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Fantasy Baseball Two-Start Pitchers: Week 18
By Michael Waterloo on July, 30th 2021

There are slow deadlines, and then there was what we saw at the trade deadline this year. I’m writing this at 7 a.m. Friday morning, six hours ahead of the actual deadline, and we’ve already seen far more players – … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Category Analysis: Harrison Bader, Robbie Grossman, Daulton Varsho
By Austin Lowell on July, 30th 2021

There’s a lot to digest with so many players on the move. There has already been a whirlwind of trades, and the deadline is still a few hours away. Despite all the chaos, it’s our job to sift through all … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 18 (2021)
By Josh Shepardson on July, 30th 2021

Next week, three teams draw the short stick with only five games scheduled. At the other end of the spectrum is one team with eight games. Sandwiched in the middle, 13 teams are scheduled for six games, and 13 have … read more »

Statcast Review: DJ LeMahieu, Zach Davies, Eugenio Suarez
By Mike Maher on July, 28th 2021

This week, we’re going to focus on the Swing & Take leaderboards and the Run Value numbers that come with them. The way Run Value works is this: every pitch is assigned one of four zones and a run value based on its outcome (ball, strike, home run, etc)

Depth Chart Review: Injured Studs, Trades, and Minor-League Call-ups
By Corbin Young on July, 27th 2021

Over the weekend, we had a few young pitchers have decent games in Daniel Lynch, Touki Toussaint, and Matt Manning. Last week, the Rays made a couple of trades that involved Nelson Cruz and Rich Hill – two valuable veterans … read more »

10 Burning Questions: Enrique Hernandez, Adam Frazier, Touki Touissant (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Travis Cain on July, 27th 2021

By now, many fantasy baseball leagues only have 4-5 weeks left in the regular season. The playoff race has officially tightened up, and every week is increasingly important. Wins are a must, and I hope these 10 burning questions I … read more »

Buy Low, Sell High: Paul Goldschmidt, Frankie Montas, Nolan Arenado (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Paul Ghiglieri on July, 27th 2021

Each week in this column, we will continue to look at players through the lens of advanced metrics and various statistical trends to discover which players are underachieving or overachieving in the hopes of identifying potential trade targets or those … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Risers & Fallers: Chris Taylor, Harrison Bader, Touki Toussaint, Kevin Gausman
By Jon Mathisen on July, 26th 2021

Welcome to the Fantasy Baseball Risers and Fallers article for Week 17 (7/19 – 7/25). I will be covering some of the hottest and coldest players in baseball over the last week. This column aims to provide insight into the … read more »

Week 17 Quick Grades (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Mike Maher on July, 24th 2021

Greetings, friends, and welcome to Week 17 of the Fantasy Baseball Quick Grades series. The unofficial “second half” (post-All-Star break period) is underway, and we’re already starting to see players moved ahead of next week’s MLB trade deadline. Rich Hill … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 17 (2021)
By Josh Shepardson on July, 23rd 2021

The scheduled games for teams next week are all over the map. Five teams are scheduled for a week-low five games, 12 are scheduled for six games, 11 have seven on the docket, and two have a week-high eight games.