Posts Tagged ‘fantasy baseball updates’

2011 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers: The Best Fantasy Baseball Sleeper from Every Division

Saturday, March 26th, 2011

Matusz is ready to break out in 2011.

Opening day is right around the corner, so right now is the perfect time to take a look at one fantasy baseball sleeper from each division that can push your team to greatness. All of these players are positioned for either a breakthrough or bounce-back season and can be found at a discount. If your league hasn’t drafted yet these are great players to target, and if you have already drafted they are great buy low candidates. Target these guys as fantasy baseball breakout players.

AL East- Brian Matusz, SP Baltimore Orioles

The AL East is one of the toughest divisions in baseball, and contains a lot of talented players that can be had in fantasy baseball leagues. While it’s sometimes hard to look past the Yankees and Red Sox, my sleeper from this division plays in Baltimore. Brian Matusz went through some growing pains in his full year, but the talented southpaw finished the year on a great note. (more…)

2010 Fantasy Baseball News (December 1st)

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010
Colorado Rockies

The Rockies made sure to lock up Troy Tulowitski.

With Major League Baseball fully entrenched in its offseason, free agency and player moves will dominate the news until Spring Training begins.  With rosters changing every day, it’s never too early to begin preparing for your 2011 fantasy baseball draft.

Fantasy Baseball Sportal will continue to provide you with news and information on all things baseball in order for you to take control of your fantasy league in 2011.

Troy Tulowitski, SS, Colorado Rockies

After winning the National League Silver Slugger and Golden Glove awards, the Colorado Rockies signed Tulo to a six-year, $119 million contract extension. (more…)

Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Matchups: World Series (October 27th)

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

Will Hamilton win three MVP awards?

The final hurrah.

With the World Series set to start on Wednesday, this is the last chance to play fantasy baseball until next season. With a six-month layoff on the horizon, owners should do everything they can to make sure that you’re rolling with the ideal fantasy baseball players from both Texas & San Francisco.

Hitters

1.Josh Hamilton, OF Texas

Arguably this year’s AL MVP, Hamilton absolutely crushed the Yankees in the ALCS and was an integral part of Texas advancing to the World Series. (more…)

Top 5 Fantasy Matchups: AL & NL Championship Series (October 14th)

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Posey is the favorite for NL Rookie of the Year.

With just four teams remaining in the postseason, the pickings are getting slimmer. However, we at FBS don’t believe in sacrificing quality just because of a decrease in quantity, so we work hard to ensure you’re assembling the best fantasy baseball roster possible.

Hitters

1.Buster Posey, C SF

Despite this being his first major league season, Posey is showing no signs of slowing down thus far in the postseason. In the first round series against the Braves, Posey hit .375 and was constantly in the middle of the action. (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Advice: Playoff Edition (October 10th)

Sunday, October 10th, 2010

Hughes has been lights out for the Yanks this season.

As we approach the second week of the fantasy baseball playoffs and the second round of the playoff games, it’s critical to take note of those players who are white-hot and how they can help your fantasy baseball lineup from here on out.

Phil Hughes, SP NYY: Hughes was simply masterful on Saturday night while putting the Twins out of their misery. (more…)