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Fake Teams | Oct 31st, 2:31pm
The Mets' Jacob deGrom had a fantastic season that led many of his fantasy owners to championships this year. Can he do it again next year? Let's find out how good he really is and what we can expect in 2015... New York Mets rookie Jacob deGrom came out of...
Fake Teams | Oct 31st, 4:57am
These starting pitchers were hardest to square up in 2014 Hard hit rate is an excellent stat to use to evaluate both hitters and pitchers because the harder a ball is hit, the more likely it results in strong offensive production. Pitchers who limit hard...
FanGraphs | Oct 29th, 5:15pm
After a breakout 2013 where Josh Donaldson hit .301/.384/.499 in 158 games, there was no shortage of vocal skeptics. The third baseman posted that strong triple slash in part due to his .333 BABIP, a rate unlikely to continue given his skillset and 6-foot,...
Fake Teams | Oct 29th, 11:00am
The prospect staff at Fake Teams continues their fantasy prospect rankings and system reviews with an in-depth look at the San Diego Padres, Just like last year, the prospect staff here at Fake Teams will be taking an in-depth look at each major league organization,...
FanGraphs | Oct 27th, 2:15pm
Were you to look at the dashboard stats on the player page of Nick Castellanos, you might be very concerned about his batting average next year. He hit just .259 despite a robust .326 BABIP because he struck out too much (24.2% K%). Because BABIP is less within...
Fake Teams | Oct 22nd, 5:00pm
Kazmir was a draft bargain in 2014 and went on to have a very good season, but next year he will not justify his draft slot. After missing all of the 2011 and 2012 seasons, Scott Kazmir resurfaced in 2013 as a Cleveland Indian and delivered a campaign that...
FanGraphs | Oct 21st, 6:15pm
Here’s my ballsiest, way-too-early, 2015 Fantasy Baseball Prediction: Trevor Cahill becomes a fantasy asset again at age 27: the magical-mystery-kind. For only the second time of his career last year, his FIP was sub-4.00, but his left-on-base rate...
Roto Rob | Oct 20th, 12:55am
With Tuukka Rask off to a shaky start, Svedberg has seen more action than expected, and he's been up to the challenge. Svedberg has been off the Fantasy radar until now, but he looked phenomenal in shutting out the Sabres Saturday -- in just his third career...