MARKET PULSE: Men Without Hats (wait for it...)

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Let's take a different slant this week. With time running out on the season, often times, you're just looking for someone to fill a hole. Someone who won't kill you with a 1/3 IP, 8 ER outing or an 0-for-23 slump. So this week, we'll look at available players who are fairly low risk. They all should help some in the standings, too, but they're primarily here because their odds of a flame out is low.


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