TOP 150 MLB ARTICLES Latest 150 MLB articles Tue, 24 Nov 2015 22:24:04 -0500 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Fantasy Baseball Closer Depth Charts: White Sox chaos coming? An update on the White Sox's future at the back end doesn't reveal much. (Tim Heaney) Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:11:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Josh Reddick flashing power, Pedro Alvarez scuffling Tim Heaney discusses three players heating up and three who could be worth cutting in fantasy leagues. (Tim Heaney) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 09:58:00 -0500 Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Danny Santana, Josh Reddick rolling A player's popularity often surges after a good weekend. Ask this group of bats. Don't forget about the blossoming pitcher, though. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:46:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Consider Dustin Ackley, Tommy Milone, Kennys Vargas Ackley the latest Mariner to show life at the plate, and the Twins have two on the rise following a deadline deal. (Tim Heaney) Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:18:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Trade Deadline Tracker: David Price, Jon Lester, Yoenis Cespedes, more We track all the deadline deals that shift the fantasy baseball landscape. (KFFL Staff) Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:35:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: Shifting to fantasy football Lord Zola and the Knights tell us how they prepare for the NFL season while still balancing the MLB down the stretch. Hint: Be smart about time management. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:15:00 -0500 Top 7 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Billy Butler flips switch, SB sources arrive Country Breakfast is hot off the grill again. Those who need speed have plenty of options, as well. (Tim Heaney) Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:41:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Keeping your head in the game's-Tumbling-Dice--Keeping-your-head-in-the-game?source=campaign-rss Lawr Michaels has some tips for you to get through the dog days of the fantasy baseball season if you're out of contention. Hint: Start experimenting and planning for 2015. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:25:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Keeping-your-head-in-the-game?source=campaign-rss Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Lucas Duda abides Lucas Duda is hitting bombs. And that's not just, like, uh, our opinion, man.... (Tim Heaney) Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:18:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Chris Taylor arrives, Jake Petricka takes over The M's need some offense, so they've called up one of their Triple-A stars. Plus, another closer change, by default, could help fantasy players. So could a Phillies lineup switch. (Tim Heaney) Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:42:00 -0500 Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Add Josh Rutledge and two RPs Troy Tulowitzki's injury boosts Rutledge's worth. One new closer and one presumptive option in a few weeks remain lightly owned. (Tim Heaney) Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:40:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: Second-half sleepers and busts The Knights gather to decree who will rebound and who will fade as the season winds down. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:03:00 -0500 Chase Headley joins Yankees, regains fantasy baseball value Leaving San Diego helps any hitter. Going to the Bronx could push them even further. Is Chase Headley available in your league? (Tim Heaney) Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:12:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Wade Miley, Joaquin Benoit gain value A surging SP and a new closer top this week's countdown. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:49:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Tout Wars Peyton Place's-Tumbling-Dice--Tout-Wars-Peyton-Place?source=campaign-rss Fantasy baseball is sort of like a soap opera, as Lawr Michaels has learned via Tout Wars AL. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:17:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Tout-Wars-Peyton-Place?source=campaign-rss Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Joaquin Benoit closing The Padres' new closer rewarded patient fantasy owners. Plus, another saves option, a few young infielders, and a resurgent SP can help. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:54:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Conor Gillaspie, Joaquin Benoit ownership on the rise The White Sox third sacker is proving to be a must-own, and a trade in the NL West could open up big fantasy value for a certain reliever. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:34:00 -0500 Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Wade Miley on the rise The D-backs' southpaw has made some positive changes and is rolling over the competition as a result. We also have plenty of hitters who can help, including a potential soon-to-be ex-Padre.... (Tim Heaney) Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:50:00 -0500 Fantasy baseball players to buy and sell for the second half Which assets must fantasy players need to re-evaluate? For one, Chris Davis is better than this. