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Sabermetrics Glossary: wOBA
By Jon Anderson on January, 29th 2020

Weighted On-base Average (wOBA) has become one of the most frequently cited “sabermetrics” in baseball over the recent years. Like most of these advanced metrics, it is not nearly as complicated as it seems. wOBA is similar to on-base percentage … read more »

Fantasy Baseball: 10 Mistakes Not To Repeat From Last Year’s Draft
By Dan Harris on January, 29th 2020

It doesn’t matter how many years you’ve been playing fantasy sports. You always need to evolve. At one time, fantasy owners who realized that they should be looking at BABIP when evaluating a player’s batting average were well ahead of … read more »

FantasyPros Baseball Podcast: Early Mock Draft w/ Steve Gardner
By FantasyPros Staff on January, 28th 2020

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Play | Stitcher | SoundCloud | TuneIn 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. … read more »

Bobby Sylvester’s 2020 Fantasy Baseball Rankings (January)
By Bobby Sylvester on January, 28th 2020

It’s that time of the year, friends, where fantasy baseball is right around the corner and it is time to start thinking about our drafts. Today, I’ll give you my top 275 player rankings with positional tabs to sort through … read more »

Corey Seager: Undervalued Asset (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Matthew Williams on January, 28th 2020

Corey Seager is a name that draws a vast array of differing opinions. It was only four seasons ago when he was crowned the NL Rookie of the Year and finished third in the MVP voting. This pushed Seager into … read more »

2020 Fantasy Baseball Mock Draft (Points)
By Max Freeze on January, 28th 2020

It’s another cold winter day (at least for me in the Midwest), so why not do another mock draft? This time I went with a points format instead of the standard 5×5 rotisserie scoring league. You can check out my … read more »

H2H Categories vs. Points Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Dan Harris on January, 28th 2020

Although there’s been a push recently to spice things up a bit in fantasy football, the scoring system remains pretty easy to understand. Sure, you might throw in additional points-per-reception for tight ends, give bonuses for big plays or yardage … read more »

Sabermetrics Glossary: Launch Angle
By Jon Anderson on January, 28th 2020

Every batted ball in a baseball game is hit at a certain angle, and Major League Baseball has been tracking all of those angles for all games since the 2015 season. This is one of the easier advanced statistics to … read more »

National League Arizona Fall League Players To Target (Fantasy Baseball)
By Bernie Pleskoff on January, 28th 2020

In a previous article, American League players from the 2019 Arizona Fall League worthy of consideration for fantasy teams were discussed. Today, the focus is on National League players that caught the attention of this old scout in the 2019 … read more »

Nicholas Castellanos Signs with Cincinnati Reds: Fantasy Baseball Impact
By Josh Shepardson on January, 27th 2020

The Reds are making win-now moves, and the latest might seem a bit odd at first blush. They’ve agreed to a four-year deal with Nicholas Castellanos, adding another quality hitter to their lineup. Castellanos is an outfielder (limited to playing … read more »