2015 fantasy baseball
Welcome to the The Fantasy Fix’s nightly fantasy baseball recap, where you’ll find updates on bullpen usage, lineup construction, injuries, and transactions. Whether you play season-long or daily fantasy, expect to see the best coverage from every team, every night, all season long. Only nine games were scheduled for Monday
A fantasy owner’s best friend is the waiver wire—where finding value can make the difference between a great week and a very disappointing week. Most pitchers see the mound once a week, but if you want to maximize the number of starts per week, it’s important to look for pitchers
There’s nothing more crucial to a team’s success than having a solid catcher. They must call the right pitches and set the defense up correctly. They are the lifeline for pitchers, making sure they are always composed on the hill. These are just a few tasks a catcher is responsible for handling.
The St. Louis Cardinals have struck again, acquiring an undervalued relief pitcher in July in hopes of improving their bullpen for October. Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald first reported Friday afternoon that St. Louis is trading for the 29-year-old righty Steve Cishek. In exchange, the Cardinals will be sending
It’s Thursday, so it’s time to take a look at what the waiver wire has to offer in the deepest of leagues. If you’re in a 10-team league, or even a shallower 12-teamer, this column isn’t for you. This is for the owners in 14-team leagues or more. All the
Somehow, I’ve missed Matt Duffy being a rookie this year. Even after perusing the Fangraphs rookie leaderboards and the MLB.com rookie stats pages I missed his name…every…single…time. I don’t get it. So let’s fix that.
The 2015 baseball season is nearly 60 percent over, and before long it’ll be October and we’ll all be trading in fantasy baseball for fantasy football. Not unlike football, baseball hits us with injuries every day. Some will send your top player to the DL, and some will give an
I’ve already covered my deep league All-Stars at the infield positions, so today I’ll be taking a look at which outfielders and pitchers I deem worthy of setting foot in my clubhouse. Remember, all these players are guys who were drafted in 14-team leagues or more. This means they were
The (unofficial) midway point in the season is here. Some of baseball’s best players will spend the next few days galavanting around Cincinnati hobnobbing with southern Ohio’s finest and stuffing their faces with chili. Fantasy owners get a little respite as well, so now is the perfect time to assess
Cincinnati will host the 86th Midsummer Classic next Tuesday in what should be an exciting affair. Unfortunately, stats accrued during the game won’t be reflected in your fantasy baseball lineups, so the break is a great time to plan for the second half. While others are enjoying the time off from