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2012 AL Cy Young Award: Early Candidates and Predictions

Starting pitchers haven’t even made ten starts yet, but there have been some surprises in the American League. The much hyped up Yu Darvish has been nothing short of spectacular, but there has been one veteran [...]

Week 7 Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Pitching Edition

The common saying in fantasy baseball is that you never over pay for saves. This year couldn’t be confirming that axiom any more clearly. Closers are dropping all over the place either because of injury or [...]

Early 2012 AL MVP Candidates

It’s early in the season to be predicting who will win the 2012 MLB MVP award, but it’s always fun. Josh Hamilton is the front-runner through the first month of the season after his four home [...]

Pablo Sandoval Injures Hand, Could Miss a Month

Pablo Sandoval was on the verge of an MVP caliber of a fantasy season, but those hopes will come to a screeching halt for at least a month. Sandoval injured his hamate bone in his left [...]

MLB Week 6 in Review: Bryce Harper, Mike Trout, and the Baltimore Orioles

MLB Week 6 in Review: Bryce Harper, Mike Trout, and the Baltimore Orioles

Each Week I recap the top story-lines, whether they are about a team, player, owner, fan, equipment, or whatever else is impacting the game. We’re now one month into the season, and reaching the end of [...]

Is Bobby Valentine the Right Fit as the Red Sox Manager?

The Boston Red Sox have been an American League powerhouse for the past several years, but a (5-10) start to the 2012 season has Boston Nation in panic mode. It should be noted that the Sox [...]

MLB Week in Review | Week 3

Each Week I recap the top story-lines in the MLB, whether they are about a team, player, owner, fan, equipment, or whatever else is impacting the game. Some of the hot teams are starting to cool [...]

Is Pablo Sandoval a Worthy MVP Candidate?

In 2011, Pablo Sandoval got a tiny taste of what’s in store for his future in the major leagues. The “Panda” was selected to his first all-star team and he finished the year hitting .315 with [...]

Indians Add Johnny Damon | Fantasy Impact

The Cleveland Indians have been atrocious on the offensive side of the ball through their first six games. An eight run outburst on Friday against the Royals is encouraging, but there have been no signs of [...]

Should Tim Lincecum’s Early Season Woes Be a Cause for Concern?

Starting the year 0-1 and with a 12.91 ERA isn’t a line that you’d expect from a perennial CY Young candidate such as Tim Lincecum. But yes, that is Lincecum’s line through his first two starts [...]