1. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings: Top 15 Third Basemen: A Second Look

    While it generally is considered the weakest position, third base has actually grown a lot deeper (and will get another influx of talent in the first few weeks of the year), though it is littered with injury risks...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 2,046 reads 0 comments

  2. Fantasy Baseball Draft Day Decision: 5 Late-Round Outfielders to Target

    There are going to be a lot of outfielders selected after pick No. 225 at your fantasy draft. Who are the ones worth targeting? Here are my favorite five late-round outfielders ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 978 reads 0 comments

  3. Fantasy Baseball Bullpen Banter: Who Is the Likely Replacement for Joakim Soria?

    The news surrounding Joakim Soria appears to be getting more ominous by the day. Yesterday came this quote from GM Drayton Moore courtesy of mlb...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 398 reads 0 comments

  4. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings: Second Look at Top 15 Second Basemen

    Second base has seen a huge infusion of talent in recent years, especially in the American League. Of course, for as much new talent there is, there is now significant risk involved ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 949 reads 2 comments

  5. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings: Top 15 First Basemen: A Second Look

    We all know that first base is among the deepest positions in fantasy sports, though that doesn’t mean that selecting an option is a slam dunk...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 3,828 reads 1 comments

  6. Bryce Harper: Does His Demotion Mean He Should Be Ignored on Draft Day?

    While fantasy owners everywhere hoped that manager Davey Johnson would get his way and Bryce Harper would break camp with the team, it just was not meant to be...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 550 reads 0 comments

  7. Fantasy Baseball Sleeper or Bust: Has Henderson Alvarez Become Overhyped?

    There has been a lot of talk recently about Henderson Alvarez and how he could be a solid fantasy sleeper in 2012...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 3,176 reads 4 comments

  8. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings (AL-Only): Top 12 Third Basemen

    Third base is generally considered a weak position, but in AL-only formats, it doesn’t look so bad...

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  9. Andy Pettitte: How Does Lefty's Return Impact Rest of Yankees Pitching Staff?

    Yesterday brought on some rather surprising news as the Yankees signed Andy Pettitte to a minor league contract...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 3,493 reads 15 comments

  10. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Projection: How Far of a Regression for Lance Berkman?

    Those who rolled the dice on Lance Berkman in 2011 were treated to one of the biggest fantasy bargains of the year. While many wrote him off after he struggled with the Astros & Yankees in 2010 (...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,150 reads 0 comments

  11. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Late-Round Third Basemen Targets: Mat Gamel and More

    How many viable, trustworthy third base options are there? The number is certainly growing, with both Miguel Cabrera and Hanley Ramirez shifting to the position for 2012...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,149 reads 0 comments

  12. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Projection: Will Hanley Ramirez Prove Worthy in '12?

    There was a time when Hanley Ramirez was among the elite players in the game and, if he lasted past the third or fourth selection, it was a shocking development...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,709 reads 2 comments

  13. Salvador Perez, Jonathan Lucroy, and Other Fantasy Catchers Worth Targeting

    We’ ve spent a lot of time looking at which players we should avoid, but it’s time that we start looking at the names we should be targeting. Drafting catchers early is a risky proposition...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,065 reads 0 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings (NL-Only): Top 12 Third Basemen

    Third base is one of the shallowest positions in fantasy sports. While the position is going to get an influx in the NL (once Hanley Ramirez gains eligibility), it definitely is rather top heavy...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 616 reads 0 comments

  15. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Projection: Will Hunter Pence Thrive in Philadelphia?

    For whatever the reason, Hunter Pence feels like a player that is often disrespected by fantasy owners...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,676 reads 3 comments

  16. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Outlook: Why Ian Kinsler Belongs as the Third Best 2B

    Ian Kinsler is a frustrating player for me to review. While some people may want to push him above Robinson Cano or Dustin Pedroia , given his potential to go 30/30 every season, ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,049 reads 6 comments

  17. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings (NL-Only): Top 12 Second Basemen

    When looking at the National League second base options, you almost feel like you are deprived of the best talent, don’t you? It’s a running trend (we felt the same ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 443 reads 1 comments

  18. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Projection: Can Paul Goldschmidt Deliver More Than Just HR

    While first base is generally considered among the deepest in all of fantasy sports, things have gotten even better with a recent influx of youngsters at the position...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,955 reads 0 comments

  19. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Outlook: Why Ryan Vogelsong Is Too Big of a Risk to Draft

    In 2011, Ryan Vogelsong went from castoff—having not appeared in the major leagues since 2006—to fantasy savior...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,047 reads 1 comments

  20. MLB Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings (NL-Only): Top 12 First Basemen

    Isn ’t first base supposed to be the deepest position in fantasy sports? Overall I would have to agree, but in the National League things just don’t appear to be that way...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,307 reads 1 comments

  21. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Projections: How Should We Value Stephen Strasburg?

    We all know the Stephen Strasburg story. The first overall pick in 2009, he made quick work of the minor leagues and ultimately joined the Nationals for 12 dominant starts in 2010 (2...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,340 reads 0 comments

  22. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings: Top 60 Starting Pitchers (Nos. 41-60)

    We’ve already looked at Nos. 1-20 (click here to view) and Nos. 21-40 (click here to view), so let’s wrap up our look at the Top 60 Starting Pitchers for 2012 by looking at Nos...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 794 reads 1 comments

  23. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Analysis: Can Jon Lester Return to Fantasy Dominance?

    You can name almost any Boston Red Sox player from 2011 and find some reason to complain about their performance (yes, there are some exceptions, like Jacoby Ellsbury)...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 641 reads 0 comments

  24. Fantasy Baseball Draft Day Decision: 5 Outfielders to Avoid in 2012

    There are a lot of reasons that people may suggest not drafting a player for fantasy baseball. It could be based on injuries (both a high risk for one or the recovery of a previous ...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 753 reads 3 comments

  25. Fantasy Baseball 2012 Rankings: Top 60 Starting Pitchers (Nos. 21-40)

    Yesterday we checked out the Top 20 starting pitchers heading into 2012 (click here to view). Today, let’s keep the rankings going with the next 20 options: 21. C.J. Wilson – Los Angeles Angels 22...

    Eric Stashin Written by Eric Stashin about over 2 years ago 1,598 reads 1 comments