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Who is the only player to hit 20+ HR every year since 2009? I'll give you a hint: it's Nelson Cruz. He has been razing the baseball with five homers and a 1.434 OPS over the last seven games. Cruz has...
Who is the best hitter in baseball? How does roster management work? Which players should you buy or sell? And waivers.
Welcome to the weekly Free Agent Acquisition Bidding/Budget (FAAB) column where my goal is to have you confidently prepared to acquire the hitters and pitchers off free agency or waivers to make your ...
Is that hot starting player going to stay hot, or is there something in the data that suggest a downward turn is on the horizon? Conversely, what about that guy that is a major drain on your club at t...
Cobb or Ruth? Williams or Mays? Bonds or Pujols? A debate as old as time. Is there an answer to who the best hitter in baseball is? Probably not. Am I going to solve the question in this piece? Likely...
The Marlins called up Yamamoto and not Gallen. Why? Are the cracked? Are they tanking? Is something else going on? Hint: we will discuss the 40-man roster. How long will Brett Anderson last as a usabl...
Peter Alonso has been mashing up a storm for the Mets. Will it continue? Adam Eaton has been solid. Enrique Hernandez just hasn't been anything special. Eloy Jimenez is blasting away, and all of a sud...
The 2019 season is underway and, predictably, it's a disaster. Some teams seem to have no plan at all. Other teams are continually searching for answers to get the last out, either because of poor per...
  With just 3.5 weeks remaining until the All-Star Break, wanted to run through and look at each team's remaining series' and schedules over the next three weeks. The goal here is to help us potential...
Bullpen Usage & Reliever Ratings, or BURR, is an idea that Flowers and Mans have been playing around with since the 2017 season. The reason for their focus is simply that bullpens are a more impor...
Luzardo and Puk finally took the hill in a game that mattered. Bundy has cut the homers, and success has followed. Since his first pitch, Griffin Canning has looked like he belonged. I still can't bel...
Welcome back to the Fantasy Baseball Elite Podcast series with today's special guest hosts: Vlad Sedler (aka RotoGut) & Peter Christensen (aka DraftCheat)!
We're at the point of the season that we kinda know who players are. At least we think we do. Are they performing up to expectations or are the struggling to live up to the hopes placed on their shoul...
Each week we will try to give a quick update on each of the top-40 minor leaguers that could help out in the fantasy game in 2019. Of course, there is an element of uncertainty with all of this as we ...
Chase Anderson, are there concerns? Homers have been an issue for Bieber. Is there reason to be bullish with Flaherty? Fried has been solid for the Braves, but... Jon Gray continues to befuddle the ba...
Jake Bauers has been awful. Are those Bobby Bradley footsteps we're hearing? Asdrubal and Encarnacion are two veterans who are producing. What the hell is going on with Tommy La Stella and Tom Murphy?...
We've been waiting for the callup to happen for months. Every single day there was a question form someone asking me - when will the Astros call up Yordan Alvarez? The answer has finally been answered...
Max Scherzer has FIVE games with 15+ strikeouts and one or zero walks. Only three other pitchers in MLB history have more games of this ilk: Randy Johnson (11), Roger Clemens (9) and Pedro Martinez (7...
  LATE SATURDAY NIGHT UPDATE - Yordan Alvarez is up so even more reason to save your coin for next week. Of course this sentiment is for NFBC players who have to wait until next Sunday to bid for him....
Ray Flowers talks the top-50 players, injuries, signings of Kuechel/Kimbrel, players to buy/sell and the waiver-wire.
With more than two months of baseball in the rearview mirror, it's time to start culling the herd. Who do you own that should be let go? Is there someone on waivers that should be added? There's no wa...
Let's play a game. I'm going to list the names of the arms in today's piece, but without any context. Some of the names listed are moving on up (Jefferson style). Some of the names listed are heading ...
We're never wrong, are we?   Actually, we are always wrong.   As I write about every year, and did yet against this season in Does the First Round Matter?, I point out that all the time we spend worry...
The 2019 season is underway and, predictably, it's a disaster. Some teams seem to have no plan at all. Other teams are continually searching for answers to get the last out, either because of poor per...

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