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  1. Buy low, sell high: All-Star Game edition

    Eric Karabell

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The 85th All-Star Game has come and gone, and while it was clearly a night to honor and celebrate New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter in his final midseason classic, on occasion we certainly see eager fantasy owners assign altered v...

    Blog | July 16, 2014
  2. Can Jimmy Rollins keep rolling?

    Eric Karabell

    Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins singled and stole two bases in Wednesday's win over the San Diego Padres, and it quietly moved the fellow about to become the franchise's all-time hit leader into the No. 15 spot among middle infielders o...

    Blog | June 12, 2014
  3. Injured Beltran among active WAR leaders

    Eric Karabell

    More than half of the top 15 for wins above replacement (WAR) among active players entering this season have been New York Yankees at some point. Perhaps this isn't surprising, but with the news Thursday that Carlos Beltran was placed on the disabled...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  4. Peralta among most unlucky hitters so far

    Eric Karabell

    Perhaps no hitter illustrates how wildly unpredictable Batting Average on Balls in Play (BABIP) can be more than St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta. A year ago with the Detroit Tigers, Peralta hit .303 with a .374 BABIP, including a ridicul...

    Blog | April 22, 2014
  5. Inside the Julio Teheran-Cliff Lee duel

    Eric Karabell

    PHILADELPHIA -- Entering Wednesday, one complete game had been thrown in baseball this season. It's only a few weeks, but still, it's clearly been a rarity. During the afternoon Wednesday, Cincinnati Reds right-hander Johnny Cueto joined San Diego Pa...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  6. Papi still highlights oldie-but-goodie list

    Eric Karabell

    I get a kick out of armchair analysts pontificating that someone like St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday "isn't getting any younger." That just makes me laugh. Yes, it's factually correct that Holliday is getting older. Of course, so are Mi...

    Blog | March 13, 2014
  7. What to expect from Grant Green

    Eric Karabell

    Entering Sunday, the Oakland Athletics hadn't received any home runs from their second base position, fueling speculation that a trade for someone like Philadelphia Phillies option Chase Utley was a possibility. While Eric Sogard finally hit one out ...

    Blog | July 09, 2013
  8. Bits: Josh Rutledge shipped to Triple-A

    Eric Karabell

    A week ago, Josh Rutledge of the Colorado Rockies was among the top 10 second basemen on ESPN's Player Rater. Now he's on his way to Triple-A Colorado Springs. Talk about a swift fall from grace! Rutledge, a 23rd-rounder, on average, in ESPN live ...

    Blog | May 23, 2013
  9. Top 100 for 2013: Mike Trout No. 1

    Eric Karabell

    As the saying goes, fantasy drafts aren't necessarily won in the first round -- or early rounds, for that matter -- but they can be lost. I don't buy that notion anymore. All the picks count, and team depth is critical, but many owners who...

    Blog | February 13, 2013
  10. Justin Upton, Zack Greinke ranked favorably in Eric Karabell's to...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell lays out his top 100 fantasy options for 2013, taking into account upside, position scarcity, the depth of starting pitching and more.

    Blog | Conversation | February 13, 2013
  11. Fernando Rodney nearing ERA record

    Eric Karabell

    Tampa Bay Rays closer Fernando Rodney notched his 46th save Thursday, and lowered his microscopic ERA to 0.62, an inning away from Dennis Eckersley's record of 0.61 for the 1990 Athletics. It is Rodney, and not Craig Kimbrel or Aroldis Chapman, ...

    Blog | September 28, 2012
  12. Tampa Bay Rays closer Fernando Rodney close to breaking ERA mark,...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell has the fantasy highlights and lowlights from Thursday's games, including another scoreless outing for Rays closer Fernando Rodney.

    Blog | Conversation | September 28, 2012
  13. Weekend preview: Three things to watch

    Eric Karabell

    The second half of the baseball season is upon us, and while a weekend game in July still counts the same as one in April, the stakes are clearly becoming greater now. More than half the games are done. Pennant races are getting intense. The pending ...

    Blog | July 13, 2012
  14. Daniel Hudson injured once again

    Eric Karabell

    Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Daniel Hudson was lit up for five runs and seven hits while recording only five outs Tuesday and left early with right forearm tightness. For Hudson, a 16-game winner last season and 10th-rounder in ESPN average live...

    Blog | June 27, 2012
  15. Daniel Hudson of the Arizona Diamondbacks hit hard, leaves early ...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell discusses the most interesting fantasy tidbits from Tuesday's action, including Daniel Hudson's injury-shortened outing and Anthony Rizzo's Cubs debut

    Blog | Conversation | June 27, 2012
  16. Thursday's podcast: MLB draft wrap-up

    Eric Karabell

    The recently completed amateur draft remains a topic of discussion as Keith Law and I shared thoughts on Thursday's Baseball Today podcast! Who were the winners and losers from the draft? Keith offers insight on several teams and describes the sm...

    Blog | June 07, 2012