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Hitters to Target in Deep Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Andrew Gould on June, 18th 2018

No matter the week and the highlighted waiver-wire pickups, second chances always serves as a primary takeaway. Players rarely develop on an easy-to-track linear level, and first showings often underwhelm. Four of the following five hitters were once considered top … read more »

7 Under-the-Radar Pickups (Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on June, 15th 2018

With the top catcher in fantasy baseball sitting under the Mendoza-line and mid-rotation starters being blown out of the water left and right, fantasy owners are scrambling for help at those two positions. Fortunately, this week offers some relief in … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Category Targets: Week 12
By Nick Shlain on June, 15th 2018

It’s Week 12 for Category Targets and as always, I’ll be using ownership percentages from ESPN leagues to give you mostly available options who can help in each of the 10 standard fantasy baseball categories. If you’re desperate for steals … read more »

Pitchers to Target in Deep Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Josh Shepardson on June, 13th 2018

This week’s pitching suggestions are an especially lightly-owned group. The highest ownership rate among them is a 22% ownership rate for a certain rookie right-hander at Yahoo!, but, otherwise, the rest are owned in under 15% of Yahoo! and ESPN … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 11
By Nick Mariano on June, 12th 2018

With roughly 40% of the baseball season in the books, I implore you to take a good, hard look at the standings, and then at your team, and then make some projections. They don’t have to be spreadsheets worthy of … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Category Targets: Week 11
By Nick Shlain on June, 7th 2018

It’s Week 11 for Category Targets and as always, I’ll be using ownership percentages from ESPN leagues to give you mostly available options who can help in each of the 10 standard fantasy baseball categories. If you’re desperate for steals … read more »

Pitchers to Target in Deep Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Josh Shepardson on June, 6th 2018

This week, every pitcher featured is a repeat visitor from a previous edition of Pitchers to Target in Deep Leagues. The highest ownership rate at either Yahoo! or ESPN sported by the quartet of hurlers included in this week’s piece is … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 10
By Nick Mariano on June, 5th 2018

Welcome, waiver-wire warriors. We’ve got a lot to digest with over two months’ worth of data in the books. Those of you in the upper third of your standings feel like you belong, while those at the bottom seek a … read more »

8 Under-the-Radar Pickups (Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on June, 1st 2018

Perhaps you’ve noticed that the majority of the teams in your league have five to seven players on the disabled list with only three or four DL spots allowed in the league. This should be a lesson to all that … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 9
By Nick Mariano on May, 29th 2018

We’ve nearly made it through the month of May and are fast approaching the “one-third” mark of the season. There’s a sense of excitement in the air as the projected Super Two deadline should pass as the calendar flips to … read more »