Posts Tagged ‘Fantasy Baseball Projections’

2010 MLB Power Rankings (April. 11th)

Sunday, April 11th, 2010

These rankings are based on a 300 point system, 150 for offensive production and 150 for pitching production. 30 points (1 point for each team) is the most points any team can get in a given category. For instance if the Rays lead the league in HR’s they will get 30 points for that category. The 5 offensive categories used: HR’s, RBI’s, Runs, Average, and SB’s. The 5 pitching categories used: Wins, Saves, WHIP, ERA, and K’s.

Joe Mauer and Orlando Hudson celebrating being atop the Power Rankings after the opening week.

1. Minnesota Twins (5-1): The Twins ranked 11 points higher than the next team with 241 points out of a possible 300. No Nathan no problem! The 6’11” Jon Rauch showed he can handle the closers role with a league leading 4 saves after week 1. (more…)

2010 MLB Power Rankings (April. 3rd)

Saturday, April 3rd, 2010

Will the Yankees be able to repeat and win #28?

1. New York Yankees- The Yankees have three things going for them that no one else does: They are the richest sports team in the world, they are the World Champions, and they have the best team in baseball. The one notable negative for the Yanks is that they play in the AL East with two other teams who made the top five. (more…)

2010 Fantasy Baseball: Draft Strategy

Sunday, March 21st, 2010
Yankees Derek Jeter

Jeter is a top fantasy shortstop.

If you haven’t drafted your 2010 fantasy baseball team yet, the time is just around the corner. You’ll undoubtedly be in front of a computer screen with several magazines and websites at your disposal.

Or maybe you’ll be gathered with your entire league and fierce competition, eating chips and drinking beer, over-analyzing your own picks, and laughing at your opponent’s selections.

But regardless of what all the magazines, sites, and your friends tell you, there is still a simple, basic strategy that can work for you every time. (more…)