Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire – Top 12 Pickups for MLB Week 2

Smart early season waiver wire pickups can win fantasy baseball leagues. Simple as that. Here are 12 guys worth picking up right now who have a good shot at becoming fixtures in your starting lineup the rest of the way. For those of you who play in our one-day leagues for money here at FanDuel ...

Closer Watch April 2013: 10 Fantasy Baseball Relief Pitchers Who May Get the Job

Here are ten “holds” guys, who already provide excellent production but for saves, who may claim the closer’s role on their respective teams by season’s end. Since some of them are available as daily plays on FanDuel (try out our one-day money leagues for free by using promocode INSIDERBONUS – you’ll get $5 loaded into ...

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Week 1 – 15 Possible MLB 2013 Pickups

The days are longer. The birds are chirping. The grass has that smell and everyone’s a little more relaxed. That means only one thing: the fantasy baseball season is finally upon us, and we can all rejoice in unison. Opening Day graced us with its presence the last two days, and here are some early ...

Fantasy Baseball 1B Rankings 2013

Below every first baseman’s name in our list of top 40 fantasy baseball 1B rankings for 2013, we’ve shared the stats they registered during the 2012 season. If you play in our single-day money leagues (try them out if you haven’t!), you’ll also see their Opening Day FanDuel prices listed below their stats in grey. And check ...

Fantasy Baseball Catcher Rankings 2013

Fantasy Baseball Catcher Rankings 2013
The stats below each catcher’s name in our list of top 40 fantasy baseball catcher rankings for 2013 are simply the numbers they put up in 2012. Their opening day FanDuel prices are also listed below each name, for those of you who play in our single-day money leagues. And if you don’t know about those, you’d ...

Fantasy Baseball Draft Strategy for 2013: How to Dominate Your MLB League 1

Fantasy Baseball Draft Strategy for 2013: How to Dominate Your MLB League
Need a fantasy baseball draft strategy for 2013? Kudos to you for preparing yourself. You’d shocked by the number of people who simply “shoot from the hip” and choose their teams with no rhyme or reason. Here are ten golden tips from two GMs who’ve won countless season-long baseball leagues. It’s very hard to win ...

Fantasy Baseball Sleepers for 2013 MLB Leagues 6

Fantasy Baseball Sleepers for 2013 MLB Leagues
While we’re all about the far superior one-day fantasy baseball leagues here at FanDuel, we know that many of you still participate in (archaic) season-long leagues. In this feature Insider article, we’re bringing you some of the top fantasy baseball sleepers for the 2013 MLB season. Read on to discover a handful of players who ...

Context Adjustments: Catchers and Stolen Bases (Part 4)

Context Adjustments: Catchers and Stolen Bases (Part 4)
For the past three weeks, I’ve been examining the influence the catcher has on the running game—an important component of daily fantasy baseball since the catcher can have a big impact on a hitter’s willingness and success in stealing bases.  In part one, I examined which catchers have the best arms.  In part two, I ...

Context Adjustments: Catchers and Stolen Bases (Part 3)

Context Adjustments: Catchers and Stolen Bases (Part 3)
Over the past two weeks, I’ve been examining one of the most overlooked components of the daily fantasy baseball equation: the catcher.  If you’re deciding on whether or not to choose a particular speedster for your FanDuel team, the catcher is an important component to consider since he will be the one (primarily) trying to ...

Pitcher Volatility and Daily Fantasy Baseball

Pitcher Volatility and Daily Fantasy Baseball
Intuitively, we know that some pitchers are more consistent than others. Think about Edwin Jackson‘s year for instance. On his ledger this year he has a complete game shutout and eight games in which he’s given up no more than one run. And yet he also has an eight-run monster, a seven-run twelve-hit disasterpiece, and ...