1. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Draft Values of Spring Training's Top 10 Breakout Stars

    A breakout in spring training is different from a breakout in the regular season. Except when it's not. Sometimes, in fact, a player's promising performance during the games that don't ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 12,682 reads 7 comments

  2. Should the Dodgers Be Scared of $215 Million Ace Clayton Kershaw's Back?

    Clayton Kershaw became the highest-paid pitcher in the game this offseason, in large part because he's been durable and dominant. Unfortunately, even he's not immune to the stresses of pitching...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 7 months ago 11,278 reads 12 comments

  3. Greinke to Start Tuesday for Dodgers

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  4. Justin Verlander Wraps Up Scoreless Spring with Six Shutout Innings

    Spring training numbers are not indicative of what is to come in the regular season. For example, Justin Verlander is bound to give up a run sometime in 2014...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 7 months ago 1,116 reads 0 comments

  5. Fantasy Baseball Draft Strategy: Key Tips for Selecting Championship Roster

    Fantasy baseball is different from other fantasy sports because the season is so long. Over the course of 162 games, an owner must remain active in order to fill voids that arise ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 8,131 reads 2 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Deep Sleepers to Grab at the End of Your Draft

    While not everyone has the patience to stick around for an entire fantasy baseball draft, the final few rounds are what truly separates the champions from the rest of the league...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 9,471 reads 3 comments

  7. Fantasy Baseball 2014: B/R Experts' Final 25-Round Mock Draft, Version 3.0

    The title indicates that this article features another mock draft — but this time, it counts. That's because your friendly, neighborhood Bleacher Report MLB writers and editors ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 27,652 reads 41 comments

  8. How Lingering Neck Injury Could Impact Yu Darvish Early in 2014

    Yu Darvish has been great since joining the Texas Rangers , but a neck injury has forced the team to bench its ace, according to MLB.com . Darvish has a sore neck and is heading back to Dallas for more tests...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 7 months ago 7,345 reads 12 comments

  9. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Position-by-Position Rankings

    Over the past several weeks , the 2014 fantasy baseball rankings have been rolling out here at Bleacher Report, culminating in the latest, most up-to-date Big Board , which covers the top 150 players heading into the 2014 season...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 25,566 reads 46 comments

  10. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Rookie Sleepers to Target in Late Rounds on Draft Day

    Winning your fantasy baseball league is all about making the most of your picks in the final rounds of the draft. Getting value out of those picks can prove to be difficult...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 7 months ago 15,876 reads 8 comments

  11. Fantasy Baseball Sleepers: Ranking the Top 20 Last-Minute Names to Know

    Fantasy baseball leagues can be lost in the early rounds, but the rightful champion will make his or her mark by stealing sleepers late in the draft. The term "sleeper" draws different definitions depending on whom you ask...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 20,664 reads 12 comments

  12. Breaking Down the Fantasy Fallout of the Dodgers-Diamondbacks Series

    The 2014 Major League Baseball season is under way as the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks squared off down under in Australia. Here's a look at some early fantasy performances...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 7 months ago 1,018 reads 0 comments

  13. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Ranking Final Preseason Top 150 Big Board

    With spring training just about over for most teams (yay!), the 2014 regular season already underway in Australia for the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks (double-yay!!), ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 29,744 reads 30 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball Draft Strategy 2014: How to Build the Perfect Team

    They say nobody is perfect, but that shouldn't stop fantasy baseball managers from trying. Technically speaking, the "perfect" fantasy squad would lead the league in every category or shut out every head-to-head opponent...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 24,309 reads 11 comments

  15. Fantasy Baseball Sleepers 2014: Breakout Candidates at Every Position

    In fantasy baseball, breakouts happen every year, but not every breakout is created equal. That is to say that they come in different shapes, sizes and scopes...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 70,696 reads 8 comments

  16. Under the Knife: More Spring Training Injuries

    The story this week has been pitching injuries, but while the outbreak of Tommy John across the league got headlines, it's not unusual. Tommy John surgery is happening more and more...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 7 months ago 2,802 reads 3 comments

  17. Predicting the Leader for Every Main 2014 Fantasy Baseball Stat Category

    As we inch closer to Major League Baseball’s Opening Day , the excitement builds. You have likely already drafted or it’s in your immediate future. Every team in the league is tied for first...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 7 months ago 7,039 reads 1 comments

  18. Top 5 Arizona Diamondbacks to Target for Your 2014 Fantasy Team

    With the 2014 baseball season about to kick off, everybody is getting ready to draft their fantasy baseball teams...

    Trey Warren Written by Trey Warren about 7 months ago 4,325 reads 4 comments

  19. Cockcroft: Bleagh Players

    Everyone has likes, and everyone has dislikes. For me, the latter list includes wins (as a Rotisserie category), mid-March games overseas that make fantasy draft planning more challenging and, as I constantly remind, that ballpark staple, hot dogs...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  20. 2014 Fantasy Baseball NL-Only Closer Rankings

    Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ closer rankings for NL-only fantasy baseball leagues. 1. Craig Kimbrel , Atlanta Braves Craig Kimbrel had 50 saves last year while posting a 1...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 7 months ago 4,153 reads 1 comments

  21. The 10 Most Overvalued Fantasy Baseball Players Entering 2014

    Fantasy baseball drafts are in full swing. The season is full of promise for all fantasy baseball hopefuls. There are some players along the way that won’t provide the fantasy value of their current draft position...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 7 months ago 6,828 reads 3 comments

  22. Cockcroft: Tristan's 20 Best Values

    When I say "it's all about value," there is one critical variable you need consider: "Value" is always relative.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 301 reads 0 comments

  23. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Ranking the Top 25 Prospects to Target for 2014

    Before we embark on the endeavor of ranking the top 25 fantasy prospects to target for the 2014 season, let's get one thing straight up-front: This is based on potential and projected impact for the 2014 season—and the 2014 season alone...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 57,344 reads 18 comments

  24. 2014 Fantasy Baseball AL-Only Closer Rankings

    Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ closer rankings for AL-only fantasy baseball leagues. 1. Koji Uehara , Boston Red Sox Koji Uehara was nearly flawless during the Red Sox’s World Series run...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 7 months ago 3,483 reads 1 comments

  25. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Why You Should Reach for Manny Machado in Your Draft

    The last memory baseball fans have of the Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado is him writhing in pain after twisting his knee running out a play at first base...

    Kendall Baker Written by Kendall Baker about 7 months ago 5,058 reads 2 comments