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FanDuel DFS MLB Strategy Advice: Friday (8/7)
By Caleb Baggette on August, 7th 2020

We’ve got a decent 13-game main slate tonight beginning at 7:05 pm EST with some solid matchups and value options, thanks in part to some somewhat limited pitching options with no truly safe options available. Due to the pitching shortage, … read more »

2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Third Base
By Michael Waterloo on July, 16th 2020

If you fail to leave the draft with a third baseman that you’re happy with, you really, really had to try to mess up your draft. In fact, while it’s a stretch for a couple of them, you could fill out your entire lineup (not including catcher) with third base eligible players and feel pretty good about it.

Dan Harris’s Updated Fantasy Baseball Third Base Rankings (2020)
By Dan Harris on July, 12th 2020

Check out who’s rising and falling in Dan Harris’s latest fantasy baseball third base rankings.

Sleepers: Hitters (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Mario Mergola on July, 8th 2020

Targeting sleepers is no longer about what-could-be and is solely about what will happen next. With only 60 games to determine a fantasy baseball season and playoffs, we want exposure to as many of a team’s 60 games as possible. Quantity over quality. Being aggressive, therefore, is about buying into those who should see an uptick in volume and playing time.

2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Second Base
By Andrew Gould on July, 7th 2020

Beyond our fantasy baseball content, be sure to check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Baseball Tools as you prepare for your draft this season. From our free mock Draft Simulator – which allows you to mock draft against realistic … read more »

Dan Harris’s Fantasy Baseball Third Base Rankings (2020)
By Dan Harris on May, 2nd 2020

As with shortstop, third base offers plenty of quality options throughout your draft. In nearly every round, the available third basemen represent some of the better values. Waiting until Round 13 will net you the always-reliable Justin Turner. Wait a … read more »

Colorado Rockies 2020 Fantasy Baseball Preview
By Mario Mergola on April, 13th 2020

Beyond our fantasy baseball content, be sure to check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Baseball Tools as you prepare for your draft this season. From our free mock Draft Simulator – which allows you to mock draft against realistic … read more »

Dan Harris’s Fantasy Baseball First Base Rankings (2020)
By Dan Harris on April, 1st 2020

Once the powerhouse of the fantasy baseball positions, first base has evolved over the last two seasons. While it’s not the shallowest position (that is reserved for catcher, of course), it is now one where failing to secure a strong … read more »

The Perfect Draft (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Mario Mergola on March, 18th 2020

In each of the prior mock drafts or auctions about which I have written, I keep pointing to the first few picks as indicative of how I need to build the rest of my team. It’s interconnected. If I select … read more »

2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Second Base
By Andrew Gould on February, 11th 2020

As the 2020 draft season enters full force, analysts will extol the sheer volume of heavy hitters available at good going rates. They’re probably not talking about second base. MLB teams are harvesting their top talent at shortstop, and it … read more »

Prospects to Stash in Redraft Leagues (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Carmen Maiorano on February, 11th 2020

About a month ago, I crafted my top 25 prospects for redraft leagues. Another month of information has been helpful in getting to a more precise timeline of when we expect these prospects to reach the majors. This article will … read more »

Analyzing Expert Consensus Rankings (2020 Fantasy Baseball)
By Michael Waterloo on February, 1st 2020

It’s that time of the year again. Fantasy analysts are hard at work, finishing up their initial research and putting their opinions out there in the form of rankings and tiers. Just for you to tear them apart. That’s why … read more »

Prospects to Sell in Dynasty Leagues (Fantasy Baseball 2020)
By Paul Ghiglieri on January, 24th 2020

The lifeblood of dynasty leagues in fantasy baseball will always be prospects. However, unlike fantasy football dynasty leagues, in which rookie drafts feature players drafted by NFL teams with clearer outlooks (unless you play in a devy league), a dynasty … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 26
By Andrew Gould on September, 23rd 2019

We’ve reached the end of the line. For countless fantasy baseball gamers, months of research and effort all boils down to the regular season’s final week. While many have already tapped out or gotten knocked out, anyone still reading is … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Category Analysis: Week 24
By Michael Waterloo on September, 6th 2019

Oh, you’re still reading? Well, congrats on making it this far into your season. If you’re reading this just because you love fantasy baseball and your season is over, you’re just a monster. But, like, the best kind of monster.  … read more »

5 Things to Know for Week 22 (2019 Fantasy Baseball)
By Michael Waterloo on August, 24th 2019

No, you don’t need to refresh your browser. You are, in fact, in the right place. I’m filling in for Bobby this week on the five things that you need to know for Week 22. We may even get into … read more »

Statcast Risers & Fallers: Week 21 (Fantasy Baseball)
By Nicholas Gerli on August, 21st 2019

With fantasy playoff time on the horizon, it’s now more important than ever to find undervalued players for the stretch run. With that mind, let’s dig into this week’s Statcast risers and fallers! Import your team to My Playbook for … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Streaming Hitters: Week 20
By Tyler Watts on August, 16th 2019

The fantasy baseball regular season is winding down in head-to-head leagues. The playoffs are upon us. That means managers have to lock-in. The allure of fantasy football is coming. Drafts are in full force, so paying attention to your lineup … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 18
By Andrew Gould on July, 30th 2019

Before saying goodbye to July, Wednesday’s trade deadline promises to shake up the fantasy landscape with new roles and depth charts. Managers especially need to look out for ninth-inning changes. The fun already began Sunday, when the Marlins traded Sergio … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Depth Chart Review: Week 13
By Paul Ghiglieri on June, 27th 2019

Welcome to another Depth Chart Review! I’ll break down all the major (and sometimes minor) transactions, injuries, and notable lineup changes around the league from Week 13 to evaluate how they affect the fantasy baseball landscape. Import your team to … read more »