Rankings update? The importance of sample sizes? Luis Castillo has been impressive, but are there still concerns? The need to decide what it is you need in a deal, and how that is at least as important as who is the “better” player. Snell to DL with foot issue. Braves starting rotation. Brewers starting rotation. JP Morosi says Kimbrel moving closer to a decision (ATL, MIL, SD?). Who is Blake Swihart? Ohtani is closing in on a return to action.
High Stakes Draft Review & FAAB Strategy:
Vlad and DC discuss how their high stakes NFBC drafts went last weekend. Did their drafts go according to plan and who were some of their favorite middle and late round targets? They also touch on FAAB strategy and lineup optimization for the first week and get us ready for Opening Day!
Jeff and Ray break it all down. They talk the finances of MLB. Are team's really poor? Trout/Harper and their big money deals. What does Ray's Tout Wars team look like? What is the correct way to put players together when building an outfield? When constructing a pitching staff, do you need elite arms to win? Is there another way? What is the health situation of Darvish, Betances and Jeffress?
Jeff Mans & Russell Clay take some time to go over all of the latest NFL Free Agency moves including the trades of WR Antonio Brown & Odell Beckham Jr. The guys discuss where they rank all of the new free agents in their new home for fantasy football this year, talk best ball strategies and drop some throwback references of old school fantasy players. They also discuss where some of the remaining free agents may wind up in the near future.
Ray & Jeff discuss Vlad Guerrero’s injury and why folks are still drafting him super early. Other news from around MLB including Kyle Seager’s injury and the Diamondbacks signing of Adam Jones. Ray and Jeff teach the "right" way to put a team together with Jeff unveiling his 5x5 roto category targets for 2019. The guys take questions from social media which leads to a position by position breakdown of some of their ideal late round targets. Plus, a full recap of Ray’s colonoscopy and a rant about “homerism” in sports and why it ruins fantasy teams
Jeff Mans and Ray Flowers discuss the fantasy impact of Bryce Harper signing in Philadelphia, injuries to Luis Severino, Salvador Perez and Miguel Sano. The guys also review the recent LABR auction drafts and discuss their favorite auction draft strategies.