Posts Tagged ‘fantasy baseball breakout players’

Zobrist & Berkman Headline 2011 Fantasy Baseball Most Surprising Players

Thursday, May 5th, 2011
Ben Zobrist Fantasy Baseball

Ben Zobrist's hot start has him as one of 2011 Fantasy Baseball's Most Surprising Players

Fellow fantasy heads, we’ve all experienced it before, you know, the pain of picking a player up off waivers during spring training after your draft is completed. Your gut tells you he’s going to have a big year, but then you cut him just prior to the season starting because you just don’t see it happening and then some other manager in your league picks that player up and he goes on to have the year of his career.  Yeah, I’ve been there before and I’m back there again now.  Here is a list of my most surprising players so far for the 2011 big league fantasy baseball season. (more…)

2011 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers: Breakout Candidates

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Davis could be a fantasy monster in 2011.

Breakout players are what every fantasy owner hopes to find in each sport. They usually lead to championships because you are getting more value out of the players you select. Think about football season. People who drafted Adrian Peterson got exactly what they wanted and expected from him, but that didn’t guarantee them a championship. Now think about the owners that got Arian Foster and Darren McFadden in the middle rounds, those are the players that led teams to the top of their leagues. These are the MLB players that should be able available as fantasy baseball sleepers in 2011 fantasy baseball.

Rajai Davis – OF – Toronto Blue Jays

Davis might be the best option for fantasy baseball owners looking for cheap steals late in drafts. While Davis has been around for a while, this may be his real breakout season. (more…)