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Starting Pitchers: Top 74 (and more) for 2014

There are all different draft strategies when it comes to starting pitchers.  Some people draft a few big guns in the first five rounds and then a few more in the next 5 rounds to give them a dominant staff.  Others may draft one early and then get one every 3-4 rounds to give them […]

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Mortal Kombat: McCutchen VS Gonzalez

Welcome to another installment of Mortal Kombat, where we take two evenly matched players and have them square off against each other to find out who the better man is.  This week we feature two evenly matched 5 tool outfielders with impressive resumes.  If this was 2012 the answer would have been Carlos Gonzalez without […]

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Outfielders: Top 74 for 2014

Building a winning fantasy team is like building a good hearty sandwich.  First and Third base would be the bread.  You don’t want some cheap white wonder bread if you’re going to make a good sandwich, you want something with taste, something filling and something that’s not going to fall apart on you.  Second base […]

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Shortstop: Top 24 for 2014

Unlike other positions, there are very few Sure Things in the world of shortstops.  From top to bottom the position is full of potential and pitfalls, upside players you can flip a coin on, Injury risks that can make or break your draft and average players that could either sink or swim. 

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Third Base: Top 24 for 2014

Third base if full of talent, but outside of the top 10 that talent is full of question marks.  You have power hitters with less than desirable batting averages, young or unestablished players with little to no major league track record, injury risks and post hype sleepers. 

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Mortal Kombat: Pedroia vs Kipnis

I think we can all agree that Robinson Cano is the top rated second baseman in the league.  The big question is, who ranks second?  Some believe the consummate veteran Dustin Pedroia deserves the spot while others say it belongs to the youthful upstart Jason Kipnis.  We can bicker back and forth on this issue, but in […]

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Second Base: Top 24 for 2014

Second base is made up of a diverse group.  You’ve got some home run hitters, some speed guys, some with a little of each, and some with not much of either.  There’s something for everyone here, but the big stud players are limited so if you want one of them you’re going to have to […]

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First Base: Top 24 for 2014

While first base may be rich and plentiful, it is not as deep in elite talent as some might think.  Don’t get me wrong, the guys listed below the top 10 are still good players to have on your roster, but it’s those in the top 10 that could be the difference makers. 

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Catchers: Top 24 for 2014

The fantasy baseball season has just concluded, but it’s never too late (or should I say too early) to start thinking about next season.  Most fantasy advocates have moved onto football, but their loss is your gain.  Over the next few months I will be covering the top players at each position in order to help […]

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Fantasy Baseball is Over. Now What?

The 2013 fantasy baseball season ends this Sunday.  Right now some teams are celebrating their upcoming championship win as the opposing manager licks their wounds from an agonizing defeat.  If you won your league, Congratulations are in order for a well-played season.  But if you were one of those teams that were lucky enough to […]