Bobby Sylvester

Bobby Sylvester

NBA, MLB Correspondent
Twitter @bobbyfantasypro
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Bio

Bobby Sylvester is a small town Midwest man with a wife and two boys. When he is not indulged in theology, politics, and building strategy board games he can be found investigating the intricacies of sports statistics and how they can clue us in on future predictive.


Articles From Bobby

Last season, Jordan Howard dropped to the fifth round of the NFL draft. In 2017, he will be drafted in the majority of fantasy league first rounds. A few years prior, T.Y. Hilton was nabbed at...

After the Royals made it to the World Series a few years back, several MLB season projection sources boldly had them finishing below .500. Naturally, they made it back to the World Series that...

Last month, we released our most accurate expert rankings for the 2016 season. While everyone values a good set of rankings, it is also important to know the accuracy of projection systems. After...

Last season, Adam Duvall and Mike Napoli emerged from fantasy irrelevance to suddenly giving teams a big boost in the HR category. These types of hitters appear out of nowhere every year and...

Shoehi Otani (aka Japan's Babe Ruth) will change this in a few seasons, but Yu Darvish was the greatest young player to ever sign an MLB contract out of Asia a few seasons ago. He had just wrapped...

Last night, my wife and I were watching the Northwestern vs Vanderbilt game. Although the game was virtually meaningless in the grand scheme of my bracket, I had a rooting interest because my...

While grabbing Mike Trout or Clayton Kershaw in the first round is sure to help fantasy teams, the real way to separate yourself from the pack is to locate and secure value in later rounds throughout...

Every year we see players like John Ross steal the show at the NFL Combine with his record-breaking speed, Samaje Perine with his unworldly-strength, and Zay Jones with, well everything. Then,...

Latest News From Bobby

Wed, Jul 6th 11:09am EDT | Buster Olney on Twitter

Tyler Glasnow, the Pirates' super-prospect was promoted Wednesday morning and expected to make his first big league start Thursday against the St. Louis Cardinals. Jon Niese will have his scheduled start pushed back to the weekend.

Mon, Jun 20th 4:42pm EDT |

Jose Altuve drove in a run and scored one of the Astros' six runs in their shutout win at home against the Reds. Altuve's batting average now sits at .342.

Mon, Jun 20th 4:39pm EDT |

Max Scherzer tossed six innings of one-run baseball in Saturday's loss at San Diego. Scherzer struck out another ten hitters, which marks the fifth time in eight contests.

Mon, Jun 20th 4:35pm EDT |

Josh Donaldson quietly held an 11-game hit streak heading into Sunday's game, but in the 11-6 loss at Baltimore, the slugger went 0 for 4 with 2 strikeouts.

Mon, Jun 20th 4:31pm EDT |

Zack Greinke tossed eight innings of one-run ball Saturday at Philadelphia in an effort that notched him his tenth win of the season. Greinke also delivered six strikeouts in the 4-1 victory.

Mon, Jun 20th 4:27pm EDT | Boston Herald

Jose Fernandez was one of the names the Boston Red Sox inquired about to fill their hole behind David Price in the rotation. The Marlins apparently wanted to start with Mookie Betts or Xander Boegarts so a trade scenario where Boston adds Fernandez looks improbable, to say the least.

Mon, Jun 20th 4:21pm EDT |

Ian Kinsler did not grab a hit in the Tigers' 2-1 loss at Kansas City. Kinsler is now just 6 for his last 24 at the plate.

Mon, Jun 20th 4:18pm EDT |

David Ortiz gave fantasy owners a nice surprise Sunday, when he stole just his 17th career base. Ortiz went one for three from the dish and walked, but didn't cross the plate.

Mon, Jun 20th 4:15pm EDT |

Danny Salazar threw another strong six plus innings Saturday, striking out seven and allowing just two runs. His ERA actually jumped to 2.23 by allowing the two runs.

Fri, Jun 17th 4:10pm EDT |

Charlie Blackmon added another multi-hit game in the Rockies' 6-3 home win against the Yankees. The center fielder went 2-4 with 2 runs scored and his second stolen base in as many games.

Fri, Jun 17th 4:08pm EDT |

In last night's 6-4 win in Tampa, Robinson Cano put up at least two hits for the sixth time in nine games. Cano is now batting .297 on the season to go with is 18 HRs, 51 RBI and 50 runs scored.

Fri, Jun 17th 4:06pm EDT |

Johnny Cueto notched his NL-leading, 10th win, Wednesday at home against the hapless Brewers. Cueto punched out nine over seven innings of one-run ball.

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