1. 2014 Fantasy Baseball Outfielder Rankings

    Here’s the first look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ Outfielder Rankings. 1. Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels Mike Trout regressed a little from his .326-129-30-83-49 line, but his ...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 3,109 reads 0 comments

  2. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Ranking the Top 25 First Basemen

    With the top 150 fantasy baseball players all ordered and ranked on the inaugural Big Board , it's time to get into the individual position rankings...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 21,001 reads 27 comments

  3. Fantasy Baseball 2014 Preview: Sleepers, Predictions and Position Rankings

    Spring is coming. As MLB players report to duty in preparation for the 2014 season, fantasy baseball managers also must begin their training...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 23,059 reads 39 comments

  4. 2014 Fantasy Baseball Catcher Rankings

    Here’s the first look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ Catcher Rankings. 1. Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants Buster Posey hit .294 with 61 runs, 15 home runs and 72 RBI...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 2,147 reads 0 comments

  5. Redefining Batted Balls to Predict BABIP

    Today, I will release metrics that will help supplement our understanding of hitter batted-ball tendencies and provide a model to predict a hitter's Batting Average on Balls in Play, or BABIP...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 months ago 216 reads 0 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Ranking the Top 20 Catchers

    With the top 150 fantasy baseball players all ordered and ranked on the inaugural Big Board , it's time to get into the individual position rankings. First up? The catcher spot, which is deeper than owners might expect...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 30,688 reads 26 comments

  7. 2014 Fantasy Baseball Shortstop Rankings

    Here’s the first look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ Shortstop Rankings. 1. Hanley Ramirez, Los Angeles Dodgers Hanley Ramirez was limited to 86 games, but he hit ...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 5 months ago 3,884 reads 0 comments

  8. Fantasy Baseball: Top 10 Buy-Low Options in Your 2014 Draft

    Regardless of the product, no consumer wants to purchase anything at full price. Some can’t afford to pay the regular amount for luxurious items. Some yearn for the thrill of identifying a discount...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 15,804 reads 8 comments

  9. 2014 Fantasy Baseball Third Base Rankings

    Here’s the first look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends Third Base Rankings: 1. Miguel Cabrera, Detroit Tigers (2013 Stats: ...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 6 months ago 2,104 reads 0 comments

  10. Fantasy Baseball 2014: The Pre-Spring Training Top 150 Big Board

    With spring training underway and the fantasy baseball season bearing down, it's time to reveal a special project: w elcome, fantasy friends, to the Big Board...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 18,443 reads 50 comments

  11. 2014 Fantasy Baseball Second Base Rankings

    Here’s the first look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ Second Base Rankings. 1. Robinson Cano, Seattle Mariners Robinson Cano left Yankee Stadium for Safeco , but he is still the premier second baseman in the league...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 6 months ago 2,288 reads 0 comments

  12. 2014 Fantasy Baseball First Base Rankings

    Here's the first look at the 2014 Lester's Legends' First Base Rankings. I’m not including the likes of Buster Posey, Carlos Santana or Joe Mauer, because you're likely using them in your catcher slot...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 6 months ago 1,652 reads 0 comments

  13. Fantasy Baseball Draft Strategy: 2014 Sleepers at Pitcher to Target Late

    The Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks got a head start on MLB spring training and are already busy in the desert...

    Alex Espinoza Written by Alex Espinoza about 6 months ago 21,211 reads 5 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Complete How-to Guide to Spring Training

    The smell of spring training burgeoning is enough to blossom excitement among fantasy baseball managers. Those exhibition games signal the beginning of draft season, but should anyone ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 7,364 reads 7 comments

  15. Fantasy Baseball Sleepers 2014: Ranking the Top 25 Names to Know

    In case you haven't yet opened your eyes to the upcoming—and fast-approaching—fantasy baseball season, it's time to stop hitting the snooze button on your internal alarm clock, wake up and start sleepering...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 53,861 reads 48 comments

  16. Fantasy Baseball 2014: 10 MLB Players Most Likely to Regress This Season

    The Super Bowl just ended. Have you started your fantasy baseball preparation yet? If your answer is no, don't worry: There's help on the way, starting with a look at a batch of players who are coming off fantastic fantasy seasons in 2013...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 22,127 reads 34 comments

  17. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Ideal Draft Strategy, Top Sleepers and Player Rankings

    With MLB spring training set to start in a couple of weeks, it also signals the beginning of a new fantasy baseball season...

    Alex Espinoza Written by Alex Espinoza about 6 months ago 47,801 reads 11 comments

  18. FanGraphs: The Difficulty in Projecting Abreu

    The marriage of scouting and statistics is well past the honeymoon stage in most front offices, but there are times when it's easier than others...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 6 months ago 484 reads 0 comments

  19. Fantasy Baseball: 25 Sleepers Primed to Break Down MLB's Doors in 2014

    Experts and armchair analysts will tell you that fantasy baseball is all about value-based strategy. This value-based strategy will eliminate the need to overpay for certain players ...

    Pete Dymeck Written by Pete Dymeck about 6 months ago 16,132 reads 2 comments

  20. Ten Breakout Players to Watch for 2014

    These are 10 players I like heading into the season, five position players and five pitchers. I'm calling them breakout candidates, although if you're a fantasy player, you already know about them...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 6 months ago 427 reads 0 comments

  21. Twins Top Prospect Says He Can Hit 45-55 HR

    The Minnesota Twins have high hopes for Miguel Sano, who evidently has high expectations of himself as well...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 6 months ago 112 reads 0 comments

  22. Fantasy Baseball: 11 Offseason Acquisitions with Big Values Entering 2014

    Change is always scary, but certain MLB players will revitalize their fantasy baseball stock this season with new surroundings...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 3,711 reads 0 comments

  23. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Likelihood of Encore from Last Year's Breakout Stars

    As important as it is to identify and draft potential breakout performers in fantasy baseball, it's arguably more important to evaluate the breakout performers from the year prior and determine whether they are worth their newly expensive price tags...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 5,769 reads 0 comments

  24. Injury Updates, 2014 Fantasy Impact for MLB's Top Rehabbing Players

    Professional athletes almost always think they can heal from an injury quicker than what a doctor might initially suggest. And they're usually wrong, even if they are allowed to return to game action sooner than anticipated on occasion...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 7 months ago 7,053 reads 4 comments

  25. Fantasy Baseball Player Forecast: Miguel Cabrera

    "'Begin at the beginning,' the King said gravely, 'and go on till you come to the end: then stop.'" - Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland...

    John Otano Written by John Otano about 7 months ago 919 reads 0 comments