Stream Team: Mets and Padres Worth a Look

Stream Team: Mets and Padres Worth a Look
The Stream Team took a small break for All-Star week, but we’re refreshed and ready for the stretch run, starting with Monday MVP action at FanDuel. Even with the change in FanDuel scoring, I think you may be best going with our Ace picks each day — it’s become very hard to find great, cheap ...

2011 American League Trade Deadline Discussion

2011 American League Trade Deadline Discussion
We dissected the NL trade landscape in an earlier article, and now we’ll tackle the Junior Circuit. The Yankees and Red Sox are long thought of as the biggest spenders on the free agency and trade market, but last season it was the Texas Rangers shelling out a group of prospects for Cliff Lee, who ...

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 ...

2011 Fantasy Football: When to Draft Kickers and Defenses

2011 Fantasy Football: When to Draft Kickers and Defenses
You think you know everything you need to know to dominate your 2011 fantasy football draft. You’ve spent countless hours poring over rankings and completing mock drafts. You’ve kept up-to-date on all the news around the NFL all off-season. When your draft is over, you look at your roster and decide it’s strong from top ...

Stream Team: Cub, My Enthusiasm

Stream Team: Cub, My Enthusiasm
There’s no doubt that many of today’s Daily Fantasy Baseball Championship contestants will be selecting the $9,800 Roy Halladay as their pitcher and trying to get by with a patchwork offense. And why not? Halladay’s 17.1 FanDuel PPG score is the best in the league in the first half of the season, and he’s coming ...

Bargain Bin Players for July 7

Bargain Bin Players for July 7
A week ago, I was uber-excited to have nine games from which to choose some bargain bin players. This week, the MLB stepped it up another notch, with 13 games at our disposal. With the competition getting tougher and the better players rising in price, finding bargains becomes harder and harder. Gone are the days ...

2011 MLB All-Scrub Team

2011 MLB All-Scrub Team
It’s fun to argue about who did and didn’t deserve to be voted on the All-Star team each year. Fantasy baseball competitors often find themselves backing some of their own players as All-Star snubs. More often than that, owners lament the the players that have dug a massive hole in the standings. These are the ...

Bargain Bin: Thursday June 30

Bargain Bin: Thursday June 30
We have a whopping nine games on tap for the Thursday Single and Strikeout. Aces Justin Verlander, Jon Lester, CC Sabathia, Cole Hamels and Matt Cain will be on the bump for their respective clubs, but we’re not here to  talk about the best of the best — rather, all we care about are the ...

All-Time NFL Greats Who Hung Around Too Long

All-Time NFL Greats Who Hung Around Too Long
When his career is said and done — and considering the recent news that he had surgery for a torn ACL at some point this offseason, that moment may be sooner than you think — in what uniform will you remember Terrell Owens? As a 49er? A Cowboy? If Owens is in fact able to ...

Stream Team: Weekend Warriors and Weekday Picks

Stream Team: Weekend Warriors and Weekday Picks
Our featured picks for the weekend included Tim Stauffer (7 IP, 2 ER, 9 K, Win), Jair Jurrjens (6 IP, 1 ER, 2 K, Win) and Roy Halladay (9 IP, 1 ER, 4 K, Win). Three wins? You’re welcome. We also suggested Cory Luebke, who allowed one hit in five shutout innings during his first ...