Velocity and Daily Fantasy Baseball

Velocity and Daily Fantasy Baseball
Google ‘velocity and baseball’ and you might get something that looks like your spam folder. “Increase your velocity!” “Velocity mechanics workshop!” “How to get more velocity on your fastball!” So, yeah, velocity is important. (But so is the motion of the ocean?) It’s not like you it’s the only thing you need to pitch well ...

Bargain Bin Players for Thursday July 14

Bargain Bin Players for Thursday July 14
We hoped you enjoyed the break, but now it’s back to business with the Thursday Single and Strikeout. Seven games dot the schedule for the day — let’s see if we can find a few nice bargains among them. Be sure to remember that scoring has changed slightly on FanDuel. Pitchers now get only 5 ...

The Benefits of Facing a Poor Offense for Fantasy Pitchers

The Benefits of Facing a Poor Offense for Fantasy Pitchers
The past couple of weeks, I’ve written about how quality of defense and quality of opponent affects a hitter’s stats. This week and next, I’m going to do the same for pitchers. Today, I’ll be looking at how much a pitcher’s numbers change when facing different calibers of offense. The study To study the effects ...