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:25:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Jimmy Nelson, Dillon Gee ready to help This pair of starting pitchers can bolster the back end of your mixed staff. Don't forget about two journeyman mashers with renewed fantasy life. (Tim Heaney) Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:47:00 -0500 Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Charlie Morton's quiet brilliance's-quiet-brilliance?source=campaign-rss The Pirates hurler has teased us before, but his growth is still going unnoticed by droves of fantasy players. Mistake.... (Tim Heaney) Thu, 10 Jul 2014 07:49:00 -0500's-quiet-brilliance?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Round Table: What do you do during the All-Star break? What do the Knights do during the Midsummer Classic? Do they even look at their teams? Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12:02:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: B.J. Upton, Mike Moustakas fixed? Two hitters who've frustrated fantasy players may be turning things around. One ... you might be better just letting go. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 08 Jul 2014 11:22:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Sliders not meant for your plate's-Tumbling-Dice--Sliders-not-meant-for-your-plate?source=campaign-rss After last week's list of second-half sleepers, Lawr takes a look at players bound to slide after the All-Star break. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:24:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Sliders-not-meant-for-your-plate?source=campaign-rss Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Kole Calhoun has wings This Angel in the outfield is preaching at the plate, and his disciples are finally noticing his ridiculous run. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 07 Jul 2014 08:32:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Justin Ruggiano, Tyler Skaggs back in business The Cubs' outfielder may be in for more playing time. The Angels' returning SP could be in store for a fine season moving forward. (Tim Heaney) Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:14:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: Second-half mock draft Lord Zola, Tim and eight other competitors participated in a 4-round second-half mock. Where did Bryce Harper go? What about Brian Dozier? Michael Brantley? Jose Abreu? Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:30:00 -0500 Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Ubaldo Jimenez fixed? Plus two Blue Jays He's been a dangerous pitcher, and not in a good way. But Jimenez is capable of big things, and he may be stepping closer to breaking through. (Tim Heaney) Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:28:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Taijuan Walker, Sergio Romo, more The Mariners' youngster is ready to take the next step as he's activated. The Giants' former closer is becoming dead roster space. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:06:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Second-half sleepers's-Tumbling-Dice--Second-half-sleepers?source=campaign-rss Lawr is thinking about who'll stand out in the second half. Six names, including an Angel, come to mind. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:58:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Second-half-sleepers?source=campaign-rss Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Santiago Casilla a savior? Fantasy owners again chase saves by inking the latest Giants reliever. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:56:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Brad Miller time, Xander Bogaerts in trouble A tale of two shortstops has the Seattle option climbing and the super prospect stumbling. (Tim Heaney) Fri, 27 Jun 2014 11:48:00 -0500 Top 9 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Taijuan Walker, Wilson Ramos returning The potential M's stud, along with an ascended closer, is on plenty of waiver wires. Ramos and another backstop are ready to get back to business. (Tim Heaney) Thu, 26 Jun 2014 10:29:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: Evaluating injury-prone players for the second half How do the Knights value injury-prone players who are performing at high levels for the second half? Would they buy them, with all their risk? Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:41:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Alex Wood, Aaron Harang, more Two Braves starting pitchers are headed in opposite directions. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 24 Jun 2014 12:02:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Bulldozing your keeper league team's-Tumbling-Dice--Bulldozing-your-keeper-league-team?source=campaign-rss Lawr has to make moves to build for the future. He shares some advice on how for those in a similar situation. