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2017 Fantasy BaseballFantasy Baseball

Offseason Overview Everything looked so rosy when the Indians were up three games to one. Two of the next three games would be at home. They had the mojo working and everything. Sadly, their World Series title drought goes on for at least one more season. Still, they didn’t spend

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2017 Fantasy BaseballFantasy Baseball

We’ve discussed outfielders before and as usual we’ve discussed the debate between listing them by specific position and listing them generically as outfielders. I’ve always gone with the individual positions. It is easier to step away from specific positions then to add them retroactively. So, we begin our journey through

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2016 Fantasy Baseball2016 Fantasy Baseball Draft GuideFantasy Baseball

Profile Bradley Zimmer was originally drafted by the Chicago Cubs right out of high school in the 23rd round of the 2011 MLB draft, but he turned down their offer. Instead, Zimmer decided to hone his skills by following in his older brother Kyle’s footsteps and going to play college

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Draft GuideFantasy BaseballFix Audio

The sixth episode of the 2016 fantasy baseball podcast season is here! Be sure to follow TheFantasyFix.com and host Alan Harrison on Twitter @TheFantasyFix. You can follow this episode’s guest, Chad Young, on Twitter @ChadYoung. Alan and Chad take an in-depth look at the Cleveland Indians starting rotation and projected lineup for

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2016 Fantasy Baseball2016 Fantasy Baseball Draft GuideFantasy Baseball

There are many ways to rank players. I don’t claim to have a monopoly on the truth, but I hope my methods balance analytics with common sense. The analytics part is probably the most involved. We take runs above replacement from the past three seasons according to three different sources

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2015 Fantasy BaseballFantasy Baseball

View image | gettyimages.com IF YOU READ ONLY ONE THING… The Red Sox had undoubtedly their biggest win of the season on Sunday coming back from four runs down in the bottom of the eighth inning. In the bottom of the 8th, the Red Sox put up seven runs including

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2015 Fantasy BaseballFantasy Baseball

View image | gettyimages.com Why should you read this article? That’s the question everyone is asking themselves at this point. When you can get hard hitting offensive analysis all over the internet, why would you pay attention to fielding for your fantasy team? The simple answer is that you can’t

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2015 Fantasy BaseballFantasy Baseball

View image | gettyimages.com As we continue with our plate discipline series we find ourselves moving to the outfield. Breaking down where everyone belongs is hard enough. Some players have traditionally played certain spots in the outfield and have changed positions recently. For outfielders, we will look at what position

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2015 Fantasy BaseballFantasy Baseball

View image | gettyimages.com As you might imagine, outfield is one of the deepest positions in any fantasy draft. The trouble is that different leagues treat outfielders differently. Some of them consider them collectively while others break them down by their individual positions. Here we will break them down by

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2015 Fantasy Baseball2015 Fantasy Baseball Draft GuideFantasy Baseball

View image | gettyimages.com The outfield is always a quagmire in fantasy baseball. Some leagues simply put all of them in the same category. Some leagues split them into their specific positions. Others use three starting outfielder and some have five starting outfielders. For our purposes we will split them into

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