1. Fantasy Baseball: Tiering It Up on Draft Day, Pt. 1

    There is plenty of talent across baseball to give fantasy baseball players a variety of leagues to choose from. Whether you're looking at NL or AL-only formats, leagues that are mixed but shallow, ...

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  2. Fantasy Baseball: Six Tips on Drafting a Competitive Team

    Spring is in the air. Pitchers and catchers report this week, and most areas of the country are getting a bit of a thaw from the bitter cold that was the month of January...

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  3. Fantasy Baseball: Diamond Hunting Late in Drafts

    Our post on finding some stars buried in the rankings prompted us to take a look at other players that you can steal late in drafts. These players are going in the later third of most drafts, yet are still providing a good deal of upside for owners...

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  4. Fantasy Baseball: Finding the Sophomores, Avoiding the Slumps

    In 2008, a crop of rookies came on to the scene and made some noise. While players such as Evan Longoria solidified themselves as true stars in the making and early draft selections, others were called up later in the year...

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  5. Finding 2009 Fantasy Baseball Stars Buried in The Rankings

    More than just looking at the various positions you need to fill out on your fantasy baseball rosters, owners need to know where to look for players who may slip by some of your fellow owners...

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  6. Fantasy Baseball Lacks Depth at Second, Catcher In 2009

    As you start to analyze positions in fantasy baseball, depth is a key factor in determining how you should approach your draft. There are certain positions that may require you to reach for a given player earlier than you might otherwise like to do...

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  7. Drafting Fantasy Baseball Relief Pitchers

    They're the elephants in the room at every fantasy baseball draft. Yes, we're going to talk about relief pitchers. Every league handles them differently...

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  8. When To Draft Fantasy Baseball Starting Pitchers

    If 2008 taught us anything, it's that we need to be wary when it comes to drafting pitchers early. Last season, Erik Bedard and Aaron Harang were two flameouts who went in earlier rounds...

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  9. When To Draft Fantasy Baseball Sleepers

    As draft preparation really begins, it becomes important to evaluate your own personal strategy. Every baseball draft has certain aspects to it that you need to keep in mind. Some go pitcher-heavy early...

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  10. How Michael Young's Move to Third Base Will Impact Fantasy Baseball Drafts

    ESPN is reporting that Rangers' shortstop Michael Young has accepted the team's plan to move him to third base for the 2009 season. The move makes way for highly-touted prospect Elvis Andrus to step in and play short every day...

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  11. Free Agent Fantasy Baseball Impact: Who Could Still Help a Team?

    Pitchers and catchers are set to report in about a month, and we still have a plethora of free agents available. Many of those still in the pool helped owners down the stretch, or had an impact over the course of the entire season...

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  12. The NFL Overtime Rule Should Change

    Of late, there has been significant debate regarding the NFL overtime rule and whether or not it should be changed. I firmly believe that it should. There are those that will argue differently, and there are valid points to keeping it as is...

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  13. The "You've Got To Be Kidding Me!" Moments of 2008 Fantasy Football

    I was watching the Steelers game on Sunday, and they began to show highlights of the Ravens-Steelers games of this season as they got the audience ready for next week's game. Obviously, the one that stuck out was the "touchdown" grab by Santonio Holmes...

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  14. John Smoltz Likely Puts an End to The Jason Varitek Era

    With the announcement that John Smoltz has agreed to a one-year deal with Boston worth about $5.5 million, the end to the Jason Varitek Era in Boston has likely been written...

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  15. Fantasy Football: Breaking Down the Playoffs

    There are many out there that are taking advantage of "second season" opportunities that let you challenge your buddies during the playoffs...

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  16. Fantasy Football: Reggie Bush Injury Impact

    Well, it's not even officially the real offseason (unless you're a fan of a team not in the playoffs), and we already have our first injury concern heading in to next year...

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  17. Fantasy Baseball: News and Notes

    I know, it's not close to baseball season, but there continue to be more developments that we need to keep our eyes on. Even early in this week, we've seen some moves made. Here's how they could impact your fantasy season...

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  18. LaDainian Tomlinson Is Playing for His Job

    As the Chargers prepare for their playoff game with the Colts, the injury reports continue to show that running back LaDainian Tomlinson is not practicing because of an injured groin...

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  19. Fantasy Baseball: Impact of Offseason Moves

    With the year coming to a fast end, I felt it was time to take a look at what the baseball offseason has given us so far...

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  20. Brett Favre's Fitting Farewell

    Go ahead, say it. It's okay, we all know that it's true. Brett Favre's probably played his last game, and it was a fitting end. In a season that started and ended with drama, Favre played no more than a tragic and fallen hero...

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  21. Fantasy Football: A Festivus Miracle!

    Happy Festivus, everyone! It is now time for the airing of grievances against those that wronged us this week, as well as for us to be prepared to air them in preparation for Week 17...

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  22. NFL Football Is Just Better in the Snow

    Some sports are just made for the snow. College basketball starts to ramp up when the flakes start to fall, and that's certainly one of them. It's just not played outside...

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  23. Fantasy Football: Week 16 Preview, Part Two

    So last night was interesting. First, the pat on the back for calling Manning to throw for three touchdowns. I didn't see the 350 yard game, but he certainly broke my 290 expectation...

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  24. Fantasy Baseball Year in Review

    The 2008 baseball season had its share of memories, but fantasy baseball brought a fair share of its own. We saw pitching found late in drafts, young stars bloom, and some stars forget to even show up...

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  25. Fantasy Football: Week 16 Preview, Part One

    Ah, a prelude to a championship. I'm in a handful of leagues and have made the finals in two of them while being eliminated in the semifinals in several others...

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