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4 Prospects To Draft In Redraft Leagues (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Brendan Tuma on February, 17th 2021

For anyone who listened to “Leading Off” back in the summer of 2019, you might remember me as the behind-the-scenes producer constantly nagging Dan Harris to give more air time to discussing prospects (speaking of the show, more to come … read more »

12 Rookies Who Are Worth Stashing or Overhyped (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on February, 17th 2021

  Over the past couple of weeks our writers have been discussing hitters and pitchers who are either potential breakouts or bust candidates. Today, the focus shifts towards rookies. Note that due to the shortened season, both rookie and prospect … read more »

Navigating the Shiny Toy Syndrome Using THE BAT Projections
By Michael Waterloo on February, 7th 2021

We all love new things ‚Ķ until we don’t. It’s like what you hear parents say a week after Christmas when their kid(s) say they are bored. “You have all of these new gifts you got last week; how can … read more »

Unheralded Prospects To Target In Dynasty Leagues (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Brendan Tuma on February, 2nd 2021

Sometimes in dynasty leagues it can be impossible to trade for high-end prospects. Fantasy managers are almost always going to overrate their own players, and this is especially the case when it comes to dreaming on the most talented youngsters … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Dynasty Trade Value Chart: February Edition (2021)
By Michael Waterloo on February, 1st 2021

As dynasty leagues continue to gain traction within the fantasy baseball community, the growth of great content around dynasty leagues continues to grow, too. One aspect that we realized was missing last year was a dynasty trade chart. You can … read more »

Top 5 Prospects at Pitcher (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Josh Shepardson on January, 26th 2021

This year’s top-five pitching prospects features a pair of starters I’ve ranked inside my top-40 and three more within the top-70. The top duo’s separated by only one spot in my fantasy pitcher re-draft rankings, and they’re best viewed as … read more »

Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Prospects: Outfielders (2021)
By Josh Shepardson on January, 24th 2021

The outfield offers a few prospects with 2021 fantasy potential. Four of the five outfielders included in this space spent time in The Show last year. The headliner is a postseason star who came up just short of carrying his … read more »

Brendan Tuma’s Top 100 Prospects (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Brendan Tuma on January, 23rd 2021

We all have our reason for playing fantasy sports. Maybe your college buddies started a league, and it’s a great way for everyone to stay connected. For others, perhaps the interest came from wanting to understand these sports on a … read more »

3 Prospects To Sell In Dynasty Leagues (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Brendan Tuma on January, 22nd 2021

Ordinarily, I’d do my best to limit this list to players who had yet to make their big league debut. Those are the players I mostly associate with the word “prospect.” However, the COVID-19 pandemic wiped out the 2020 minor … read more »

Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Prospects: Catcher (2021)
By Josh Shepardson on January, 22nd 2021

The pandemic¬†erased the 2020 minor-league season. The result is a strange year for evaluating prospects, with some top youngsters spending a significant portion of the year at their respective team’s alternate training site and others training on their own. One … read more »