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Alan is the founder of TheFantasyFix.com and a contributor to RotoGraphs. Follow his rants on Twitter @TheFantasyFix.

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Welcome back for this week’s edition of the NL Wire. Last week’s edition was focused mainly on a group of older, somewhat grizzled group of veterans.  So for this week, I decided to return to the fountain of youth, so to speak. This week’s selections are focused on a trio

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Every season, we under or overvalue players in the offseason; it’s the nature of the beast. Whether it is personnel changes around them, scheme changes, or injury concerns… something jumps out and makes us either love or hate a player before the season even begins. Last week, we looked at

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2010 has blessed Major League Baseball with a memorable rookie class. Fantasy owners in Dynasty and Keeper leagues were quite familiar with this cast of characters long before they arrived in the show. In commemoration of their foresight, let’s take a gander at the top ten positional keepers for 2011.

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PPR leagues (point-per-reception) are similar to fantasy baseball leagues with extra categories like on-base percentage or strikeouts per-nine innings because a few people in the league will always place too much weight on the extra category. When this happens, talented players may slide down the draft board because the extra

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SLUGGERSCoco Crisp, OAK, 52 percent owned8 R / 1 HR / 4 RBI / 5 SB / .323 AVGThe Fantasy Gods commend any courageous Coco Crisp owner. His speed paid off witheight runs and five stolen bases last week, possibly single-handedly winning you stolenbases. It would be hard to keep

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Scott Baker has to be one of the most frustrating pitchers for any fantasy owner this year. When he is on, he is lights out (Sunday vs LAA 7 IP, 5 H, 0 R, 4K), but there is another side to Baker that doesn’t exactly sit well with owners. I

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Start ‘Em Ian Desmond, Washington Nationals, 23 percent ownedAs long as your league doesn’t count fielding percentage or errors then Desmond is your man this week. He’s been hot after the break, hitting .304 with a .790 OPS since. All of his games next week are at home where he’s

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Chris Johnson Chris Johnson | HOU | 52 percent owned LAST MONTHS STATS: 12 R / 4 HR / 20 RBI / .375 AVG Johnson has been the lone bright spot on the dismal Astros since getting the everyday job June 22nd. Next year Houston fans will have a little

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The Case:  Matt Moore versus Jimmy Clausen Matt Moore was handed the reins to Carolina’s offense after Jake Delhomme’s long, downward spiral finally came to an end last season. It became very evident to everyone around the NFL, including the Panthers’ brass that it was time to get a glimpse

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Fantasy Football

Every season, we under or overvalue players in the offseason; it’s the nature of the beast. Whether it is personnel changes around them, scheme changes, or injury concerns… something jumps out and makes us either love or hate a player before the season even begins. Last week, we looked at

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