Tuesday May 17, 2016 – Baseball Links
May 17, 2016
- Extreme BABIP rates are one tool for finding pitchers due to rise or fall, but some extreme rates could stand the test of time. CBSSports.com looks at how defenses are impacting this useful indicator.
- TodaysKnuckleball.com looks at four players whose fantasy stock is on the rise including Avisail Garcia and Jon Gray.
- XNSports.com shares their DFS recommendations for Tuesday’s full slate.
- Everyone is talking about all of the aces on Tuesday’s slate, but CBSSports.com says it’s the truly awful pitchers who will make this DFS slate fun.
- When starters run dry, SportsIllustrated.com suggests you consider adding non-closing relievers.
- Kenta Maeda is scuffling. Trayce Thompson is homering. Steve Pearce is playing. The Astros are regrouping. Sean Manaea is rebounding. So much is happening! CBSSports.com breaks it all down.
- Brad Boxberger and Devon Travis are promising choices to grab in fantasy now that they’ve begun their rehab assignments. See where they rank on CBSSports.com’s top 25 DL stashes.
- In this week’s Fantasy Roundtable, the Rotoworld Baseball crew identifies several top prospects who appear ready to shine.
- USAToday.com names a few players you may want to sell high before the inevitable drop-off occurs.
- Yahoo.com recommends ten players to plug into your Tuesday DFS lineups in their Daily Dime.
- Is now the time to deal Jackie Bradley and/or Michael Saunders? Rotoprofessor.com offers their thoughts.
- Razzball.com looks at three of the most added players from this past week to determine whether they are worthy of your roster.
- MLBDFSWeather.com looks at the Tuesday weather forecasts to see if any games are in danger of being cancelled.
- TheFakeBaseball.com uncovers some of the best value plays for Tuesday DFS.
- FakeTeams.com takes a closer look at Colin Moran who was just called up by Houston.
- TheFakeBaseball.com names some starters and hitters to consider in your GPP contests to help you win some cash.
- Razzball.com thinks you should build your DFS lineups around Madison Bumgarner on Tuesday.
- NumberFire.com helps you get your Tuesday DFS lineups ready by recommending four teams to stack, six studs to target, three hitters to avoid, and four value plays.
- Rotoprofessor.com identifies some speed options for owners in shallow formats.
- FakeTeams.com takes a closer look at Dodgers outfielder Trayce Thompson and wonders if he should be owned in more leagues.
- ESPN.com ranks all 30 starters taking the hill Tuesday as well as the teams with the best hitter matchups to help you set the best DFS lineups.
- Rotoworld.com looks at Adam Duvall‘s power surge, Tim Lincecum‘s new home and much more in Tuesday’s Daily Dose.
- Rotoprofessor.com scours the box scores to discuss the ten most important stories from Monday.
- TheFantasyFix.com tells you everything you need to know about Monday night baseball.
- Razzball.com offers their unique take on everything that happened in baseball on Monday including thoughts on the long-term fantasy value of Adam Duvall.
- Jose Altuve has been the top player in fantasy, and CBSSports.com says it might not be a smaller sample-size mirage.
- As TodaysKnuckleball.com notes, after a slow start Jonathan Lucroy is living up to his preseason ADP.
- Rotoprofessor.com reviews the bullpen notes from Monday and wonders if A.J. Ramos is showing some warning signs.
- TheFantasyFix.com looks to the Minors to see which prospects are off to hot starts and which are struggling.
- USAToday.com wonders if it might be time to give up on Carlos Gomez.
- DailyFantasySportsRankings.com names players at every position to consider plugging into your Tuesday DFS lineups.
- SoCalledFantasyExperts.com checks in on all of the latest injury news from around the league.
- RotoBaller.com names some corner infielders to target off the waiver wire.
- FanGraphs.com names five hitters whose home run numbers should decline based on their current HR/FB%.
- FanGraphs.com Audio – The Sleeper & the Bust
- Razzball.com Fantasy Baseball Podcast
- TheFantasyFix.com Podcast – May 17 DFS
- CBSSports.com Fantasy Baseball Podcast
- FanGraphs.com Audio – Field of Streams
- USAToday.com Fantasy Baseball Podcast