Originally posted on Razzball  |  Last updated 8/9/12
There are a number of possible free agent options this week for those scrounging for saves, so I’ll get right to it, starting with the San Francisco Giants. Bruce Bochy has announced that the Giants will go to a (gasp) closer by committee, meaning Jeremy Affeldt, Sergio Romo, Santiago Casilla and even Javier Lopez could be in line for save chances. I wish I knew Bochy personally, not just for bragging rights and friendship purposes, but for fantasy purposes. I would ask him, “Heyo, Bro. Who’s your closer?” And he still wouldn’t tell me. It appears Santiago Casilla is suffering from a minor “blister” on his hand, so for the time being Bochy will look elsewhere for saves, and with good reason: Casilla has five blow saves in his last nine chances.  My guess is Affeldt will get the bulk of the save opportunities, seeing as he’s gotten the last two, but since he’s a lefty I wouldn’t be surprised if Sergio Romo gets just as many, if not more, opportunities to close based solely on match u
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