Dodgers’ Ross Stripling discusses how pitchers would get ready for 2020 season, MLB’s plan in Texas and more

Even before the season was suspended due to the nationwide distruption caused by COVID-19, Ross Stripling was already having a pretty eventful offseason. He was initially part of the Dodgers flurry of moves to acquire Mookie Betts, with a reported trade that would have sent him to the Angels ultimately Read more

Fantasy Baseball Audience Survey: Breakout pitchers, late-round sleepers, prospect busts and more

I’ve given you sleeper picks, breakout picks and bust picks. I’ve offered my perspective on first-rounders and prospects. I’ve said what I think. It’s documented and done. But I’m just one guy. What do the masses say? I was just as curious as anyone else, so I used my social Read more

Ranking MLB’s top 100 players with 2020 season on hold: Cole, deGrom battle for top pitcher’s spot

Because of the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic, we don’t yet know when the 2020 regular season will grace us with its presence. Despite all that prevailing uncertainty, the time has come to rank the top 100 players in baseball for 2020. The rankings you’ll soon be yelling about are based upon Read more

Scott White’s Fantasy Baseball Draft Manifesto: Top starting pitchers, base stealers all that matter anymore

We’ve arrived at a crossroads in Rotisserie play. Increasingly, Major League Baseball has become a game of extremes. There are numerous reasons for it, but I can mostly explain it with two. Our collective research, wisdom and experience has revealed that the most valuable thing a hitter can do is Read more

10 young pitchers whose workload limits may not be an issue during a shortened 2020 MLB season

Major League Baseball, like many sports leagues around the world, has been shut down indefinitely because of the growing threat that is the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Spring training has been suspended and Opening Day has been pushed back to at least mid-May, and that remains subject to change as the Read more

2020 Fantasy Baseball Mock Draft: Latest 12-team Rotisserie league shows demand for pitchers may be lessening

There has been much debate over what sort of impact a condensed schedule might have on Fantasy Baseball, and until we know the specifics of such a schedule, that debate is sure to continue. But if our latest mock draft — the first, in fact, for a standard 12-team Rotisserie Read more

Scott White’s Fantasy Baseball Draft Theory: Stolen bases, high-end starting pitchers all that matter anymore

We’ve arrived at a crossroads in Rotisserie play. Increasingly, Major League Baseball has become a game of extremes. There are numerous reasons for it, but I can mostly explain it with two. Our collective research, wisdom and experience has revealed that the most valuable thing a hitter can do is Read more