1. Daily Notes for June 23, Pitcher Rankings, Batter Ratings, News, Injuries

    The number of games on the docket may be light, but the quality of starters today is strong, as 13 of the 20 options have a Game Score of 50 or more. In salary cap games when there are fewer viable options, locking in a strong starter is recommended...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  2. Week 13 Start/sit Advice, Two-Start Pitchers, Ranks

    On tap: The mathematical midpoint of the 2014 regular season -- also the traditional fantasy baseball season -- arrives near the conclusion of Week 13...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  3. Fantasy Baseball Free Agent Frenzy: O's Gausman Is Rolling

    This week's hot free agent is Marlins SP Andrew Heaney, who is up to 30.8 percent ownership on FOXSports.com after throwing six innings of one-run ball against the Mets in his big-league debut...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 106 reads 0 comments

  4. Fantasy First Pitch for Week 13

    There's nothing like the arrival of a highly-touted prospect to capture the imagination of a Fantasy owner. The Marlins created a loud buzz in the Fantasy community on Monday when they recalled Andrew Heaney, whom MLB...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 18 reads 0 comments

  5. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 13

    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 6 months ago 19,571 reads 2 comments

  6. Mets Tie Season High with 17 Hits, Beat Miami 11-5

    MIAMI -- Daniel Murphy hit a three-run homer and the New York Mets matched a season high with 17 hits Sunday to beat the slumping Miami Marlins 11-5...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 months ago 166 reads 0 comments

  7. Angel Pagan Missing Sixth Straight Game with Back Injury

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 months ago 74 reads 0 comments

  8. Live Scoreboard | FanGraphs Baseball

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  9. By the Numbers: Should These Pitchers Keep the Change?

    The offseason is full of storylines that are long forgotten seemingly moments after the first pitch is delivered on opening day, but we're going to revisit a common offseason theme right here, right now, in the middle of June...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  10. Fantasy Baseball News: Closer Issues for Angels, Bucs

    The saves game is never easy, is it, fantasy owners? Let's start with the Angels, who brought in rookie Cam Bedrosian - not Ernesto Frieri or Joe Smith (who had already pitched the ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 71 reads 0 comments

  11. Fantasy Baseball Hitters to Target Santana, Ortiz, Swisher

    The baseball world lost a great hitter, and by all accounts, an even better human being this week in the passing of Tony Gwynn...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 37 reads 0 comments

  12. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 12'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 6 months ago 12,591 reads 23 comments

  13. Wheeler out-pitches Heaney as Mets nip Marlins

    Marlins' fans could come away from Andrew Heaney's major league debut Thursday feeling good about the team's future rotation. The same could be said for Mets' fans after watching Zack Wheeler, himself a touted prospect...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 52 reads 0 comments

  14. Top Prospect Heaney Allows Just 1 ER in Debut

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  15. Cockcroft: Pitchers Likely to Face Innings Cap

    Andrew Heaney was promoted by the Miami Marlins on Monday, is set to make his major league debut on Thursday and is a virtual certainty to be the most-added player in fantasy leagues this week...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 88 reads 0 comments

  16. Waiver Wire: The Butler Did It

    Coming into the season, I was definitely in the camp that Royals DH Billy Butler was an overlooked option in Fantasy leagues.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 178 reads 0 comments

  17. Fantasy Baseball Studs and Duds of Week 11 in 2014

    Andrew McCutchen, PIT Last week: 12-25 (.480), 3 HR, 10 RBI, and 2 SB Forget about his 11-game hitting streak, McCutchen is currently sporting an eight-game multi-hit streak. This June, Cutch is a machine-like 24-57 (...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 39 reads 0 comments

  18. Fantasy Baseball Closer Depth Charts: Latest on Cubs, Giants, Rays

    With Hector Rondon (elbow) unavailable Saturday, Neil Ramirez picked up the Chicago Cubs' save. With Rondon reportedly ready Sunday, Ramirez picked up another...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  19. Gerrit Cole Showing Progress, Pirates Hope 100 MPH Ace Returns Quickly

    Now that we've dismissed the i dea of pitch cost in the abstract, can we soon do the same with velocity cost? With the outbreak of arm surgeries, many, including some sharp knives ...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 6 months ago 2,332 reads 0 comments

  20. Bryce Harper Making Progress after Thumb Surgery, Back to Nationals Soon

    Bryce Harper is making progress. Nationals fans should be paying attention to Josh Hamilton, who's had a relatively simple return from his similar thumb surgery...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 6 months ago 2,916 reads 1 comments

  21. Live Lineups, Updating Scoreboard from Around MLB

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  22. Fantasy First Pitch for Week 12

    Youth is well-represented among the borderline two-start candidates for Fantasy Week 12 (June 16-22). Trevor Bauer, Jake Odorizzi, Marcus Stroman, Drew Pomeranz and Rubby De La Rosa may not be proven, but each is brimming with upside...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 46 reads 0 comments

  23. Fantasy Baseball Free Agent Frenzy: Yanks' Whitley Keeps Rolling

    Last week, Twins' catcher Josmil Pinto was recommended here. On Wednesday, Pinto got sent to the minors, because why would anyone want a catcher who might hit 20 home runs? Sigh.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 39 reads 0 comments

  24. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 12

    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 6 months ago 19,246 reads 15 comments

  25. Fantasy Baseball: Week 12 Start 'Em or Sit 'Em Breakdown

    Fantasy baseball managers are constantly tasked with weighing past success with present-day reality and future expectations. An incorrect calculation can force owners to hang on to an old favorite for too long...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 5,431 reads 0 comments