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SnakePit Fantasy Baseball: Week 13

Another bad week for the leaders, none of the top five coming out with a victory. What impact did that have on the overall standings?

Chris Davis, hitter of the week. Yes, AGAIN...
Chris Davis, hitter of the week. Yes, AGAIN...
Jonathan Ernst

Week 13 Results

AZ SnakePit 4, Moved Upton 5
Upton edged Snake, with SB ending tied at one. Upton piled up 80 K's, led by 14 plus a W from Jimenez; Uehara got a W and three Saves. But Snake made a contest of it, thanks to three Home-runs apiece by Utley and Bautista. Donaldson also had three HR for Upton.

MyWieterGetzLongoria 3, Got Grittiness? 6
Got's upset victory was led by two Wins and 12 K's by Tillman, backed on the mound by four Saves from Frieri. At the plate, Craig had three home-runs, driving in and scoring five. Wieter got 11 K's from Harvey, and two home-runs by Suzuki, but are now tied for third-place.

Phoenix Platypi 9, Blonde Streaks 1
Platypi enjoyed this week's biggest blow-out victory, with Hitter of the Week (again!) Chris Davis's four HR and 10 RBI powering them. They also got 17 K from Lee,. and a W + 14 K by Darvish. Streaks got two HR and seven RBI by Brown, but WHIP was their only category won.

Alabama Slammers 7, The Fighting Amish 3
The Amish got 23 strikeouts by Sale, while Ramirez had two home-runs and drove in eight, but it wasn't enough for victory. The Slammers responded with three home-runs and eight RBI by Desmond, with a W and 12 K for Lackey, and Romo's single Save was the sole one by either team.

Waffles 3, Space Wizard 6
Space hit well, batting .319, with Kipnis providing three HR and 10 RBI. But Jensen and Rodney also combined for two vulture Wins and five Saves, part of a team ERA of 2.30 this round. Waffled got a pair of Wins along with 11 strikeouts from Gonzalez, and Cruz scored six.

Sofa King Juiced 3, CompleteGameShutout 7
The week's biggest shock saw first-placed Sofa fall to last-placed Complete, who climbed out of the cellar as a result. A W and 10 K's for Wilson and two HR for McLouth were the Shutout's best individual performances, while Sofa got a pair of home-runs from Seager.

Mizzoula Osprey 4 Dirt McGrit4
Nothing could split these two, with RBI and SB ending tied. The Osprey rode Cabrera (five HR, seven RBI) on offense, supported by three HR from Cuddyer. Dirt countered with four HR by Hosmer, and Pitcher of the Week Hellickson (two W, 0.69 ERA), to tie things up on the mound.


Rank Team W-L-T Pct GB Last Waiver Moves
1. Sofa King Juiced 80-41-9 .650 - 3-7-0 2 14
2. Mizzoula Osprey 73-49-8 .592 7.5 4-4-2 14 21
3. Alabama Slammers 65-54-11 .542 14 7-3-0 11 36
MyWieterGetzLongoria 65-54-11 .542 14 3-6-1 6 15
5. AZ SnakePit 65-57-8 .531 15.5 4-5-1 1 10
. Waffles 67-59-4 .531 15.5 3-6-1 7 26
7. Moved Upton 63-61-6 .508 18.5 5-4-1 4 22
8. Phoenix Platypi 61-61-8 .500 19.5 9-1-0 3 6
9. Got Grittiness? 61-62-7 .496 20 6-3-1 12 43
10. Dirt McGrit 58-62-10 .485 21.5 4-4-2 9 21
11. Space Wizard 56-61-13 .481 22 6-3-1 5 2
12. Blonde Streaks 48-73-9 .404 32 1-9-0 8 13
13. CompleteGameShutout 48-79-3 .381 35 7-3-0 10 25
14. The Fighting Amish 43-80-7 .358 38 3-7-0 13 25

Week 14 Games

AZ SnakePit vs. MyWieterGetzLongoria
Phoenix Platypi vs. Got Grittiness?
Alabama Slammers vs. Blonde Streaks
Waffles vs. The Fighting Amish
Sofa King Juiced vs. Space Wizard
Mizzoula Osprey vs. CompleteGameShutout
Dirt McGrit vs. Moved Upton

SnakePit takes on Longoria in a battle pitting two teams with playoff aspirations, as we enter the second half of the season. AZ's strength is definitely in ERA, where they have gone 12-1, but their worst is SB, where they have only four victories. Interestingly, Wieter's are similarly very strong in ERA (11-2), and they also struggle in SB, with a 3-7-3 record thus far.. Be interesting to see how this one shakes down.