1. Fantasy Baseball Buy Low Candidate: Will Paul Konerko Turn Things Around?

    It feels like a few years ago we were talking about the demise of Paul Konerko , yet three straight seasons of 28+ home runs (including a 39 HR year) quickly ended that talk...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 771 reads 1 comments

  2. Fantasy Football Sleeper Spotlight: Can Ryan Williams Hold Value in 2012?

    If you ask fantasy owners how they feel about the Cardinals' Beanie Wells, you will probably get mixed responses...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 2,451 reads 2 comments

  3. Fantasy Football 2012 Rankings: Top 30 Quarterbacks

    Let’s continue to reassess our 2012 rankings by taking a look at the quarterbacks. Where should the rookies be ranked? How aggressive should we be with Peyton Manning? Who ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 375 reads 3 comments

  4. Fantasy Football Sleeper Spotlight: Will Kyle Rudolph Emerge as a Viable Option?

    We’ve already discussed the idea of selecting a tight end early in your fantasy draft (click here to view), but if you decide not to target Rob Gronkowski or Jimmy Graham ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,816 reads 8 comments

  5. Fantasy Football Running Backs to Avoid in 2012: Peterson, Turner & More

    The old adage has always been that fantasy titles are not won or lost in the first few rounds, but how well you draft in the middle-to-late rounds...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 5,919 reads 5 comments

  6. Fantasy Football 2012 Rankings: Top 40 Running Backs

    As training camps are closing in on opening, how do our running-back rankings look? How has Matt Forte ’s contract situation changed his circumstances? How should we be ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 6,040 reads 4 comments

  7. Fantasy Baseball Top 25 First Baseman: Youngsters Emerging as Go-to Options

    It has been some time since we have reviewed our first base rankings, so the All-Star break is the perfect time to do so...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 2,171 reads 2 comments

  8. Fantasy Football Draft Day Decision: Is Matt Forte a Potential First-Round Pick?

    In the not-too-distant past, Matt Forte was considered one of the elite running backs in the league. In fact, he rushed for 1,069 yards and added 547 yards in the passing game in 2010...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 2,169 reads 11 comments

  9. Fantasy Baseball Early Season Studs: Is It Time to Sell off Jones or Reddick?

    With over two months of data, we know who the early season surprises are. Now, the question facing fantasy owners is if they are going to be able to maintain their production or if now is the right time to cash in on their early success...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,264 reads 0 comments

  10. Fantasy Football 2012: Top 25 Running Backs

    There are a few major questions facing fantasy owners regarding running backs as we head into 2012. How will Adrian Peterson and Jamaal Charles come back from injury? Will ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 5,996 reads 4 comments

  11. Fantasy Football 2012 Fantasy Rankings: Top 20 Quarterbacks

    As we start our preparation for the 2012 fantasy football campaign, let’s kick things off with our look at the top 20 quarterbacks...

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  12. Fantasy Baseball: Sell High on Sluggers, Should We Trade Encarnacion or LaHair?

    So, you have a player who got off to a hot start and now has started to cool down. You are left facing the question: Do you sell high before the rest of the league fully catches ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 419 reads 0 comments

  13. Fantasy Baseball Meet the Prospect: Can Matt Adams Be a Source of Power?

    With the latest injury to Lance Berkman, it appears like the Cardinals are going to see what first base prospect Matt Adams can bring to the table...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 2,171 reads 1 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball Hold 'Em or Fold 'Em: Is It Time to Give Up on Tim Lincecum?

    Once upon a time Tim Lincecum was one of the elite pitchers in the game… When you say it like that it feels like ages ago, doesn’t it? Of course, that’s far from the case...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 2,312 reads 3 comments

  15. Fantasy Baseball Fabulous Foursome: Why You Should Buy Hosmer, Wainwright & More

    The “Fabulous Foursome” is a new column here at Rotoprofessor that we are going to run once a week focusing on four players fantasy owners should be looking to acquire ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 475 reads 0 comments

  16. Fantasy Baseball 2B Rankings (As of 5/19/12): Kipnis Rising & More

    Unlike some other positions around the league, second base has not been ravaged by injuries. Sure, you have two well-known options on the DL, but at this point in their careers ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 444 reads 0 comments

  17. Fantasy Baseball Closer Report: Change Coming in LA, Chicago and More

    In the past three or four days teams have made numerous changes to their closers. Which are long-term decisions and which should be ignored by fantasy owners? Let’s take ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 611 reads 0 comments

  18. Fabulous Foursome: 4 Players Fantasy Owners Should Be Buying (Greinke and More)

    The “Fabulous Foursome” is a new column focusing on four players fantasy owners should be looking to acquire for various reasons (for example: new closer, prospect on the verge of a recall, buy low candidate, etc...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 260 reads 0 comments

  19. Fantasy Baseball Risers & Fallers: Adam Dunn, Lonnie Chisenhall & More

    It may be spring training, but that doesn’t mean players' performances aren’t influencing our thoughts of them, does it? There are some obvious options, like Francisco Liriano or Delmon Young, who we have been talking about all spring...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 739 reads 0 comments

  20. Fantasy Baseball 2012: Is Johnny Cueto Going to Be a Breakout or Bust?

    Remember when Johnny Cueto burst onto the scene in 2008, carrying a perfect game into the sixth inning against the Diamondbacks on April 3 (he finished allowing 1 ER on 1 H and 0 BB, striking out 10, over 7...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 718 reads 2 comments

  21. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Projection: Why Elvis Andrus Is a Poor Selection

    If you saw these three stat lines for 2011, which player would you be targeting on draft day? Player A – .279, 10 HR, 59 RBI, 71 R and 30 SB over 556 AB Player B – ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,267 reads 3 comments

  22. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings: Top 60 Starting Pitchers (1-20), a Second Look

    Ranking starting pitchers is a very difficult task. Sometimes things come down to the simple idea of whether someone pitches in the NL or the AL, so it shouldn’t come ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 5,892 reads 0 comments

  23. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Projection: Is Cory Luebke a Regression Risk?

    When the San Diego Padres dealt Mat Latos to Cincinnati, many may have thought that the fantasy appeal of Padre starting pitchers had more or less evaporated. However, when you play in that stadium, there is always the potential to find value...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,785 reads 0 comments

  24. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings: Top 15 Shortstops: A Second Look

    Shortstop is a position that does have some depth to it this season, though that doesn’t mean there is always value there...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,431 reads 0 comments

  25. Fantasy Baseball Late-Round Targets: 7 Pitchers Who Offer Strikeouts

    Finding strikeouts late in your draft (after pick 225) is not an easy task, but that doesn’t mean they are impossible to find. While all of these pitchers may have some flaws (i...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,696 reads 0 comments