Apr 10

Friday Daily MLB Lineup Discussion – Fanduel/FantasyPros Grand Slam

My first daily baseball lineup... not a ton of science at this stage, to be honest... but good logic.

I’ll be participating in Friday’s $250K Friday MLB Grand Slam as hosted by FanDuel, a part of the FantasyPros MLB DFAC (daily fantasy accuracy) contest – a bunch of their ‘experts’ competing against one another in a daily game competition until the All Star Break. I write this post for two reasons: one, as a …

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Apr 05

Rapid React: Craig Kimbrel Traded to the San Diego Padres

Craig Kimbrel was traded to San Diego in a surprise move, but his fantasy value remains intact (Photo: Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images North America).

The reaction is indeed rapid, and the discussion shall be fairly brief. For those who drafted Craig Kimbrel in the days preceding Sunday’s surprising deal, the move is good news. Kimbrel remains the same high velocity, solid closer he was in Atlanta but has immediately improved his team context. His K/9 numbers have been obnoxious …

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Apr 05

Your NHL Playoff Daily Games Guide is Here

Our friends at The Fake Hockey have launched an awesome new tool to help you prepare for your fantasy hockey playoffs. Click here to view the Fantasy Hockey Playoff Guide From TFH: The Fake Hockey team is pleased to bring your our 2015 Fantasy Hockey Playoff Guide with all the tools and information to aid in …

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Apr 04

Fantasy Baseball Middle Round Reaches

  Fantasy Baseball Middle Round Reaches At this point in the fantasy baseball season, our drafts are essentially over. You may have one left this weekend, and some folks prefer to allow rosters to settle and draft a few games into the season. Regardless, here is a look at a few bats and arms worth …

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Apr 03

Mark Trumbo set to provide value as the season approaches

Mark Trumbo is a good bet to crack his share of home runs if healthy (Photo: Christian Petersen/Getty Images North America).

I was asked to pen a bold predictions paragraph for the folks at FantasyPros as the season approaches, and it took me a while to develop my logic… but then, something both plausible and highly intriguing hit me as if it were delivered by the force of a 6’4″, 235 pound monster. Mark Trumbo is …

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Mar 30

Thinking ahead on Theo Riddick


There are a lot of dominoes left to fall across the NFL this offseason and the Detroit Lions’ offense has yet to come fully into focus, but with Jim Caldwell’s comments at ownership meetings last week its fun to think ahead. When discussing the departure of Reggie Bush after Caldwell’s first season in Detroit, the …

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Mar 25

Kris Bryant tops our 2015 Fantasy Baseball Rookie Rankings

 2015 Fantasy Baseball Rookie Rankings 1. Kris Bryant 3B, Chicago Cubs  (ECR 3B#12 – ADP #114) No surprise here that Bryant is atop the 2015 Fantasy Baseball Rookie Rankings. Kris Bryant‘s homers always seem to look like they were dropped out of a plane. http://t.co/te2iutyRYZ Today, No. 9 of the spring. — Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) March …

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Mar 20

Taijuan Walker rolling through four Spring starts

Taijuan Walker is following a strong 2014 with a great start to Spring (Photo: Bob Levey/Getty Images).

Spring numbers don’t really matter, right? Right. Except for when they do. One such situation is as it pertains to position and rotation battles, like the one that 22-year-old Mariners’ SP Taijuan Walker finds himself in against 26-year-old Roenis Elias.

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