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  1. 2014 postseason fantasy baseball rankings

    Eric Karabell

    Welcome to October and the baseball playoffs! We know that some of you will be participating in postseason pools, and we're here to help with our annual rankings both by position and overall. If the Tuesday and Wednesday wild-card contests -- well, t...

    Blog | October 02, 2014
  2. What's left in Verlander's tank?

    AJ Mass

    When Justin Verlander takes the mound on Wednesday to face the Cleveland Indians, the pitcher concedes he might not be at 100 percent -- and should he struggle to work deep into the contest, there could be some concern as to how many more innings he'...

    Blog | September 03, 2014
  3. Astros won't deal Qualls

    AJ Mass

    Losing 13-1 on Thursday to the Oakland Athletics, the Houston Astros didn't have a need to use closer Chad Qualls in the contest. However, in the bigger picture, the team intends to keep Qualls around so that they can indeed turn to him in the future...

    Blog | July 24, 2014
  4. Angels pursuing Padres pitchers?

    AJ Mass

    As we enter the All-Star break, the Los Angeles Angels are in a good position in the standings, having won 12 of their 14 July contests. However, that doesn't mean the team isn't still looking to improve their roster going forward. As Ken Rosentha...

    Blog | July 14, 2014
  5. How long will Altuve miss?

    AJ Mass

    Everything had seemed to be going Jose Altuve's way over the past few weeks, as he's hit .349 over his last 20 starts, hitting safely in 18 of those contests. However, since Tuesday, things have started to go downhill in a hurry for the Houston Astro...

    Blog | June 13, 2014
  6. Mets may be cautious with Mejia

    AJ Mass

    The New York Mets are hoping that they won't need to turn to yet another closer to handle opposing hitters in close contests, but were forced to watch as Jenrry Mejia had to leave Thursday night's game as he struggled to warm up at the start of his s...

    Blog | June 13, 2014
  7. Rangers rotation takes another hit

    AJ Mass

    The Texas Rangers had to go to the bullpen early on Tuesday night after starter Matt Harrison had to leave the contest with back stiffness after only 1 2/3 innings. The pitcher has been plagued by injuries of late, and missed most of 2013 following s...

    Blog | May 14, 2014
  8. Will Hicks miss time for Twins?

    AJ Mass

    Outfielder Aaron Hicks smashed into the center field wall attempting to make a catch in Thursday's game for the Minnesota Twins. While Hicks did initially remain in the contest after being checked by the training staff, he was removed for a pinch hit...

    Blog | May 02, 2014
  9. Rockies' rotation in flux

    AJ Mass

    Tyler Chatwood was struggling to get through the sixth inning of Tuesday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks when the Colorado Rockies pitcher was pulled from the contest with the bases loaded and nobody out. The bullpen got him out of the jam, b...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  10. Cleveland Indians will contend in AL Central despite slow start -...

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan explains why the Indians, despite coming in at No. 22 in the latest Power Rankings, will contend for a playoff spot.

    Story | Conversation | April 20, 2014
  11. Chisenhall on the bubble in Cleveland?

    Doug Mittler

    The Cleveland Indians need to clear a roster spot to make room for outfielder Michael Bourn, who is expected to come off the disabled list in time for Tuesday's contest in Detroit. Paul Hoynes of the Plain Dealer says the "easy move" would be to o...

    Blog | April 15, 2014
  12. A-Rod's next steps

    AJ Mass

    Following the news that Alex Rodriguez had his 211-game suspension reduced to 162 games by an arbitrator, a result that will still see the third baseman miss all of the 2014 season, Rodriguez announced his intention to contest the ruling in federal c...

    Blog | January 12, 2014
  13. Picking the 'real' All-Star teams

    Keith Law

    If we are supposed to believe that the All-Star Game counts for something other than TV ratings and MLB revenues, why don't we see rosters built to win the game? It's part popularity contest, part reward for having a good two months to start the seas...

    Blog | June 27, 2013
  14. Postseason fantasy rankings: Top 165

    Eric Karabell

    Welcome back to the MLB playoffs! The postseason gets under way Friday with a pair of wild-card contests, and then a lot more games over the weekend, so we're getting you ready with our annual rankings for playoff pools. This season things are c...

    Blog | October 04, 2012
  15. Fantasy baseball postseason rankings led by Justin Verlander, Mat...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell ranks the top 165 players from the 10 playoff teams for your postseason fantasy baseball pools.

    Blog | Conversation | October 04, 2012
  16. Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce still in line to be fantasy boon despi...

    Jason Grey

    Jason Grey evaluates Cincinnati Reds slugger Jay Bruce, from both a scouting and fantasy perspective.

    Blog | Conversation | April 11, 2011