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 09:54:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Bulldozing-your-keeper-league-team?source=campaign-rss Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: J.D. Martinez breaking out Mashing in Motown, Martinez looks like a keeper. Who else was in high demand this past weekend? (Tim Heaney) Mon, 23 Jun 2014 08:33:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Mark Melancon, Justin Verlander, more Mark Melancon may be in the closer business again. Alex Wood may return to the rotation soon. But is Justin Verlander still worthy of fantasy use? (Tim Heaney) Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:27:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: SP rankings - Justin Verlander, Masahiro Tanaka, more Lord Zola spun his rest-of-season projections for starting pitchers and wonders whether he should've tweaked Verlander, Tanaka and perhaps others. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 07:31:00 -0500 Top 6 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Andrew Heaney, Jake Marisnick arrive Miami's pair of young gems surfaces, and a Detroit Tiger may have found out what clicks at the dish. (Tim Heaney) Wed, 18 Jun 2014 14:49:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Jaime Garcia, Marco Estrada, more Tim Heaney recommends picking up two starting pitchers and ditching another in this week's trends report. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:55:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Rebuild Stalled's-Tumbling-Dice--Rebuild-Stalled?source=campaign-rss In one industry league, Lawr's efforts to set his squad up for next year took a hit, but he's still in a solid place. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 09:11:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Rebuild-Stalled?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Trading: More adventures in teamwork Oh, trades ... Tim had more fun this past weekend at the swap meet, this time with two familiar faces in the Tout Wars mixed auction. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:54:00 -0500 Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Brock Holt won't quit't-quit?source=campaign-rss The raking Brock Holt is one of two repeats from last week's top grabs. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 16 Jun 2014 08:32:00 -0500't-quit?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Nick Swisher, Kevin Gausman, more The struggling Tribesman and the next O's young gun headline tips for next week and, in many cases, beyond. (Tim Heaney) Fri, 13 Jun 2014 08:51:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: 6 to pick up, including Marcus Stroman The Toronto rookie is a fixture in the rotation and succeeding. More fantasy owners need to acknowledge it. (Tim Heaney) Thu, 12 Jun 2014 11:37:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: How to watch a baseball game In case you've wondered, our Knights reveal how they watch baseball games. What resources do they use? What do they look for? Wed, 11 Jun 2014 14:28:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: I stand corrected's-Tumbling-Dice--I-stand-corrected?source=campaign-rss Soooo maybe Lawr was wrong about his previous assertion that under-appreciated vets were a better pursuit than highly touted prospects coming up. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 11:17:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--I-stand-corrected?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Corey Dickerson, Alfonso Soriano, more Dickerson is a popular add. Soriano, however, has struggled to be merely competent. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:55:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Trading: Teamwork, not trickery Tim decided to shake up his FSTA club by giving up a recent favorite and acquiring a preseason pan. But as Heath Ledger's Joker would say, "It's all ... part of the plan." (Tim Heaney) Mon, 09 Jun 2014 14:09:00 -0500 Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Kendrys Morales joins Twins, many rosters It's a Twins killing, but their big free-agent signing wasn't even the most popular Minnesota grab this weekend. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 09 Jun 2014 08:42:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Denard Span, Joba Chamberlain underappreciated Denard Span is quietly having one of his best seasons. Few have bought in. (Tim Heaney) Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:56:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: 7 to add immediately, including Corey Dickerson Charlie Blackmon handing the boom baton to Corey Dickerson, plus more pickups fantasy players should be making (Tim Heaney) Thu, 05 Jun 2014 09:02:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: How to conduct a fire sale Todd Zola follows up on last week's discussion of turning around a struggling team ... with trade negotiations for his last-place LABR mixed team. (We call that a segue.) Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:22:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Refusing to wave the white flag's-Tumbling-Dice--Refusing-to-wave-the-white-flag?source=campaign-rss Lawr offers a counterpoint to our article from last week about revamping your basement team. Sometimes, it's just a matter of getting back healthy players or believing in positive regression. And often, it involves blind faith. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 09:29:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Refusing-to-wave-the-white-flag?