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Grinding Metal - Waiver Wire Additions
Reggie | Sunday April 22nd, 2018
The Yankees have promoted top prospect Gleyber Torres to the big leagues. (USA Today Sports Images)
The Yankees have promoted top prospect Gleyber Torres to the big leagues. (USA Today Sports Images)
Grinding Metal examines potential waiver wire additions that can assist your team during the fantasy baseball season. From home runs to pitching wins, Grinding Metal has you covered. Check out these players for immediate roster help. Here was last week's article. Check back for future editions of Grinding Metal.

Gleyber Torres, 2B, New York Yankees
The top rated prospect for the Yankees has bee promoted to the big-leagues, expecting to see plenty of time at second base. He was hitting .347/.393/.510 in 14 games at Triple-A, after a solid spring training with the Yankees.

Nick Pivetta, SP, Philadelphia Phillies
Over his last four starts, Pivetta has struck out 21 batters in 21.2 innings pitched, while walking only two batters and allowing zero home runs. He's only "won" one game this season, but has been very effective.

Delino DeShields, OF, Texas Rangers
Deshields has missed the previous 4 weeks following surgery to repair a fractured hamate bone, but returned over the weekend. He's the teams primary leadoff hitter and should slot back into that role.

Mac Williamson, OF, San Francisco Giants
After destroying Triple-A pitching, Williamson finds himself back in the big-leagues. He already has one home run since being recalled by the Giants, and even though he hit .487/.600/1.026 with Sacremento, Williamson is likely only a deep-league pick up at this point, but should still see plenty of playing time in San Francisco.
ReggieReggie is a writer and the co-founder of Baseball Press. He enjoys fantasy baseball and hates when players bunt in baseball.