1. Fantasy Baseball: Free Agents Demanding Pick-Ups in Your Winners' League

    Okay, so I'm in a winners' league with eleven others who each won their leagues last season. I know it's still early in this season. I also know being just ahead of the middle of the pack at this point doesn't have me panicking...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 5 years ago 479 reads 1 comments

  2. Time to Clean-Up: Starring Nelson Cruz As Josh Hamilton's Bodyguard

    Those looking for this year's Josh Hamilton—a breakout slugger—look no further than teammate Nelson Cruz. Nelson, who will turn 29 this season, has made a career in the minor leagues...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 5 years ago 728 reads 1 comments

  3. Coors Field and Rangers Park in Arlington Call Fenway Park's Bluff

    Some say Wade Boggs would've never made it to the Hall of Fame had he not played at Fenway. Others might say last year's AL MVP Dustin Pedroia wouldn't have been MVP if it wasn't for the "green monster...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 5 years ago 317 reads 2 comments

  4. Chris Ray Eyes Baltimore Orioles' Closer Role

    Before being faced with a serious elbow injury, Chris Ray was locked in as the O's closer, and deservedly so. At age 24, Chris went on to post a 2.73 ERA and record 33 saves...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about almost 6 years ago 1,715 reads 2 comments

  5. Fantasy Baseball Aug. 28: Dissecting Thursday's MLB Games

    I hope everyone enjoyed Monday's picks. The real stars of the show weren't the hitters, but the pitchers. The three mentioned as potential spot starts: Brett Myers, Clayton Richard, and Mike Pelfrey, all had solid outings...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 696 reads 5 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball: Monday's Matchups in MLB

    First, the Thursday recap. Hitting wise, my picks were not nearly as productive. On the bright side, minus Jim Edmonds going 0-3 (headline picture curse?) and Garret Anderson's 23-game hitting ...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 399 reads 1 comments

  7. Fantasy Baseball: Thursday's Matchups and Spot Starts

    It's almost Thursday again, and besides Monday, it's one day of the week where you find holes to fill in your fantasy baseball lineup...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 592 reads 2 comments

  8. Fantasy Baseball: Monday's Matchups

    The day starts off in Pittsburgh at 12:35 EDT, as John Maine takes the mound for the NY Mets, facing off against Paul Maholm. The last time each pitcher faced the opposing team, they earned the win...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 325 reads 1 comments

  9. Fantasy Baseball: Micromanaging Builds Champions

    For many fantasy baseball managers, Monday is usually a day where you are unable to field a full lineup. Roughly half of baseball's teams take the day off...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 328 reads 3 comments

  10. Fantasy Baseball: Five Hitters for the Stretch Run

    C/1B Victor Martinez "The Associated Press reports Cleveland Indians C Victor Martinez (elbow) is scheduled to begin a rehab assignment with Double-A Akron Friday, Aug. 15." A career ...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 293 reads 3 comments

  11. New York Yankees' Playoff Hopes Are Quickly Vanishing

    The last time the New York Yankees missed the playoffs? 1994. The excuse? The eighth work stoppage in baseball history, as the players walked out on Aug. 12 of that year...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 31 reads 5 comments

  12. Sign Mark Teixeira to Bring Back Orioles' Magic

    The Baltimore Orioles have proved they can win this season on one-third the salary. They've been a thorn piercing into the highest payroll in baseball...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 414 reads 4 comments

  13. Baltimore Orioles: Sherrill Is Going Nowhere

    The Baltimore Orioles made it abundantly clear hours after the trade deadline passed. Closer George Sherrill is going nowhere. Once quoted as saying: “Being as everyone's picking us last, we'll surprise some people...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 281 reads 3 comments

  14. Brandon Inge: The Most Under-Rated Catcher in Baseball

    How hard is it to get playing time when the positions you play are filled with players such as: 2-time silver slugger award winner Miguel Cabrera All-star Carlos Guillen - Is it true that ...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 969 reads 12 comments

  15. Fantasy Baseball: Need Saves?

    Looking for the next Mariano Rivera? Well tough luck, he's nowhere to be found. I can tell you though as the trade deadline approaches that you won't need to trade away talent just to pick up a closer or two...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 306 reads 0 comments

  16. Dennis "Wildman" Sarfate To Make His First Major-League Start

    An unexpected pitching duel is building in the Bronx for Wed. July 30, 2008. A Queens, NY native gets to live his dream and start in Yankee stadium, except for one thing: He'll be pitching for ...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 249 reads 0 comments

  17. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Be a Champion Today!

    Got Fantasy baseball on your mind?... Whether you drafted a Victor Martinez or Rafael Furcal. Maybe you thought Andruw Jones was really worth the 14...

    Shaun Copsey Written by Shaun Copsey about over 6 years ago 211 reads 0 comments