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Josh Willingham, A.J. Pollock, more The forgotten Twins veteran has plenty of clout, but this other trio of outfielders should be left out of your lineup. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 03 Jun 2014 09:15:00 -0500 Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Oscar Taveras arrives A certain stud prospect is here, and fantasy owners didn't waste time in grabbing him. Who joined him on the short list? (Tim Heaney) Mon, 02 Jun 2014 08:57:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Andre Ethier, Taijuan Walker want your attention Carl Crawford's injury helps Ethier. Walker's rehab may end soon. Plus, a Padres home double-dipper and more.... (Tim Heaney) Fri, 30 May 2014 09:55:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Click these 8 onto your team Khris Davis' tumultuous May has included off-field concerns. Luckily, he's in the clear, and he's playing better as a result. (Tim Heaney) Wed, 28 May 2014 15:01:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Gregory Polanco, Jonathan Villar, more Remember to stash your top prospects! And don't forget to re-examine whether you NEED to play those struggling speedsters. (Tim Heaney) Wed, 28 May 2014 14:25:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: How to fix your last-place team Lord Zola picks the Knights' brains for his own benefit. Well, he usually does, but this time, he's trying to save his last-place LABR mixed club. Any bright ideas? Wed, 28 May 2014 14:15:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: A Vote for Vickrey's-Tumbling-Dice--A-Vote-for-Vickrey?source=campaign-rss The Vickrey auction style adds a new dimension to FAAB bidding in industry leagues. Lawr shares a relevant tale. Tue, 27 May 2014 11:28:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--A-Vote-for-Vickrey?source=campaign-rss Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Lonnie Chisenhall surging The Indians' post-hyper is mashing. Another familiar third sacker was among the other pickups that had a hold on fantasy owners this weekend. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 26 May 2014 08:57:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Kendrys Morales, Super Two prospects on the horizon Plenty of ways to sneak these sleepers on your team ahead of the competition. Don't forget to plan for your pitching this week, as well. (Tim Heaney) Fri, 23 May 2014 10:59:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Super Two courtesy reminder Tim wants to remind you why these next few weeks can turn the tide of fantasy baseball seasons. (Tim Heaney) Thu, 22 May 2014 15:12:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: 8 players to grab Phil Hughes isn't an aviator anymore now that he's escaped the Bronx. Who else should you trust off the waiver wire? (Tim Heaney) Thu, 22 May 2014 08:00:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: Rank these SP, 1B Mastersball's Todd Zola recruits colleague Perry Van Hook and KFFL's Tim Heaney to rank these groups of starting pitchers and first basemen. Where do Dallas Keuchel and Mark Teixeira stand? Wed, 21 May 2014 14:02:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Trevor Bauer, Ben Revere, more A former top prospect is ready to roll, and less fortunate heads are rolling in Baltimore and Philly. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 20 May 2014 12:25:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Old Prospectors, Not New Prospects's-Tumbling-Dice--Old-Prospectors--Not-New-Prospects?source=campaign-rss Lawr wants us to remember the hidden value in veteran players, especially with all the youngsters suffering injuries. Tue, 20 May 2014 08:46:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Old-Prospectors--Not-New-Prospects?source=campaign-rss Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: A.J. Pollock on fire The Diamondbacks' outfielder's scorching May has gained attention. The closer chase continues (expect otherwise?) and more inside.... (Tim Heaney) Mon, 19 May 2014 08:50:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Kolten Wong returns, Phil Hughes turning heads Kolten Wong is back to fix the Cardinals' offensive struggles. Phil Hughes is turning things around, but will it last? Chris Colabello is fading, two-start pitchers and more! Fri, 16 May 2014 12:53:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Juan Francisco, potential closer headline top 5 Fantasy owners are still slacking on their faith in Juan Francisco. They should also get ahead of a potential saves change. (Tim Heaney) Wed, 14 May 2014 14:53:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: Prospects and crossover trades The Knights talk about impact youngsters and whether they're more valuable than netting NL-to-AL/AL-to-NL crossover players in single-universe games. Wed, 14 May 2014 13:31:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Stuck in the Middle's-Tumbling-Dice--Stuck-in-the-Middle?source=campaign-rss Lawr reminds us that middle relievers have plenty of utility in fantasy baseball. Jose Fernandez owners may want to read.... Tue, 13 May 2014 10:03:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Stuck-in-the-Middle?