Posts Tagged ‘Fantasy Tips’

Top 5 Fantasy Sleepers (August 7th)

Saturday, August 7th, 2010

Despite a down year, Braun can explode at any moment.

Sometimes the best sleeper is the one right in front of you. Just because a player had a bad week doesn’t grant them a benching the next. Sometimes a sleeper could be a great player that is returning from the DL. There are many ways to look at sleepers. However, it always comes down to one detail: Who do you think will be the best play for your team? (more…)

Closer Report (August 5th)

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

Hanrahan is the new man in Pittsburgh.

Since our last report there have been some changes in the bullpen for a few teams. One of the season’s best closers has moved on, some have been relegated to setup men, and there are even a few fresh faces closing out games. Are those dominant closers still dominant with their new teams? How are the new setup men affecting their closers?

There is only one way to find out, by reading this week’s Closer Report! Check and see how your closer matched up this week. Don’t let your fantasy team slip by continuing to start Octavio Dotel, when you should’ve dropped him for Joel Hanrahan. (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire (August 4th)

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Don't confuse this speedster with teammate Ryan Howard.

If your team is in need of a boost, we suggest taking a gander at the fantasy options listed below. These guys are absolutely on fire and are available in most standard leagues. Don’t wait too long as these guys are bound to be snatched up by week’s end. (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire (Jul. 23rd)

Saturday, July 24th, 2010

This kid swings a big bat in Pittsburgh.

If your team is in need of a boost, we suggest taking a gander at the fantasy players listed below. These guys are absolutely on fire and are available in most standard leagues. Don’t wait too long as these guys are bound to be snatched up by week’s end.

Gordon Beckham, CWS, 3B/2B (82): Beckham was a great sleeper choice coming into the year, but was dropped by the majority of his fantasy owners after a disastrous second half.However, it seems that his sophomore slump may be behind him as he boasts a .466 AVG and has racked up 6 RBI since the second half began. (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire (Jul. 9)

Friday, July 9th, 2010

Tommy Hunter has won five straight decisions for the Rangers.

If your team is in need of a boost we suggest looking at some of these gentlemen below. Not only are these players available, their on fire! You better hurry though, because the percentages (percentage owned in Yahoo! leagues) you see next to the players name will be rising quickly.

Clint Barmes, COL, 2B/SS (70): Barmes is coming off of a 14-game hitting streak and has 7 runs scored over the past week. The Rockies are heating up and making a strong push for first against the Padres, who are coming back to earth. 
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