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Fantasy Baseball Player Notes

2020 Fantasy Baseball Draft Notes
Aaron Judge Note
Aaron Judge photo 14. Aaron Judge
Judge has a stress fracture in his rib, which showed "slight improvement" based on a CT scan in mid-April. But he is also dealing with a collapsed lung, and there is still no timetable for when he may be ready for baseball activity. Even with the postponement of the season, there's no guarantee that Judge will be ready to play at any point this season. Draft him with a heavy dose of pessimism and you should be fine.
21 weeks ago
Giancarlo Stanton Note
Giancarlo Stanton photo 18. Giancarlo Stanton
Stanton's Grade-1 hamstring strain was going to keep him out of action for Opening Day, but he now should be ready to go whenever the season begins. Stanton will always be an injury risk, but for now, view him as a healthy option heading into the season. His power potential therefore makes him an option in Round 3 or 4, depending on your risk tolerance.
21 weeks ago
Brett Gardner Note
Brett Gardner photo 74. Brett Gardner
Gardner has a little Rodney Dangerfield going on, in that he gets no respect from fantasy owners. Although he'll be entering his age-37 season, Gardner popped a career-high 28 home runs lat year. The power comes and goes, but he's stolen double-digit bases in every season of his career, and hasn't scored fewer than 80 runs in a full season since 2010. He lacks the upside of many other late-round outfielders but offers a higher floor.
21 weeks ago
Aaron Hicks Note
Aaron Hicks photo 105. Aaron Hicks
Mike Tauchman Note
Mike Tauchman photo 111. Mike Tauchman
Clint Frazier Note
Clint Frazier photo 127. Clint Frazier
Tyler Wade Note
Tyler Wade photo 224. Tyler Wade
Rosell Herrera Note
Rosell Herrera photo 284. Rosell Herrera
Estevan Florial Note
Estevan Florial photo 329. Estevan Florial
Zack Granite Note
Zack Granite photo 338. Zack Granite
Trey Amburgey Note
Trey Amburgey photo 356. Trey Amburgey