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Jedd Gyorko, Andrelton Simmons, more The Padres' big stick is booming again. What about the Braves' leather master? (Tim Heaney) Tue, 13 May 2014 07:03:00 -0500 Top 6 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Derek Norris powers way to the top Norris went nuts on Sunday, but is his hockey playoff beard enough to sustain his value? Plus closers, as usual, and more.... (Tim Heaney) Mon, 12 May 2014 09:08:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Danny Salazar back, Curtis Granderson goes back to the Bronx Danny Salazar has fixed some things. Grandy heads back to the Bronx; can he be useful? Plus, Dominic Brown's slump, two-start pitchers and more! (Tim Heaney) Fri, 09 May 2014 11:59:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: The top 5 players that deserve your attention Did your competitors drop Chase Headley when he went on the DL? What about Wilson Ramos? Them and more take over our list of free agents to add! (Tim Heaney) Thu, 08 May 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: How important are April standings? A recent study by Ron Shandler said that those near the top of April standings have an 80 percent chance of staying there. The Knights examine that conclusion while trying to put fantasy baseballers' futures in perspective. Wed, 07 May 2014 12:44:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: A Lesson from Billy Beane's-Tumbling-Dice--A-Lesson-from-Billy-Beane?source=campaign-rss Bay Area resident Lawr Michaels knows plenty about the Oakland Athletics and reminds us how Billy Beane's Moneyball applies in many ways to fantasy baseball. Tue, 06 May 2014 11:52:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--A-Lesson-from-Billy-Beane?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Jhonny Peralta, Asdrubal Cabrera, more A pair of shortstops are going in opposite directions. Plus a deposed closer, an intriguing catcher, and more inside.... (Tim Heaney) Tue, 06 May 2014 06:52:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Tips: Corey Kluber, Marcus Stroman, more Another masterful performance by the Tribe tosser should improve his ownership numbers. Plus the Jays' prospect pitcher, a catcher worth adding, a potential Braves lineup change, and more (Tim Heaney) Mon, 05 May 2014 12:37:00 -0500 Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Still sweet on Jarrod Saltalamacchia Jarrod Saltalamacchia is sizzling for South Beach. Who else is burning off the waiver wire? (Tim Heaney) Mon, 05 May 2014 08:36:00 -0500 Fantasy baseball notes: Jason Kipnis on the DL, another bullpen reshuffling and more How will the Tribe make due without Jason Kipnis around? Plus, Keith discusses Houston's new attempt to close games and hits on some hot prospects. Fri, 02 May 2014 18:36:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Wilson Ramos returning, more The Nationals' promising backstop should be back sometime next week. Get a jump on him and these other attractive assets. (Tim Heaney) Fri, 02 May 2014 11:40:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball AL or Nothing: Jose Abreu mashes into the record books Mastersball's Ryan Carey talks about Abreu's future and other AL notes. Thu, 01 May 2014 12:12:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Marcus Stroman headlines your top 5 adds It won't be long before Marcus Stroman arrives. Get a jump on him and these other helpful pieces. (Tim Heaney) Thu, 01 May 2014 07:55:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Tips: Mark Teixeira, Miguel Cabrera, more Miguel Cabrera's struggles explained; Mark Teixeira's power prognosis; and more in this latest Tips edition. (Tim Heaney) Wed, 30 Apr 2014 15:17:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: Would You Rather.... The Knights' latest party recalls their teenage years with the famous game with painful choices. You don't want to miss the answers. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 12:20:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Fixing a Hole?'s-Tumbling-Dice--Fixing-a-Hole??source=campaign-rss As he awaits Mark Trumbo's return, Mastersball's Lawr Michaels wonders if he must fill an open lineup spot with a warm body that could hurt his team's stats. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 09:40:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Fixing-a-Hole??source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: Mark Melancon, Curtis Granderson, more Mark Melancon gained SVO and fantasy value. Who else is rising, and who's on the downturn? (Tim Heaney) Tue, 29 Apr 2014 07:02:00 -0500 Fantasy baseball injury tips: Bryce Harper, Chris Davis and Anibal Sanchez It was a busy and painful weekend for some big fantasy baseball names. What's the damage? (Tim Heaney) Mon, 28 Apr 2014 11:36:00 -0500 Top 6 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Martin Perez, Mark Melancon hog spotlight Mark Melancon falls into save chances again. Are owners right to fall in love with Martin Perez? (Tim Heaney) Mon, 28 Apr 2014 08:23:00 -0500 Fantasy baseball nuggets: Ernesto Frieri demoted, Jason Grilli sidelined Closer shakeups went down in Anaheim and Pittsburgh Friday for different reasons. Find out who you should add. