Day game between the White Sox and the Red Sox was a bit of a blowout and Van (@ManlyVanLee), Rob (@RobSilver), and Jeff (@jeffwzimmerman) talk that game as well as Dinelson Lamet's return, MLB experimenting with two rule changes in the Atlantic League, and of course plenty of FAAB analysis!…
 
Joined by Dennis King to talk Oilers, the trade deadline and the direction the club appears to be headed under this management group and with Ken Holland as general manager. We looked at the current roster construction, where the deficiencies have been, and what we're expecting to happen this coming off-season. We also looked at the North division,…
 
Ryan Batty (ryan_batty) joined me on the podcast to talk Oilers, the trade deadline and expectations for the Oilers in the North division as they head towards the playoffs. We discussed the acquisition of Kulikov, how it impacts the current roster and how he could help the club. We also shared our thoughts on the current management group and their …
 
Baseball really feels underway and Jeff (@jeffwzimmerman), Rob (@RobSilver), and Van (@ManlyVanLee) are living it up. They talk today about a couple of news stories including the debut of Brent Honeywell and talk about whether you should consider rostering him, Carlos Rodon's newfound velocity and what to expect going forward, and they take a look …
 
Opening day is upon us! And with teams finalizing their rosters there are some shocking and not so shocking decisions being made. Rob, Jeff, and Van talk about players with some newfound job security as well as those being sent to the minors. They also discuss the first FAAB run of the year from Sunday and talk overall FAAB strategy coming into the…
 
Rob was busy with his first NFBC Main Event draft this weekend and Jeff was scheduled to draft at Tout, so Van joins them to talk their drafts, strategies, peculiarities, and more from the weekend. They also talk Jonathan India potentially making the Reds out of Spring Training, Nick Senzel's ever inflating draft cost, and they discuss what to do w…
 
Van, Jeff, and Rob are preparing for their drafts over the coming weeks and take a look at some relevant news items including Andres Gimenez all but being named starting shortstop for the Indians, Maikel Franco in Oriole Park, and injuries to Sonny Gray, Stephen Strasburg, and Carlos CarrascoBootu Inc tarafından oluşturuldu
 
Jeff just wrapped up his annual LABR draft and this year he put together a mixed league team to be proud of! Rob and Van discuss the auction draft and also touch on notable news including Framber Valdez possibly requiring surgery as well as Jackie Bradley Jr. inking a deal to play for the Milwaukee Brewers. They finish out the show talking ADP with…
 
As Spring Training begins to ramp up Jeff, Rob, and Van continue chugging along and talking ADP with names like Triston Mckenzie, AJ Pollock, and Christian Walker. They also take a moment to discuss how they feel about drafting players who have contracted COVID and also give tips on what to actually pay attention to during Spring Training games.…
 
There isn't a ton of news so Rob, Jeff, and Van spend a little more time talking ADP Analysis including discussing why Drew Smyly is somehow going with pick 206 in NFBC leagues. They do cover a few signings like Brett Gardner returning to the Yankees and Tiajuan Walker making his way to the Mets as well the news that Toronto will be opening the sea…
 
It's the return of Rob Silver to the show as Van and Jeff welcome his return by talking about David Fletcher for a while! Of course there's more to the show as the trio discusses MLB's ball changes, Justin Turner and James Paxton signing contracts, and they continue their ADP analysis segment quickly approaching pick 200!…
 
Todd Zola makes his triumphant return to the Launch Angle Podcast as Jeff and Van welcome him to talk about signings, trades, and more! They'll talk the Universal DH, Trevor Bauer's new (mostly done) deal, Todd's love for Marcell Ozuna, and chat players in their ADP Analysis segment.Bootu Inc tarafından oluşturuldu
 
Nate (@nkb121), managing editor of the Silver Seven Sens blog joined me this week to talk about the Ottawa Senators, their struggles out of the gate, and the key issues the club is dealing with. Nate shared his thoughts on the Senators roster construction, their play at even-strength and special teams, and some realistic goals for the club.…
 
The Cardinals made a flurry of moves and the Blue Jays never stopped making them so Van and Jeff welcome special guest host Brent Hershey (@BrentHQ) of BaseballHQ to the show to sort out the madness! They also tackle Didi Gregorius signing with the Phillies, season schedule question marks and also continue their ADP Analysis with picks 241-252!…
 
