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2019 MLB Top Amateur Prospects
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By Bobby Sylvester on January, 23rd 2019

This time two years ago, no one in dynasty owned, let alone heard of some of today’s top prospects including Jo Adell, Keston Hiura, Brendan McKay, MacKenzie Gore, Hunter Greene and Royce Lewis. If you could snatch up all those names … read more »

Post-Hype Players to Target in Dynasty Leagues (2019 Fantasy Baseball)
By Andrew Gould on January, 22nd 2019

Fantasy baseball managers will take drastic measures to stockpile prospects and draft picks in dynasty leagues. Yet these desired gems often become expendable the minute they underwhelm at the major league level. Opportunistic owners could have exploited this impatience last … read more »

Top 20 First-Year Player Draft Rankings (Fantasy Baseball)
By on January, 21st 2019

Fantasy baseball doesn’t stop for dynasty league players. It’s a year-round affair, but it really picks up after the end of the NFL regular season. One of the big annual events is the first-year player draft. Now, these can occur … read more »

Categories League Primer (Fantasy Baseball)
By Dan Harris on January, 18th 2019

The rotisserie format is still the most common type of fantasy baseball league. You do battle with everyone in your league for the entire year, trying to accumulate the best stats in 10 different categories over thousands of at-bats and … read more »

25 Prospects to Help You Win Your League (Fantasy Baseball)
By on January, 17th 2019

When we shift the discussion from dynasty leagues to redraft leagues, we have to change out lenses, especially where prospects are concerned. In your dynasty leagues, you’ll want to grab the next Vladimir Guerrer, Jr. or Wander Franco, where you … read more »

33 MLB Prospects Who Will Breakout in 2019
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By Bobby Sylvester on January, 17th 2019

A friend of mine finally started playing dynasty baseball and he can’t stop raving about his league. I know the feeling. There is nothing closer to being a sports GM than deep dynasty fantasy baseball. If you haven’t tried it … read more »

9 Offseason Fallers (2019 Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on January, 16th 2019

While the two big fish, Manny Machado and Bryce Harper, remain unsigned, we saw two other notable hitters, Yasmani Grandal and D.J. LeMahieu, find new homes on Monday with the Brewers and Yankees, respectively. Other noteworthy acquisitions that occurred since … read more »

Early 2019 Fantasy Baseball Mock Draft
By Carmen Maiorano on January, 16th 2019

#BryceWatch/#MannyWatch is almost over! That means that mock drafts can officially begin. This is secretly (or not so secretly) one of my favorite times of the year — mock season. If you start early enough, like say, January 15, you … read more »

FantasyPros Baseball Podcast: Rookies & Dynasty Prospects
By FantasyPros Staff on January, 15th 2019

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. Steve Gardner from USA Today joins … read more »

Points League Primer (Fantasy Baseball)
By Dan Harris on January, 15th 2019

Even die-hard fantasy baseball players will concede that fantasy football is a much more enjoyable game. The vast majority of fantasy baseball leagues are rotisserie style – half your league is out of contention by August, and the other half … read more »