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Austin Hedges and Dan Vogelbach are raking in the Pacific Coast League causing fantasy owners to wonder: If it happens in El Paso or Iowa, does it stay there or translate to the major-league level?  It’s easy to forget about Austin Hedges. Especially considering he wasn’t a coveted fantasy prospect to

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With $187 in FAAB dollars dished out in the first cycle alone, let’s dispense with the pleasantries and get right down to business. We’ve got a lot of ground to cover. In addition to covering the first two weeks of FAAB bidding, we will also touch on a handful of

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Baseball fans, especially fantasy owners, love lists. It’s a fact. If you don’t believe me, check out the popular demand for team power rankings. Even when they use a sound formula, like our friend Craig Goldstein does over at Fox Sports, he still takes flack from fans that have nothing

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The “elite power is becoming scarce” narrative has been greatly exaggerated by the fantasy community in the last calendar year simply because the data strongly supports the theory. What about stolen bases? We don’t talk about speed at great length in the offseason because it’s “always available on the waiver

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If you’ve spent anytime looking at Baseball Prospectus new pitching metric Deserved Run Average (DRA) leader board, it can give you a pretty solid indication of a pitchers performance compared to the rest of the league. It should come as no surprise, given all of the factors that DRA takes

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There is certain undeniable artistic flair to how a general manager constructs a bullpen. It’s a work of art that is constantly in flux. Often times relievers materialize out of thin air off the waiver wire or free agency mid-season. They arrive as complementary pieces in much larger trades. Others

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Best known for inciting a bench-clearing brawl between the Reno Aces and Albuquerque Isotopes last summer, the Los Angeles Dodgers could not have possibly anticipated that Mike Bolsinger would become a permanent fixture in their starting rotation this season. He was the quintessential “break glass in case of emergency” option

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The one constant in baseball is Mike Trout, who leads the Majors with 9.9 WAR. Everything else, as we’ve come to expect, is subject to change. Strange things tend to happen in April. For example, Wil Myers leads the league in runs scored. Paulo Orlando has evolved into “The God

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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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The Colorado Rockies made it official today, according to the Denver Post, that Adam Ottavino would take over as the teams closer for the foreseeable future. It should come as no surprise that the Rockies made the move away from 42-year old LaTroy Hawkins, who is retiring at the end

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