1. 9 Failing MLB Superstars Most Desperately Needing a May Turnaround

    The MLB season started a month ago, but some superstars didn't get the memo. These players have gotten off to terrible starts and have left their fantasy owners gravely disappointed...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 6,267 reads 6 comments

  2. Fantasy Baseball 2013: 5 Pitchers You Can Target as Injury Fill-Ins

    Have a couple of your pitchers hit the DL ? Don't worry. Every year, there a few starting pitchers who turn into aces after starting the year on the waiver wire. Here are five pitchers who are pitching very well but are going unnoticed in most leagues..

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 3,069 reads 1 comments

  3. 5 Early Breakout Fantasy Baseball Stars to Avoid Like the Plague

    We're two weeks into the season, and several players are on fire. Some of these players will be fantasy heroes and will become this year's version of Edwin Encarnacion . Others, however, will fizzle out faster than Bryan Bullington's potential...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 14,460 reads 13 comments

  4. Fantasy Baseball Sleepers 2013: Post-Draft Pickups to Complete Your Team

    Every year, a waiver-wire pickup will help obtain a championship. Last season, players like Edwin Encarnacion , Mike Trout and R.A. Dickey all provided great value after the draft...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 1,435 reads 2 comments

  5. Quick Steps to Fix Your Team If You Blew Your Fantasy Baseball Draft

    Did you blow your fantasy baseball draft? Or, were you unable to make the draft and had your team selected by "auto-draft?" Don't worry. It's a very long season, and you can erase your early mistakes...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 6,301 reads 5 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball 2013: Idiot's Guide to Faking Your Way Through a Draft

    Whether you're a seasoned vet or a newbie to the fantasy baseball realm, there are seven simple rules to follow during your league's draft. Here are a few pointers and tips that will help you build the best team come draft day...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 3,868 reads 1 comments

  7. Fantasy Baseball 2013: 5 Players to Avoid at Every Position

    Every season there are players who get hyped up. Some of these guys are coming off career years while others were involved in an offseason blockbuster deal. Whatever the case, most of these players will be reached for on draft day...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 5,628 reads 6 comments

  8. 15-Round Fantasy Baseball Mock Draft, Round-by-Round Analysis

    Fantasy baseball drafts are in full swing. So, as the season inches closer, here is a look at my 15-round mock draft...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 11,419 reads 6 comments

  9. Fantasy Baseball 2013: Ranking the Top 10 Players at Every Position

    We're about a month away from Opening Day, which means the fantasy season is upon us. As players tune up their skills in spring training games, you should be preparing for your draft and developing strategies...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 15,880 reads 63 comments

  10. Top 5 Sleepers at Each Position You Should Snag in 2013 Fantasy Baseball Drafts

    Every year, the word "sleeper" is thrown around left and right. Every person talks about them, and every owner has a list full of them on draft day...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 14,888 reads 8 comments

  11. Fantasy Baseball 2013: Matt Harvey or Ryan Vogelsong?

    Pitchers and catchers reported today, signaling a brand new, fresh baseball season. So while pitchers toe the slab and work on PFPs , it's time for you to start preparing for the fantasy baseball season...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 1,483 reads 0 comments

  12. Fantasy Baseball Mock Draft: Round by Round Projections for 2013

    Fantasy baseball mock drafts have already started. I've taken a look at the collected data so far, and I will show you what to expect on your draft day. This slideshow is a ranking of players by their average draft position (ADP)...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 10,253 reads 18 comments

  13. Fielding the Ultimate NFL All-Star Team with Active MLB Players

    With the conclusion of the Super Bowl , it's the official start of the baseball season. Finally! But with the big game still fresh in people's minds (I know this feeling; I live in Baltimore), I thought I would have some fun and combine both sports...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 9,276 reads 35 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball Rankings: Updated Big Board, Analysis Entering Spring Training

    With spring training inching closer, it's time to modify the mock draft that I drew up more than a month ago. Free-agent signings and blockbuster deals have shaken up the fantasy rankings...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 6,679 reads 62 comments

  15. Fantasy Baseball 2013: Buying or Selling the 20 Trendiest Sleeper Names

    Everybody loves to talk about sleepers. There's a certain pride in finding an undervalued player later in the draft—that diamond in the rough. Each expert, writer and fantasy owner alike creates a sleeper list every season...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 4,033 reads 0 comments

  16. Fantasy Baseball 2013: Can't-Miss Hitters You Must Draft to Win

    Every year, a player drafted in the late rounds turns out to be a difference-maker. For example, Mike Trout's ADP last season was 218 and he turned out to be the fantasy MVP (stats courtesy of Rotochamp )...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 508 reads 1 comments

  17. Jason Grilli and 9 Other Players Whose Fantasy Stock Skyrocketed This Winter

    The MLB season doesn't start until March 31, but the offseason is when we start calculating players' fantasy stock. Where a player signs or gets traded can make all the difference come draft day...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 2,943 reads 0 comments

  18. The 5 Least-Empowered GMs in Major League Baseball

    There are some Major League Baseball organizations that have highly involved owners. Because of this, they often limit the power of their general manager. Other MLB clubs have owners that restrict their GM's reign...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about over 1 year ago 640 reads 0 comments

  19. Fantasy Baseball: 10 MLB Players Set to Have Huge Rebounds from 2012 Injuries

    The year 2012 wasn't very kind to several MLB players. A few guys were injured before the season even started and some were on their way to a monster year before hitting the disabled list for an extended period...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about almost 2 years ago 11,456 reads 39 comments

  20. Way-Too-Early 2013 Fantasy Baseball Mock Draft: Top 50

    Just because we haven't reached Christmas yet, it doesn't mean it's too early to start thinking about fantasy baseball...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about almost 2 years ago 14,899 reads 25 comments

  21. Radical Offseason MLB Deals Nobody Saw Coming

    Every year there are surprises that shake up the MLB offseason. A couple of years back, the Phillies came out of nowhere and snagged Cliff Lee from the Yankees and Rangers...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about almost 2 years ago 1,669 reads 1 comments

  22. 2013 MLB Free Agent Tracker

    With a plethora of names on the 2013 free agent list, here's a complete guide to the latest buzz. This list includes every free agent and the team he has signed with. I'll be sure to update it as often as possible...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about almost 2 years ago 5,141 reads 2 comments

  23. Fantasy Baseball 2013: 15 Breakout Hitters You Can Grab in Later Rounds

    Every year some players outperform preseason predictions for them. For example, we saw Mike Trout, Edwin Encarnacion and Chase Headley climb to the top of the fantasy rankings in 2012 while being drafted in the later rounds...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about almost 2 years ago 15,533 reads 4 comments

  24. Predicting the 8 Biggest Surprises of the MLB Offseason

    There are a handful of questions and rumors floating around during this MLB offseason. Where will Josh Hamilton sign? Will the Mets wrap up David Wright and R.A...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about almost 2 years ago 3,234 reads 6 comments

  25. Breaking Down the Fantasy Fallout from the Biggest 2012 MLB Free-Agent Signings

    Where a free agent signs can impact his fantasy value. For example, a pitcher going from the American League to the National League will increase his stock, and a hitter going from Yankee Stadium to Seattle will decrease his value...

    Eric Matula Written by Eric Matula about almost 2 years ago 1,161 reads 2 comments