Keep or Kut – Pete (@PeteBBaseball) and Chad (@chadyoung) discuss their draft value all-stars: players who, based on their draft position, have returned maximum value to their fantasy managers. These players are not only helping you win now, they are likely among your best keeper values for 2023. Chad and Pete each pick a C, CI, MI, OF, and SP.
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4:38 – Pete stars on the mound with Kyle Wright
10:25 – Chad’s pick is Shane McClanahan
15:43 – Some SP honorable mentions: Tony Gonsolin, Spencer Strider, and Martin Perez
19:24 – Brandon Nimmo is Pete’s OF pick
23:23 – Chad swings for the fence with Julio Rodriguez
26:40 – Our honorable mention is Adolis Garcia
29:52 – Pete slots Jeremy Pena at MI
34:23 – Chad goes with a resurgent Gleyber Torres
40:19 – Our honorable mentions are guys who were mostly undrafted – Jon Berti, Christopher Morel
43:36 – Andrew Vaughn takes Pete’s CI spot
45:34 – Chad goes with a 3B in Austin Riley
50:36 – A pair of honorable mentions in Keep or Kut favorites Josh Bell and Brandon Drury
55:15 – Jonah Heim is behind the plate for Team Pete
58:40 – Chad picks Travis d’Arnaud, but that doesn’t mean he isn’t thinking about Alejandro Kirk
1:02:30 – Danny Jansen and Tyler Stephenson are the honorable mentions at C
1:05:30 – Before we go, a bit of All-Star Game chatter: Does William Conteras belong? Should Clayton Kershaw get the nod for the NL? What about Justin Verlander in the AL? Or should Shohei Ohtani start? Chad and Pete make their Home Run Derby picks, and we discuss the honorary additions to the All-Star Teams.