1. Fantasy Baseball: Wednesday News and Notes

    You're sitting down on the couch, and you pull up your team's fantasy stats. Everything seems to be looking good. The guys you started produced a couple home runs, bunch of RBI, and even stole a few bases for you...

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  2. Fantasy Baseball: Monday News and Notes

    The beginning of this season has given us something to be watching for nearly every night. On Monday alone, there was the opening of Citi Field and a banner raising ceremony in Tampa, something I don't think even Tampa fans could have expected...

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  3. Fantasy Baseball: Monday News and Notes

    A lot happened this weekend, and we have some pieces to cover for those of you that need to submit weekly lineups as of today. No time for idle chat, so let's get right to it and breakdown what happened over the weekend...

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  4. Fantasy Baseball: Friday News and Notes

    First and foremost, thoughts and prayers go out to Nick Adenhart's family. Regardless of a person's occupation in life, tragedies like this are devastating...

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  5. Fantasy Baseball: Thursday News and Notes

    On the night that Francisco Rodriguez recorded his second save in as many nights, Brian Fuentes blew a chance for the Angels. In Houston, there was plenty of power on display, but it was all in a loss...

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  6. Fantasy Baseball: Wednesday News and Notes

    The season isn't more than two days old and we already have an injury that could cost a key player about a week. The second day of the season brought with us the remaining openers, and we saw some excellent performances to go with them...

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  7. Fantasy Baseball: Tuesday News and Notes

    Opening day had a little bit of everything. Sure, rain halted a few matchups, and there was plenty of rust to be had across some teams, but baseball is definitely back. My only question...

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  8. Fantasy Baseball: Opening Day News and Notes

    It's a little sad when you get excited about the first fantasy notes column of the season, but here we are and I'm excited...

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  9. Fantasy Baseball: Drafting in the Late Rounds

    One piece I do once in a while is check to see what search terms get people checking out various posts. Sometimes it helps in coming up with ideas, and other times I'm just bored and trying to kill some time...

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  10. Fantasy Baseball: Spring Training Updates

    The final days of spring training are forcing teams to make harder roster decisions and get final details in order. We're starting to see rotations take form and jobs be awarded to those that have put forth the effort in February and March...

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  11. Fantasy Baseball: Filling Out The Roster

    While drafting a starting roster is eminently more important, how an owner uses their bench spots stands as a major piece to roster development. Strategy behind how to fill them varies, and can largely be dependent on your league settings...

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  12. Fantasy Baseball: Late-Round Value Found in Royals and Pirates Players

    I sat down last night to run through a draft, and found myself looking at players that you might not think should be on fantasy rosters. There are times we evaluate a player's ability based on the team he actually plays for...

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  13. Fantasy Baseball: Mid-March Lessons

    I've been playing around in several draft lobbies lately and watching box scores. What's nice about this time of year is that it allows us to really take a look at recovering players and learn about injuries before we start drafting...

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  14. Fearless Fantasy Baseball Predictions: National League

    After spending some time on Friday looking at how the American League could shake out with a few predictions, it's time to review the National League...

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  15. Fearless Fantasy Baseball Predictions: American League

    As we're getting into the bulk of spring training, things are shaping up for us to be able to make some projections as to what we should expect this season...

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  16. Fantasy Baseball: What's the Meaning of Spring Training?

    There's no doubt that we're all getting excited for the actual baseball season to get under way. Fantasy leagues are forming, box scores are being watched, and performances are being analyzed about every different way possible...

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  17. Fantasy Baseball: Closer Rankings

    So we've come to the final portion of our positional rankings. If drafting starting pitchers is a gamble, putting together a relief corps is all-out Russian roulette...

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  18. Fantasy Baseball: Starting Pitcher Rankings

    I find pitching in fantasy baseball to be a necessary evil. Your roster needs pitching, so you have to draft it. In fact, most leagues count it as half the weight of either a week or total points...

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  19. Fantasy Baseball: Outfield Rankings

    So I've been battling a cold since the weekend, hence my absence yesterday. Thanks to the lovely people at NyQuil, I'm back and almost 100 percent. Good time. It has given me a chance to go over some more rankings...

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  20. Fantasy Baseball: Third Base Rankings

    With the middle infield boasting two of the more shallow positions in fantasy baseball, the corners bring with them a larger degree of depth...

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  21. Fantasy Baseball: Shortstop Rankings

    The first few sentences on shortstops are going to sound very similar to what was written yesterday on second basemen, but run with me here... Shortstop is a shallow position this year...

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  22. Fantasy Baseball: Second Base Rankings

    The middle infield lacks depth when it comes to fantasy baseball picks and recommendations. Sure, there are some favorites that have emerged early in drafts...

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  23. Fantasy Baseball: First Base Rankings

    After covering the backstops yesterday, today we'll move into the first basemen. As opposed to catchers, where zero to one of the players on the list will fall in the top-50, the top nine at first fall into this first tier of players...

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  24. Fantasy Baseball: Catcher Rankings

    Breaking into the rankings with catchers isn't the sexiest of options. Owners draft them, they start them, but no one really enjoys them as players. Catchers tend to play fewer games than most other major positions...

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  25. Fantasy Baseball: Tiering It Up on Draft Day, Pt. 2

    Yesterday, in part one, we took a look at how to approach the first eight rounds of a draft. Today, we'll examine the latter three tiers we've developed to help owners bring their drafts into focus...

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