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

We have two afternoon games today which means a 13-game Wednesday evening slate. There aren't any standout pitchers unless you are brave enough to consider Strasburg safe with the wind blowing...

Starting today, I'm going to give you a lightning rundown of everything you are hoping to know about the day's probable pitchers. Every day, I get a dozen start/sit questions about the day's...

This Tuesday night, we get a 15-game slate with a load of quality pitchers to choose from and one lineup that stands out even above the other handful of impressive lineups tonight. Let's take...

You may not be planning on drafting a quarterback until the 9th round this season, and I won't fault you if you do. With that being said, drafting the wrong quarterback (see Blake Bortles last...

Last night was a real treat for sports fans. Loads of major trade rumors, one blockbuster trade and potential stars going to primetime teams. Today, I'll be giving out draft grades to each team....

We've got another full 15-game Friday night slate to play with. There are a handful of legitimate aces on the mound and even more lineups primed to go off tonight. Balancing the two while we...

The draft is quickly approaching with just hours until the 76ers add the third major piece of their future title contending team. Earlier today, I posted my final mock draft and today, I'm going...

We've made it to Draft Day, and as we know, Markelle Fultz will be selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in mere hours as the first overall pick in the draft. After that, however, there are a load...

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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