Found July 02, 2012 on Razzball:
I don’t use the term “creeper” as a pejorative in this weekly post (after all, I’m highlighting players I think will give your teams a boost), but it still kind of feels wrong to put our subject and “creeper” in the same sentence. Let’s ameliorate, shall we? One of the nicest (and largest) guys in baseball, week 14’s Creeper is Jim Thome. Traded over the weekend to the Orioles by the Phillies, he figures to see regular playing time against right-handed pitching at the DH position. He’s owned in 2.5% of ESPN leagues and 7% of Yahoo leagues. The Orioles are scheduled for 7 games – all on the road – in week 14, with 6 of them against RHP. Thome and his new team begin the week with a 4 game set against the Mariners in Safeco Field, and close the week with a 3 game set against the Angels in Angel Stadium. While both are pitchers parks, with Safeco suppressing offense by 5% and Angel Stadium suppressing offense by 2%, Safeco is pretty close to neutral for left-handed power, rating a tick ...
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