Who the Heck is Eric Thames?

If your answer was “The hottest hitter in baseball at the moment” you would be correct. Thames was drafted by the Yankees in the 2007 June Amateur Draft, and then by the Blue Jays in the 7th round of the 2008 MLB June Amateur Draft. He finally made it to the bigs in 2011 with the…

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Three Struggling Hitters To Buy ASAP

Most seasoned fantasy baseball veterans know that the first couple weeks are not an indicator of a players success or failure. That doesn’t stop some from giving up hope much quicker than they should, though. That’s where you, the savvy vet, needs to capitalize. Every year there is a list of guys that start off…

Pitchers I Can’t Pick Up – Week 3

Welcome to a new week of fantasy baseball! I hope you caught the article last week in which I brilliantly advocated dropping Michael Pineda, after which, he went out and threw one of the best games of his career by pitching a perfect game through seven innings before allowing a home run in the eighth. So…

Ward vs Kovalev II: USA vs Russia

Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev have agreed on a rematch on June, 17 in Vegas.  The first time Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev fought we witnessed two of the top ten pound for pound boxers on the planet exchange leather.  It was the greatest bout to feature an American and a Russian since Rocky and…

Corey Kluber: Getting Off On The Wrong Foot

There are things in life that are unavoidable: death, taxes, and Corey Kluber’s beginning of the year struggles.  From 2014 to 2016, Kluber has begun the season with an average ERA of 4.21. Even this year, Kluber has a 5.25 era over two starts allowing 7 earned runs in just 12 innings.  So what are…