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SnakePit Fantasy Baseball: Week 15

The extended set of games covering the All-Star break is over, with some big tallies being racked up, for obvious reasons. Who were the fantasy All-Stars?

Zack Grienke was pitcher of the round in fantasy terms, with two W and a 0.41 ERA
Zack Grienke was pitcher of the round in fantasy terms, with two W and a 0.41 ERA
Patrick McDermott

Week 15 Results

AZ SnakePit 5, Phoenix Platypi 5
Snake got nine wins, led by two W and 20 K from Wainwright; Garza and Kendrick also got two W, while Phillips drove in 14 on offense. However, the Platypi were an equal match, led by Davis (four HR, nine RBI). Parnell and Benoit each saved three games with a zero ERA, securing the tie.

MyWieterGetzLongoria 3, Moved Upton 6
Upton tacked up 112 K, led by 22 from Bailey, Johnson notched five saves and Uehara four, with Pujols and Ibanez each homering three times and driving in seven runs. Wieter got four HR from Lucroy and three by Encarnacion, with Kimbrel saving four. SB ended tied at six.

Alabama Slammers 2, Got Grittiness? 8
Got pulled off an upset, with a solid victory, led by a sweep of the hitting categories, where they hit over .300 for the two weeks. Werth had four homers and drove in seven; Cano had 11 RBI for Alabama. On the mound, Mujica got five Sv + a W, and Tillman two W and 12 K for Got.

Waffles 9, Blonde Streaks 1
The biggest blowout of the week saw Waffles drop only BA, and that by just .005. Jones had four HR and nine R for Blonde, but it was all Waffles otherwise. Longoria and McCutchen had three HR each, Holland notched four Sv and Gonzalez a pair of W. Fister had two Wins for Blonde.

Sofa King Juiced 7, The Fighting Amish 2
Leaders Sofa made short work of the last-placed Amish, with 17 HR, led by four by Beltre; Seager scored 11 R. Morales had three HR and 12 R for Fighting. Greinke (Juiced) had two W, 19 K and a 0.41 ERA to lead pitching here; Chatwood got two W + 10 K for the Amish.

Mizzoula Osprey 5, Space Wizard 5
Space dominated hitting, batting .316, with Soriano homering five times and Posey driving in 11; Cabrera had three HR for Mizzoula. But the roles were reversed in pitching: Holland and Iwakuma (Ospray) each won two, combining for 37 K; Rodney (Wizard) had five Sv.

Dirt McGrit 3, CompleteGameShutout 7
Complete lifted themselves out of the relegation zone, Wilson and Colon each posting two wins and 14 strikeouts. Johnson led their hitters, with three HR and six Runs, supported by McCann (three HR, seven RBI). McGrit got two Home-runs and 11 Runs by De Aza.


Rank Team W-L-T Pct GB Last Waiver Moves
1. Sofa King Juiced 94-45-11 .663 - 7-2-1 2 17
2. Mizzoula Osprey 83-58-9 .583 12 5-5-0 14 23
3. Waffles 82-64-4 .560 15.5 9-1-0 7 29
4. AZ SnakePit 75-67-8 .527 20.5 5-5-0 1 11
MyWieterGetzLongoria 73-65-12 .527 20.5 3-6-1 6 16
6. Alabama Slammers 73-66-11 .523 21 2-8-0 11 43
7. Phoenix Platypi 73-69-8 .513 22.5 5-5-0 3 6
8. Got Grittiness? 72-71-7 .503 24 8-2-0 12 45
Moved Upton 72-71-7 .503 24 6-3-1 4 25
10. Dirt McGrit 68-72-10 .487 26.5 3-7-0 9 22
11. Space Wizard 63-73-14 .467 29.5 5-5-0 5 2
12. CompleteGameShutout 59-87-4 .407 38.5 7-3-0 10 33
13. Blonde Streaks 53-88-9 .383 42 1-9-0 8 13
14. The Fighting Amish 49-93-8 .353 46.5 2-7-1 13 28

Week 16 Games

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

AZ SnakePit vs. Alabama Slammers is the ESPN Game of the Week, featuring two teams currently in playoff spots. Neither won last week though: AZ haven't won for four weeks, tying their last two contests, and Alabama saw their four-game winning streak derailed at the hands of Got Grittiness?