A lot of owners play fantasy baseball with too much emotion, waiving players they don’t like personally or that they have a grudge against because of some game result a few years back. That’s when you—the analytical owner—step in and make your team better by picking up players from waivers or via trade.
Cabrera has been reinstated after serving a 50-game suspension, but will not be part of the Giants’ roster when the begin NLCS against the Cardinals on Sunday.
“My positive test was the result of my use of a substance I should not have used,” Cabrera said. “I accept my suspension.”
Flashing their bright orange spikes and booming bats, the San Francisco sluggers keyed a five-run blitz against Justin Verlander in the first inning that sent the National League to an 8-0 romp over the American League.