1. 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 20 days ago 69 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 20 days ago 30 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 20 days ago 12,217 reads 23 comments

  4. 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 20 days ago 44 reads 0 comments

  5. Top Prospect Heaney Allows Just 1 ER in Debut

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  6. 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 22 days ago 78 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 22 days ago 169 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 22 days ago 32 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 22 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 22 days ago 1,981 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 22 days ago 2,701 reads 1 comments

  12. Live Lineups, Updating Scoreboard from Around MLB

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 24 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  14. 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 24 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 24 days ago 18,846 reads 15 comments

  16. 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 24 days ago 5,237 reads 0 comments

  17. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Updating the Top 150 Big Board, Week 11

    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 24 days ago 4,727 reads 13 comments

  18. Live Scoreboard | FanGraphs Baseball

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  19. Arrieta, Castro Lead Cubs Past Phillies

    PHILADELPHIA -- Jake Arrieta threw seven impressive innings, Starlin Castro hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 Friday night in matchup of last-place teams...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 26 days ago 2,063 reads 0 comments

  20. Prospects Report: Jimmy Thing in Milwaukee?

    At the height of the steroids era in 2000, when hitting a home run was akin to blowing one's nose, Jose Lima surrendered 2.2 home runs per nine innings, setting a major-league record...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 27 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  21. Fantasy Baseball Studs and Duds of Week 10 in 2014

    Let's face it, Chisenhall's one game against the Rangers could have landed him on this list. Three home runs and nine RBI in one night?! I've always questioned the batting order that Terry Francona wrote earlier in the year...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 27 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  22. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 11'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 27 days ago 15,500 reads 59 comments

  23. Live Lineups, Updating Scoreboard Around MLB

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 27 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  24. Braves' Justin Upton Leaves with Strained Hamstring

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 29 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  25. Live Lineups, Updating Scoreboard Around MLB

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 29 days ago 5 reads 0 comments