Toe the Rubber: Week 6

Hello and good morning everyone! This last week was a bit exciting! We saw a combined no-hitter in a place we were all told would be comparable to Coor’s Field. There were strikeouts galore from many pitchers. Eight pitchers tallied 15 or more k’s this past week, two of those Read more

Toe the Rubber: Week 5

Hello and good morning everyone! This past week in baseball was fairly uneventful on the pitching side of things. You could argue the highlight of the week was Nick Kingham’s debut for the Pirates on Sunday. It’s never a bad thing when you begin your big-league career with 6.2 perfect Read more

Toe the Rubber: Week 3

Hello and good morning everyone! The wild weather across the country really put a damper on baseball this past week. A whopping six teams had the entire weekend off (Twins, White Sox, Tigers, Yankees, Blue Jays, Indians). For most of us that left us scrambling to find pitchers to stream Read more

Toe the Rubber: Week 2

Hello and good morning everyone! Pitching has yet to stabilize overall, and the wrath of cold weather throughout the country is still leaving a lot of questions on the table. Anything regarding velocity can likely be attributed to the cold, though the Kenley Jansen velocity question is still up in Read more

Welcome to the Show

Written by: Paul Auber Greetings to everyone following Fantasy Assembly and my little corner of fantasy baseball. This weeks column title shout out goes to Emerson Lake and Palmer. For the remainder of this season my articles will focus on those minor leaguers who have been called up in the Read more

Toe the Rubber: Week 1

Hello and good morning everyone! I hope you all had a great Easter weekend with friends and family, or at least with baseball on the television. Now that we’re a full week into the season it’s time to start digging into some numbers – specifically pitching. I’m a former pitcher Read more

MiLB: The need for Speed

Written by: Paul Auber Hello everyone and welcome to my little corner of the Fantasy Assembly website. This week we’re going to look at four minor leaguer players who possess very good stolen base instincts and tools. You all have to remember that stolen bases account for one scoring category Read more