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Razzball   Feb 25th, 1:00pm ET
Welcome back to Hitter Profiles for the 2024 fantasy baseball season. With spring training officially kicking off, we are about to get a glimpse of what could be this season. This week we head over to the NL Central. The Central appears to be open for the...
RotoBaller   Feb 24th, 9:11am ET
There's some depth at the third base position in fantasy baseball this year. It might not be as deep as in years past, but 10 third basemen are going inside the top 85 in drafts this year.Some third basemen like Jose Ramirez, Austin Riley, Rafael Devers, and...
RotoBaller   Feb 24th, 9:08am ET
For the hitters in our fantasy baseball lineups, we want the best possible outcome from each one of their plate appearances in 2024. One of the best ways to predict hitters with the best outcomes is with Barrels. When MLB introduced the stat in 2016, they...
RotoBaller   Feb 23rd, 8:58am ET
The shortstop position has some elite fantasy options going early in drafts this year. Kansas City Royals shortstop Bobby Witt Jr. leads the position after a spectacular 30-home run, 96-RBI, 49-stolen bases season. Witt is currently going in the first round....
RotoBaller   Feb 21st, 12:38pm ET
One bust of a season can be enough rationale for fantasy baseball owners to steer clear of a player going forward. For others, it can open the door for a buy-low opportunity with hopes of a bounce-back return to form.However, it's realistic for us to understand...
RotoBaller   Feb 20th, 9:00am ET
Last week we highlighted several infielders in the 26-29 age bracket who could break out in 2024. Today, we shift to outfielders.The key to a successful draft is hitting on some players who may be undervalued by your peers in the draft room. You should always...
RotoBaller   Feb 20th, 7:30am ET
We recently looked at hitters who increased their BB% the most year-over-year, but now we want to look at hitters whose sweet spot percentage increased the most. Why this metric? Well, by looking at who has increased their sweet spot percentage, you might...
Razzball   Feb 19th, 2:00pm ET
As I’m sure some, (translation: none), of you already know, the RCU – or the Razzball Cinematic Universe as it is more formally known – is the moviemakers’ pinnacle of fantasy sports mediums. You’ve probably already seen the trailers...
RotoBaller   Feb 19th, 8:45am ET
Entering the 2024 MLB season, second base can be a tricky position to navigate in fantasy baseball. Some elite options are going in the first couple of rounds like Mookie Betts, Ozzie Albies, Marcus Semien, and Jose Altuve. But after that, the field thins...
Razzball   Feb 18th, 2:00pm ET
Welcome back to Hitter Profiles for the 2024 fantasy baseball season. This week we head over to the AL West. This division contains the former World Series champions as well as a team that can’t even find a home for the next three years. With three teams...
RotoBaller   Feb 17th, 9:00am ET
Teams have already reported to spring training, which means the MLB season is right around the corner. The first regular season series of the year will take place between the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres on March 20-21 in Seoul, South Korea.That...
RotoBaller   Feb 17th, 8:30am ET
When it comes to identifying potential fantasy value, one of the hardest things to do is to put faith in a player who burned you last season or who did not meet expectations. Even more complicated is figuring out which of those players have the chance to return...
RotoBaller   Feb 16th, 7:00am ET
In this article, we'll look at players' BB% from 2022 to 2023 to see who had the biggest increases. For this exercise, I first took out any hitter who did not collect at least 400 PA in 2023. Next, I eliminated anyone who did not rise to at least above league...
Razzball   Feb 15th, 1:17pm ET
In my last post two weeks back, we broke down six preseason collegiate risers for the 2024 MLB Draft. That list included prospects who are firmly in the discussion for the first round or two of this July's draft but were not initially included in my way-too-early...
RotoBaller   Feb 13th, 7:30am ET
It's never too early to start thinking about your fantasy baseball drafts. With the MLB season right around the corner, doing a little bit of research before your draft could go a long way.This article will go through which second basemen have a chance to...
RotoBaller   Feb 12th, 8:15am ET
A sleeper in fantasy can mean a lot of different things. It can mean a player who is undervalued in drafts, or it can mean a player who is going super late in drafts that you take a flier on. Either way, though, it's a player you take a chance on later in...
RotoBaller   Feb 12th, 7:30am ET
Sleepers and breakout candidates are popular topics as fantasy baseball managers prepare for their drafts. Hitting big on a player in the middle-to-late rounds can go a long way toward winning a title.Another key to winning a league might be avoiding players...
Razzball   Feb 11th, 2:00pm ET
Welcome back to Hitter Profiles for the 2024 fantasy baseball season. Last week we covered the NL West and this week we head over to the AL East. A division full of teams that all have postseason hopes, there are bound to be a bevy of fantasy assets for...
RotoBaller   Feb 11th, 8:00am ET
With spring training rapidly approaching, it's time for part one of my two-part series on using SIERA to identify pitchers with an ERA that was not truly reflective of their overall effectiveness. SIERA attempts to quantify the skills that underpin a pitcher's...
RotoBaller   Feb 9th, 7:30am ET
Over the years, ADP has become one of the most important aspects of having successful fantasy baseball drafts. I view ADP similarly to rostership percentage in DFS. You can differentiate yourself if you know when to eat the chalk or play contrarian. With ADP,...