Off the Wall: April 25, 2012

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Story by The Spectator Staff

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Off the Wall is a weekly fantasy baseball podcast that appears online at SpectatorNews.com every Wednesday. The show is co-hosted by Sports Editor Frank F. Pellegrino, Op/Ed Editor Eric Christenson and Copy Editor Chris Reinoos.

Frank and Chris try to provide a balance of in depth analysis and basic information for those who may be new to the game. While Eric, a fantasy baseball rookie, tries to keep the show fun and entertaining with plenty of nonsense and wild tangents along the way. Make sure to tune in and find out where the gang will be recording their traveling show from from this week!

In this episode:

  • Three notable pitchers placed on the DL
    • Ryan Dempster
    • Daniel Hudson
    • Cliff Lee
  • Marolyn Bird traded to Red Sox
  • Interesting players to pickup this week
    • Philip Humber
    • Cody Ross
    • Bryan LaHair
  • Eric’s name game
  • Eric asks the experts how they feel about corndogs
  • An update on Eric’s weekly fantasy baseball matchup
  • Why are you ruining my life?
    • Ruining Chris’ life: Kevin Youkilis
    • Ruining Frank’s life: Albert Pujols
  • Hotties of the week
    • Chris’ hottie of the week: Jake Peavy
    • Frank’s hottie of the week: Josh Hamilton
  • Eric’s top five list of the week
  • Eric’s 60 seconds to show off