Scott White

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Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: An opening for Alex Reyes?

The Cardinals have a opening in their starting rotation Saturday, but should Fantasy owners care whether Alex Reyes fills it? Scott White gives his top five prospects to stash.

Fantasy Baseball Observations: Melvin Upton makes believers of Blue Jays

Melvin Upton's move to Toronto might be concerning if Fantasy owners were buying into him in the first place. Scott White also looks at Michael Pineda's, James Paxton's and Sean Manaea's quality outings.

Instant Fantasy Reaction: Aroldis Chapman deal impacts Andrew Miller, Hector Rondon most

Aroldis Chapman's move to the Cubs doesn't impact his Fantasy value too much, according to Scott White, but it does shake up the relief pitcher landscape.

Instant Fantasy Reaction: Alex Bregman should make immediate impact

Alex Bregman is on his way to Houston, and Scott White says this is a callup that should go right for Fantasy owners.

Fantasy Baseball: Best and worst hitter matchups for Week 17

Jose Bautista is back, and utility players like Javier Baez and Brock Holt are set to do some damage. Scott White looks at the best and worst matchups for the week ahead.

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Joey Gallo gets passed over again

The Rangers lost two hitters and the Dodgers two pitchers, but Scott White likes Jose De Leon's prospects better than Joey Gallo's right now. He gives his five minor-leaguers to stash.

Fantasy Baseball Observations: Tyler Skaggs, Steve Pearce overlooked

Tyler Skaggs is nearing the end of his rehab assignment while Steve Pearce is back to playing every day. Scott White gives both his stamp of approval while weighing in on Jedd Gyorko and Ryan Schmipf.

Fantasy Baseball: 12 pitchers with the most room to improve

The season isn't over yet, in case you haven't heard, and a pitcher's outlook can change with every start. Scott White has come up with a few who still have yet to put their best foot forward.

Fantasy Baseball Observations: Will Max Kepler's, Tyler Naquin's power last?

A couple rookies have offered surprising power off the waiver wire, but Scott White is still skeptical. Meanwhile, Aaron Nola appears to have rediscovered his form, and Mike Leake is better than ever.

Instant Fantasy Reaction: Yuliesky Gurriel signing is good news/bad news

Yuliesky Gurriel has a home now, which begins the countdown to his arrival. But does he block prospect Alex Bregman? Scott White considers the Astros' options.

Fantasy Baseball: Best and worst hitter matchups for Week 16

A full slate at Coors Field makes for no shortage of sleeper hitters, according to Scott White, who gives his hitter recommendations for Fantasy Week 16 (July 18-24).

Fantasy Baseball: Ten prospects who have upped stock the most

They're not all the best prospects, but they might be the best you'll find on waivers in a long-term keeper league. Scott White shares his fastest rising prospects of the first half.

Instant Fantasy Reaction: Make like the Padres and trade Drew Pomeranz?

Drew Pomeranz may have flown under the radar in San Diego, but according to Scott White, he's about to get front-line treatment in Boston, for better or worse.

Fantasy Baseball: Best and worst hitter matchups for Week 15

A shorter week makes for a higher margin for error. Scott White looks to reduce it by identifying the five best and worst hitter matchups.

Fantasy Baseball: Top 25 prospects, midseason edition

The prospect scene has changed so much since this spring that it's worth taking inventory again. Scott White ranks the best who haven't appeared in the majors yet.

Raised in Atlanta by a board game-loving family during the dawn of the '90s Braves dynasty, Scott White was easy prey for the Fantasy Sports, in particular Fantasy Baseball, and has devoted his adulthood to understanding this game about a game. In another time, they would have castigated him for entertaining such fancies, but in these times of plenty, they dress him in a suit and parade him to the masses. Though a believer in the numbers, they're to him no substitute for intuition and common sense. Follow Scott @CBSScottWhite