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Dorcas Diamond Picks: Sunday April 18 2021

There will be plenty of high-profile, high-caliber talent on the mound on Sunday. Our featured games will include some of these immensely talented arms. Join me once again for Diamond Picks as we break down the action for this Sunday, April 18th.

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Dorcas Diamond Picks: Friday April 16 2021

We head into the weekend with another pair of picks after nailing our previous two picks on Monday. We are getting our first taste of Dodgers/ Padres, they will be front and center on my betting card. Read on to find out who you should be backing for Friday’s edition of Diamond Picks.

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Dave Roberts’ decision proves the Padres are officially the Dodgers’ biggest rivals

The San Diego Padres brought in three aces and improved their bullpen in preparation for a World Series run in 2021, but the Dodgers didn’t want to acknowledge that their Southern California rival is a legitimate threat to their World Series reign. Now, they officially have.

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Dorcas Diamond Picks: Monday April 12 2021

The beginning of a Major League season is usually filled with surprising stories, many of which get “corrected” over the course of the year. The Cincinnati Reds are scoring runs at a high clip and winning more often than not. Meanwhile, the Oakland Athletics have struggled mightily over their first 10 games.

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Saturday Stat Smash: MLB Opening Week

Hello and welcome to the very first edition of Saturday Stat Smash! Every Saturday, I will be your bartender serving up the best and craziest statistics of the week. There are no specific guidelines for the stats, just anything that I find the most impressive and interesting for the week. With that said, let’s dive into this cocktail of baseball statistics for the opening week of the MLB in 2021.

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MLB DFS Friday Quick Hits

It’s the weekend everyone and time to make some money. Today we have a couple of decently priced pitchers and a couple of lefty bats who are all affordable.

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MLB Best Hitters Of The Week

Baseball is back! It’s spring, the weather is getting warmer, except in Detroit, but baseball is here. Most importantly, there are real fans, not cardboard cutouts of your Uncle Alfred in the stands. With that, another year of the best hitters of the week. Let us look at who gets the honor in the 2021 opening weekend.

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San Diego Padres 2021 Season Preview

The Padres are going to be so much fun. They were last year, when they followed up Manny Machado’s initial year and Fernando Tatis Jr.’s rookie season by finishing 37-23, which was second in the National League. Of course, the rival Dodgers cleaned up pretty quickly, but now general manager AJ Preller is making sure that does not happen again.

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2021 San Diego Padres Top 5 Prospects

Even after trading for Blake Snell and Yu Darvish this offseason, the San Diego Padres still have one of the top farm systems in the major leagues. With the perfect combination of homegrown talent and trade acquisitions, they have a real shot at going places this season. Not only that but with their current farm system, they have what it takes to contend for a while.

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Forgotten Ones of the 2000s: San Diego Padres

The San Diego Padres have a very bright future, but they haven’t had a very good past. They have had a lot of forgotten players on their team throughout their history. Take a look at the five forgotten Padres of the last 20 years.

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