Monday Player Matchups: Don’t Skimp On Kemp

Monday Player Matchups: Don't Skimp On Kemp
Ricky Nolasco: He is 5-1 with a 3.38 ERA against the Diamondbacks and with this group of pitchers going today, that’s Bob Gibson and Cy Young’s love child numbers. His ERA is almost 2 runs lower at home this season and he has pitched well this season. I’m giving him a shot in the Monday ...

Stream Team: Cardinal Directions

Stream Team: Cardinal Directions
Our first group of Stream Team picks for 2011 got things started off with a bang. The three ace picks (Dan Haren, Cliff Lee, Roy Oswalt) came through with two wins, plenty of strikeouts and one one walk between them. Middle man Mark Buehrle got out of a great start before allowing four runs in ...

Stream Team: Taking the Mound for the 2011 Season

Stream Team: Taking the Mound for the 2011 Season
The Stream Team has found a home for the 2011 season. FanDuel was gracious enough to pick up the article heading into the year, and the marriage of finding cheap pitching gems on a day-to-day basis with daily salary cap competitions couldn’t be more perfect. Here’s what we’re going to do this year — I’ll ...

Cue The Sad Trumbone For Kendrys: FanDuel Player News

Cue The Sad Trumbone For Kendrys: FanDuel Player News
It really is amazing that we are so close to Opening Day 2011! It seems like just yesterday I was sleeping through the World Series.  And now here we are, just a few days away from FanDuel’s April 1st $25,000 Grand Slam! I’ve been changing my teams around quite a bit, which is half the ...

Just How Deep Is Pitching in 2011? (A: Very)

Just How Deep Is Pitching in 2011? (A: Very)
Something occurred to me while doing a keeper draft recently:  pitching is STUPID deep this year. Like, really, really, really stupid deep. I realized that because in a league where Cliff Lee, C.C. Sabathia, Jon Lester, Josh Johnson, Clayton Kershaw, Ubaldo Jiminez, Justin Verlander, Cole Hamels, David Price, Jered Weaver AND Tommy Hanson (just to ...