Posts Tagged ‘top five waiver wire players’

Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers of the Week (Jun. 3rd)

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010

Mike Fontenot has been taking starts away from Ryan Theriot at 2B this past week.

FBS is back with its top fantasy baseball sleepers. These players fall under the radar on most fantasy teams, but can definitely give your team a boost this upcoming week starting June 7th. With disabled lists getting longer and longer every day, fantasy baseball teams are struggling with keeping rosters healthy. If you are looking for a sleeper pick for the week to fill an injury spot or start for an underperforming player, keep these 5 players in your head before you select your lineup.

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Fantasy Baseball Top 5 Position Rankings (May. 17)

Monday, May 17th, 2010

By Tim Givens

Miguel Olivo is making everyone happy!

Fantasy Baseball Player Rankings for May 17-23:

Catchers-

1. Miguel Olivo, Colorado Rockies:

Olivo hit a drought from May 1-10th, with his average dropping as low as .228, but recently he’s bounced back with a home run for three consecutive games.   As of May 16th, he was ranked second in total home runs in the Catcher department. 

 2. Joe Mauer, Minnesota Twins:

His numbers aren’t eye-popping, but Mauer’s average will help any team, in any fantasy baseball format.   This week the Twins are on the road, where Mauer statistically hits better.  (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Top 5 Position Rankings (May. 5th)

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

Rookie Austin Jackson leads the league in hits. Are the Yankees regretting trading this young stud?

Who’s cracking the Top 5 list for our player position rankings this week? I can tell you who is not and that would be the best catcher in the game, Joe Mauer. Mauer is battling a bruised heel which had him sitting on the bench over the weekend. A big injury risk this week at this point. If he is healthy, he is arguably the most important fantasy player for owners. If you’re a gambler, take the chance on him.

Biggest surprise so far this season belongs to Austin Jackson. Leading the league in hits so far. He shows no signs of slowing down.

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2010 Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire (April. 8th)

Thursday, April 8th, 2010
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Edgar Renteria holds some value.

The 2010 Fantasy Baseball season is kicking off at Fantasy Baseball Sportal with week one’s fantasy Waiver Wire, where we scour the waiver wire for the league’s top available fantasy gems.

Here are the top five players available in no less than 50% of standard Yahoo! leagues: (more…)