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:09:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Weekly Digest: Wily Peralta emerging, Mark Trumbo hurting, more The Brewers arm is rising. Mark Trumbo's health is falling. Plus Michael Brantley, two-start pitchers and more inside. (Tim Heaney) Fri, 25 Apr 2014 10:40:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Prospector: International League update Trevor Bauer will be a popular waiver-wire add soon. He's not the only Indians or International League prospect that deserves your attention. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:30:00 -0500 Fantasy baseball injury notes: Mark Trumbo out indefinitely The Arizona Diamondbacks and Mark Trumbo's 2014 season could be in peril. Just ask a former teammate of his in Anaheim. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 11:01:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Buy these 5 players now Josmil Pinto is finding ways to stick in the lineup. Plus, a potential closer awaits suitors. (Tim Heaney) Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:41:00 -0500 White Sox fantasy baseball roundup: Chris Sale hurting, Dayan Viciedo on the rise Will Chris Sale be lining up to have Tommy John surgery? Plus, there's another Cuban in Chicago that's raking thanks to a new approach. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:20:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Deal or no deal?'s-Tumbling-Dice--Deal-or-no-deal??source=campaign-rss The price of at-bats in NL LABR puts Lawr -- and his numerous top-shelf pitchers -- in a tough spot when he realizes he's not getting enough offense. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:17:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Deal-or-no-deal??source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball 3 Up, 3 Down: George Springer, Ike Davis surging The Astros' top bat prospect has arrived, and Ike Davis isn't the only Mets-related player making news. Click for them and players and the downswing. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:46:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Tips: Justin Masterson's recovery, Dallas Keuchel's potential's-recovery--Dallas-Keuchel's-potential?source=campaign-rss Tim highlights two pitchers who could aid fantasy baseball players for the rest of the season. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:36:00 -0500's-recovery--Dallas-Keuchel's-potential?source=campaign-rss Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Justin Morneau taps the Rockies Mixed-leaguers are finally embracing the possibilities Coors Field offers Morneau. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:37:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Weekly Digest: Brian Dozier rolling, Cole Hamels returning, more The Twins' keystoner is mashing. The Phils' second ace is about to debut. Get the lowdown on injuries, pitching matchups and more! (Tim Heaney) Sun, 20 Apr 2014 12:36:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Notes: Ike Davis traded to Pirates The Bucs are taking a chance on Ike Davis. Should fantasy owners do the same? Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:25:00 -0500 Trouble in fantasy baseball paradise: Yasiel Puig's off-the-field concerns's-off-the-field-concerns?source=campaign-rss Owners of Yasiel Puig didn't know there'd be this much drama surrounding him off the field. Can his superior baseball skills trump the rest of is issues? Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:54:00 -0500's-off-the-field-concerns?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Tips: The Curious Case of Kevin Kouzmanoff Adrian Beltre's absence is giving the Kouz a chance to shine, but is he necessarily dependent on Beltre's recovery timetable? (Tim Heaney) Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:27:00 -0500 Diary of a Fantasy Madman: FAABing and Catching and Closing, Oh My!!?source=campaign-rss Climbing inside the mind of a fantasy industry writer is dangerous. This week, Mastersball's Zach Steinhorn ponders -- obsesses -- over a few Brewers, FAAB and backstops. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:48:00 -0500!?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: The top 7 commodities to buy Hope you inked or had stashed George Springer, but he's not the only waiver target that'll help you. (Tim Heaney) Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:21:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: Does winning require taking risks? Todd Zola usually plays his drafts and leagues by the book. He's considering whether that's the right idea. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:04:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Trends: 3 Up, 3 Down - Edinson Volquez, more The right-hander is among those rising from the grave. Others may already be dead. (Tim Heaney) Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:43:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Stick It There's-Tumbling-Dice--Stick-It-There?source=campaign-rss Lawr Michaels of Mastersball reminds us to be patient, complete with concrete reasoning and examples of players over whom you shouldn't panic. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:18:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Stick-It-There?