I earned my MA from SUNY New Paltz, where I continue to teach college grammar and writing. I also manage Rhino Records in New Paltz and am an avid horror and b-movie collector. Born and raised on Staten Island, I grew up a Yankees and Knicks fan, but I have since become, for better or worse, fairly "sports agnostic" thanks to my interest in sports analytics and fantasy. You can find more of my writing at numberFire.
On this season's final Regression Report, let's take a step back from the hubbub of your fantasy pennant race and look forward to 2018 ...
by Fantasy in Tue, Aug 29
Late summer has seen a number of young players disrupt fantasy pennant races with short samples of elite production. But are these baby-faced assets ...
by Fantasy in Tue, Aug 22
As we did on last week's Regression Report, let's highlight some fantasy-relevant players who have recently seen their ownership decline, this time from the ...
by Fantasy in Tue, Aug 15
Now that the trade deadlines in many leagues are behind us, the waiver wire is the last recourse for overhauling our fantasy squads and ...
by Fantasy in Mon, Aug 7
With fantasy trade deadlines on the horizon, understanding discrepancies in actual versus perceived value can be a crucial pivot point in determining league fortunes. ...
by Fantasy in Tue, Aug 1
On this week's Regression Report, let's focus on a month-long sample of Batting Average On Balls In Play (BABIP), perhaps the most popular regression ...
by Fantasy in Tue, Jul 25
All statistics are agnostic--they present information and leave the analysis to us. Perhaps left-on-base rate (LOB%) is especially so, thanks in large part to ...
by Fantasy in Wed, Jul 19
With the All-Star Break upon us, now is the time to take a quick breather from the rigors of daily roster management to consider ...
by Fantasy in Mon, Jul 10
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As a kid, going to the video store every Friday night with my Dad.