1. Braves' Freeman Bruises Thumb After Hit by Ball

    Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman left Sunday's against the New York Yankees due to a bruised left thumb. Freeman says he took a hard hit ball off the hand while playing defense...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 months ago 93 reads 0 comments

  2. 10 Under-the-Radar Relievers You Need to Target

    When the big-name closers come off the board there are still relievers that can be useful for fantasy teams. Maybe they have an outside shot of taking over the closer position. Maybe they are a starter with relief-pitcher eligibility...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 11,318 reads 7 comments

  3. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Mid-Spring Training Top 150 Big Board

    With spring training about halfway over (yay!) and your fantasy baseball draft getting ever closer if you haven't had it yet (double-yay!), it's time to update the Big Board again...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 22,470 reads 8 comments

  4. Fantasy Baseball: Why You Should Reach for Jose Fernandez in Your Draft

    Let's flash back one year. After only 11 starts in Double-A, the Marlins announce that a 20-year-old named Jose Fernandez will break camp with the big league squad...

    Matt Appel Written by Matt Appel about 5 months ago 2,524 reads 3 comments

  5. 2014 Fantasy Baseball NL-Only Starting Pitcher Rankings

    Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ Starting Pitcher Rankings for NL-only fantasy baseball leagues: 1. Clayton Kershaw , Los Angeles Dodgers Clayton Kershaw is 51-23 over the past three years with a 2...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 1,835 reads 0 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball: Top Prospects Who Are Better, Worse in Fantasy Than Reality

    Fantasy baseball is a made-up game that takes into account the real-life performances of players on the field. Just because fantasy is based on reality, though, doesn't mean the two always line up just so—especially when it comes to prospects...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 12,023 reads 5 comments

  7. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Jason Catania's 'Do Not Draft' List to Avoid Busts

    Everyone, they say, has a price. That's especially applicable in fantasy baseball, where players are picked in drafts and paid for in auctions at certain prices—costs that are ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 47,858 reads 70 comments

  8. 2014 Fantasy Baseball AL-Only Starting Pitcher Rankings

    Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ starting pitcher rankings for AL-only fantasy baseball leagues. 1. Yu Darvish , Texas Rangers Yu Darvish went 13-9 with a 2...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 2,276 reads 1 comments

  9. Royals' Top Prospect Ventura K's 6 in 4.1 IP

    PHOENIX -- Yordano Ventura was praised after another spring pitching gem against the A's for "not trying to throw 110 mph," by Royals catcher Salvador Perez...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 5 months ago 310 reads 0 comments

  10. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Full 12-Team, 25-Round Mock Draft, Version 2.0

    Practice makes perfect —e ven when it doesn't really count. With fantasy baseball drafts underway everywhere in recent weeks, it's important to prepare for the big day...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 56,291 reads 37 comments

  11. 2014 Fantasy Baseball NL-Only Outfielder Rankings

    Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ outfielder rankings for NL-only fantasy baseball leagues. 1...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 1,024 reads 0 comments

  12. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Highlighting Sleepers Worthy of a Late Selection

    The 2014 fantasy baseball season is here, as spring training continues and we get ever so closer to Opening Day. As fantasy drafts approach, it's important to know crucial players to grab in late rounds of drafts...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 5 months ago 13,163 reads 1 comments

  13. Why You Should Reach for Prince Fielder in Your Fantasy Baseball Draft

    Texas Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder had a down year with the Detroit Tigers in 2013. Regardless, he was still one of the most productive first basemen in baseball. Many players would settle for a ...

    Michael Mandelkern Written by Michael Mandelkern about 5 months ago 2,088 reads 4 comments

  14. Should the Atlanta Braves Be Panicking About Recent Pitching Injuries?

    There is no such thing as a five-man rotation anymore. Looking around the league, teams are planning ahead for injuries to their pitchers to determine how deep they can go, packing ...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 5 months ago 12,871 reads 54 comments

  15. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Updating Top 25 Sleepers to Grab in Drafts

    Imagine this scenario: You're in the final few rounds of your fantasy baseball draft trying to target a few end-gamers to fill out your roster and/or bench who just might turn into ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 74,333 reads 17 comments

  16. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Top Draft Strategy and Expert Consensus Player Rankings

    The deeper we move into March, the more panic starts to set in for baseball fans all over the world. This hysteria is caused, of course, by the plotting and planning for fantasy drafts that are starting...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 27,296 reads 7 comments

  17. 2014 Fantasy Baseball AL-Only Outfielder Rankings

    Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ Outfielder Rankings for AL-only fantasy baseball leagues. 1. Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels Mike Trout regressed a little from his ...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 1,098 reads 0 comments

  18. 10 Keys to Remember in Your Fantasy Baseball Keeper League Drafts

    We are approaching the early stages of the fantasy baseball draft season. Here are some pointers to keep in mind for a successful draft day. 1...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 4,447 reads 2 comments

  19. MLB Players Whose Fantasy Stocks Are Soaring in Spring Training

    The exhibition season might only be two weeks old, but on-field performance and injuries have already provided a shakeup among fantasy rankings at multiple positions heading into the regular season...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 5 months ago 14,338 reads 4 comments

  20. 2014 Fantasy Baseball NL-Only Catcher Rankings

    Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ Catcher Rankings for NL-only fantasy baseball leagues. 1. Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants Buster Posey hit .294 with 61 runs, 15 home runs and 72 RBI in 2013...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 1,001 reads 0 comments

  21. Fantasy Baseball Cheat Sheets

    Whether you've been preparing for weeks or are scrambling at the last minute, everybody needs the great draft equalizer that is the cheat sheet.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 1,805 reads 0 comments

  22. 2014 Fantasy Baseball AL-Only Catcher Rankings

    Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ catcher rankings for AL-only fantasy baseball leagues. 1. Joe Mauer, Minnesota Twins Joe Mauer has catcher eligibility, but moving away from the position should keep him fresher...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 1,296 reads 0 comments

  23. 2014 Fantasy Baseball NL-Only Shortstop Rankings

    Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ shortstop rankings for NL-only fantasy baseball leagues. 1. Hanley Ramirez, Los Angeles Dodgers Hanley Ramirez was limited to 86 games, but he hit ...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 1,469 reads 0 comments

  24. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Ranking the Top 45 Relief Pitchers

    With the top-150 fantasy baseball players all re-ordered and re-ranked on the latest Big Board , it's time to wrap up the rolling out of individual position rankings...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 32,347 reads 18 comments

  25. 2014 Fantasy Baseball AL-Only Shortstop Rankings

    Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ shortstop rankings for AL-only fantasy baseball leagues. 1. Jose Reyes, Toronto Blue Jays Jose Reyes was limited to 96 games, but he hit ...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 1,157 reads 0 comments