1. Week 18 Pickups: Among Pittsburgh Starters Are Hidden Gems

    With the final third of the season rolling around, owners all around are becoming complacent with their teams. This is the perfect time to steal the lead from these owners and find fantasy gold...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 34 reads 0 comments

  2. Then and Now: Past Steroid Users Are Now Fantasy Risks

    I am a fantasy nut, so when it was revealed Big Papi used performance-enhancing drugs in the past, I had to look at how these drugs affected the fantasy world. Steroids are a real problem, and as fans, we need to know what they do to our sport...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 237 reads 1 comments

  3. The End of an Era: Say It Ain't So, David Ortiz!

    Jason Giambi. Roger Clemens. Barry Bonds, Gary Sheffield. Those all were juicers named in the 2003 Mitchell Report. When some of the names from the report became public, we were shocked...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 332 reads 0 comments

  4. As the Ball Turns: Next Stop...Wainwrightwood

    Good evening, everyone! This is the most exciting time of the year for baseball fans. You could wake up tomorrow and the league could be turned upside down...more on trade rumors later...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 68 reads 0 comments

  5. Trade Deadline Week: Red Sox Trade Mark Kotsay to White Sox for Brian Anderson

    Looks like when the Boston Red Sox acquired Adam LaRoche, they were only beginning to wheel and deal. Just announced, Boston has traded OF Mark Kotsay to the Chicago White Sox for OF Brian Anderson...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 52 reads 0 comments

  6. Fantasy Football: Using Standard Deviation to Your Advantage

    Every year I hear the same argument coming up among fantasy-obsessed people like you and me. The debate? Taking a top-tier quarterback in the first two rounds...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 4,162 reads 8 comments

  7. As the Ball Turns: Brian Fuentes and His Epic Blown Save

    Lots of action tonight, so let's get right to it. Just a little bit ago, Brian Fuentes had one of his most embarrassing blown saves. In only 13 pitches, he gave the Indians 4 ER to win the game 6-8...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 123 reads 2 comments

  8. Fantasy Spin: Giants Aquire 1B Ryan Garko From The Indians

    Ryan Garko was a late scratch Monday night for the Indians, because right before the game they announced he was headed to San Francisco in a trade for High-A pitcher Scott Barnes...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 42 reads 0 comments

  9. Top Ten Things We Got Wrong In Our Fantasy Drafts

    Every year fantasy owners make bold predictions and sometimes they are right. Those predictions lead you to fantasy gold. Other times though, you make a bold prediction and fall flat on your face...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 191 reads 3 comments

  10. Fantasy Trade Deadline: Who Should You Target?

    In the next month, many leagues will see their final chance at redemption dwindle away with the trade deadline expiring...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 248 reads 0 comments

  11. Sholty's Love and Hate for the 2009 Fantasy Football Season

    It's draft day. You are wearing your Unitas jersey, you have your six pack of beer and you are waiting for everyone to get settled in the draft room...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 217 reads 2 comments

  12. Trade Deadline Week Special: Watch Out for These Trades!

    We are approaching the most exciting week (and sometimes miserable) week in fantasy sports. Friday is the trade deadline, and with that brings many player swaps...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 343 reads 0 comments

  13. As The Ball Turns: Rich Harden Returns to Form

    A lot of action in the world of fantasy baseball today...let's dig in! What? Rich Harden pitched a day game and was effective? The Cubs' ace pitched six innings (1 H 0 BB 8 K)...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 5 years ago 78 reads 0 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball Week 17 Pickups

    At this point in the season, the waiver wire is depleted and you may be trying to fill in a spot because of an injured guy! Here are some really good pickups for you for Week 17...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 6 years ago 99 reads 1 comments

  15. [7-26-09] As The Ball Turns

    Welcome everyone to the first edition of As The Ball Turns! I'm going to be listing interesting bits about what goes on each night in the world of fantasy baseball in this article! Let's get ...

    Michael Sholty Written by Michael Sholty about almost 6 years ago 19 reads 0 comments