Down on the Farm: Gausman could be here to stay If you're thinking about using a waiver claim on Kevin Gausman, Scott White's here to tell you to stop thinking about it and just do it in our latest Down on the Farm. Reality Check: Being proactive about Profar Some owners may think that Jurickson Profar is up for two weeks, bypassing the chance to add the top prospect to their rosters. As Scott White writes, even if that's the case, he's worth the gamble. Hit Parade for Week 8 Some heavy hitters are finally starting to return to form and good health, leaving owners with many tough decisions. Our Scott White looks at all of the streaks and matchups in his latest Hit Parade. Down on the Farm: Being frank about Franklin The Seattle Mariners need punch on offense and they have options in the minors. But will they pull the trigger and call up someone like Nick Franklin? Scott White takes a closer look in Down on the Farm. Reality Check: Time to buy low on Kemp? Every year some early-round studs stumble out of the gate. However, as Scott White writes in his latest Reality Check, guys like Matt Kemp put up the numbers most expect when all is said and done. Hit Parade for Week 7 Which hitters are trending in a negative direction? Which upcoming schedules may favor some of your sluggers in Fantasy Week 7? Our Scott White shares his take on all of your bats in his Hit Parade. Down on the Farm: Yelich is the real prize in Miami Notice to Marcell Ozuna owners: Christian Yelich is on the horizon and there might not be room for both of them in Miami's outfield. Scott White says Yelich is the long-term answer in Down on the Farm. Reality Check: Prioritizing those DL spots Injuries are starting to pile up, especially to some elite Fantasy talent. Our Scott White helps you prioritize which names you should stash for long term gains in his latest Reality Check. Hit Parade for Week 6 Which hitters are facing tough matchups in the upcoming scoring period? Our Scott White addresses every hitter worth considering for Fantasy Week 6 in his latest Hit Parade. Down on the Farm: False hope on the bench At what point is a bench spot going to waste on a top prospect with no clear path to the majors? Our Scott White runs through six names that are quickly becoming a waste of time in seasonal formats.
Reality Check: Stats don't always tell the story Are you skeptical of Nate McLouth, Russell Martin, Brandon Crawford and other flavors of the week? Our Scott White explains how far he'll go to land one off the waiver wire, specifically McLouth. Hit Parade for Week 5 Which hitters have matchups that might be of benefit to your Fantasy teams in the upcoming scoring period? Our Scott White breaks down all of the hitters you are contemplating. Down on the Farm: Drawing the line on prospects Zack Wheeler is the most owned pitcher currently in the minor leagues, something that doesn't quite compute with our Scott White. He explains in his latest Down on the Farm report. Reality Check: Solving the Timmy, Roy riddle Roy Halladay and Tim Lincecum are two of the more scrutinized starters in 2013, but what do their recent performances mean for owners? Scott White advises owners looking to cut bait or buy low. Hit Parade for Week 4 Which hitters might very well be more productive in the upcoming scoring period? Our Scott White tries a different approach to helping owners find success in Week 4 in his latest Hit Parade. Down on the Farm: Zunino's arrival imminent? Wil Myers is the most anticipated bat currently in the minors, but who else is catching our attention? Our Scott White talks up catching prospect Mike Zunino and what it'll take to get his bat to Seattle. Reality Check: There's a catch at catcher John Buck and Evan Gattis are two popular additions to many Fantasy rosters. Our Scott White explains why you should go after one and not the other in his latest Reality Check. Hit Parade for Week 3 Trends are starting to emerge as we approach the third week of the Fantasy season. Our Scott White shares his take on the tough calls on every roster and breaks down the best and worst schedules. Down on the Farm: Reds awaiting Tony rewards Sometimes a prospect just doesn't get the hype he probably deserves. Our Scott White introduces you to Tony Cingrani, a lefty in the Reds organization quickly making a name for himself. Reality Check: Pitchers on our minds So your stud pitcher isn't off to a hot start. Don't panic just yet. But that doesn't mean you shouldn't look at what else is out there. Scott White gives a select group the Milone/Hellickson test. Hit Parade for Week 2 With a week in the books, who can owners look to for offensive production in the upcoming scoring period? Our Scott White breaks down the starts and sits for every lineup in his latest Hit Parade. Down on the Farm: Fernandez in the near term Will Jose Fernandez realize his potential right out of the gate? Who else might make an impact sooner rather than later? Our Scott White and Michael Hurcomb talk prospects in their initial Down on the Farm report. Reality Check: Reacting or overreacting? Is it too early to jump on the flavors of the week at this early stage of the season? Our Scott White encourages owners to take a shot on some opening-week studs, but also preaches some restraint.
Hit Parade for Week 1 Week 1 brings some interesting options at the plate. Scott White breaks down every team in his first Hit Parade of the new Fantasy season. 2013 Draft Prep: Scott White's Sleepers The term "sleepers" means different things to different owners. Our Scott White uses affordability as the determining factor. He shares a dozen players he's targeting late on Draft Day. 2013 Draft Prep: 12-team, mixed Roto draft The final draft days are approaching, so we thought we'd do one last mixed-league mock draft. This time we went Roto. 2013 Draft Prep: Scott White's Busts Which players is our Scott White avoiding on Draft Day 2013? He shares 12 names that he feels carry unnecessary risk in relation to where they are currently being drafted. 2013 Draft Prep: Tiers revisited A lot has changed since our Scott White published his initial tiers by position for 2013. He revisits his initial thoughts one final time before Draft Day. 2013 Draft Prep: Scott White's Breakouts Taking a chance on a player before he explodes on the scene is one of the biggest keys to a successful Fantasy season. Our Scott White shares his favorite breakout candidates for 2013. 2013 Draft Prep: Assessing potential one-hit wonders Many players emerged in 2012 when their track record suggested it wasn't possible. Scott White evaluates 12 unexpected standouts from last season and how owners should approach them on Draft Day. 2013 Draft Prep: 10-team, AL-only H2H draft The player pool thins out pretty quickly in league-specific formats. Scott White recaps our latest Head-to-Head American League mock, which had an interesting development during the draft. Scott White, Al Melchior chat replay (3/6) Our Scott White and Al Melchior stop by to answer your Fantasy questions in advance on your Draft Day in their LIVE chat, Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET. 2013 Draft Prep: American League Rotisserie auction Auctions can be quirky, and our latest was no exception. Scott White analyzes our recent 12-team, American League Rotisserie auction.