Todd Zola breaks down Week 17 of the 2014 fantasy baseball season, spanning July 28-August 3.
Todd Zola compares the league-wide numbers in four categories -- home runs, stolen bases, ERA and pitcher strikeouts -- from this season to previous seasons, and calls attention to players who look better as a result of these trends.
Todd Zola looks at what has changed in terms of Park Factors in 2013, beginning with Petco Park and Safeco Field, two ballparks with changed dimensions for this season.
Todd Zola looks at players who have performed above expectations this season and should continue to, such as Carlos Gomez, Hunter Pence and Jeff Samardzija.
Todd Zola looks for hidden gems on the waiver wire, undervalued hitters who could shine with regular playing time, such as Chris Denorfia and Rajai Davis.
Tristan H. Cockcroft highlights pitchers who met specific criteria in 2012, which can be used to predict strong future performance.
Todd Zola comes up with a grading scale to help fantasy owners determine which pitchers they should start on any given day/week.