Posts Tagged ‘Fantasy Baseball Tips’

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…)

Top Weekly Fantasy Sleepers (September 21st)

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

Thome has been licking his chops when he enters the on-deck circle as of late.

Here we are again.  The fantasy baseball playoffs have crept back up on us like a ninja and just like in years past, variables abound.  There are always a handful of fantasy owners who shift their attention to fantasy football around this time and tend to neglect their baseball squads for a couple days.  Those are the types of advantages that one needs to exploit in order to rip through their playoff bracket and grab the bragging rights waiting on the other side.  I’ve got a couple unheralded players that are available in a majority of leagues who can help you bolster your roster and secure that title. (more…)

Fantasy Power Rankings (September 21st)

Monday, September 20th, 2010

The Phillies have fought their way to 1st place in the NL East.

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 receive 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, Runs, Average, and SB’s

The 5 pitching categories used:

Wins, Saves, WHIP, ERA, and K’s

Fantasy Power Rankings Chart (more…)

Top 10 Weekly Fantasy Starting Pitchers (September 19th)

Sunday, September 19th, 2010

Big Z looks much calmer on the mound.

With less than 15 games left in the regular season, fantasy baseball playoffs are winding down and owners are looking to solidify their spot in the standings. With a lot of young hurlers being shut down early, it’s becoming more and more difficult to gain a leg up on the competition. These ten fantasy baseball starting pitchers should have owners riding high so long as they’re inserted into lineups this week. (more…)

Top 5 Weekly Fantasy Matchups (September 17th)

Friday, September 17th, 2010

Tulo's a popular man in Colorado these days.

Heading into the final few weeks of the season, September’s roster expansion has provided many new players that can be readily inserted into lineups immediately if not sooner. As easy as it is to get excited by the youth infusion, fantasy baseball owners shouldn’t forget about those veterans that continue to produce on a nightly basis.

As fantasy owners prepare to attempt to take home the championship trophy, it’s pivotal that matchups are paid attention to even more so than they otherwise would. Despite featuring some less than recognizable names, these studs have been killin’ it all month thus far in September and should continue to stay on a roll for owners. (more…)