FantasyPros Baseball Podcast: Early Mock Draft + J.T. Realmuto’s Fantasy Value
Welcome to another episode of the FantasyPros Baseball Podcast. The show is hosted by our own Bobby Sylvester (@bobbyfantasypros). He’ll be interviewing featured experts and team correspondents who will provide insight throughout the baseball season.
The two big names in baseball have yet to sign, but J.T. Realmuto is on the move and we’re talking with FantasyPros writer, Dan Harris, on what the catcher’s value will be in 2019. News also broke about Francisco Lindor’s injury, but how much is his draft stock affected (12:00)? We’re running our first mock draft of the season from the 2 and 11 spots (15:43) and the first round kicks off with Mookie Betts and Chris Sale being taken. Despite shortstop being deeper this year, Xander Bogaerts could be worth your early pick (28:21), and if you miss out on a pitcher, find out why Josh James is Bobby’s must-have sleeper this year (32:27). Despite struggles and injuries, Dan plans on having shares of Chris Archer (44:47) and Yu Darvish (45:58) in multiple drafts. Find out who has the better mock draft to close the show (57:37).
Intro music courtesy of Absofacto.