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Ultimate Guide to Fantasy Baseball Auction Drafts (2021)
By Dan Harris on March, 18th 2021

Fantasy baseball auctions, or salary cap drafts as I’ll call them going forward, can be intimidating. With a snake draft, everyone knows what to expect. Oh sure, some players might go a few rounds before or after their average draft … read more »

12-Team Auction Mock Draft (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Mike Maher on March, 11th 2021

  The auction format seems to grow in popularity every year in the fantasy baseball community, and it’s easy to see why. Instead of randomized draft slots and hoping for the right players to fall to them at their spot, … read more »

$1 Auction Draft Targets (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Mike Maher on March, 6th 2021

  Fantasy sports keep growing in popularity, and we continue to see fantasy leagues expanding into different formats. While fantasy baseball leagues were dominated by your standard redraft rotisserie format years ago, there are now many different formats with an … read more »

12-Team Mock Auction Draft (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Mario Mergola on February, 21st 2021

Patience pays off when balancing your budget in an auction draft.

Auction Drafts: Bidding Tips and Tricks (Fantasy Baseball)
By Mario Mergola on June, 24th 2020

Beyond our fantasy football content, be sure to check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Football Tools as you navigate your season. From our Trade Analyzer – which allows you to instantly find out if a trade offer benefits you or your opponent – … read more »

5 Mistakes Auction Players Make on Draft Day (Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on May, 23rd 2020

The single biggest mistake fantasy baseball players make is not voting to make their draft an auction. It allows for more strategy, makes draft day that much more fun, and prevents whichever teams luck into the top three picks from … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Auction Strategies to Set You Up for Success
By Michael Waterloo on May, 8th 2020

Beyond our fantasy baseball content, be sure to check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Baseball Tools as you prepare for your draft this season. From our free mock Draft Simulator – which allows you to mock draft against realistic opponents – to our Draft … read more »

Stars and Scrubs Approach to Your Fantasy Baseball Auction
By Michael Waterloo on May, 7th 2020

Beyond our fantasy baseball content, be sure to check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Baseball Tools as you prepare for your draft this season. From our free mock Draft Simulator – which allows you to mock draft against realistic opponents – to our Draft … read more »

FantasyPros Baseball Podcast: Leading Off (5/1)
By FantasyPros Staff on May, 1st 2020

Welcome to another episode of the FantasyPros Baseball Podcast. The show is hosted by our own Dan Harris (@danharris80). He’ll be providing quick-hitting recaps of the previous day’s baseball action throughout the baseball season. With baseball looking more and more likely … read more »

12-Team Mock Auction (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Mario Mergola on March, 14th 2020

Patience. If the overall strategy of an auction can be condensed into one word, it would be “patience.” Patience in spending. Patience in nominating. Patience in budgeting. Need proof? I performed exactly one mock auction for this article. It graded … read more »