1. Josh Donaldson, Dayan Viciedo and Kole Calhoun Are Must-Starts

    Younger players leave fantasy owners plenty of opportunity to be wrong in their assessments. After a strong 2013 campaign that saw the Athletics' Josh Donaldson hit 24 home runs while driving in 93 runs, 2014 could easily have gone one of two ways...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 216 reads 0 comments

  2. Cockcroft: Updated Top 250 Keeper Rankings

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  3. Pitchers to Target for the 2nd Half

    Jeff Samardzija, Athletics: When the A's acquired Samardzija last weekend, it appeared to be nothing but a positive for the ex-Cub...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 55 reads 0 comments

  4. Hitters to Target for the 2nd-Half

    Matt Adams, 1B, Cardinals: Most anyone with a platform to predict such things predicted 30-plus homers for Adams in 2014, which makes the 10 he has heading into the break (or at least the final weekend before the break) a bit of a letdown...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  5. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 All-Star Break Pickups for Second Half

    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 7 months ago 19,305 reads 17 comments

  6. Trumbo Not Starting vs. SF; Springer Returns to Action

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  7. Cockcroft: Updated Top 250 Rankings

    You hear the phrase "small sample size" bandied about in fantasy baseball analysis, and such a comment often inspires a retort: Just how large must a sample be before it can no longer ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  8. Fantasy Baseball Studs and Duds for Week 14 in 2014

    One day, two games, two home runs. That was Coghlan's Tuesday. For a player who is only owned in 1.3 percent of FOXSports.com leagues, he's had a tremendous seven days. In the leadoff spot for the Cubs, Coghlan has scored 10 runs and also swiped one base.

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  9. RotoWire's Rest of Season Fantasy Baseball Stat Projections

    Look at any site's projections and you're going to find some that were wildly off in either direction and several that were nearly spot-on...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 12 reads 0 comments

  10. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 15'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 with regard to getting value in the trading game...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 10,436 reads 13 comments

  11. MLB Players, Prospects with Most Fantasy Value to Gain at 2014 Trade Deadline

    For Major League Baseball teams, the annual trade deadline is a battle between the present and future for executives, managers and players...

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  12. Fantasy Lineups for July 10th 2014

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  13. Blue Jays DH Adam Lind to Miss 6-8 Weeks with Foot Fracture

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  14. Brett Gardner out Wednesday with Lower Abdominal Strain

    As first relayed by MLB.com's Bryan Hoch, left fielder Brett Gardner is out of the Yankees' starting lineup on Wednesday night against the Indians due to a lower abdominal strain...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 months ago 108 reads 0 comments

  15. Week 15 Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Options

    If you had to choose, would you rather want Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman or Orioles starting pitcher Kevin Gausman on your Fantasy Baseball roster? That's a topic discussed in this week's Waiver Wire column...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 317 reads 0 comments

  16. Examining Surprising Numbers from the First Half of the 2014 MLB Season

    Baseball is infamous for producing eccentric numbers, and not just of the “Chris Davis is the first person to hit three home runs on his birthday after a rain delay on a full moon” variety...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 66 reads 0 comments

  17. Notes for July 9, Pitcher Rankings, Batter Ratings, News, Injuries, Next Level

    Wednesday's MLB schedule is absolutely loaded with aces, as 13 pitchers are owned in at least 74 percent of ESPN.com fantasy leagues (Zack Greinke, Max Scherzer, C.J...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 3 reads 0 comments

  18. deGrom Leads Mets Past Braves 8-3 with 11 Ks

    Jacob deGrom pitched the best game of his young career as the Mets won their third game in a row and fourth out of their last five...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 months ago 3,354 reads 0 comments

  19. Live Scoreboard | FanGraphs Baseball

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  20. Lineup Cards for July 7th

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  21. Brady Aiken's Injury Doesn't Ruin Pitcher's Huge Upside

    It seems like quite the roller coaster, going from the No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 MLB draft to being told that your pitching elbow didn 't pass the team's physical...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 7 months ago 9,046 reads 4 comments

  22. Fantasy First Pitch for Week 15

    At the end of Fantasy Week 15 (July 7-13), all 30 major league teams will get to enjoy a nice four-day break, but until then, every team will be hard at work...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 30 reads 0 comments

  23. Cockcroft: Updated top 250

    Entering Wednesday's play, he shared the major league leads in both home runs (26) and RBIs (67) with Nelson Cruz, and he has done so despite missing 14 games in late May due to posterior tibial tendinitis in his left ankle...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  24. Week 15 Start/sit Advice, Two-Start Pitchers, Ranks

    On tap: Major League Baseball's traditional first half -- different from its mathematical first half, which arrived on June 30 -- concludes with a busy Week 15, as 22 of the 30 teams play at least seven games...

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

  25. Free Agent Frenzy: Time to Stash Holland

    Aren't you glad we recommended Astros SS Jonathan Villar here last week, just before he got sent to the minors? Some real-life baseball people just don't appreciate bad hitters who put up solid fantasy power/speed numbers...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 57 reads 0 comments