May, 2014

  • 6 May

    Need for Speed – SB Candidates

    Everyone is always looking for some cheap speed to help make up ground in the category, or to pull away so that you can blitz power later in the year.   Billy Hamilton is sitting …

    May 6, 2014


  • 3 May

    So you just lost Jason Kipnis for a month…

    Jason Kipnis is down. The mighty oblique strikes again. Seriously, it’s an injury that seems to be growing in popularity these days. All the cool kids are getting TJ – maybe obliques are the next …

    May 3, 2014


April, 2014

  • 23 April

    Three Up, Three Down – Hitter Edition

    We've crossed the twenty game mark, so while it is still early – we are entering the point of the season where it is fair to start doing some deep analysis on some of the …

    April 23, 2014


  • 18 April

    Buy-Low Opportunities: Jay Bruce, Kyle Seager, Carlos Santana

    Buying low on slumping or under-achieving players can be a significant advantage when a manager does it effectively. The same can be said for selling high, but that's a topic for another day. Today's we'll …

    April 18, 2014


  • 15 April

    Thoughts on Four Injured Pitchers

    April is the worst time to see any pitcher you own go down with an injury.  You haven't had the luxury of banking any amount of significant stats from the player that you just drafted …

    April 15, 2014


  • 9 April

    What to do with Ryan Zimmerman?

    Nationals 3B, Ryan Zimmerman is experiencing major problems with his throwing shoulder…so much so, that he is trying to throw the ball side-arm across the diamond to combat the strugges he has due to his …

    April 9, 2014


  • 9 April

    Ryan Braun’s Thumb Is Fine.

    I don't know about you, but I was really starting to worry about Ryan Braun's 2014 outlook. And for good reason. Typically you need to have 2 functioning hands and their respective fingers to be …

    April 9, 2014


  • 6 April

    3 Reasons You Need To Pick Up Daniel Webb. Now.

    Daniel Webb. Get to know this name now (if you haven't already got him on your radar). There was plenty of preseason chatter regarding the Chicago White Sox bullpen. Who was going to close? Who …

    April 6, 2014


March, 2014

  • 30 March

    Seven MLB Prospects Who Will Impact 2014 Seasons

    Everyone dreams of a scenario where they draft a prospect that becomes the next Mike Trout and sets the world on fire, catapulting their fantasy team up the rankings.  2012 was the year where Trout …

    March 30, 2014


  • 28 March

    Quick Thoughts for Friday

    Two days left until games get underway – and you’d never know it by the weather here in Toronto…but that’s another story for another day. Lots is happening across the MLB landscape, and as you …

    March 28, 2014


  • 27 March

    Don’t Panic Early In The Season – Fantasy Baseball Strategy

    Let's talk some fantasy baseball strategy! In my early days as a fantasy manager, I was guilty of looking at the roto standings from day one of the season and checking them regularly hoping to …

    March 27, 2014


  • 25 March

    Daily Thoughts Leading Up to Opening Day

    It is getting down to the wire and MLB teams are announcing their final rosters in the next few days.  I’ll be releasing an article every day until opening day highlighting some of the major …

    March 25, 2014


  • 22 March

    Fantasy Baseball Insight: NFBC 2014 Draft Champions

    Last updated March 22 @ 9:35 am When the calendar turns from December 31 to January 1, the excitement of fantasy baseball players around the globe is ignited. But come February – this is when …

    March 22, 2014


  • 19 March

    A Look at the Bottom of the Cardinals Rotation

    The St. Louis Cardinals do a great job at….pretty much everything.  They win ball games, have a great farm system that produces MLB ready prospects, and their depth is second to none in the major …

    March 19, 2014


  • 17 March

    Outfielders That Will Outperform Their ADP

    Draft season is upon us. It’s here. If you’re like me, you love drafting almost as much (if not more) than any other part of the fantasy baseball season. You do your research. Read up …

    March 17, 2014


  • 16 March

    Deep League Sleepers: Marcus Semien

    Today we'll take a look at Marcus Semien, a versatile infielder in the Chicago White Sox system. A 6th round draft pick in 2011, Semien had a true breakout season in 2013. Starting the season …

    March 16, 2014


  • 14 March

    2014 Starting Pitching Rankings

    I’ve included a list of my top 100 starting pitchers for the 2014 season.  I’ve approached it from a re-draft perspective, not taking keeper values or future performance into account.  The list is divided into …

    March 14, 2014


  • 11 March

    Why I’m Avoiding Shin-Soo Choo in 2014

    Shin-Soo Choo is a great baseball player. I’d love it if he was a member of my favourite team – the Toronto Blue Jays. In no way is anything that I’m about to say trying …

    March 11, 2014


  • 10 March

    Prospect Report – SP Marcus Stroman

    Toronto Blue Jays SP Marcus Stroman is today's focus in our prospect report.  The young right hander has been starting to gain steam in the fantasy world as a potential 2014 play – and today we …

    March 10, 2014


  • 10 March

    Jared Asked…and I Delivered

    Insights from an 18-team Auction Jared posted an article here outlining his results from the first auction we took part in for 2014, a local league I run called “The Big League”. The vision for …

    March 10, 2014