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RotoBaller | Jul 2nd, 6:30am ET
BALLER MOVE: Stash in Deep Leagues OWNED IN: 4% of Fleaflicker Leagues ANALYSIS: After a few years of ups and downs, J.J. Hoover seems to have really found his rhythm. So far this season Hoover has a 5-0 record, one save, six holds, a 1.53 ERA, a 2.97 FIP,...
Yahoo! Sports | Jul 2nd, 2:44am ET
Here are 10 DFS recommendations for Thursday but be sure to double-check the weather and lineups before first pitch approaches. Max Scherzer, SP, at Atl (Banuelos), $12500 at FanDuel: As usual, I’ll recommend paying up for a top pitcher, especially...
Fake Teams | Jun 30th, 12:00pm ET
Clayton Kershaw's ERA has jumped up about 1.5 runs from last year, from 1.77 to 3.20, which isn't what a fantasy owner had in mind when drafting him in the first round this year. xFIP indicates that Kershaw is essentially performing the same as last year:...
FanGraphs | Jun 30th, 8:15am ET
As you are likely (hopefully) aware, I’m not a fan of small sample size analysis. In fact, it could be argued that I’m far too patient, requiring the sample size to be quite significant before I change my opinion/projection on a player. But a pitcher’s...
Fake Teams | Jun 30th, 5:00am ET
I list 3 salary relief options and 4 more expensive options for today's game. Reminder: Always double check the lineup card before rosters lock to make sure that a player you've chosen to roster is playing...
FanGraphs | Jun 29th, 11:02pm ET
• Koji Uehara entered ninth in a 3-1 game tonight, and closed the door against the Blue Jays for his 17th save. Uehara has had a few hiccups this season but he’s still putting in a fine year with a 3.00/2.50/3.45 ERA/FIP/xFIP line in 27 innings...
Razzball | Jun 29th, 2:00pm ET
The ESPYS are coming soon, so I decided it might be time to nominate some relief pitchers for mid-season hardware and steal a little bit of ESPN's ESPYS thunder (that's just wrong on more than one level) in the process.  Anyway, I'll soon be handing an...
Fake Teams | Jun 29th, 5:00am ET
I list 5 hitting options and 1 pitching option for today's game. Reminder: Always double check the lineup card before rosters lock to make sure that a player you've chosen to roster is playing that ...
Yahoo! Sports | Jun 28th, 10:40pm ET
Nolan Arenado has been the No. 1 overall fantasy player over the past month, and it’s not even close. He’s scored in 12 consecutive games, totaling 17 runs, eight homers and 17 RBI over those dozen contests. Arenado is on pace to finish with 53...
Razzball | Jun 28th, 12:00pm ET
  I almost went with Mark Wahlberg's rendition here but I thought, nah, I ain't gonna make your ears bleed. I'll just gif it and be done. Just realize you did it to yourself if you clicked that. Ample warning was given. But back to the point:...
Fake Teams | Jun 28th, 11:32am ET
Ray offers his take on the Mets promotion of another one of their top pitching prospects Steven Matz. The Mets have officially promoted top pitching prospect Steven Matz to pitch in today's game vs the Reds. Matz has pitched well in AAA and is the last of...
Fake Teams | Jun 28th, 10:00am ET
Ranking and tiering the two-start pitchers in Week 13, including Kyle Hendricks, Mike Montgomery and Kendall Graveman. Just when things were starting to turn around (again), Charlie Morton implodes against the Nationals, giving up nine runs in less than...
Razzball | Jun 27th, 12:15pm ET
Yankees outfielder Chris B. Young has been on fire in the past week and Krispie's monster week culminated in last nights 3-hit performance including a 3-run homer run, his ninth. Ol' Young has got himself a nine game hitting streak, with two homers, two stolen...
Fake Teams | Jun 26th, 3:00pm ET
There isn't much to get excited about with the Brewers right now. Gerardo Parra isn't one of those things. But he could end up with some fantasy relevance if the team goes full fire sale. If you're a White Sox fan, this season has been frustrating, but you...
FanGraphs | Jun 25th, 8:15am ET
If you guessed this post might relate to BABIP, you would be right. Last year, the highest BABIP by a qualified start in either league was .339, followed by four between .320 and .330. This season, the Major League average BABIP for starters sits at .297,...
Yahoo! Sports | Jun 25th, 4:18am ET
Here are 10 DFS recommendations for Thursday but be sure to double-check the weather and lineups before first pitch approaches. Charlie Blackmon, OF, vs. Ari (De La Rosa), $4600 at FanDuel: During his current seven-game home stand, he’s batting...
Yahoo! Sports | Jun 24th, 1:49pm ET
O's hot corner Manny Machado, currently the No. 4 ranked 3B in fantasy, is on pace for 30 home runs and 25 steals. Can the 22-year-old breakout star deliver at least something close to that pace the rest of the way -  O/U final '15 tally of 24.5 home...
FanGraphs | Jun 24th, 12:15pm ET
It took a dominant 11-strikeout, zero-walk performance from Taijuan Walker for the fantasy world to finally take notice of him. I don’t have ownership trend data to exemplify this, but I do have an anecdote: he was available in every league I’m...
Fake Teams | Jun 24th, 12:00pm ET
Two of the best baseball follows on twitter, Jonah Keri and D.J. Short, recently termed Luis Valbuena's season perfectly: weird. Weirdest hitter of 2015 -- Luis Valbuena: .245 ISO .185 AVG .165 BABIP 17 HR — Jonah Keri (@jonahkeri) June 21, 2015 Luis...
Razzball | Jun 24th, 3:01am ET
For one day, let's put our troubles away and bask in Nolan Arenado. No, I want you to shove your troubles further under the rug than they usually are. Here, give me your high school depantsing, the girl that dumped you the day before prom, you walking in...