Waiver Wire Report 1

Waiver Wire Report: Helpers and Hinderers

Welcome to another addition of the waiver wire report. This week I’ll identify some of the lesser owned players that may be available to you on the waiver wire. In addition, there are several players that are owned in more than 40% of leagues that you should really think about jettisoning from your roster.

Ball Street Roto Exchange 2

Ball Street: The Roto Exchange

I’m one who favors the “don’t overreact” approach in April. However, there are still some guys that I’d drop now without feeling any guilt. Granted that most of them are deep league plays — you don’t want to outright dump Pedroia just because his wrist is acting up — but when it comes to guys […]

Saving Nolan Ryan

Saving Nolan Ryan – The Oakland Bullpen

Throughout the season, I’ll be looking at bullpens for all 30 major league teams.  As closers fall off one by one (and they will), I’ll prepare you for who is next in line.  For holds leagues, I’ll list the most likely arms on each team to come through for you.  Finally, I’ll list a sleeper […]

George Springer Time

By George, It’s Springer Time

Fantasy owners have been anticipating this day, but never in our wildest dreams could we have conceived that it would come this soon.  Yesterday, the penny pinching Astros announced that George Springer would be promoted prior to Wednesday night’s game.  The hopes are that Springer will jump start the offence and revitalize the slumbering bats in Houston.  OK […]

Miguel Cabrera Business of Baseball

Business of Baseball: Miggy’s New Deal

April 15: Tax Day! Miguel Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers agreed to the richest contract in Major League Baseball history just prior to Opening Day of 2014 (OK, MLB had their Opening Day in Australia, but the majority of the league was wrapping up Spring Training).  The deal set off a firestorm in the Twittersphere, […]

Original Weekly Series

Aces in the Hole: Great Nate

Aces in the Hole: Great Nate

The aces in the hole feature is designed to help readers get a leg up on the opposition by uncovering hidden short-term value on your league’s waiver wire. This feature will analyze a few possible two start pitchers to target for next week while featuring one starter (not necessarily a double starter) poised to graduate […]

Weekly Assembly

Weekly Assembly: Dealing Braun

Weekly Assembly: Dealing Braun

Each week we will feature one reader question here. Each member of the Assembly will attempt to offer the best answer for you. Together you’ll have more than 100 years of experience responding to your issue. Shawn has a trade question.  Thanks for sending this in Shawn, we’re happy to help.  Check back in the […]