1. Pitching by the Numbers: Offenses in the Stream

    Since we know that offenses/hitters generally control outcomes, it's important especially when streaming pitchers to pick the most favorable matchups. Most of the time, that's more important than picking the right pitcher...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  2. Prospects Report: Oscar in the Cards?

    If stashing prospects ahead of time is even a remotely viable strategy in your league, you're well aware of Gregory Polanco by now. You either own him yourself or were disappointed to find out someone else does...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 66 reads 0 comments

  3. Fantasy Baseball: Cockcroft's Updated Top 250

    Do yourself a favor: Open a new browser window, scroll to your fantasy baseball team (or, preferably, fantasy baseball teams), and count up your number of currently-DL'ed players. Don't worry, I'll wait...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  4. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 8'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 in regard to getting value in the trading game...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 14,307 reads 19 comments

  5. Waiver Wire: Which Starters Should You Prioritize?

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 85 reads 0 comments

  6. Longoria and Wright Not Pulling with Power

    Every Monday, I tweet out a series of hard-hit ball leaderboards, ones that tell you how often players and teams are hitting a ball hard, and how often they're getting hits when they hit the ball hard...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  7. Cockcroft: Potential sell-high candidates

    If you know me, you know my affinity for garage sales. But this summer, instead of my usual garage sale plundering quests, I'm reversing the trend...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 120 reads 0 comments

  8. Washington Nationals Lose Another Player as Gio Gonzalez Sidelined by Shoulder

    The Washington Nationals have lost Gio Gonzalez for the next few weeks. The Cy Young contender has what the Nationals are calling soreness and inflammation in his pitching ...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 3 months ago 1,910 reads 0 comments

  9. Lineups, Live Scoreboard from Around MLB

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  10. Matt Harvey's Return Timeline from Elbow Surgery Puts Mets in Tough Position

    Rehab timelines aren't very flexible. Physical therapists work through a protocol and when an athlete can do all the necessary tasks, they move on to the next one. If they can't, they repeat...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 3 months ago 4,928 reads 4 comments

  11. What New Timeline for Knee Problem Means for CC Sabathia, Yankees

    Joel Sherman of the New York Post had the news today that New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia would be out until July . Sabathia had inflammation of his knee that required a draining, but a trip to see Dr...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 3 months ago 7,212 reads 10 comments

  12. Fantasy First Pitch for Week 8

    This week's two-start pitchers run the gamut from Madison (Bumgarner) to Franklin (Morales), but there are enough quality options who are likely to be available either on your bench or waivers that you could revolutionize your rotation...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 52 reads 0 comments

  13. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top-10 Pickups for Week 8

    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 3 months ago 21,223 reads 15 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball: Week 8 Start 'Em or Sit 'Em Breakdown

    Matchups mean everything when managing a fantasy baseball squad. An owner who blindly fills out a lineup will not get far during the draining baseball season. The successful managers won't assume that past results will carry over through the season...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 6,379 reads 2 comments

  15. Jose Abreu's Ankle Injury a Red Flag but Manageable for White Sox Medical Staff

    To understand why Jose Abreu's ankle injury is so serious for the White Sox , you need context. Having someone explain posterior tibial tendinitis is nice, but if you don't ...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 3 months ago 18,481 reads 21 comments

  16. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Updating the Top 150 Big Board, Week 7

    With the 2014 baseball season going full tilt, the fantasy version of the sport needs all kinds of attention. Like, every-week attention—lest we fickle owners get frustrated and cranky, and that just isn't good for anyone...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 4,872 reads 10 comments

  17. Tigers to Activate Anibal Sanchez (Finger) to Start Tonight

    Prior to tonight's game, the Tigers will activate righthanded pitcher Anibal Sanchez from the 15-day disabled list...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  18. Live Scoreboard | FanGraphs Baseball

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  19. Brewers Scratch CF Carlos Gomez Due to Back Tightness

    CF Carlos Gomez scratched (low back tightness). Herrera now leading off. Schafer now in the lineup in CF, batting 7th. Segura now bats 6th...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 344 reads 0 comments

  20. Carlos Gomez, Ryan Braun Return to the Lineup Today

    Chicago – The Milwaukee Brewers move much closer to full strength for their game with the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field with the return of both centerfielder Carlos Gomez and rightfielder Ryan Braun...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 184 reads 0 comments

  21. Joey Votto Quad Strain Will Challenge Reds, Raises Questions About His Health

    The news came from Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports . Joey Votto , the Cincinnati Reds star first baseman, stayed in Cincinnati for an MRI and a consultation with team physician Dr...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 3 months ago 4,181 reads 4 comments

  22. Chad Qualls to Close Games for Astros Moving Forward

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 58 reads 0 comments

  23. Fantasy Baseball: A 'Community' Themed Guide to the 2014 Season

    The darkest timeline has arrived with Community reaching its inevitable end after five incredibly bizarre seasons of television...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 917 reads 2 comments

  24. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 7'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 in regard to getting value in the trading game...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 15,177 reads 52 comments

  25. Tim Hudson to Skip Friday's Start Due to Hip Strain

    #SFGiants to skip Tim Hudson tomorrow due to a hip strain. RHP Yusmeiro Petit will start in his place tomorrow night...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 196 reads 0 comments