Bits: Is it time to give up on B.J. Upton?
We all know how much Upton is absolutely killing your fantasy team, because many of you keep tweeting and posting it in various places. But first of all, it's not true, and second, Upton's track record is too positive to send him to the waiver wire the first week of May so you can add the likes of Ryan Raburn, Matt Joyce and Garrett Jones. Those are a few of the most added outfielders in ESPN standard leagues, and while I understand the instant gratification aspect of fantasy, it's a six-month season and Upton wasn't a top-50 option in ESPN average live drafts by accident. Upton hit 28 home runs and stole 31 bases a year ago. In 2011, he hit 23 home runs and stole 36 bases. He's 28, in his prime.
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