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All-Star Balloting: Berkman’s Bat Leads the Way in National League Power Rankings

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Lance Berkman's surprising start has him atop the NL Power Rankings

The Brewers have fallen off and the St. Louis Cardinals are one of the hottest teams in the National League. Led by two superb bats that do not belong to Albert Pujols, the Cards have one of the scariest lineups in the game. But the Cardinal bats are not the only ones showing what they can do. There are a few established superstars continuing their good work, as well as some surprises taking fantasy baseball by storm. This is a list of the hottest bats in the National League as of May 9th.

1) Lance Berkman – STL (Last Week: 2)
Berkman has been the surprise of the 2011 season. Hitting an incredible .374 into the month of April, the 25-year old leads the Majors with 32 runs batted in, and ranks among the top sluggers with 10 home runs early on. (more…)

All-Star Balloting: Ryan Braun Leads Pack in NL Player Rankings

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

Braun has the Brewers flying high


Hitters in the National League are putting up some phenomenal numbers so far in this young 2011 season. The best players in baseball are looking to prove their consistency. Young players are looking to establish what they can do. Aging veterans are trying to show the world that they still have what it takes to make an impact in the major leagues. This is a list of those who have outperformed everyone else in the National League as of May 1st.





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…)

2011 Fantasy Baseball: Top 50 Fantasy Players

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

Albert Pujols sits at #1 on our 2011 Top 50 Fantasy Player list.

As pitchers and catchers report this week, that means only one thing. Baseball season is upon us. For many Fantasy Baseball players their draft preparation kicks into gear at this time. I have put together a top 50 list, ranking the players for the 2011 season. Taking the best 50 players in the order you should draft them. This list could be used with every possible league type. It’s not the best 50 players in the game in that order, rather just the best 50 fantasy players. Enjoy!

1. Albert Pujols: The biggest story for Pujols will be if he signs an extension with the Cardinals or becomes a free agent.
2. Miguel Cabrera
3. Hanley Ramirez (more…)

2011 Fantasy Baseball: Top 15 Outfielders

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

Look for Carlos Gonzalez to have a monster 2011.

Preseason fantasy baseball position rankings continue here at FBS. We have already listed fantasy baseball catchers, and second basemen, so now it’s on to the outfielders. Such a deep position calls for a top-15 list. Here are my early pre-spring training rankings for the OF position.