Found May 06, 2012 on Win My Fantasy League:
As we enter week 5 in fantasy baseball, we turn the calendar on April and go in to month two of the long baseball season. We’ve watched some amazing things happen so far like Matt Kemp hitting 12 HR, collecting 25 RBI, and batting .417, while the $250 million man, Albert Pujols, has driven in 4 runs, has no HR and is batting 200 points less than Kemp at .217. Some of the pitchers that were drafted early like Cliff Lee, Daniel Hudson, Rick Dempster, Drew Storen, Brian Wilson, and Andrew Bailey have all found a place on the DL. And so here are some key waiver wire pick ups that you should be considering and who are not widely owned in most leagues: Gerardo Parra-OF-Diamondbacks- Parra makes for a nice little pickup in all leagues basically for one category; stolen bases. While OF Chris Young is healing from what has been diagnosed as a slight ligament tear in his right shoulder , the speedster will continue his lead-off duties and probably see 3-4 more weeks on the field. In the la...

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Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp was left out of Sunday's starting lineup because of a tight left hamstring, but he pinch-hit in the game against the Cubs to keep alive his streak of consecutive games played. Kemp has now played in 393 consecutive games, the longest active streak in the Major Leagues. Kemp was injured while making a sliding catch on Geovany Soto...
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