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Nick Doran

Dynasty BaseballThe Verdict

In 2015 Dallas Keuchel went 20-8 with a 2.48 ERA and 216 strikeouts in 232 innings and rode that wave all the way to the American League Cy Young Award. Many fantasy owners owed their league championships to the crafty lefty’s sudden rise to the top of the pitching ranks.

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Dynasty Building BlocksGeneral

I am spending my offseason trying to buy Robbie Ray in as many leagues as I can. He is the most intriguing starting pitcher in baseball heading into the 2017 season in my opinion. I know he had an 8-15 record last year with a 4.90 ERA. He also has

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Dynasty DynamicsGeneral

Generally speaking it is true that a player’s future tends to look a lot like his past — especially for veteran players. When a player is coming off a couple of bad seasons in a row chances are good he is not going to be highly drafted in fantasy leagues the

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Dynasty BaseballTrader's CornerUncategorized

This week saw the likes of Trevor Story, Clayton Kershaw, Josh Donaldson, Drew Smyly, and Jose Abreu changing hands frequently. Lots of big names got moved in some mega-deals. There are also a couple of multi-part questions to ponder. I will forego a long introduction and save my thoughts for commentary

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Dynasty BaseballGeneralTrader's CornerUncategorized

Other than winning piles of cash, trading is the most exciting part of playing fantasy baseball. When you make that epic trade in your league it is always fun to see how other people think you did. Here is your chance to both share your triumphs and register your vote

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Dynasty BaseballDynasty DynamicsGeneralUncategorized

We are one fifth of the way into the season already. That is a pretty good chunk of games so the sample size is getting big enough to be meaningful. There are quite a few elite pitchers who are off to rough starts. It is hard not to get alarmed

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Dynasty BaseballTrader's CornerUncategorized

Our readers are really enjoying the feedback they get when we vote on their trades. There were so many trades sent in this week that I am not going to waste much space on an introduction. I will give some commentary on each trade. Let’s dive right in. The big movers

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Dynasty BaseballGeneralTrader's CornerUncategorized

We are three weeks into the season now. Chances are you already know what your team’s biggest hole is by now. It may not have been so obvious before the season started, but now that each MLB team has played 20 games it is apparent which players are going to

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GeneralTrader's CornerUncategorized

This week I will skip the long introduction and add some commentary on each trade instead. We’ve got all sorts of trades in all sorts of leagues this week. Let’s get straight into the action… You can join in the action two ways: 1) Vote on these trades to make

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GeneralTrader's CornerUncategorized

This week saw a lot of elite talent change hands in our readers’ dynasty leagues. Apparently this is a good time of year to go after some 1st-round studs. May this be a valuable reminder that if you want to add top-tier talent to your team in a dynasty league you must

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