1. Fantasy Baseball: Why You Should Draft Mike Minor In 2011

    Mike Minor was the seventh overall pick in the 2009 MLB First-Year Player Draft. He quickly rose through the minors and made his first major league start with the Atlanta Braves exactly 14 months after being drafted...

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  2. 2011 Fantasy Baseball RP Tier Rankings

    Today we conclude our tier rankings with relief pitchers. Closers are more of a fluid position and need to be closely monitored throughout the season, but for now, here is how they break down to start the season...

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  3. Fantasy Baseball: Who Should I Draft, Ryan Zimmerman Or Alex Rodriguez?

    It’s a question you might face on draft day. Do I draft an up-and-coming player entering his prime or an aging superstar who in previous years was a no-brainer to be drafted ...

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  4. 2011 Fantasy Baseball SP Tier Rankings

    It’s time to look at those players who contribute to your wins, strikeouts, ERA and WHIP. Pitching is half the game, so remember to know your pitchers just as well as you know your batters...

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  5. Fantasy Baseball Debate: Ubaldo Jimenez Vs. Clayton Kershaw

    Bryan: 15-1. 4-7. Those are Ubaldo Jimenez ‘s first- and second-half records last season. He went from unbelievable to unbelievably pedestrian, so which Jimenez is the ...

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  6. 2011 Fantasy Baseball Profile: Carlos Santana Is Smooth

    It’s easy to forget the immediate impact Carlos Santana had after being called up by the Cleveland Indians in mid-June. Before Santana’s season was cut short on August 2 nd by a knee injury, he managed to compile a ...

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  7. MLB Fantasy Baseball 2011: Will a Star-lin Castro Be Born?

    Starlin Castro had a tremendous rookie season in 2010. While most 20-year-olds would be manhandled by big league pitching, Castro showed the poise of a season veteran. In just over 500 at-bats, he hit ...

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  8. Adrian Gonzalez: Don't Be Surprised If He Struggles Out Of the Gate

    I would be hard pressed to find anyone who doesn’t think Adrian Gonzalez landed in the perfect place for the 2011 season...

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  9. Bullpen Coach: Top 50 Relief Pitcher Rankings

    For the original article check out Baseball Professor . Fantasy owners got some good news on Friday. Cleveland Indians closer Kerry Wood has been activated from the 15-day disabled list...

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  10. What Can We Expect From Mike Stanton in 2010?

    Maybe you’ve started to hear the buzz surrounding Mike Stanton . In 23 games for the Marlins Double-A affiliate, the outfield prospect is hitting .354 with 12 home runs, a ...

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  11. Fantasy Baseball Draft Strategy: How To Have The Perfect Draft

    Let’s face it. If you have a poor draft then you have an uphill climb to the top of the standings. Sure, you can strike gold with free agent pickups or make a few prudent trades ...

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  12. Fantasy Baseball: Like the Player, Love the ADP—Ryan Ludwick

    We’ve already looked at some players who are being drafted too early for our taste. Now it’s time to go in the opposite direction and examine some players who are being drafted too late...

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  13. Fantasy Baseball: Don't Hate the Player (Michael Bourn), Hate the ADP

    I don’t hate Michael Bourn. He’s likely to be among the Major League leaders in stolen bases again next year. Plus, I’m sure he’s a very nice guy. I just hate his ADP...

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  14. Fantasy Baseball Rotisserie Tier Rankings by MLB Position: Outfield

    Outfield is in transition mode. The days of Manny Ramirez, Alfonso Soriano, Carlos Beltran, and Carlos Lee being considered elite outfielders are over. In 2010 we usher in some new names atop the position...

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  15. The Courtroom: Ben Zobrist vs. Brian Roberts

    All rise! Court is now in session. In our fifth case, we have the Plaintiff, Mr. Ben Zobrist, vs. the Defendant, Mr. Brian Roberts. Mr...

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  16. Fantasy Baseball Tier Rankings: First Base

    What I like most about first base is the consistency of the position. First basemen tend to put up similar numbers from year to year, so you can bank on certain numbers from them...

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  17. Best and Worst Offseason Moves From a Fantasy Perspective

    With the Hot Stove season coming to an end and Spring Training right around the corner, I thought I'd compile a list of some off the best and worst moves of the offseason from a fantasy perspective...

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  18. The Courtroom: Pablo Sandoval Vs. Kevin Youkilis

    Cases already heard: Cabrera v. Fielder Upton v. McCutchen All rise! Court is now in session. In our third case we have the Plaintiff, Mr. Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants, vs. the Defendant, Mr...

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  19. 2010 MLB Power Rankings!

    Not even Punxsutawney Phil's shadow can stop me from looking forward to spring. On Feb. 17 (just over two weeks away!) pitchers and catchers report for 12 Major League teams...

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  20. Fantasy Baseball Preview: Pitchers Who Deviated from Their Career Norms

    Today I will be concluding the series by taking an in depth look at starting pitchers. Pitchers are a lot more complex than hitters in that they are far less consistent...

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  21. Fantasy Baseball Preview: Will These Outfielders Rebound?

    Like a seeing-eye-single, I will be moving out of the infield and into the outfield. Today I will be examining the outfield position and looking at players whose past year was different from their career norms...

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  22. Fantasy Baseball Preview: Will These Third Basemen Rebound In 2010?

    Four positions down and three to go. Today I will be tackling the third base position and looking at players whose 2009 season represented a deviation from there career numbers...

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