1. One-Stop Fantasy Rankings: Composite List of 2010 Catchers

    It is easy to see trends in the composite catcher rankings below. Notice the composite scores in parenthesis? Many of the catcher rankings come in bunches, with certain player scores coming incredibly close to each other...

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  2. Composite Fantasy Baseball Shortstop Rankings

    When putting together a composite rankings list such as the one below, it is easy at times to see certain statistical trends. For example, looking at overall composite scores, the top overall shortstop is a no-brainer...

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  3. 2010 Composite Fantasy Baseball Closer Rankings: Everything in One Click

    Before my wife and bought our first and only home, we made it a point to ask the opinions of many people. Our parents, friends, bank officials, home inspector, Realtor, and numerous others were included in the process...

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  4. Fantasy Baseball: Sleeper Catchers You Want to Snag in 2010 Drafts

    The drama caused by my unpopular catching strategy is still being talked about at the www.chinstrapninja.com headquarters water cooler on a fairly regular basis. You know.....

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  5. Dynasty Debate: Time To Consider Dealing Reggie Wayne in Fantasy?

    Several weeks ago, I seemed to ruffle some feathers when I suggested that owners of Adrian Peterson in dynasty fantasy football leagues should consider trading him for maximum return value ...

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  6. NFL Free Agency Opening Day Update and Fantasy Implications So Far

    The opening day of free agency 2010 has been all it was cracked up to be so far. With so many big names flying all over the place, it only seemed fitting to take a quick look at the action so far and update my predictions post from earlier today ...

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  7. Notable NFL Free Agents: Where They Go and How It Affects Fantasy

    You know that today’s opening of free agency in the NFL could be remarkable when there are already major moves taking place...

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  8. The Tiger Woods Strategy to Fantasy Baseball Drafting Success

    Want to dominate your fantasy baseball draft? Be more like Tiger Woods. And no, that doesn’t mean you should run around with your neighbor’s wife...

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  9. 2010 NFL: Debating Which Young RB Is The Next Fantasy Superstud

    Think sliced bread, indoor plumbing, and Chia Pets are special? You ain’t seen nothing yet. We’re on the verge of experiencing something truly amazing in 2010 and beyond...

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  10. Fantasy Baseball Profile: Looking Forward To Atlanta Braves OF Jason Heyward

    Perhaps it is cabin fever or just needing to get excited about something this spring, but have you checked out Atlanta Braves rookie outfielder Jason Heyward? The dude is 6'4", 220 pounds, and can mutilate a baseball better than OreIda can mash a potato..

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  11. Studying Fantasy Baseball Player Feeds a Key Part of Draft Success

    If you can’t spot the sucker at your in-person fantasy baseball draft before Albert Pujols comes off the board, then you are the sucker. You know the type...

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  12. Your One Stop, Extensive 2010 Dynasty Running Back Rankings

    The website joblistings.com has announced that hairdressers, elderly caregivers, and food caterers are some of the highest turnover jobs in America. They should add fantasy football running back to that list...

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  13. Discussing MLB Ballparks and Their Effects on Fantasy Baseball

    In football, there is something to be said about home field advantage. It’s one reason why teams put their million-dollar investments on the line late in the season as they jockey to host as many playoff games as possible...

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  14. Designated Hitters and Fantasy Football: A Discussion

    Drafting a “designated hitter” is similar to cleaning the toilet.It’s a job you want to do as little as possible. And for good reason...

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  15. Fantasy Football Dynasty Debate: Time to Deal Adrian Peterson??!!

    What I’m about to type may be as appealing to you as a 99¢ reheated taco at breakfast time. But the best debates of our time started with an unconventional person trying to defend an unpopular claim...

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  16. 2010 Dynasty Tight End Rankings: A Composite Look at the 15 Best

    Remember several years ago...when the tight end was more of an extension of the offensive line than a true fantasy go-to performer? Those days are over...

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  17. Early Look at Value Starting Pitchers For Your Fantasy Baseball Draft

    Why blow picks early when you can draft Buehrle? Cheesy? Yes. Crazy fantasy advice? You be the judge. First, I’m not high on Mark Buehrle because of his perfect game...

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  18. An Offseason Trading Guide to Help You Dominate Your Dynasty League

    “You can’t lose what you don’t put in the middle. … But you can’t win much, either.” -- Matt Damon's character Mike McDermott in Rounders. Just like playing poker, participating in fantasy sports offers its own level of risk and rewards...

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  19. Fantasy Baseball Closer Value Picks You Can't Afford to Miss Out On

    At your next fantasy baseball draft, when the top-tiered closers start signing their siren songs, enticing you to blow an early pick on one of them…simply remember the number 60...

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  20. Ultimate 2010 Dynasty Quarterback Rankings

    In the Yellow Pages, you let your fingers do the walking. When it comes to fantasy football, you can let your chinstrapninjas do the surfing...

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  21. Fantasy Outfield Values You Can't Afford to Overlook in 2010

    Ryan Braun was pretty awesome last season, smacking more than 30 homers and setting a career high with 20 steals. But if you don’t draft him in 2010, that isn’t a bad thing...

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  22. Value Shortstops Every Fantasy Owner Needs To Know in 2010

    Derek Jeter is the Hallmark greeting card of fantasy shortstops. And that isn’t a good thing. You see, Hallmark is the crème de la crème of greeting cards, according to some...

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  23. 2010 Third Base Sleepers That You Need To Know About

    When I was 15 years old, while camping with our local Boy Scout troop, I met the dumbest person on the planet. It was a 12-year-old who had just finished using a Coleman propane cook stove...

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  24. Avoid the Rumors: Your Cheatsheet To the NFL's 2010 Offseason Moves

    Watching reruns of Punky Brewster while plucking my nosehairs with a pair of salad tongs would be more enjoyable than listening to sports radio lately. That’s because I’m already tired of Favre Watch 2010...

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  25. Fantasy Second-Base Sleepers You Need To Know in 2010

    Typically thinner than a sheet of commercial toilet paper in a public restroom, the second-base talent pool suddenly has gone all three-ply Quilted Northern Ultra Plush on us. Sure, Chase Utley is a statistical beast...

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