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Fantasy spin: Eric Gagne and Octavio Dotel trades

Updated: July 31, 2007, 5:50 PM ET
By Matthew Berry | ESPN.com

Here's the reason why we say, "never pay for saves."

Because saves always come into the league. And with the dealing of Eric Gagne and Octavio Dotel at the trade deadline, there are two new closers in the American League.

With Akinori Otsuka on the DL, the best bet for saves in the Rangers' bullpen is Joaquin Benoit. Benoit has very quietly put together a solid season in middle relief, going 4-3 with a 3.11 ERA and 1.20 WHIP. He's been even better recently, with a 2.08 ERA and two wins ...

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