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Tips: Alexei Ramirez's clearer head, approach for real?'s-clearer-head--approach-for-real??source=campaign-rss Improvements on and off the field have the White Sox shortstop raking. Should you bank on this run throughout the year? (Tim Heaney) Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:53:00 -0500's-clearer-head--approach-for-real??source=campaign-rss Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Will Melky Cabrera keep delivering? How confident should owners be in Cabrera? Plus, a popular pair of Twins, more.... (Tim Heaney) Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:06:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Weekly Digest: Nathan Eovaldi on the rise, Adrian Beltre hurt, more The Marlins' arm is blossoming. The Texas slugger is hurting. Plan for his potential absence, as well as your pitching matchups, inside. (Tim Heaney) Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:47:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Captain's Log: Week 2 = Patience and Diligence's-Log--Week-2-=-Patience-and-Diligence?source=campaign-rss Hop aboard Captain Perry Van Hook's ship of calm. The fantasy baseball seas aren't as rough as you think. While you navigate, try some of these rentals to stay afloat. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:17:00 -0500's-Log--Week-2-=-Patience-and-Diligence?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: Top 8 players that need to be on your team No surprise that a young arm with triple-digit heat makes the list. What more surprising entries must you add? (Tim Heaney) Thu, 10 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0500 Josh Hamilton's fantasy baseball value teetering after injury's-fantasy-baseball-value-teetering-after-injury?source=campaign-rss Yup, Josh Hamilton is already on the DL. What are the chances this is the nail in his 2014 coffin? Wed, 09 Apr 2014 18:37:00 -0500's-fantasy-baseball-value-teetering-after-injury?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Tips: Will Joe Nathan's dead arm kill his value?'s-dead-arm-kill-his-value??source=campaign-rss Another closer with troubling news: Will the vet's owners have anything to worry about? (Tim Heaney) Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:28:00 -0500's-dead-arm-kill-his-value??source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Round Table: Ranking the new closers The Knights are asked a tall order: to rank the three popular saves adds from the waiver wire this past week. Will they run away from the challenge? Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:32:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Tips: Sleeper Edinson Volquez about to wake up? Have the Pittsburgh Pirates once again found buried treasure? It's not going to cost fantasy players much to find out ... if they act quickly. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:09:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: Here We Go Again's-Tumbling-Dice--Here-We-Go-Again?source=campaign-rss Lawr examines some early-season pitching storylines, including Mark Buehrle's strikeouts, Scott Kazmir's continuing revival, Matt Cain's ... emptiness, and more. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 09:50:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--Here-We-Go-Again?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Tips: Brandon Belt, Nathan Eovaldi, Trevor Plouffe, more A few bats are showing improved form. A burgeoning SP has plenty of potential this year. A forgotten closer could return to relevance. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:28:00 -0500 Top 6 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: Sleeper bats breaking through? The biggest waiver-wire movers include a pair of no-name sticks that could be making noise. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 07 Apr 2014 11:00:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Weekly Digest: Ryan Braun hurt, more A familiar malady may jeopardize Braun's production this season. A few White Sox are smelling fresh. What else is in store as we head into the first regular-season weekend? Our first weekly planner gives you waiver adds, matchup plays and more! (Tim Heaney) Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:07:00 -0500 Danny Espinosa can still make a fantasy baseball impact Keith likes what he's seen and heard about Danny Espinosa, who's coming off a forgettable season. Will he make an impact? Fri, 04 Apr 2014 11:07:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Diamond Market: Astros, Cubs tipping pitches for saves? Change coming at the back end of two bullpens? (Tim Heaney) Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:39:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Free Agents: The top 5 players to pick up this weekend Their hot starts won't last, but fantasy owners with room to spare should acquire this quintet, including a former top prospect. (Tim Heaney) Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:31:00 -0500 Fantasy Basketball Waiver Wire: Making that final surge Fensty steers you toward a fantasy basketball title in the final release of this season's Waiver Wire. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:45:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball AL or Nothing: Waiver Wire Hitting Targets With his first 2014 American League free-agent report, Mastersball's Ryan Carey reminds us that early-season pick-ups are important ... and often hidden gems. