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Top 10 Weekly Fantasy Starting Pitchers (September 12th)

Sunday, September 12th, 2010

Zambrano is dominant once again.

Whether it’s to limit innings or due to injury, it seems that more and more fantasy baseball starting pitchers are shutting it down early in 2010. With a thinned out market and the season still shy of its conclusion, owners know that quality pitching is hard to come by. Let’s take a look at the top ten for this week. (more…)

Top 5 Weekly Fantasy Matchups (September 10th)

Friday, September 10th, 2010

Pence has been a real bright spot for Houston in 2010.

As we head into the final three weeks of the fantasy baseball season, owners are looking for the best plays to maximize production out of the players. Despite the majority of the guys listed playing for non-contenders, they are all certainly very capable of helping out your roster as the playoff push continues.

Hitters

1.Hunter Pence, OF HOU: .290 AVG, 23 HR, 82 RBI, 87 R, 18 SB

It’s not often that two Astros outfielders appear together on a list of top fantasy plays, but the contributions by Pence & Bourn are far too great to ignore. (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire (September 9th)

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

Walker has found his niche with the Pirates.

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 absolutely on fire and are available in most standard leagues. Don’t wait too long as these fantasy baseball sleepers are bound to be snatched up by week’s end.

Neil Walker, PIT, 2B (78): The Pirates second baseman has made an appearance on the fantasy baseball waiver wire before, but this could very well be the last time. (more…)

Closer Report (September 9th)

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

Will Lidge help the Phillies' hopes of winning the NL East?

We all could use some fantasy baseball advice, and the fantasy baseball closer report is just the type you need. More than just fantasy baseball closer rankings, this report can help you on the waiver wire as well. Make sure you check in regularly to stay on top of your closer and your opponents. You wouldn’t want to lose an opportunity to reach the playoffs because your opponents know what’s going on more than you, would you? (more…)

Top 10 Weekly Fantasy Starting Pitchers (September 5th)

Sunday, September 5th, 2010

Oswalt has had no problem adjusting to Philadelphia.

We’re heading into the home stretch of the fantasy season and per usual, pitching could very well determine whether owners finish in first or fourth place. With most fantasy baseball leagues beginning playoffs this week, it’s time to see what pitchers are going to be the most valuable as the season begins to wind down.

1.Roy Oswalt, SP PHI: 10-13, 3.01 ERA, 1.08 WHIP, 161 K

Oswalt has now made seven starts for Philadelphia and has gone 4-1 over that span with a 1.89 ERA and 41 K’s. (more…)