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 | Jan 26th, 6:09pm ET
Who doesn’t love an early Fantasy Baseball 2015 Experts Mock Draft? … Besides the terrorists. Really though, if they’d just give it a chance … You’re already familiar with our 30-site extravaganza we’ve put together with...
Fake Teams | Jan 26th, 5:44pm ET
Despite a big increase in 2014 production, don't expect similar things from Martin in 2015 In 2014, at 31 years old, Russell Martin enjoyed the best season of his career. In 460 PA, Martin achieved heights he’s never reached before, including an incredible...
Fake Teams | Jan 26th, 4:00pm ET
Will Yasmani Grandal be the next catcher to break out? After 2007 first-round draft pick Devin Mesoraco launched 25 home runs to pace the catcher position in 2014, many will be on the lookout for that next catcher to break out. Yasmani Grandal, a 2010 first...
FanGraphs | Jan 26th, 3:37pm ET
Over the last couple of weeks a few of my fellow writers here are FanGraphs have been going over some draft strategies. This week, I am going to step through my exact process for a draft. On Thursday night, I will be joining a few fantasy writers for a 15...
RotoBaller | Jan 26th, 1:25pm ET
After flirting with the Astros and almost ending up in Houston, starting pitcher Ryan Vogelsong has decided to return to the defending World Series Champions, inking a one-year, $4 million deal to remain a Giant for the fifth year in a row. The contract is...
RotoBaller | Jan 26th, 1:22pm ET
After playing for only two teams throughout his decorated 14-year career, Ichiro Suzuki has agreed to join a third, agreeing on a one-year, $1 million deal, plus incentives, with the Miami Marlins. Suzuki established himself as one of the best hitters of an...
Fake Teams | Jan 26th, 1:00pm ET
Travis d'Arnaud emerged at the end of 2014 as a useful fantasy catcher. What is his outlook for 2015? Before I get a bunch of angry comments in French (you know who you are), I know d'Arnaud is not French for "upside." It is obviously French for "the Arnaud."...
Rotoprofessor | Jan 26th, 12:30pm ET
by Eric Stashin (aka The Rotoprofessor) On Friday night the news broke that Sean Doolittle would miss the start of the 2015 season due to a slight tear in his rotator cuff.  The exact timeframe for his return is not yet known, but obviously the
FanGraphs | Jan 26th, 12:15pm ET
Last week I ran the 2015 Steamer projections for starting pitchers through Zach Sanders’ Fantasy Value Above Replacement system and compared them to early NFBC ADP data to identify some possible bust candidates....
Baseball Professor | Jan 26th, 11:00am ET
Matt Holliday and Father Time are set for another stare-down in 2015. Which do we think blinks first?
The Fantasy Fix | Jan 26th, 10:45am ET
Ask any of Brian McCann’s fantasy owners from the 2014 season what they thought of his performance, and the stank eye you’ll get is the only response you’ll need. He finished the season with 23 homers, which extended his streak of reaching...
RotoBaller | Jan 26th, 10:44am ET
  Kevin Gausman – Worth the Hype in 2015? Sporting a fastball that averages 95 mph and often sits just shy of 100, and a splitter that misses bats at a high rate, Kevin Gausman will likely be a popular sleeper pick in 2015 fantasy baseball...
FanGraphs | Jan 26th, 10:15am ET
Next Saturday at 11:59 pm ET is the ottoneu keeper deadline. It’s time to complete your trades and trim the fat from your roster. If you’ve followed my advice, you haven’t cut anybody since the end of the season. You can start...
Baseball Professor | Jan 26th, 9:00am ET
Think you've got a no-doubt Yasmany Tomas projection for 2015? Well then we're hiring.
FanGraphs | Jan 26th, 8:15am ET
A year ago, I took our batted ball distance and HR/FB rate analysis to its final step. Armed with additional metrics from our in-house math ninja Jeff Zimmerman, I published an equation to predict a hitter’s home run per fly ball rate, which I cleverly...
RotoBaller | Jan 26th, 8:00am ET
BALLER MOVE: Target in Late Rounds if Given A Rotation Spot ANALYSIS: As a spot starter and long reliever, Yusmeiro Petit logged 117 innings with a 3.69 ERA in 2014, setting an MLB record for consecutive batters retired in the process. As a result, his name...
The Fantasy Fix | Jan 26th, 7:45am ET
As it turns out, there is no position as volatile as center field. A part of that volatility comes in the form of picking which outfield position in which to put some players. Nine times out of ten it’s easy. Most players play one position...
FanGraphs | Jan 26th, 7:15am ET
If you’ve been wishing current Steamer projections were turned into fantasy values, wish no more, as I have done the work for you. Below you’ll find the top 100 players for next year based on current Steamer projections, calculated using the...
Mr. Cheatsheet | Jan 26th, 7:00am ET
Finding the ultimate fantasy sleepers each year is a tricky business but it's a vital part of winning championships. On top of that, finding a sleeper pitcher is even more tricky than just finding an undervalued hitter. Most leagues are only starting five...
Baseball Professor | Jan 26th, 7:00am ET
If you're fishing for one of 2015's top rookies, you should be casting your line in LA.