Rankings, strategies and projections help fantasy owners on draft day, but a look at Major League rosters, sprinkled with some spring training nonsense, can change your perspective on certain sleepers and busts. Let’s review the Oakland Athletics.
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The hitters waiver report is a mixed bag this week, with old guys, young guys and one guy who is a no-doubt must-own. As usual, we’re taking a look at the players who had the greatest week in fantasy baseball but are still available in most Yahoo and ESPN leagues.
Designated hitters are not exciting. I can’t recommend picking a single one of the players on this list. In most leagues you’re stuck playing a DH in your UTIL slot and that’s it. There are better, more flexible options out there. However, some of you are going to draft a DH, this list is for […]
Much like in real baseball, the designated hitter is a controversial subject in fantasy circles. Like, what constitutes a fantasy DH? Major fantasy sites couldn’t agree. ESPN had Joe Mauer as their top fantasy DH, but everyone else considers him solely as a fantasy catcher. ESPN and Sports Illustrated consider Adam Lind and Jason Kubel […]
Drafting a “designated hitter” is similar to cleaning the toilet. It’s a job you want to do as little as possible. And for good reason. The position, if it can be called that, is filled with aging, injury-prone players who continue to demand a sizeable paycheck based on the glory days and not the present […]