Fantasy Baseball Preseason Rankings: Top 30 Second Basemen

Second base is a strongly team-altering position. There is a ton of talent, and many different ways you can attack the position to help your team. Do you need power and grab Dan Uggla? Do you need speed and grab Jemile Weeks? Do you jump the gun and grab Robbie Cano early? Jason Kipnis and [...]

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Fantasy Baseball Second Base Preview

“An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” Ben Franklin When I started this preview, I made a preliminary list to work off of and then started doing statistical research within that framework. My list has changed drastically since that initial one, and our collective view of the second base position should do the [...]

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AL Vs. NL: On The Offensive

Throughout my fantasy career, it has always been my practice to select as many American League players for my offense as I could possibly get my hands on. Conversely, I would always lean toward obtaining an almost National League-exclusive pitching roster. The logic is pretty simple: the AL has a reputation of possessing better hitters, not to [...]

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Regression & Bounce Back: Catcher

As we continue to break down positions it’s pretty clear that there’s a ton of variance from year to year. Timothy King is here to try and weather the storm, providing a “bounce-back” and “regression” guy for you to target or avoid in your drafts. Here are his picks for catcher! Bounce-back candidate: Brian McCann, [...]

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Carlos Santana

Carlos Santana: Which Half Will We See?

Carlos Santana has always seemed to follow in the footsteps of Matt Wieters (not including the fact that he was actually born a month earlier). When Keith Law ranked Wieters as his #1 prospect in 2009, Carlos Santana was a not-so-distant 13th. Divergently, Wieters entered the league that year while Santana spent another year and [...]

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Paul Konerko

Player Profile: Paul Konerko

There is one enormous misconception that a lot of sports fans seem to have, and I want to put it to rest: when an old athlete underperforms, it isn’t due to his age 100% of the time. When an old player underperforms in just half of a season, I’d say that’s doubly true. When David [...]

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Fantasy Baseball Preseason Rankings: Top 30 First Basemen

While Albert Pujols, Prince Fielder, and Joey Votto represent a triumvirate of studs at the 1B position, there’s a pretty steep drop off. Even just 5 years ago the back end of the top 10 was filled with studs, but now there are just question marks. That’s not to say that there aren’t many intriguing [...]

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Fantasy Baseball First Base Preview

By  Greg Jewett (@gjewett9) “The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is you will achieve the security you desire.” –Brian Tracy The quote above speaks to competition and preparation.  As we prepare for the upcoming baseball season we are told how [...]

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