Week 8 Pitching Forecaster Not exactly a plethora of reliable two-start options for Fantasy Week 8. Our Al Melchior tries to find a few hidden gems based on favorable matchups in his latest Pitching Forecaster. By the Numbers: Time to shop the bargain bin There are plenty of bargains on Draft Day and during the early part of the season. As our Al Melchior writes, it's not too late to find those hidden gems for future rewards for next to nothing. Week 7 Pitching Forecaster Plenty of two-start pitching options in Fantasy Week 7. Which ones are worth the gamble? Our Al Melchior helps set your Fantasy rotations for the upcoming scoring period. Week 6 Pitching Forecaster Not too many reliable two-start pitchers in upcoming Fantasy Week 6. Our Al Melchior shares his take on the top rotation options for the upcoming scoring period. By the Numbers: No mere April fools With a month of statistics in the books to analyze, whose hot starts can be considered too fluky to continue? Our Al Melchior looks into names like Buck, Maholm, Duda and others for answers.
Week 5 Pitching Forecaster Which pitchers are lining up to help you in Fantasy Week 5? Our Al Melchior helps owners set their optimal rotations for the upcoming scoring period. By the Numbers: The stats behind the stats How can owners best utilize some of the advanced statistics that have emerged. Whose stats through three weeks seem suspicious? Our Al Melchior takes his weekly dive into sabermetrics. Week 4 Pitching Forecaster Which pitchers in line for two starts should find a way into your Week 4 lineups? Our Al Melchior helps you set the best rotations possible for the upcoming scoring period. By the Numbers: Pitchers impacted by park factors Which pitchers have favorable or unfavorable splits at and away from their home parks? Our Al Melchior breaks down all of the extreme parks and the pitchers impacted by them. Week 3 Pitching Forecaster Plenty of two-start options in Fantasy Week 3, but many of them are fringe options. Our Al Melchior helps you set the best rotations for the week ahead in his Pitching Forecaster. By the Numbers: Hitters impacted by park factors Owners would be foolish to not consider the ballparks that their Fantasy players hit in when setting lineups. Al Melchior examines the best and worst hitting environments and who is impacted the most. Week 2 Pitching Forecaster Which pitchers can you roll out with confidence in Fantasy Week 2? Our Al Melchior shares his Top 70 starting options and breaks down all of the viable two-start pitchers.
Pitching Preview for Week 1 It's Week 1 of the Fantasy season, when we're all in first place. Or last. However you look at it, one thing's for certain -- you want a good start. Al Melchior helps with his look at the top pitching options. 2013 Draft Prep: Luck indicator targets to pursue or avoid When should you start trusting the "lucky" players? Our Al Melchior takes a look at luck indicators to help you find some hidden gems on Draft Day. 2013 Draft Prep: 10-team, H2H NL-only mock draft The decisions get a little tougher in league-specific formats. Get a little knowledge from our team of Fantasy writers as they traverse the waters of a National League-only Head-to-Head mock draft. 2013 Draft Prep: Al Melchior's Busts You'll find a full assortment of potential letdowns among Al Melchior's busts for 2013. He shares a dozen player he feels are currently being overvalued by owners. 2013 Draft Prep: Al Melchior's Sleepers Which sleepers does our Al Melchior have circled on his Draft Day cheat sheets? He runs through 12 names he thinks will overdeliver on their draft value in 2013. 2013 Draft Prep: Standard Rotisserie auction Our standard mixed-league Rotisserie auction sure provided plenty of interesting results. Our Al Melchior shares his take on the proceedings. 2013 Draft Prep: Al Melchior's Breakouts Who does our Al Melchior see taking a big step forward in 2013? He shares his top 12 breakout candidates for owners to consider on Draft Day. 2013 Draft Prep: Contact pitchers to target The trend in Fantasy is to draft pitchers with high strikeout rates, since that's the one constant. But as our Al Melchior writes, these pitch-to-contact types could prove to be just as valuable in 2013. 2013 Draft Prep: Starting pitcher tiers Plenty of starting pitching to go around in your leagues, but what's the best approach to addressing the position on Draft Day? Our Al Melchior shares his starting pitcher tiers for 2013.