Keep or Kut – Pete (@PeteBBaseball) and Chad (@chadyoung) discussed the moves and news from the trade deadline that they did not talk about in the last episode.
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5:38 – Justin Verlander is heading back to Houston
11:25 – Jack Flaherty’s Orioles debut was, in a word, good
23:55 – Tommy Pham is a Diamondback and as Chad points out, it is actually a pretty solid situation for him
29:28 – It seems like no one really cares that Ryan Yarbrough went to Los Angeles
32:06 – The Red Sox added to their glut of mediocre middle infielders by acquiring Luis Urías
36:18 – Paul DeJong is the temporary Bo Bichette replacement, but Pete and Chad don’t have a lot of interest, and they don’t have a lot of interest in the collection of players the Padres acquired, either
39:35 – Josh Jung fractured his thumb and his regular season is over
44:09 – Carlos Rodón has been awful. What are we doing with him in Ottoneu leagues?
55:20 – Bichette to the IL… is he a first rounder in 2024 roto drafts?
58:08 – Go throw $1 at Chris Paddack in your Ottoneu leagues if he is available! He is facing live hitters next week.
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