David Price Feeling Great rotoballer.com Tue 1/12/21 10:40 PM

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher David Price posted a clip of him throwing on Twitter on Tuesday and said he's "never felt better." Price was traded from the Red Sox in the swap involving outfielder Mookie Betts last February, but the left-hander elected not to play in 2020 due to concerns amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The 35-year-old former Cy Young winner went 7-5 with a 4.28 ERA and 128 strikeouts in 22 starts for Boston in 2019, a year after helping the club win the 2018 World Series ...

David Price 2021 Outlook: Opt-Out Leads To Fantasy Value Pick rotoballer.com Thu 12/17/20 12:32 PM

LHP David Price was one of the biggest names to opt-out of the 2020 MLB season, and fantasy managers may have forgotten how intriguing the southpaw's 2019 season was. He went 7-5 with a solid 4.28 ERA and strong 3.73 xFIP over 107 IP for the Red Sox that year. More importantly for our purposes, his K% increased to a career-best 27.9. There were many reasons for the spike, including cutting back on a largely ineffectual cutter and transforming his curve from a mediocre show-me pitch in 2018 ...

Updated Pitcher Rankings - Fantasy Baseball Mixed Leagues (July) rotoballer.com Sat 7/18/20 8:30 AM

As if preseason rankings and projections weren't fickle enough already... Now, we are presented with a delayed, shortened season that has already seen several players opt out while others are uncertain to return after testing positive for COVID-19. For that reason, you won't see David Price or Felix Hernandez in these rankings and others are subject to change as news breaks daily.Despite the challenges of playing ball in 2020, MLB is giving it a go. That means the fantasy baseball season will ...

David Price Prioritizing Health, Sitting Out 2020 Season rotoballer.com Sat 7/4/20 10:51 PM

Los Angeles Dodgers starter David Price announced Saturday he will forgo the 2020 season. Price becomes the highest profile opt-out as hell prioritize health and family amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Price will sacrifice roughly $11.9 million in salary this season but should conceivably return to baseball next year in his age 35 season. With a career 3.31 ERA, Prices best days are likely behind him but he remains a serviceable arm in fantasy and real life. Pitcher Ross Stripling gets the ...

Dodgers To Start Season With Five-Man Rotation rotoballer.com Wed 6/24/20 7:26 PM

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said that the team is planning to start the 2020 regular season with a five-man starting rotation. However, Roberts doesn't anticipate the starters going beyond four innings per game during their first turn through the rotation. With the 2020 season shortened to 60 games because of COVID-19, we're likely to see many teams take a similar approach with their rotations. Clayton Kershaw remains the team's ace, followed by Walker Buehler, David Price, Julio ...

Dodgers Re-Agree To Acquire Mookie Betts and David Price rotoballer.com Sun 2/9/20 6:02 PM

The Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed upon a trade that will see them acquire outfielder Mookie Betts and starting pitcher David Price from the Boston Red Sox. According to Jeff Passan, outfielder Alex Verdugo and shortstop prospect Jeter Downs are heading back to the Red Sox. Betts is an annual MVP candidate, and he joins one of the best lineups in all of baseball. As for Price, the veteran starter is a viable bounce-back candidate in fantasy formats as he is heading to a pitcher-friendly ...

Red Sox Still Seeking Top-10 Prospect From Twins rotoballer.com Fri 2/7/20 2:17 PM

The Boston Red Sox are still seeking a top-10 prospect from the Minnesota Twins in addition to pitcher Brusdar Graterol in the three-team blockbuster deal that would include Mookie Betts and starting pitcher David Price going to the Dodgers. So far, the Twins have balked at this request. Boston's concerns over Graterol's medicals have held up this deal that was agreed to on Tuesday night. The Red Sox believe Graterol, the Twins No. 3 prospect, is a reliever long term instead of a starter. The ...

Mookie Betts and David Price to Dodgers - Fantasy Impact rotoballer.com Thu 2/6/20 10:30 AM

For weeks there have been rumors of a potential Mookie Betts trade. It seemed Betts might be heading to the San Diego Padres, but recently another NL West team, the Los Angeles Dodgers, became involved in the trade discussions. Like most times, when the Dodgers get involved they get what they want.On Tuesday, Mookie Betts and David Price were traded to the Dodgers as part of a three-team deal. The Red Sox were looking to shed that David Price contract (they shed half) with Betts and in return ...

Brusdar Graterol's Medicals Holding Up Blockbuster Trade rotoballer.com Thu 2/6/20 12:41 AM

The Boston Red Sox, after reviewing the medical records of Minnesota Twins right-handed pitching prospect Brusdar Graterol, project him more as a reliever than as a starter, according to sources involved with the talks. As such, it's holding up the reported three-team blockbuster deal involving the Twins, Red Sox and Dodgers that will send outfielder Mookie Betts and starting pitcher David Price to the Dodgers. Officials remain confident the deal will get done, but perhaps not in its original...

Dodgers Agree To Acquire Mookie Betts, David Price rotoballer.com Tue 2/4/20 9:40 PM

The Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to a deal with the Boston Red Sox that would send All-Star outfielder Mookie Betts and starting pitcher David Price to the Dodgers, according to sources familiar with the deal. The deal is pending medical reviews and could involve a third team. Significant money will be going the way of wherever Price ends up, but Betts should be with the Dodgers. This is as big as blockbuster trades get, but stay tuned for the other team involved and the other players in the ...