1. ESPN: Good Hitters Who Are off to Bad Starts

    Bad offense (or great pitching, if you prefer) has been a recurrent theme in the first two months of the 2015 MLB season...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 24 reads 0 comments

  2. Cubs' Russell Gets 1st MLB Start at SS Saturday

    WASHINGTON D.C. – Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro is getting his first day off of the season on Saturday as rookie Addison Russell will take his place in the field...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 96 reads 0 comments

  3. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: Best DraftKings MLB Pitcher Picks for June 6

    Whether you plan to spend a lot of money on pitching or you want to look for the bargains, you can't win in daily fantasy baseball unless you get a lot of value from your pitchers...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 2,578 reads 0 comments

  4. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: Best MLB Position Player Picks for June 6

    On a day dominated by pitching, daily fantasy baseball players will distinguish themselves by picking profitable hitters on DraftKings . It doesn't take a DFS genius to play Clayton Kershaw , Felix Hernandez, Madison Bumgarner or David Price...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 4,313 reads 0 comments

  5. FanGraphs: Curious Case of the Elite Fantasy SS

    This was not the plan. With Troy Tulowitzki, Hanley Ramirez and Jose Reyes among the top group, shortstop was always at the mercy of injuries...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 15 reads 0 comments

  6. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: MLB FanDuel Ideal Lineup for June 5

    If you jumped on our FanDuel train yesterday, you were in the 80th percentile or better (in most June 4 daily leagues) with 36.75 points. Our best offensive performers were Dustin Pedroia and Joey Butler, who combined for 15...

    Richard Santamaria Written by Richard Santamaria about 1 month ago 2,059 reads 0 comments

  7. Fantasy Baseball 2015: Week 9's Buy-Low, Sell-High Trade Advice

    As they enjoy the success or lament the failure of their players, fantasy baseball owners must put the past into proper prospective and look ahead to what they'll do in the future...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 13,436 reads 25 comments

  8. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: Best MLB Position Player Picks for June 5

    Don't start the weekend just yet. Before going off on any trips or making any plans for Friday night, be sure to set your DraftKings lineup to dominate a wealth of fantasy games...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 1 month ago 5,775 reads 0 comments

  9. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: Best DraftKings MLB Pitcher Picks for June 5

    Pickings are rather slim when it comes to pitchers for Friday's DraftKings contests. The aces will be in the dugouts, but you still have two pitcher spots to fill in your lineup...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 3,110 reads 0 comments

  10. Week 9 Closer Stock Watch

    Greg Holland has been arguably the best reliever in baseball over the last five years, but even he isn't invincible, as the numbers above show...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  11. By the Numbers: A Hard Look at Underachieving Hitters

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 13 reads 0 comments

  12. Prospects Report: Stashing Some Demoted Prospects

    When the Cubs demoted Javier Baez at the end of spring training because of the same contact issues that contributed to his .169 batting average as a rookie last year, he looked like he'd have a long road back...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  13. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: MLB FanDuel Ideal Lineup for June 4

    It's time to double up and start a new winning streak at FanDuel. Despite having a capable lineup, we were still able to land a stud pitcher...

    Richard Santamaria Written by Richard Santamaria about 2 months ago 3,129 reads 0 comments

  14. Fantasy Implications of the Mark Trumbo Trade - RotoExperts

    The reeling Seattle Mariners, who've lost six of their last seven games and struggled to produce any kind of consistent offense, pulled off a six player swap with the Arizona Diamondbacks to acquire right-handed power hitter Mark Trumbo...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  15. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: MLB DraftKings Ideal Lineup Picks for June 4

    As usual, Thursday is slower than normal across MLB with only 20 teams in action. There are also three afternoon games on the docket, further shrinking the talent pool in most DraftKings daily fantasy contests...

    Mark Vandeusen Written by Mark Vandeusen about 2 months ago 4,955 reads 0 comments

  16. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: Best MLB Pitcher Stats, Picks for June 4

    The start of a new month has already brought some surprises with fantasy pitchers on DraftKings . There have been massive outings (holy hell, Chris Archer!) and disappointments (what happened, Max Scherzer ?) before the first weekend even starts..

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 2,394 reads 0 comments

  17. Updated Top 250 Fantasy Baseball Rankings

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  18. Closing Time: Joey Gallo goes off, now what?

    On the schedule, it was listed as an American League baseball game. On the field, it played out as the Joey Gallo Breakout Party...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  19. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: Best MLB DFS DraftKings Lineup for June 3

    Wednesday afternoon's MLB DraftKings contest is going to be very offensive. Not inappropriate—unless, of course, you're a pitcher—but filled with solid performances from hot hitters with favorable matchups ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 2 months ago 4,819 reads 1 comments

  20. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: MLB FanDuel Ideal Lineup for June 3

    UPDATE: Hanley Ramirez will not play in the second game of Boston's double-header. We will substitute him with the Dodgers' Alexander Guerrero...

    Richard Santamaria Written by Richard Santamaria about 2 months ago 1,714 reads 0 comments

  21. Waiver Wire: Calling on Young Pitchers

    With how often pitchers are going down with injuries these days, identifying young arms with upside who could help you out could be the difference between a middle-of-the-road pitching staff and one that pushes you to a championship...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  22. Today's Lineups All Around MLB

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 41 reads 0 comments

  23. Why A.J. Burnett's Early-Season Success Isn't a Fluke

    Tonight in San Francisco, A.J. Burnett takes the mound for the Pittsburgh Pirates. At 38 years young, Burnett enters his 11th start of the season with a 1.81 ERA, 2.69 FIP, and a nERD of 2...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  24. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: Best DraftKings MLB Pitcher Picks for June 2

    For fans playing DraftKings ' daily fantasy baseball on Tuesday, there are a number of excellent starting pitcher possibilities. The trick, obviously, is getting the most bang for your buck...

    Mark Vandeusen Written by Mark Vandeusen about 2 months ago 4,014 reads 0 comments

  25. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: MLB DraftKings Strategy, Primer for June 2

    A deep list of top pitching options gives daily fantasy baseball competitors plenty of choices for Tuesday's contests...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 3,351 reads 0 comments