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Articles by Category: Strategy
How to Deal with Positional Scarcity in Straight & Snake Drafts (Fantasy Baseball)
By Mario Mergola on February, 15th 2020

Fantasy drafts are usually judged through the lens of value. We obsess not only about the players we want to select but when to select them. Too early and we think we paid too much. Too late and it’s… well… … read more »

In Defense of a Pitcher-Heavy Draft Strategy (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Jon Anderson on February, 14th 2020

There is no real “right way” to draft. A fantasy draft is a living, breathing thing. The outlook for your team changes with every player taken. Your strategy is based on all kinds of variables, some of which are constantly … read more »

Spring Training Statistics that Matter (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Jon Anderson on February, 13th 2020

It is finally that glorious time of year when professional baseball players are playing baseball games again. Happy spring training season everyone! Today we will try to answer the timeless question: “Do spring training statistics matter?” The answer to this, … read more »

Strategy Tips: Beginning, Middle, and End of Drafts (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Paul Ghiglieri on February, 10th 2020

Welcome to the third entry of our draft strategy series. In this edition, we will look at how to approach drafting in the middle of the early, mid, and late rounds. A lot of this depends on your league format and … read more »

Roto vs. H2H: How Does Your Strategy Change? (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Paul Ghiglieri on February, 9th 2020

In a previous article, we reviewed the two most popular head-to-head (H2H) formats in fantasy baseball, points and categories leagues. In this space, the goal will be to compare the key differences between fantasy baseball’s original and most classic format … read more »

Rapid Reaction: Fantasy Baseball Impact of Mookie Betts Trade
By FantasyPros Staff on February, 5th 2020

The Boston Red Sox made a major splash Tuesday night, dealing superstar outfielder Mookie Betts to the Los Angeles Dodgers in a three-team, five-player blockbuster that sent shockwaves through the fantasy baseball world. With Betts and David Price headed to … read more »

H2H Strategy: Category vs. Points Leagues (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Paul Ghiglieri on February, 4th 2020

Rotisserie baseball will always be the standard and preferred format for many fantasy baseball players. However, with the rise of fantasy football, head-to-head formats have continued to evolve across the diamond. The thrill of a one-on-one matchup each week has … read more »

Early ADP Analysis Using Steamer Projections: Starting Pitchers (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Jon Anderson on February, 3rd 2020

Hello readers, welcome back! After reviewing hitters, in this post, we are going to take a look at the Steamer projections for starting pitchers and analyze average draft position (ADP) to see if we can identify some good and bad … read more »

Players to Avoid Based on Luck Factor Analysis (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Jon Anderson on February, 1st 2020

Luck is a big factor in baseball; there are a lot of events out of a hitter or pitcher’s control. In this article, we will go through a few statistical categories covering such situations and point out players that may … 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 »