2020 Fantasy baseball draft prep: Advice, sleepers, breakouts, busts from top experts
SportsLine's 2020 Fantasy baseball draft guide can give you a huge edge in your league.
2020 Fantasy baseball rankings are on the move following a hectic offseason. With pitchers and catchers set to report soon, savvy owners are already scouring the latest rankings in search of the top 2020 Fantasy baseball breakouts, sleepers and busts who will define the season. Starting pitchers have been on the move, with Gerrit Cole signing with the Yankees, Zack Wheeler joining the Phillies and Madison Bumgarner picking the Diamondbacks in MLB free agency.
How will players in new uniforms affect your Fantasy baseball strategy? And which 2020 Fantasy baseball rookies can you trust to make an immediate impact? That's where the team at SportsLine can help. Their 2020 Fantasy baseball rankings and expert advice have been condensed into a 16-page Fantasy baseball cheat sheet that will get you ready for draft season. Don't go on the clock without seeing their Fantasy baseball draft guide.
Prepared by SportsLine Fantasy experts Bill Dubiel and Jeff Zimmerman, this is a must-have for any Fantasy baseball player. Dubiel was FantasyPros' No. 4 Most Accurate Ranker for the 2017 Fantasy Baseball season, while Zimmerman co-published a book on Fantasy baseball called "The Process" and is a two-time Tout Wars champion and winner of three FSWA awards. They have years of handing out league-winning advice and can give you a major edge in your league.
This guide ranks the top players at each position, but goes well beyond that, also breaking down Fantasy baseball sleepers, breakouts and busts. Players are also divided into Fantasy baseball tiers, showing you exactly when it's safe to draft players. Their 2020 Fantasy baseball rankings are available in a printable format, so you can bring them right to your draft. Go to SportsLine now to download the guide.
The guide includes SportsLine's top sleeper, breakout and bust in the 2020 Fantasy baseball rankings for second base:
Sleeper: Joey Wendle, Tampa Bay Rays - Wendle was a popular sleeper pick last season after a minor breakout in 2018 that saw the 29-year-old hit an even .300 while swiping 16 bases across 545 plate appearances. If he can regain some of the form that he flashed in 2018, Wendle should be a strong middle or corner infield option in Fantasy lineups at a bargain on draft day.
Breakout: Gavin Lux, Los Angeles Dodgers - The Dodgers uber-prospect is finally ready for the big leagues, and he brings plenty to the table for a now-22-year-old. With a full season's worth of at-bats ahead of him, Lux brings the talent to make an immediate impact hitting in a powerhouse Los Angeles lineup.
Bust: Keston Hiura, Milwaukee Brewers - Hiura exploded onto the scene in the back half of 2019, hitting .303 with 19 homers in 348 plate appearances. However, he also struck out in a whopping 30.7 pecent of his at-bats. His BABIP was an absurdly high.402 and while his career BABIP is higher than the average hitter's, that number is unlikely to remain at that level.
SportsLine's Fantasy baseball draft guide 2020 has also identified a massive bust you need to steer completely clear of. This player is going off the board early in most leagues, but could completely sink your playoff hopes.
So what is the value of every single player for 2020 Fantasy baseball? And which huge bust can sink your season? Visit SportsLine now to see the complete 2020 Fantasy baseball draft guide, all from a team of proven Fantasy analysts who can give you a huge edge in your league.
Fantasy Baseball Today Newsletter
You're destined to gain an edge over your friends with advice from the award-winning FBT crew.
Thanks for signing up!
Keep an eye on your inbox for the latest sports news.
There was an error processing your subscription.
The relief pitcher position isn't what it used to be, offering fewer reliable sources for saves...
Starting pitcher is a position of haves and have-nots, offering deep tiers of aces and near-aces...
The first five picks of most standard drafts figure to be outfielders, but the position isn't...
Shortstop has become a position of stars, topped only by third base in what it offers to Fantasy...
Third base is shaping up to be the strongest position in 2020, offering incredible depth from...
Second base may be the weakest of the infield positions, but it's still pretty strong.