Posts Tagged ‘Weekly Fantasy Advice’

2010 Fantasy Baseball News (October 20th)

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010
2010 MLB Playoffs

The Yankees will have to win without Teixeira.

With the ALCS and NLCS heating up, fantasy playoff baseball is in full swing. Whether your MLB team is still fighting for a World Series title or was out of it by August, Fantasy Baseball Sportal will continue to provide you with news and information on all things baseball so your fantasy team can be on top.

Mark Teixeira, 1B, New York Yankees

The Yankees placed Teixeira on the 15-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain. Teixeira suffered a Grade 2 strain of his hamstring and even if the Yankees come back and advance to the World Series, Tex won’t be available. (more…)

2010 Fantasy Baseball Risers and Fallers: Three Up, Three Down

Monday, August 16th, 2010
2010 Fantasy Baseball

Arencibia has been on an absolute tear.

Toronto Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia made his debut August 7th against Tampa Bay, and not even Arencibia could have predicted the outcome: 4/5, 3 R, 2 HR, 1 2B, 3 RBI

Wow.

If fantasy owners didn’t hit their waiver wire when they heard he was getting called up, there was most likely a mad rush following that performance.

Nobody would expect that from the encore.

What we have been greeted in his three games since can only be considered a disappointment.

Arencibia is hitless in 11 at bats since his dazzling debut. (more…)

Fantasy Baseball Top 5 Position Rankings (April. 18th)

Sunday, April 18th, 2010

Hot hitting Casey McGehee has cracked the top 5 rankings and is a must start.

Each week, Fantasy Baseball Sportal will provide you with fantasy baseball player rankings for each position. These fantasy baseball rankings will be based on past performances and upcoming matchups. This week there are many new names who have cracked the Top 5 fantasy rankings including youngsters like Casey McGehee, Franklin Gutierrez and even old vets like Pudge Rodriguez has made the list.

Catcher

1. Brian McCann, Atlanta Braves

McCann, who has only struck out twice this season, is looking to add to his current average of .346.  He’ll do that this coming week when the Braves face the Philadelphia Phillies at home.  McCann has a career BA of .300 at home, and a .304 career BA against the Phillies.

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Fantasy Baseball Top 5 Position Rankings (April 12th-18th)

Monday, April 12th, 2010

Each week, FBS will provide you with player rankings for each position. These rankings will be based on past performance and upcoming matchups for the week.

Matt Wieters has recorded 2 hits in four games this season

Catcher

1. Joe Mauer, Minnesota Twins

-The best catcher in the game has 3 doubles and a longball in 8 hits.

2. Matt Wieters, Baltimore Orioles

- Did not take long for the young catcher to make his fantasy owners happy. Wieters is hitting .389 with seven hits. Six of those came in the first series against the Rays, who the Orioles face this week once again.

3. Yadier Molina, St. Louis Cardinals

- Surprising power in the first week hitting two homers. With an upcoming series against the Astros, expect Yadier and the rest of the Cardinals offense to explode.

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Welcome to Fantasy Baseball Sportal!

Friday, April 2nd, 2010

Fantasy BaseballWelcome to Fantasy Baseball Sportal, where our writers work hard toward getting you (the fantasy owner) the best advice and tips you can find on a weekly basis.

At FBS, you will find weekly fantasy player rankings, as we showcase the top five players at each position for the week, and then go into greater depth on other players that should or shouldn’t be used for the given week.

You will also find some of the best, most personalized MLB Weekly Power Rankings, top fantasy baseball sleepers of the week, weekly waiver wire columns, and breaking injury and roster news. (more…)