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Join Adam Howe (@EightyGrade) and Kevin Hasting (@HastingKevin) every Sunday with insights and updates on how to use your fantasy baseball FAAB before your bid deadlines hit.

Join Adam Howe (@EightyGrade) and Kevin Hasting (@HastingKevin) every Sunday with insights and updates on how to use your fantasy baseball FAAB before your bid deadlines hit.

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Join Adam Howe (@EightyGrade) and Kevin Hasting (@HastingKevin) every Sunday with insights and updates on how to use your fantasy baseball FAAB before your bid deadlines hit.

Language:

English


Episodes

OTW 71 - Roster Crunch w/ Jason Martinez

8/6/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Jason Martinez of Roster Resource to break down the eighteenth FAAB run of the 2022 season, specifically breaking down the roster crunches that hapopened thanks in part to the eventful MLB trade deadline that passed this past Tuesday. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focusing on how Jason manages to keep up with everything across baseball to keep Roster Resource as one of the...

Duration:02:08:03

OTW 70 - Throwing Trade w/ Pete Ball

7/31/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe is joined by special guest Pete Ball to break down the seventeenth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focusing on managing your redraft and keeper leagues as the trade deadline approaches. Players discussed: Tyler Naquin, George Kirby, Trevor Rogers, Taylor Rogers, Zach McKinstry,...

Duration:01:45:53

OTW 69 - Done Eating w/ Alex Fast

7/24/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Alex Fast to break down the sixteenth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focusing on some surprises Alex has noticed through the 2022 season and what surprises may be in store for the second half. Players discussed: Jazz Chisholm Jr.,...

Duration:01:22:57

OTW 68 - History Lesson w/ Jake Halusker

7/17/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Jake Halusker to break down the fifteenth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focusing on what Jake learned from his 2019 NFBC Auction overall championship and how's it's impacted his strategy ever since. Players discussed: Jon Berti,...

Duration:01:20:12

OTW 67 - Going Bold Turkey w/ Van Burnett

7/10/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Van Burnett to break down the fifteenth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focusing on how to use the research you did in the offseason come midseason. Players discussed: Christian Bethancourt, Edward Cabrera, Chris Sale, Tyler Mahle,...

Duration:01:30:03

OTW 66 - Breakfast Is Served w/ Chris Deary

7/3/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Chris Deary to break down the fourteenth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focusing on the Earth Fantasy Baseball Leagues and how Chris has been so successful in his first season participating. Players discussed: Joey Wendle, Tyler...

Duration:01:45:40

OTW 65 - Just The Two Of Us

6/25/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are going solo this week, breaking down the thirteenth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations. Players discussed: Andrew Heaney, Justin Upton, Jonathan Villar, Edward Olivares, Salvador Perez, Josh Lowe, Lane Thomas, Eddie Rosario, Jarren Duran, Victor Reyes, Tommy La Stella,...

Duration:01:10:32

OTW 64 - Fatherly Advice w/ Ryan Bloomfield

6/19/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin hasting are joined by special guest Ryan Bloomfield to break down the twelfth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focusing on all the reasons everyone should consider going to First Pitch Arizona this November. Players discussed: David Peterson, Kendall Graveman,...

Duration:01:11:13

OTW 63 - Now Trending w/ Jason Collette and Jake Maish

6/12/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Jake Maish (filling in for Kevin Hasting) are joined by special guest Jason Collette to break down the eleventh FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focusing on trends worth watching as the 2022 season moves along. Players discussed: Gabriel Moreno, Francisco Mejia, Andrew...

Duration:01:23:56

OTW 62 - Staying Content w/ Torres

6/5/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Torres to break down the tenth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focusing on the benefit to creating fantasy baseball content, regardless of who it benefits. Players discussed:Jean Segura, Ross Stripling, Grayson Rodriguez, Albert...

Duration:01:27:21

OTW 61 - Holiday Weekend w/ Mike Carter

5/29/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Mike Carter to break down the ninth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focusing on streaming hitters week to week while not getting too attached. Players discussed: Oscar Gonzalez, Richie Palacios, Miguel Andújar, Matt Carpenter, Jake...

Duration:00:59:41

OTW 60 - Noise Makers w/ Derek Carty

5/22/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Derek Carty to break down the eighth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focus on utilizing in-season player projection systems, especially as it pertains to Derek Carty's BAT and BAT X updated projections. Players discussed: Nolan...

Duration:01:03:05

OTW 59 - Stay On Track w/ Darik Buchar

5/15/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Darik Buchar to break down the seventh FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focus on navigating the NFBC platform, especially as it pertains to making your FAAB bids. Players discussed: Kyle Lewis, Robinson Cano, James McCann, Danny...

Duration:00:56:58

OTW 58 - Looking Ahead w/ Dave Swan

5/8/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Dave Swan to break down the sexth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focus on the risks and rewards of looking multiple weeks ahead when making your FAAB bids, not to mention on previewing what could end up being...

Duration:01:13:34

OTW 57 - Thrifty Early w/ Todd Whitestone

5/1/2022
On The Wire - Kevin Hasting is joined by special guest Todd Whitestone to break down the fifth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focus on overall FAAB budgeting and early season spending strategies. Todd's article from last October gives some insight into how teams that spend up early in FAAB fare in the...

Duration:01:16:30

OTW 56 - Mustache Players w/ Chris Clegg

4/24/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guest Chris Clegg to break down the fourth FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as focus on prospects to hold, fold, or stash as the end of the first month of the season approaches. Players discussed: Glenn Otto, Spencer Howard, Roansy Contreras,...

Duration:01:42:41

OTW 55 - Early Bird Specials w/ Lucas Biery

4/17/2022
On The Wire - Kevin Hasting is joined special guest Lucas Biery to break down the third FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as break down early season FAAB strategy. Players discussed: Hunter Harvey, Trevor Larnach, Raimel Tapia, Chad Pinder, Ji-Man Choi, Oscar Mercado, Alejandro Kirk, Elvis Andrus, Santiago...

Duration:01:15:40

OTW 54 - Talking Baseball w/ Lou Landers

4/10/2022
On The Wire - Kevin Hasting is joined special guest Lou Landers to break down the second FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as break down early season FAAB strategy. Players discussed: Chris Sale, Michael Wacha, Rich Hill, Josh Lowe, Tyler Alexander, Taylor Rogers, Emilio Pagán, Seth Beer, Jeimer...

Duration:01:00:20

OTW 53 - Let The Games Begin

4/3/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting break down the first FAAB run of the 2022 season, providing recommendations of players to look for on your league's wire and who could fill the holes on your roster. We hit on news of the week that may impact your FAAB considerations as well as break down early season FAAB strategy, including when to drop players drafted early in your drafts. Players discussed: Josh Lowe, AJ Puk, Jordan Romano, Yimi Garcia, Tim Anderson, Josh Harrison, Dylan Floro,...

Duration:01:37:37

OTW 52 - Working Late w/ In The Deep & Keep or Kut

3/27/2022
On The Wire - Adam Howe and Kevin Hasting are joined by special guests Christopher Weber and Jordan White of the In The Deep podcast along with Pete Ball and Chad Young of the Keep or Kut podcast as they create an annual tradition of mocking out a mini-team made up of only players currently going past ADP 350. We draft three rosters made up of a catcher, a corner infielder, a middle infielder, an outfielder, two starting pitchers, and two relief pitchers in an effort to dive into late round...

Duration:02:06:33