1. Fantasy Baseball News: Is Aroldis Chapman Ready or Not?

    Remember when I wrote here yesterday that all Aroldis Chapman had to do to be activated this weekend was get through his Wednesday rehab outing healthy? That might still be the case, ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 48 reads 0 comments

  2. Prospects Report: Second Chance for Wong

    With Brian Dozier, Anthony Rendon and Dee Gordon joining last year's additions of Matt Carpenter, Daniel Murphy and Jedd Gyorko in Fantasy prominence, second base has become second only (and fittingly) to first base in terms of depth...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  3. Cockcroft: 2014 Rankings Update -- Tulowitzki's Hot Start

    On-pace numbers are effectively meaningless in fantasy baseball analysis. But that doesn't mean they aren't fun.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 56 reads 0 comments

  4. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 6's Buy-Low, Sell-High Trade Advice

    What good is talent to a fantasy owner who lacks timing? Fantasy baseball — just like the real thing — is a game of skill, luck and timing. That last trait, in particular, comes in handy in regard to getting value in the trading game...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 12,549 reads 29 comments

  5. 5 Fantasy Baseball Prospects You Need to Add to Your Roster as Soon as Possible

    Every person playing fantasy baseball should be looking for a way to get an edge over his opponents, and one of the best ways to do so is by stashing prospects on your bench. When looking for a prospect to add to your team, you have to pick carefully..

    Sean Cunningham Written by Sean Cunningham about 8 months ago 22,723 reads 9 comments

  6. Cockcroft: Potential Buy-Low Candidates

    It sounds so simple: Identify a top-shelf player off to a struggling start, persuade his owner to trade him to you at a deep discount, then reap the rewards when his rest-of-year numbers return close to or at past levels...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 254 reads 0 comments

  7. Fantasy Baseball Studs and Duds of Week 5 in 2014

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 114 reads 0 comments

  8. Waiver Wire: Feeling Salty

    I might be in the minority, but I'm fine with Cubs manager Rick Renteria not anointing Hector Rondon his full-time closer.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 54 reads 0 comments

  9. Live Scoreboard, Updating Lineups Throughout MLB

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 25 reads 0 comments

  10. Fantasy Baseball: 8 'No-Names' Who Are Still Being Highly Undervalued

    It's no secret that star players win fantasy leagues, which is why they deservedly get most of the pub and love in columns. But owners, especially those in deeper formats, should find a special place in their hearts for the no-names, too...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 10,862 reads 4 comments

  11. Hyun-Jin Ryu Just Latest Dodger Pitcher to Head to DL with Arm Problem

    Just as Clayton Kershaw is coming off the disabled list, Hyun -Jin Ryu is heading onto the disabled list with a shoulder injury. The Los Angeles Dodgers swap their No. 3 pitcher for their No...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 8 months ago 1,760 reads 0 comments

  12. Michael Bourn Hamstring Injury Could Mean Big Trouble for Indians

    Michael Bourn could be headed back to the disabled list after starting the season there. His repaired left hamstring is acting up again, a big problem so closely after surgery...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 8 months ago 1,585 reads 1 comments

  13. Cut Forces Matt Cain to DL, but Don't Expect Much Time Off from Giants

    Missing any time is frustrating to Matt Cain , but the San Francisco Giants are making good use of a little understood MLB rule in order to minimize that lost time...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 8 months ago 1,775 reads 5 comments

  14. Live Scoreboard, Updating Lineups Around MLB

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  15. Jay Bruce Knee Surgery Will Cost Reds Outfielder 1 Month or More

    The Cincinnati Reds will be without Jay Bruce for the next three-to-four weeks after they announced on Twitter that their right fielder would need knee surgery. The surgery, called a meniscectomy , removed the damaged part of his meniscus.

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 8 months ago 3,344 reads 8 comments

  16. Week Ahead: Max Power

    Fresh off winning the American League Cy Young Award in 2013, Max Scherzer hasn't missed a beat. In his first six starts for the Tigers this year, the right-hander is 3-1 with a 2.08 ERA and a remarkable 51/11 K/BB ratio in 39 innings...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 26 reads 0 comments

  17. May Top 300 Overall

    It's time for the May rankings update. As always, players are ranked based on how I believe they'll perform in 5x5 scoring over the rest of the season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 51 reads 0 comments

  18. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 6

    A new week, another batch of waiver-wire additions, just the way you like 'em: hot and fresh out of the oven...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 19,242 reads 4 comments

  19. Fantasy Baseball: Week 6 Start 'Em or Sit 'Em Breakdown

    Don't let the optimists bring your negativity down. Every prudent fantasy baseball manager needs to express some cynicism every now and then to succeed. Last week taught me an important lesson: Skepticism is a valuable thing...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 4,696 reads 0 comments

  20. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Updating the Top 150 Big Board, Week 5

    With the 2014 baseball season going full tilt, the fantasy version of the sport needs all kinds of attention. Like, every-week attention—lest we fickle owners get frustrated and cranky, and that just isn't good for anyone...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 11,274 reads 43 comments

  21. Phillies Scratch Cole Hamels from Sunday's Start with the Flu

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 8 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  22. Rockies Ace Jhoulys Chacin to Make Season Debut Sunday vs. NYM

    #Rockies Mgr. Walt Weiss announces that RHP Jhoulys Chacin @Jhoulys45 is scheduled to start for the Rox on Sunday vs...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 8 months ago 423 reads 0 comments

  23. Live Scoreboard, Lineups Around MLB

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  24. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 5 Buy-Low, Sell-High Trade Advice

    What good is talent to a fantasy owner who lacks timing? Fantasy baseball — just like the real thing — is a game of skill, luck and timing. That last trait, in particular, comes in handy in regards to getting value in the trading game...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 18,344 reads 26 comments

  25. Wilin Rosario Returns to Rockies' Lineup After Hand Injury

    Wilin Rosario hasn't played since Saturday due to left hand soreness, but he's back in the starting lineup for tonight's game against the Mets. He'll bat sixth and catch right-hander Wilin Rosario...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 8 months ago 29 reads 0 comments