Fantasy Articles and Advice

Articles by Category: Weekly Planner
Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 21
By Josh Shepardson on August, 18th 2017

As the year winds down and the trade deadline has passed in many leagues, now’s a great time to remind gamers in keeper leagues who are out of contention that it’s not time to check out. The temptation might be … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 20
By Josh Shepardson on August, 11th 2017

There’s some good news on the health front for a few players featured in the Hitter Notes and Pitcher Notes below. As we enter the stretch run and near the fantasy playoffs in head-to-head leagues, now is as good of … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 19
By Josh Shepardson on August, 4th 2017

The MLB non-waiver trade deadline has come and gone, and there were some big moves (more on them to come in the player notes below). Of course, that doesn’t mean there won’t be more trades to come. The waiver trade … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 18
By Josh Shepardson on July, 28th 2017

The pitching landscape has been rather brutal this season as I’ve previously noted multiple times. It took a huge hit this week with injuries sustained by Stephen Strasburg and Clayton Kershaw (more on both below). The competition for streaming could … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 17
By Josh Shepardson on July, 21st 2017

David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle owners — or former owners, in many cases at this point — have to have been thoroughly disappointed by the deal sending the duo with Todd Frazier to the Yankees. The two former Pale Hose … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 16
By Josh Shepardson on July, 14th 2017

The All-Star break has finally come to a close, but the Cubs and White Sox utilized the days off from games to consummate a blockbuster deal. The Pale Hose shipped their lefty ace to the Cubs in return for four … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 13
By Josh Shepardson on June, 23rd 2017

A tweet from Rudy Gamble of Razzball caught my attention the other day. You can check out that tweet as well as his expanded thoughts in his replies to the initial tweet here. The tweet from Rudy cautions gamers against … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 12
By Josh Shepardson on June, 16th 2017

As I’ve brought up previously, now that we’ve reached the summer, prospects will be getting a look with their parent clubs. Prospect Derek Fisher wasted zero time making an impact upon his promotion to The Show. In his first game … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 11
By Josh Shepardson on June, 9th 2017

Last week, I opened with the harsh reality of replacing Mike Trout in fantasy lineups. This week, there’s no bad news like that to open with. There’s also no update on when the humidor will be completed and used at … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: Week 10
By Josh Shepardson on June, 2nd 2017

Last week was eventful, and unfortunately, that’s for the wrong reasons. Mike Trout injured his thumb seriously enough that it required surgery, and he’s expected to miss six-to-eight weeks. That’s a ton of lost production in roto leagues, and it’s … read more »