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April 2015

Digging for DiamondsGeneralProspect TalkUncategorizedUp the Middle

Few fantasy prospects have captivated my imagination in recent memory like Rangers farmhand Ryan Cordell. Granted, I may be the only one, as he’s owned in less than one percent of CBS Leagues. Somebody out there has to own him besides me, so I know it’s not quite to the level of

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I have spent an inordinate amount of time searching for relief options early this fantasy season. It’s a tedious exercise, predicated on assigning too much value to small samples and guessing about eventual roles. Sound like fun? I didn’t think so, but that’s why I’m here for you. Yimi Garcia,

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There goes my streak of not making a terrible pun-oriented headline here at TDG. If you are disgusted by the pun, you can leave the rest of this article behind and move on. But if you’re looking for a potential cheap closing option, you may want to continue reading. Proven

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Current EventsGeneralUncategorized

Last week I looked at some hot starting pitchers. This week we examine some unexpectedly hot hitters. One key to success in fantasy leagues is to quickly identify the true breakout players early in the season and separate them from the fakeout players — those whose success is a mirage. All of

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There comes a time in fantasy baseball where many of us decide it’s time to branch out and try a new league.  For many of you who spend time reading this site it is safe to say you are far more than the average fantasy baseball enthusiast.  Here at The

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Digging for DiamondsDynasty DynamicsGeneralProspect TalkUncategorized

As hard as it is to believe, we’ve finally reached the conclusion of our look into an offseason MiLB draft of a man whose MLB Power Rankings on FOX elicit comparisons to that of a drunken, dart throwing chimp, Mr. Craig Goldstein. This was certainly an entertaining draft (for the writer

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The fantasy landscape is changing dramatically at the shortstop position in dynasty leagues. If you blink, you might miss the changing of the guard. The dramatic overhaul at the top of the position is already underway with Chicago Cubs top prospect Addison Russell completing his meteoric rise to The Show earlier this

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Many fantasy owners erroneously believe that home runs are the scarcest of the five traditional fantasy categories. The well-publicized league-wide power outage – the total number of home runs decreased by an astonishing 17 percent in the five seasons since 2009 – only reinforces that false premise. Stolen bases are down

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GeneralTrader's CornerUncategorized

Trades were flying fast and furious this week.  I love it. Trading is the best part of dynasty leagues. I always get a buzz when I make a trade. Do you? Trading is the best way to improve your team in dynasty leagues. If you are not making trades you are

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Current EventsGeneralUncategorized

Let’s take a look at a few pitchers who may be available in your league who are off to hot starts. One key to success in fantasy leagues is to quickly identify the true breakout players early in the season, and separating them from the fakeout players — those whose

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