Innings Limits?

Treat this as a public service announcement. I am going to offer a few innings limit situations that are certainly worth monitoring over the last few months of the season. However, in some of these situations, you may want to act sooner rather than later. Sell High on Brandon Woodruff Read more

Playing the Matchups

Streaming is far from an exact science. However, many of our league formats promote or even require successful streaming to compete. As we scour sites for two start pitchers and check upcoming schedules of our own rostered pitchers; are we evaluating those matchups correctly? Let’s take a look. The WORST Road Read more

FIP, FIP Hooray

Fielder Independent Pitching (FIP) is one of many metrics we use to measure a pitcher’s success. It’s not a one size fits all evaluative tool, but we expect the best pitchers in baseball to typically score well with this metric. You are rewarded for being able to get key strikeouts, Read more

Making Contact?

Baseball is a simple game. Hitting is no different. See ball; hit ball. Easy. The fantasy baseball community does a great job of pointing out significant trends; particularly hard hit rates and strikeouts. However, one grouping of statistics that I think we need to do a better job investigating relates Read more

Minor Adjustments

Mike Minor SP Texas Rangers Let’s talk about Mike Minor. He is the nation’s oldest looking 31 year old, but he’s not pitching like it. As other pitchers slow things down and rely on deception, Minor is coming after hitters with hard cutters and it’s mostly working. But let’s dig Read more

It’s Just Speculation…

Why not, right? The old names are boring you. Their production is fizzling (hey Jay Bruce!). Let’s just cut them. Fantasy Baseball is about winning and having fun. But, being right feels good too. I’ve put together a list of strange names that are somewhat intriguing and  I’m including a Read more

A Domingo Ate My BABIP

Seinfeld reference in a team name? HELLOOOO! I’m going to skip the lengthy introduction and jump right into things today with one breakout you should believe in and one that may not be a breakout at all. Happy May everybody! I Believe… Domingo Santana OF Seattle Mariners He’s played more Read more

Third Base? Wait for it!

Third Base is one of the most intriguing positions in 2019 Fantasy Baseball drafts. There are bounceback candidates (Donaldson, Devers) busts (Bryant?), breakouts (Vlad the HoFer), prospects, etc. The position is ridiculously deep, particularly in points or OBP formats. I want to take a look at two guys at this Read more