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Razzball   Feb 22nd, 2:00pm ET
     All those B's in the title got me bobbing my head to this. Man, I can listen to that song all day. Anyways, back to the order at hand. In preseason NFBC drafts, Jackie Bradley Jr. is being selected, on average, with the 146th overall...
Yahoo! Sports   Feb 16th, 3:39pm ET
Miguel Cabrera tells Mike Trout, “I’m still a first-rounder” (AP)The last 11 years have been a renaissance for Detroit baseball. The Tigers have five playoff appearances over that span, including two visits to the World Series. Alas, the...
FanGraphs   Feb 16th, 8:15am ET
So it’s been an xBABIP two weeks and we’re just about through analyzing every aspect of my new equation. Over the last couple of days, I’ve looked at the 2017 BABIP surgers and BABIP decliners, but the majority of the names were fairly obvious....
Yahoo! Sports   Feb 15th, 10:04am ET
Dusty Baker’s crew is a contender to make a deep postseason run, and the roster is loaded with fantasy assets. (Photo by Getty Images)Washington has won 90-plus games in three of the past five seasons and hasn’t finished below .500 since 2011....
Yahoo! Sports   Feb 15th, 9:53am ET
Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez appears poised for a strong fantasy year. (Getty Images)Special to Yahoo Sports Let’s take a look around the American League at the player on each team who most interests me relative to FantasyPros ADP (at the time of this...
FanGraphs   Feb 15th, 8:15am ET
Let’s now follow up yesterday’s 2017 BABIP decliners list by looking back at who the new xBABIP would have convinced us to avoid heading into the 2016 season. Like I did when validating xBABIP using the surgers, I’ll compare how the would-have-been...
Yahoo! Sports   Feb 8th, 4:11pm ET
Clayton Kershaw highlights this season’s debut of Mostly MLB Notes (Getty Images)I made the case for Clayton Kershaw to be the top pick last year, and while it’s tough to argue against Mike Trout’s consistency, I’ll do the same in 2017....
Razzball   Feb 8th, 2:00pm ET
Jose Ramirez is a switch-hitter that experiments with positions more than the Kama-Sutra. With Yahoo, he was eligible at 3B/2B/SS/OF, while he was classified as a 3B/OF in ESPN. Ranked as the 17th overall third baseman by Grey, Ramirez poses an interesting...
Yahoo! Sports   Feb 3rd, 3:18pm ET
SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA: Zack Greinke of the Arizona Diamondbacks pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at PETCO Park. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)The Diamondbacks finished a distant fourth in the NL West last...
Yahoo! Sports   Feb 2nd, 10:03am ET
Josh Donaldson, fantasy first-rounder and man of the people. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)Toronto has advanced to the ALCS in each of the past two years, producing a run-differential of +314 during that stretch. So that’s not too shabby. The...