Field of Streams

Field of Streams: Week 21 Weekend Streamers

Well, Will Emerson is N/A again.  Fortunately we don’t have to call anyone up from the minors to take his spot in the rotations as I am stretched out and up for the challenge.  I haven’t had much luck this year in the streamer department; fortunately for you though that my luck seems to change […]

Drew Brees Fantasy Football Busts

Fantasy Football Busts of 2015

Every year, fantasy owners are raving about how great they drafted, but every year the either the injury bug or the dreaded Bust happens. In 2014, we saw LeSean McCoy, who was a RB1 and a top 5 pick destroy fantasy owners hopes and dreams. However, the 2014 Poster Child of Busts Award goes to Montee […]

Chris Carter Contact Rate Player Production

Contact Rate and Player Production

There are a ton of sabermetric stats out there to process in today’s game. Everyone has his own fancy metric that he follows for a batter’s value, whether it’s wOBA, BPV, or WAR. However, I rarely look at just one number, because as is the case with the three examples, they’re composites. When making rankings […]

Justin Verlander Returning to Form

Justin Verlander returning to form

Through the four-year stretch of 2009 – 2012, there wasn’t a better pitcher in baseball than Justin Verlander. He dominated by sitting in the low 90s, then ramping up to over 100 MPH in crucial situations – both early and late. He featured a devastating hammer curve as well as a changeup that just faded […]

Fantasy Assembly Mock Draft

Fantasy Assembly Mock Draft

It is that time of the year. Everyone is getting ready for their drafts and testing out what strategies might work in mock drafts. We completed a slow mock draft via email so from start to finish there were a few things that would have changed had things been done in a two-hour period. The […]

Late Round Values NFL Drafts

Late Round Values for NFL Drafts

Once the season starts, I will be writing about the hot waiver wire pickups each week. Today’s spotlight is on players who could prove to be some of this year’s premier draft values. We are looking at lottery ticket players that can be had in the final rounds of your 2015 draft, or possibly even […]

2015 Football Rankings

2015 Team Defense Rankings

2015 Team Defense Rankings

Team defenses are one of the least predictable aspects of fantasy football. One of the biggest reasons is that it is a whole unit that scores the points and not just one player. Last season the Buffalo Bills were the highest scoring defense in all of fantasy according to standard ESPN scoring. They were far and away […]

DFS Daily Lineups

DFS August 28 – Studs Bang Mary

DFS August 28 – Studs Bang Mary

Neil previews today’s game action and shares his top Draft Kings plays for August 28th. Today we have a full 15 games on the MLB schedule kicking off at 7:05 p.m. As always, make sure to check your lineup prior to game time for any last-minute scratches, and be sure to check the weather forecast […]

Minor League Prospects

Answering the Call

Answering the Call

A promotion in the minor leagues can help reveal things about prospects. Although these are limited sample sizes, some of these prospects have shown they were ready for the promotion. Jose Berrios – P Berrios is not still in the minors because he needs more experience, or at least he shouldn’t be. Berrios has been […]