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Erik Daniel Drost Many of my Buy or Sell posts have been about younger players. I think it’s time to give a couple of veterans some love. Chris Denorfia has earned more playing time in San Diego, while Michael Bourn and the Tribe are struggling in the month of August. Am I buying or selling? Chris Denorfia | SD It can be difficult to find good production from the waiver wire this time of year, but if you’re looking for an outfielder that can help your squad I’ve got one for you… and he should be available. Chris Denorfia might be playing himself into an everyday position for the Padres. In the month of August he is hitting .340 and has been in the lineup nine straight days and collected twelve hits. He’s not going to add a lot of pop to your roster, but if you are in need of hits Denorfia is available to pick up off the waiver wire. BUY Michael Bourn | CLE Bourn and the Indians have really struggled here in the “dog days of summer”. It all seemed to have coincided with the Tigers strolling into Progressive Field and handing the Tribe their lunch in a four game series. Bourn didn’t have a great July and his stat line in August is down right pitiful. In the month of August he is hitting .194, has two extra base hits, and 19 strikeouts. Not exactly what you need from a leadoff hitter while in a six team Wild Card race. Certainly not what you need from an outfielder while trying to finish in the money in your Fantasy League. If you have anyone else in your sights that you think can give you better numbers than these, maybe a prospect that will be on the 40 man roster and get some time, consider cutting Michael Bourn loose. SELL Heath Garrison @hgarrison643
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