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Fantasy Baseball Week 5 Preview: Top 10 sleeper pitchers include Drew Rasmussen, Dakota Hudson

If you're into streaming pitchers or simply have a hole to fill in your lineup, Scott White has 10 recommendations for the upcoming scoring period, all rostered in less than 80 percent of CBS Sports leagues. They're no substitute for some of the universally rostered pitchers, of course, but they're the best you'll be able to do off the waiver wire.
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Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Taylor Ward looks like must-add; Drew Rasmussen, Eric Hosmer make their case

Some of the players I've featured in this space recently continued to shine Wednesday (Randal Grichuk with another two hits, Anthony Santander with another home run) and remain just as available on the waiver wire today. But enough interesting things are happening that I'd rather not rehash the cases I've made for them. Instead, I'll simply refer you back to what I've already written.
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Major contributions: From homegrown talent Andrew Kittredge and Drew Rasmussen to ex-college stars, Northwest players delivered in 2021

It helps, too, if the destination features some of the world’s finest beaches and streets lined with palm trees. Tampa Bay stockpiled three pitchers with area ties this year – Andrew Kittredge, Drew Rasmussen and Adam Conley – and that group played an important role as the Rays chased down an American League East title and a 100-win season. The Rays’ season ended last week in Game 4 of a best-of-5 AL Division Series against Boston.

Rays' interest in Drew Rasmussen dates back to 2017

The Rays first looked into acquiring Drew Rasmussen from the Brewers last offseason, The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal writes, well before Tampa finally landed the right-hander as part of the Willy Adames trade in May. However, Tampa Bay’s interest in Rasmussen really dates back to when the Rays selected him with the 31st pick of the 2017 draft, but a signing never took place because a post-draft physical revealed elbow damage, and led to the second Tommy John surgery of Rasmussen’s young career.

Rays’ Taylor Walls on injured list, Drew Rasmussen called up

ST. PETERSBURG — Rays rookie shortstop Taylor Walls was placed on the 10-day injured list Thursday with a right wrist injury and reliever Drew Rasmussen was called up from Triple-A Durham. Walls was scratched from Wednesday’s lineup due to what manager Kevin Cash said was a sore wrist that was...

Rays recall former first-rounder Drew Rasmussen

The Rays have called up right-hander Drew Rasmussen, Tampa Bay announced. The moves comes as the second part of Friday’s optioning of infielder Mike Brosseau to Triple-A. Rasmussen was one of the two arms acquired from the Brewers as part of the Willy Adames trade. Since joining Tampa’s system, Rasmussen posted 11 1/3 scoreless innings over eight outings in Triple-A. The 25-year-old put up a 4.24 ERA/3.88 FIP over 17 innings with the Brewers prior to the deal.

Rays call up reliever Drew Rasmussen

The Rays added another powerful arm to their bullpen, calling up right-hander Drew Rasmussen before Saturday night’s game in Seattle. Rasmussen, 25, was acquired from Milwaukee along with J.P. Feyereisen in the May 21 trade of shortstop Willy Adames. Though Rasmussen was pitching for the Brewers, going 0-1, 4.24 with...