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Razzball   May 24th, 3:01am ET
Cavan Biggio will be promoted today to join Vladimir Guerrero Jr. Soon, Bichette will join Guerrero and Biggio and the Jays' master plan to reunite the 2005 All-Star Game in the luxury boxes will be complete.  "How's Darin Erstad Jr. look?"  "More...
Razzball   May 22nd, 1:00pm ET
Especially in H2H, you really can never get enough starting pitching. I'm a firm believer that most of your bench spots should be utilized for having SPs. One, because it is frustrating trying to decide between what hitters to start and seeing stats sitting...
RotoBaller   May 18th, 12:00pm ET
There are plenty of strategies that fantasy managers explore in hopes of getting an advantage over their opponent. Heavy lineup, heavy starting pitchers, no catcher, all (or mostly) reliever staff, no reliever staff, etc. Even if you play a balanced lineup,...
Razzball   May 17th, 3:01am ET
MLB owners decided not signing free agents was too obvious. Everyone can see that in plain-sight. Passing around a championship belt that says you've spent the least on free agents? Too on the nose! So, MLB owners got together and decided en masse the...
Sporting News   May 16th, 3:03pm ET
Editor's Note: This is a FREE preview of Fantasy Alarm's MLB DFS Playbook. For full analysis every day and more ways to dominate your daily fantasy baseball competition, check out DFS site-specific advice and the rest of Fantasy Alarm's great season-long and...
Sporting News   May 15th, 3:40pm ET
We're working with an eight-game main MLB DFS slate today, but there are many great cheap pitching options from which to choose. Because you're likely going to have to pay up for pitchers on both FanDuel and DraftKings, we'll try to focus on a few more lower-cost...
numberFire   May 15th, 9:29am ET
Stacking the Astros was a go-to strategy on FanDuel. Which other players were popular?
Sporting News   May 14th, 2:32pm ET
We are working with a 12-game main MLB DFS slate today, and there a lot of good pitchers from which to choose. There are also some prime stacking opportunities for FanDuel and DraftKings contests, with top offenses like the Astros, Twins, and Cardinals facing...
Fake Teams   May 12th, 6:50pm ET
Heath checks in on the Fake Teams and Friends league and discusses some deep league adds. In March of this year we initiated the first ever Fake Teams and Friends fantasy baseball league. The format is TGFBI-styled, except the second catcher was swapped for...
Sporting News   May 9th, 4:11pm ET
We have a five-game main MLB DFS slate tonight, but there are still plenty of stars and value sleepers for DraftKings and FanDuel contests. Fortunately, there are no weather concerns, so check the lineups and win big. Watch ChangeUp, a new MLB live whip-around...
Sporting News   May 8th, 3:31pm ET
Wednesday features an eight-game main MLB DFS slate, but the lower end of the pitching spectrum isn’t great. I wrote up some of the players from the Rockies-Giants game, but it now looks like that one may get postponed because of rain and snow. Watch...
Sporting News   May 7th, 2:10pm ET
We're dealing with a big 13-game MLB DFS main slate today, so there are loads of hitting options. Make sure to trakc the Giants-Rockies game for weather updates, as that seems the most likely to have rain delays, but if it plays, almost all hitters are legit...
Sporting News   May 6th, 5:23pm ET
It's a nine-game main MLB DFS slate on Monday night, and the Fantasy Alarm Daily Fantasy Baseball Playbook focuses largely on value hitters since there are so many stud pitchers on the mound. Chances are, you'll need to save some money on offense, so Fantasy...
Fake Teams   May 6th, 10:18am ET
DANY COMIN FOR THAT THRONE I thought after the Battle of Winterfell we’d be allowed an episode of air before more chaos and craziness fell upon us and maybe we were for the first 40 or so minutes of the episode and then, BANG out of nowhere we take...
RotoBaller   May 4th, 10:29am ET
There are plenty of strategies that fantasy managers explore in hopes to get an advantage over their opponent. Heavy lineup, heavy starting pitchers, no catcher, all (or mostly) reliever staff, no reliever staff, etc. Even if you play a balanced lineup, injuries...
Sporting News   May 3rd, 2:53pm ET
We have a fantastic MLB DFS slate ahead of us on Friday night. As always when there's a Coors Field game, we're going to have to watch how we handle the hitters and their prices on DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo, but with 13 games, there are some interesting...
The Fantasy Fix   May 1st, 6:21pm ET
The fantasy baseball industry is lucky to have many analysts with interesting strategies up their sleeves to target players. One particular strategy I’ve enjoyed using over the years is K%+IFFB%-BB% to target pitchers. Strikeouts and the ability to induce...
Sporting News   Apr 30th, 4:52pm ET
We're gearing up for a big 15-game daily fantasy baseball slate Tuesday night. That usually makes things more fun in DraftKings and FanDuel contests, but we are dealing with a bunch of bad weather situations in Kansas City (Rays-Royals), Texas (Pirates-Rangers),...
The Fantasy Fix   Apr 30th, 1:31pm ET
The fantasy baseball industry is lucky to have many analysts with interesting strategies up their sleeves to target players. One particular strategy I’ve enjoyed using over the years is K%+IFFB%-BB% to target pitchers. Strikeouts and the ability to induce...
The Fantasy Fix   Apr 29th, 4:41pm ET
Tonight’s 9-game slate features two hurler priced at/over the $10,000 mark on DraftKings (Justin Verlander – $10,800 – @ MIN and Patrick Corbin – $10,200 vs. STL) and three additional arms above $9,000 (Kenta Maeda – $9,700 @...