I grew up in the Boston area, and worked in the Red Sox ticket office during the magical 2004 championship season. Since then, I've been a professional writer and editor in Washington, DC. I've been covering fantasy baseball and football for FantasyPros since 2017, and founded ROSrankings.com and the Rest of Season Rankings podcast in 2021. Prior to joining FantasyPros, I was a baseball columnist at Bleacher Report.
Welcome to the home stretch of the fantasy baseball season. The smoke has cleared following a tumultuous trade deadline, and a whole host of new players are starting to settle into the roles they’ll hold for the rest of 2022. … read more »
by Fantasy in Sat, Aug 13
The All-Star break is nearly here, which means we’re well into the second half of the fantasy baseball campaign. This is the time of year when more casual fantasy managers — and those far out of contention — begin to … read more »
by Fantasy in Sat, Jul 16
One topic I’ve admittedly given short shrift to in this column is streaming pitchers. My approach here has been to prioritize players who could emerge as long-term difference-makers rather than short-term band-aids. Perhaps it’s my bias towards leagues with innings … read more »
by Fantasy in Sat, Jul 2
Last week, I gave you six players who were great last year but could disappoint this season. I’m someone who likes to always look on the bright side of life, so that was the hard part. This article is the … read more »
by Fantasy in Mon, Jun 27
As much as I’d love to open this week’s waiver wire with another exciting rookie call-up, Oneil Cruz is one of the few prospects who remained highly-rostered as he toiled away in the minor leagues. But that’s OK. We’ve still … read more »
by Fantasy in Sat, Jun 25
Imagine this. You’re on the clock in your fantasy draft and glancing over the list of available players. You’ve done your research and created your own set of rankings, but at the last second, you decide to sort by last … read more »
by Fantasy in Mon, Jun 20
Each week, as I sit down to write this column, there is always one position where I know there will be plenty of good, lightly-rostered players to choose from: relief pitcher. That makes sense, to some extent, because the value … read more »
by Fantasy in Sat, Jun 18
This week, the waiver wire is flush with intriguing corner and middle infield options, but it is severely lacking in the starting pitcher department. That’s an interesting development considering how dominant pitching has been across MLB this year. With a … read more »
by Fantasy in Sat, Jun 11
Teoscar Hernandez was forced to leave Monday's game with a sprained wrist.
SportsnetTue, Jun 18
Adam Jones was forced to leave Tuesday's game with an apparent injury.
Nick Piecoro on TwitterWed, Jun 5
Framber Valdez will replace Corbin Martin in the Astros' rotation and start against the Orioles on Saturday.
Houston ChronicleWed, Jun 5
Dee Gordon has resumed baseball activity and could rejoin the team after playing in a couple rehab games later this week, according to Mariners manager Scott Servais.
The News TribuneTue, Jun 4
Hunter Strickland successfully completed a 20-pitch bullpen session on Monday as he continues to progress is his recovery from a right lat strain.
MLB.comTue, Jun 4
Spencer Turnbull has been activated from the bereavement list and will make his next start on Friday in Atlanta.
Jason Beck on TwitterThu, May 30
Byron Buxton suffered a bruised right knee in Tuesday's contest and is considered day-to-day.
Betsy Helfand on TwitterWed, May 29
Pedro Strop (hamstring) will make the second of two scheduled Triple-A rehab appearances on Thursday, and barring any issues, he should return to the Cubs' bullpen this weekend.
Jesse Rogers of TwitterWed, May 29
Angels manager Brad Ausmus indicated that he will stick with the same lineup on Thursday following Wednesday's postponement, meaning Shohei Ohtani will again be on the bench.
Rhett Bollinger on TwitterThu, May 23