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Articles by Category: Waiver Wire
Fantasy Baseball Two-Start Pitchers: 4/23 – 4/29
By Garion Thorne on April, 20th 2018

There comes a moment as a fantasy analyst where you just surrender yourself to the whims of the game. Generally, I find these moments usually involve statistical anomalies – whether they be BABIP related, strand rate related, or splits related … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Pitching Streamers: Week 4
By Brian Reiff on April, 20th 2018

We just passed the three-week mark of the 2018 season, and we can start to see some trends on the pitching side that are encouraging. Max Scherzer, Chris Sale, Corey Kluber, and Luis Severino are all in the top 10 … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Category Targets: Week 4
By Nick Shlain on April, 19th 2018

It’s Week 4 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 April, 18th 2018

This week, there are no relievers with starting pitcher eligibility included. It’s all about true starting pitchers. One hurler carries a 35% ownership rate at one of the fantasy baseball host sites, but because his ownership rate is only 10% … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 3
By Nick Mariano on April, 17th 2018

Welcome to the middle of April, where that itch of “is this cold start going to last all year” really starts to take hold. Also, where the literal cold start across the country has led to tons of postponed games … read more »

Hitters to Target in Deep Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Andrew Gould on April, 16th 2018

Unanticipated waiver-wire stars steer drafters to championships every year. While often impossible to foresee these breakthroughs, few obvious 2018 hero candidates have yet to surface. It takes time to unearth these gems and truly sniff the true breakouts from the … read more »

10 Under-the-Radar Waiver Pickups (Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on April, 13th 2018

With injuries and slumps, the waiver wire is already becoming many fantasy owners’ best friend. As is often the case, savvy managers will grab the top options off waivers before others can and that leaves what can appear to be … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Category Targets: Week 3
By Nick Shlain on April, 12th 2018

It’s Week 3 for Category Targets! 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 strikeouts and … read more »

Pitchers to Target in Deep Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Josh Shepardson on April, 11th 2018

Typically, I try to tout pitchers in this piece who are owned on under 20% of fantasy rosters. However, I’m slightly skirting my own rules to circle back to a flame-throwing youngster who was included in last week’s piece. Consider … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 2
By Nick Mariano on April, 10th 2018

With roughly 10 games of the 2018 baseball season in the books, it’s time to overreact and blindly extrapolate stats over the course of the full year! Just kidding, step away from that drop button. Early underperformers aside, there are … read more »