Joined by Preston Hodgkinson from The Copper & Blue and the St. Albert Gazette to talk Oilers and their performance so far this season, We discussed which players have stood out, positively and negatively, and how things could shake out in the North division.Sunil Agnihotri tarafından oluşturuldu
 
Clay Link of Rotowire fame has joined Jeff and Van to discuss all the big moves that happened over the past week including Jameson Taillon's trade to the Yankees and Brad Hand, Garrett Richards, Jose Quintana, and more finding new homes. Of course they also chug along with their ADP Analysis segment taking a look at players drafted around pick 260!…
 
Tristan H. Cockcroft has joined Van and Jeff on a very exciting episode of the show! The boys talk the Yankees bringing back D.J. LeMahieu and adding Corey Kluber, the Phillies pen situation, Yadier Molina and Masahiro Tanaka threatening to go unsigned, and continue with our ADP Analysis segment talking late round names like Mauricio Dubon, Garrett…
 
Jason Paul, an analytics freelancer behind WaveIntel.org (@waveintel), joined me to share his insights on the Montreal Canadiens, their off-season changes and how they might fare in the North division. We talked about how their roster has been constructed this season, what improvements they’ll need to be competitive at even-strength and special tea…
 
Steve Cohen has taken no time at all to remake the Mets into his team as Francisco Lindor finds himself wearing New York's uniform for the coming season after a big trade. Jeff and Van need help analyzing this trade and more so they bring on Razzball's very own Rudy Gamble! Rudy, Van, and Jeff also continue with their ADP analysis segment chugging …
 
The return of our ADP segment rings in the new year as Jeff and Van welcome special guest Fred Zinkie (@FredZinkieMLB) to the show! They talk recent trades by the Padres, recent free agent signings by the Padres, how cool they think the Padres are, and of course the thing you've all wanted most in life - an 8 minute segment on Brad Keller. Jokes as…
 
Joined by Kevin Papetti from Maple Leafs Hotstove to get some insight on the Toronto Maple Leafs, the changes they've made this off-season and what their strengths and weaknesses are. We talked about how the Leafs could deploy their forwards and defence pairings to handle the skilled players of the North division. Kevin also shared his thoughts on …
 
My guess this episode: Ira Cooper (@coopsie39/OriginalPouzar)from The Copper & Blue.We discussed the Edmonton Oilers off-season activities, what our expectations were following their loss to Chicago in the play-in round and managements approach to re-tooling the roster. We gave our thoughts on which players will have the biggest impact the upcoming…
 
Toby Geuvin (@BatFlipCrazy) joins Jeff's mega brain to get together and create tons of baseball strategy on today's episode while Van tries to stay out of the way. The boys hit on analyzing 2020's hitting numbers and how to apply them to the next season, talk speed, power, and even analyze some big time performers from 2020 to determine whether the…
 
Pitching in 2021 is the top of the return of the Launch Angle Podcast! Van and Jeff welcome Derek Rhoads to the show as fill-in host and the trio cover everything from the universal DH to drafting pitching strategies in various league types! What episode would be complete without a Van rant I ask? Well certainly not this one. If you're interested i…
 
Van, Jeff, and Rob take a bit of time to give last minute suggestions to cement your victory in your league and then turn the page to next season as they do their first of thousands of 2021 mock drafts! The boys select the first 15 players off the board and discuss their value going forward.Bootu Inc tarafından oluşturuldu
 
Two weeks are all that's left in the fantasy baseball season and it's shaping up to be a wild push! Van, Rob, and Jeff discuss strategies for these final weeks and they also look ahead as they talk Corbin Burnes, run through all of the Marlins' pitching staff, and tell you whether you can cut some struggling performers or stick with them.…
 
The trade deadline has come and gone and Van tasks Rob and Jeff with figuring out what's happening after all the dust has settled. The boys talk lots of players on the move including Robbie Ray, Taijuan Walker, and Ross Stripling in the new-look Blue Jays rotation, the Padres picking up Mike Clevinger, Starling Marte: Marlin, and much more!…
 
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