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RotoBaller   Apr 19th, 11:19am ET
Injuries aside, starting pitchers have blown up the ratios. That's especially true for some higher-end starting pitchers based on ADP and expectations, including Jesus Luzardo, Luis Castillo, George Kirby, and Chris Sale. One quick way to examine whether the...
RotoBaller   Apr 11th, 7:30am ET
We've had 16 pitchers in the top-200 picks of NFBC ADP injured in the first week or so, with Sonny Gray as the only pitcher returning from an injury. Meanwhile, seven hitters inside the top 200 in ADP have been injured to begin the season. It's been brutal...
RotoBaller   Mar 27th, 1:40pm ET
Hello RotoBallers, welcome to our new article about three potential post-hype hitters about to break out earlier than their prime.A player enters their "prime" around age 28, so we will only look at players aged 25 or under. All hitters discussed have high...
RotoBaller   Mar 26th, 9:03pm ET
BALLER MOVE: Target in drafts ~pick 114CURRENT ADP: ~156ANALYSIS: Cincinnati Reds infielderChristian Encarnacion-Strand earned his call-up after crushing 52 long balls over a year and a half in the minors. He didn't disappoint the Reds by batting .270 with...
RotoBaller   Mar 23rd, 11:45am ET
The worst mistake fantasy managers can make in a fantasy baseball draft is taking a chance on a player in the early rounds that winds up busting. Whether the player gets injured or has a poor year at the plate, it's hard to recover from. That's especially...
RotoBaller   Mar 23rd, 10:15am ET
"Breakout" is a common term in the fantasy community during the draft season to describe young players who have the potential to succeed in the upcoming season and produce well above their average draft position.These players are usually relatively young and...
RotoBaller   Mar 22nd, 12:30pm ET
When looking at certain fantasy baseball players' worth, one area to look at is the average draft position (ADP). While you will want to keep your league settings in mind while trying to grasp how other managers are drafting, looking at a player's ADP can...
RotoBaller   Mar 22nd, 11:45am ET
The second base position has some elite options at the start of fantasy drafts this year. Mookie Betts, Ozzie Albies, Marcus Semien, and Jose Altuve are all going within the first three rounds.Betts is the most valuable of the bunch since he is going top five...
RotoBaller   Mar 22nd, 9:53am ET
BALLER MOVE: Target in drafts ~pick 171CURRENT ADP: ~183 overallANALYSIS: Jose Alvaradowas awesome last year. He pitched to a 1.74 ERA, 2.82 xERA, and 1.16 WHIP with a 37 percent strikeout rate. The issue is he picked up just 10 saves as he took a backseat...
RotoBaller   Mar 22nd, 9:33am ET
BALLER MOVE: Target in drafts ~pick 203CURRENT ADP: ~346ANALYSIS: At Jake Fraley's ADP, he might be the best pick of the draft for the remainder of spring training. With Noelvi Marteout for 80 games due to suspension andTJ Friedlsuffering a fractured wrist,...
RotoBaller   Mar 22nd, 7:00am ET
Once a fantasy baseball draft gets going, it's all too easy to fall into the trap of looking at a guy's numbers and trusting that's who he is. In truth, just as many players perform to their 30th or 70th percentiles as their 50th. You can't always believe...
RotoBaller   Mar 21st, 2:32pm ET
Last time, we examined hitter risers and fallersin ADP. Now, we'll look at pitcher risers and fallers. The ADP market is sharp, but it doesn't mean we should automatically align with a riser or faller. One quick example came from my previous article. Wyatt...
RotoBaller   Mar 21st, 12:15pm ET
A couple of weeks ago, I gave a rundown of our third base rankings and tiers. Player by player, I went down the list and briefly touched on what they accomplished in 2023 and what might be in store for the season ahead. For the most part, there were no big...
RotoBaller   Mar 21st, 11:31am ET
BALLER MOVE: Target in drafts ~pick 274CURRENT ADP: ~353ANALYSIS: With Cincinnati Reds outfielderTJ Friedl(wrist) set to open the 2024 season on the injured list with a fractured right wrist,Will Benson could see additional playing time to start the season,...
RotoBaller   Mar 21st, 11:23am ET
BALLER MOVE: Target in drafts ~pick 185CURRENT ADP: ~276ANALYSIS: Tyler O'Neill didn't have a great 2023, slashing .231/.312/.403 with nine homers and five steals over 266 PAs. Injuries cost him some time, but the Cardinals also benched O'Neill regularly when...
RotoBaller   Mar 21st, 11:10am ET
BALLER MOVE: Target in drafts ~pick 125CURRENT ADP: ~199ANALYSIS: Jarren Duran is having a solid Spring training so far and continues to move up the draft boards, but is still being underdrafted according to our RotoBaller rankings.Last season, he recorded...