Plaxico should go to Philly

Plaxico should go to Philly
By Antonio D’Arcangelis A few years ago, before Plaxico plugged himself in the leg with a .40-caliber semi-automatic pistol he was carrying in his waistband, I was enthralled with his ability to take over a game. The 6-5, 232-pound receiver had just come off a career year, one that saw him lionized as the hero ...

Stream Team: Back From the Dead

Stream Team: Back From the Dead
After nine days in beautiful Ireland, I’m back and ready to find the best streamers in the nation once again. Ironically, my fantasy teams seemed to do better while I was away. Lesson learned? We have nine games and 18 starting pitchers on tap for the Monday Single, which features $1,250 in prizes for just ...

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 ...

This weekend’s tournaments

This weekend's tournaments
FanDuel has a ton of tournaments going on this weekend, so let’s get to them. First up is the Saturday Home Run, which has become the weekend staple of tournaments. $10 entry, $4000 in prizes. Prizes down to 39th place, with a cap of 444 entries. Next up is the Saturday Blast, which also has ...

Bargain Bin: June 11-12

Bargain Bin: June 11-12
By Antonio D’Arcangelis If you dig around a bit, there are plenty of excellent bargain to be found on FanDuel. I’ve taken a lot of the hard work out of it for you, highlighting several players who are poised to provide great bang for your buck in Saturday’s and Sunday’s games. Whether you’re entered in ...

The Funniest All-Time Baseball Names

The Funniest All-Time Baseball Names
By Antonio D’Arcangelis The National Pastime is a vivacious animal – a rich tapestry of individuals, social groups and eras throughout a century and a half of American culture. From the Antebellum and Dead Ball Era to the Roaring Twenties and Great Depression, right on through Post-WWII, the Sixties Counterculture and the tongue-wagging hypocrisy of ...

Introducing a New Head-to-Head Game

Introducing a New Head-to-Head Game
For those of you who spend your time looking through every nook and cranny on FanDuel, then this announcement is no surprise to you. But for the rest of you, strap yourselves in. FanDuel is now giving you the chance to win $500 in public head-to-head games. It’s $270 to enter, so the rake is ...

Thursday Player Matchups: The Good, The Bad, The Harang

Thursday Player Matchups: The Good, The Bad, The Harang
I haven’t been showing you many of the bad matchups to shield you from the horrors of this world. but I’ve decided to give you more of the rotten to make the fresh seem tastier. Aaron Harang: He isn’t going to blow anyone away with his awesomeness, but he is in Petco against the Nationals. ...

Wednesday Player Matchups: Big Matty Cain

Wednesday Player Matchups: Big Matty Cain
I’m not seeing many great historical matchups today and night, but thems the breaks. Here is what I’ve found unearthed in the stat mines. Jaime Garcia: He continues to impress and gets the Astros tonight who aren’t all that hittery.  At 6-1 and a 3.05 ERA you can’t argue with his results. Cole Hamels: He’s ...

An interview with the Week 4 DFBC winner: Chris Davis knows his fantasy

An interview with the Week 4 DFBC winner: Chris Davis knows his fantasy
This week’s winner should look familiar to you, since he also won the Week 2 qualifier of the DFBC. It’s Chris Davis – known as uppower on the site – who snagged his second DFBC Finals seat (two is the maximum number of Finals seats a player may win). So how has Chris managed to win ...