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All-Star Balloting: Bautista’s 3 homer game keeps him atop the AL Fantasy Baseball Power Rankings

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011
Jose Bautista Power Rankings

Jose Bautista refuses to give up top spot in AL Power Rankings

Just when it looked as though Bautista may be knocked out of the top spot as the best bat in the AL, he belted 3 homers in one game against the Twins. The season is a quarter of the way through, and the most prolific home run hitter in baseball right now is on pace for over 60 home runs. However, some of the best bats in the American League are creeping up in his rear view, vying for that top spot as the best bat in fantasy baseball. This is a list of the best hitters in the American League as of May 16th.

1) Jose Bautista – TOR (Last Week: 1)
Hot off of a game in which Bautista blasted 3 home runs, the most menacing right handed bat in the American League has opposing pitchers scratching their heads. (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Who’s Hot & Who’s Not | Adrian Gonzalez Putting Up Ridiculous Numbers

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011
Adrian Gonzalez is Hot in Fantasy Baseball

Adrian Gonzalez has been on an absolute tear.

Here it is…the new “Hot” and “Not” list.  A couple of guys have returned to the “Hot” list for the second time this year, but everybody on the “Not” list is a newcomer this week.  With 40 games played so far in the 2011 season, we have a pretty good grasp as to who is, or who isn’t, performing at expected levels.  Check out the list below to see if any of the players are making an impact for your fantasy baseball team.

Fantasy Baseball Who’s Hot Week 6

Adrian Gonzalez, BOS 1B
Make it two weeks in a row on the “Hot” list for the newly acquired Boston first baseman.  Last week Gonzalez was on fire.  However, this week he took it to a whole new level.  In fact, I don’t even know if there is an appropriate word out there to describe just how scalding hot Gonzalez’s bat has been over this past week.   (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Who’s Hot & Who’s Not | Curtis Granderson is on Fire

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Curtis Granderson's bat is on fire with 11 home runs already

A new week means new guys have the potential to land on the “Who’s Hot and Who’s Not” list.  The 2011 season has been an interesting one so far in fantasy baseball, and the players on the list below have helped contribute in making this season a good one (or a bad one for some…) so far.  Read below to see which players have been “Hot” and which players have been “Not” over the past week.

Fantasy Baseball Who’s Hot Week 5

Curtis Granderson, NYY OF
As a team, the Bronx Bombers have launched 54 home runs in 2011, thanks in large part to the bat of Curtis Granderson.  The slender outfielder has 11 home runs already and he shows no signs of slowing down.   (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Who’s Hot & Who’s Not Week 3 | Jed Lowrie Making Early Season Noise

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011
Jed Lowrie

Jed Lowrie has been on fire for the beginning of the 2011 fantasy baseball season.

Some players get “Hot,” and some players get “Not.”  That’s just the way it is.  The 2011 season is three weeks in right now, and already we have some guys who are on top of their game, and then we have some who simply aren’t.  Check out the list below to see which players are helping (or hurting) their teams thus far for the 2011 fantasy baseball season.

Fantasy Baseball Who’s Hot Week 3

Jed Lowrie, BOS SS – As a team, the Red Sox have been hot of late.  However, nobody has been hotter at the dish than shortstop Jed Lowrie.   (more…)