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Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 9 (2020)
By Mario Mergola on September, 17th 2020

Congratulations! If you’re still reading this column with intent to use it for the final week of the 2020 fantasy baseball season, then you’re probably competing for a championship. This is it. Buckle up. As we’ve highlighted all season, anything … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 8 (2020)
By Mario Mergola on September, 10th 2020

All year, we’ve described this season as a “sprint.” We’ve reached the end. Technically, there is still one more week of baseball following Week 8, but we have officially passed the end of all fantasy regular seasons — for those … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 6 (2020)
By Mario Mergola on August, 28th 2020

Don’t look now, but the calendar is about to turn. August is giving way to September, and the home stretch is in view — both for the Major League Baseball season and our own fantasy campaigns. Typically, we enter September … read more »

2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Relief Pitchers
By Mario Mergola on July, 19th 2020

Due to the shortened MLB season, relief pitchers should be treated differently in 2020 fantasy baseball, and the value of these players can be sorted into eight distinct tiers.

2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Starting Pitchers
By Carmen Maiorano on July, 17th 2020

Cole SP1? Clevinger SP6? Carmen Maiorano breaks down the best options at starting pitcher for 2020.

2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Third Base
By Michael Waterloo on July, 16th 2020

If you fail to leave the draft with a third baseman that you’re happy with, you really, really had to try to mess up your draft. In fact, while it’s a stretch for a couple of them, you could fill out your entire lineup (not including catcher) with third base eligible players and feel pretty good about it.

2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Outfielders
By Andrew Gould on July, 14th 2020

Mike Trout no longer tops Andrew Gould’s updated 2020 outfield rankings.

2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Relief Pitchers
By Carmen Maiorano on July, 11th 2020

This shortened season creates a ton of uncertainty due to starters having to rebuild back up to their typical standards, giving middle relievers more opportunity than ever to vulture wins while compiling strong ratios.

2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Shortstop
By Michael Waterloo on July, 9th 2020

Shortstop is a very deep position in 2020 fantasy baseball, and there are values to be found in the early, middle, and late rounds of drafts.

2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Second Base
By Andrew Gould on July, 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 … read more »