After a slow start to the 2013 season, Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo has finally turned the corner. The Cubs are not going to the playoffs this year, but that shouldn’t stop you from pursuing this kid.
I learned from a fairly early age that baseball can be pretty unpredictable. When I was very young, I remember watching a game on TV with my father next to me on the couch.
Joe DiMaggio fans have stolen the lead from Ted Williams for the first time since the Stamps Batted In (SBI)
The Philadelphia Phillies have swooped in and snared Cliff Lee.
Thanks to some sponsors, local cub scouts had a pretty special day.
Maybe it is time that the rest of the league recognize the Rays as solid contenders and not declare this race over just yet.
Next Page »
In The News
Supply and demand is the most basic of all economic concepts. If there is a shortage of a product, the demand for it will be higher. People will have a greater desire for it. If it’s a product that anyone can acquire with ease, the demand will not be as high. I equate this concept to fantasy baseball, especially the Going 9 NL Only league.
One of the most difficult aspects in analyzing baseball, whether it is for fantasy or real world purposes, is knowing when a slow start is really more than just a temporary issue. Some players are notoriously slow starters.
Arizona Diamondbacks: Seems to be
Going 9 Baseball contributor George Kurtz takes a look at the latest news and notes around the American League
Nolan Arenado is the flavor of the week of National League call-ups. As for every call-up, we must ask ourselves one important question: “is this guy for real?”