Posts Tagged ‘baseball news’

Top 10 Weekly Fantasy Starting Pitchers (September 26th)

Sunday, September 26th, 2010

Verlander brings the heat every time.

Pitching wins championships. That sentiment is not only true in the MLB, but also in fantasy baseball circles around the globe. With the last week of regular season games upon us, owners will be looking to send the best staff to the mound that they can in the hopes of securing the crown. Here is the final weekly edition of the top ten fantasy starters.

1.Justin Verlander, Detroit: 18-8, 3.31 ERA, 1.16 WHIP, 209 K
Not only has this fantasy baseball stud pitched back-back complete games, he also hasn’t lost since August 17th. (more…)

Top 5 Weekly Fantasy Matchups (September 24th)

Friday, September 24th, 2010

It's CarGo mania in Colorado.

With just about a week left in the fantasy baseball season, it’s clear that this week’s matchups are as important as ever. With some unexpected contributors making waves across fantasy circles, owners need to be extra cautious when setting fantasy baseball lineups this week to ensure that nothing will impede the progress toward the crown.

Hitters

1.Carlos Gonzalez, OF COL: .342 AVG, 33 HR, 113 RBI, 107 runs, 25 SB

My pick for NL MVP, Gonzalez is a legitimate chance to finish the season as a 30/30 player. (more…)

Top Weekly Fantasy Sleepers (September 24th)

Friday, September 24th, 2010

Valencia may not be a household name, but he is a favorite of fantasy owners.

Late season injuries can cripple a prolific fantasy season at any moment. It seems this season, more than in years past, a surprising number of elite players have seen their season shortened due to an injury.

Don’t feel discouraged, just check out this week’s top fantasy baseball sleepers and reclaim your rightful spot. (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire (September 23rd)

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Big things come in small packages.

If your team is in need of a boost, we suggest taking a gander at the fantasy baseball waiver wire pickups listed below. These guys are on absolute fire and surprisingly available in most standard leagues. Don’t wait too long as these fantasy baseball sleepers won’t last long in free agency.

Mike Aviles, KC, SS/2B (78): Since taking over for Chris Getz at second base, Aviles has been en fuego at the plate. (more…)

Closer Report (September 22nd)

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

Wagner is looking to go out on top.

We could all use some fantasy baseball advice every once in a while, and the Closer Report is just the type of guidance many owners desire. More than just simple rankings, this report can help you on the fantasy baseball waiver wire.

This week offers not only the guys that should be penciled into your lineup on a weekly basis, but also a few guys floating in free agency that can help your squad. Make sure you check in regularly and stay on your toes to sustain your fantasy baseball success. (more…)