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Behavioral Science and Fantasy Baseball: Availability Bias
By Michael Waterloo on February, 28th 2021

  Last month, I started a series here at FantasyPros about behavioral science and thinking, and how we are able to to apply different cognitive biases and ways that our brains work to fantasy baseball. You can read Part 1 … read more »

Prospect News Roundup: Jarred Kelenic, Alex Kirilloff, Andrew Vaughn, MacKenzie Gore (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Brendan Tuma on February, 27th 2021

Welcome everyone to the first “Prospect News Roundup” of the season! I’ll be doing these intermittently throughout the year, highlighting anything I find particular noteworthy related to prospects. These notes will be for fantasy managers in both redraft and dynasty … read more »

On-Base Percentage Leagues Primer (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Jon Anderson on February, 27th 2021

  The industry standard fantasy baseball league has five offensive categories: runs scored, home runs, runs batted in, stolen bases, and batting average. Lots of rankings systems are based on this setup. However, lots of leagues tweak this a bit … read more »

What To Expect From Pitchers With Small 2020 Innings Samples (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Jon Anderson on February, 27th 2021

  We are in quite a strange spot here when trying to speculate about how starting pitchers will perform in 2021. We saw no more than 84 regular season innings from any pitcher last year, giving us very limited data … read more »

High Risk/High Reward Hitters (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Jon Anderson on February, 26th 2021

  There are two general ways you can go when investing for the future. You can take your money and go big, throwing a lot in an investment that could either hit the moon in a month or crash to … read more »

Top Multi-Position Players (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Mike Maher on February, 26th 2021

  Multi-position players allow for roster and lineup flexibility in fantasy baseball, and they give fantasy managers more options when evaluating the waiver wire and trade market, as well. In 2021, the multi-position player landscape may look very different, depending … read more »

12-Team Mock Draft: Early Pick (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Andrew Gould on February, 26th 2021

You can’t go wrong with any of the top-five hitting studs to start a 2021 fantasy baseball draft.

Don’t Draft These 9 Overvalued Players (Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on February, 25th 2021

Come check out which players our featured analysts think are overvalued.

2021 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Shortstop
By Michael Waterloo on February, 25th 2021

  Shortstop is, once again, the most loaded position in the draft. You’ll see them broken down into tiers below, but there are 24 players who you could be happy with as your starting shortstop. Yet the double shortstop approach … read more »

Consensus Ranking Analysis: Late February (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Andrew Gould on February, 25th 2021

Andrew Gould examines the Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) to find players he likes more or less than the rest.