Many of you, I’m sure, have read the Draft Kings rankings. You’ve seen that I have Andrew Cashner in four-of-five DK lineups. Then you get here and see Cashner at the top of the pitcher list and you’re probably think, ep may actually punch himself in the face if Cashner gets bombed.
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Start pitchers against teams that have hit poorly against starting pitchers. Start batters against teams that have had poor performance out of starting pitchers. This isn’t a daily fantasy baseball rule of thumb, but maybe it should be. It at least makes sense to me. But Google “fantasy points scored against starting pitchers” and you are not going […]
I was accepted into the Fantasylabs.com beta late last week. This new website provides some of the best fantasy tools I’ve ever had the pleasure of using. What it does, essentially, is everything I try to do with spreadsheets and flipping through a couple websites. It also updates automatically as the Las Vegas lines change.
Daily fantasy baseball today has quite a few layers to it, not the least of which is weather concern for two games with pretty substantial ramifications. The Oakland-Minnesota game and Chicago Cubs-St. Louis game both have rain concerns. Luckily they are both early games so we can check back a few minutes before opening pitch […]
Toronto Blue Jays’ 3B Brett Lawrie has some of the highest expectations in all of fantasy baseball in 2012. He had a terrific taste of the majors last season, but it was only a taste. Be cautious and don’t build your team around a strategy that includes Lawrie being picked before Alex Rodriguez, Aramis Ramirez, […]
As I sit here, wondering how to start this column, I realize the empty screen is a lot like the MLB 2011 season. At the moment, it is a virtual clean slate. None of the many 2011 story lines have been written. And, for every team and every fan, hope is springing eternal. The Kansas […]
With several of our composite 2011 fantasy baseball rankings ( Top 50 | C | 1B | 2B | SS | RP), we’ve seen the numbers help develop fairly clear-cut tiers for players. At third base, the major cutoff seems to come after spot 14, where suddenly the overall score jumps up quickly and players are a […]