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:55:00 -0500 Jonathan Broxton pick to sub for Aroldis Chapman -- when healthy Bryan Price will trust Jonathan Broxton to handle SVOs while Aroldis Chapman heals. Should fantasy owners do the same? (Tim Heaney) Wed, 02 Apr 2014 16:29:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: MVPs, Cy Youngs and Rookies of the Year Read the Knights' predictions for the fantasy MVP, Cy Young and Rookie of the Year in both leagues. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:37:00 -0500 Clayton Kershaw will miss at least another month You sure this isn't a prank? More bad news for baseball's top arm. What now? (Tim Heaney) Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:45:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball's Tumbling Dice: What I Would Do's-Tumbling-Dice--What-I-Would-Do?source=campaign-rss Lawr Michaels chimes in as a follow-up to last week's fantasy baseball conundrum, giving his typical, experienced insight. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 15:29:00 -0500's-Tumbling-Dice--What-I-Would-Do?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Diamond Market: Rajai Davis a steal, SP ready to shine Maybe people blinked and missed Davis on their free-agent lists. Luckily, we're going to help you fix that. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 01 Apr 2014 11:15:00 -0500 Bobby Parnell's MCL tear opens door for Jose Valverde, other Mets's-MCL-tear-opens-door-for-Jose-Valverde--other-Mets?source=campaign-rss The Mets' stopper has to miss at least two weeks. Where does that leave his owners? The Mets have one clear solution, and many fantasy players will be scared. Press on. (Tim Heaney) Tue, 01 Apr 2014 10:52:00 -0500's-MCL-tear-opens-door-for-Jose-Valverde--other-Mets?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Closer Hot Seat: Matt Lindstrom guts Nate Jones' fantasy value'-fantasy-value?source=campaign-rss The White Sox named Lindstrom their closer to open 2014. The Brewers have pulled a fast one, too, so what's next? (Nicholas Minnix) Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:53:00 -0500'-fantasy-value?source=campaign-rss Shane Victorino absence raises fantasy value of Mike Carp, not Jackie Bradley Bradley has yet to demonstrate that he can handle major league pitching. Carp was plenty productive in part-time duty in 2013. (Nicholas Minnix) Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:06:00 -0500 Top 5 Fantasy Baseball Pickups: The saves chase begins Sergio Santos was in demand. Who else commanded attention? (Tim Heaney) Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:34:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball: Why I spent one-third of my FAAB in Week 1 Tim made it rain immediately in the Fantasy Sports Trade Association to fix the team he drafted in January. Boy, did it need help. (Tim Heaney) Mon, 31 Mar 2014 10:18:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball: One weekend left to own your draft!!?source=campaign-rss Looking for an advantage? Want to win your fantasy baseball league? Like mock drafts for preparation? KFFLians, meet the Draft Wizard. has an powerful tool to put you over the top. (KFFL Staff) Sat, 29 Mar 2014 12:35:00 -0500!?source=campaign-rss Fantasy Baseball Sleeper: Mike Olt Forget about Mike Olt's 2013 down year, Keith says. This post-hyper has a roster spot and power that you won't be able to ignore. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:19:00 -0500 2014 Fantasy Baseball Rankings: NL-only KFFL's 2014 fantasy baseball rankings for 5x5 rotisserie leagues with an AL player universe are live! How much is Paul Goldschmidt worth? (KFFL Staff) Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:00:00 -0500 2014 Fantasy Baseball Rankings: AL-only KFFL's 2014 fantasy baseball rankings for 5x5 rotisserie leagues with an AL player universe are live! Where does Robinson Cano belong? (KFFL Staff) Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:00:00 -0500 2014 Fantasy Baseball Rankings: Mixed KFFL's 2014 fantasy baseball rankings for 5x5 rotisserie leagues with an MLB player universe are live! Who's really the most valuable player? (KFFL Staff) Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:00:00 -0500 2014 Fantasy Baseball Cheat Sheets: NL-only KFFL's 2014 fantasy baseball cheat sheets for 5x5 rotisserie leagues with an NL player universe are live! How much will you drop on Yasiel Puig? (KFFL Staff) Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:00:00 -0500 2014 Fantasy Baseball Cheat Sheets: AL-only KFFL's 2014 fantasy baseball cheat sheets for 5x5 rotisserie leagues with an AL player universe are live! Mike Trout is -- surprise -- money. (KFFL Staff) Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:00:00 -0500 2014 Fantasy Baseball Cheat Sheets: Mixed KFFL's 2014 fantasy baseball cheat sheets for 5x5 rotisserie leagues with an MLB player universe are live! And Clayton Kershaw stands out. (KFFL Staff) Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:00:00 -0500 Fantasy Baseball Round Table: Playing the Saves Market How have the Knights handled closers in their drafts this year? The answers might surprise you. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 09:32:00 -0500 2014 Fantasy Baseball Busts and Overvalued Players: Pitchers It seems as if everyone in a fantasy baseball league loves Gerrit Cole. What's not to love? Let us tell you -- about him as well as several others. (Tim Heaney) Wed, 26 Mar 2014 07:01:00 -0500