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Fantasy focus: Monday’s starters for streamers

   March 30, 2014 11:16 pm    0

Finally, Opening Day is here. Since it is the opener, teams usually start their best pitcher, so if you have someone on the mound today, I’d likely roll with them. But let’s check out the options first. Here’s a look at the schedule. AL Kansas City (Shields 0-0) at Detroit (Verlander 0-0), 1:08 p.m. Philadelphia…

 

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Step up and take the fantasy baseball challenge

   March 6, 2014 1:28 pm    0

Want to test yourself against others in fantasy baseball? Try the Extra Innings Challenge. It’s set up as a 14-team roto league with five pitching and five hitting categories. The live, online draft is set for Tuesday, March 25, at 7:15 p.m. We’re looking for someone that’ll stick with the league for the season. If…

 

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It’s time to mock draft

   January 31, 2014 2:47 pm    0

Tired of winter? Can’t wait for baseball season to start? Get ready for the fantasy baseball season with a mock draft. Yahoo already has launched its mock draft site. Check it out here and get mocking. You might see me there. – Rick Green

 

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Free-agent Friday: Tigers add Joba to bullpen

   December 13, 2013 3:15 pm    0

The weakness going into the 2013 season for the Detroit Tigers was its bullpen. Turned out to be true. In an effort to bolster the bullpen, the Tigers agreed to a one-year deal with former Yankees reliever Joba Chamberlain. The deal is worth a reported $2.5 million. There were reports that the Diamondbacks offered $3…

 

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Yankees get needed help at catcher

   November 23, 2013 11:35 pm    0

The New York Yankees made a big splash in free agency. Looking to fill a void at catcher, the Yanks agreed to a deal with former Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann to a five-year deal worth $85 million. McCann solidifies the catcher position for New York. He hit 20 home runs in 356 at-bats for…

 

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Fantasy focus: Sunday’s starters to target

   September 21, 2013 11:24 pm    0

The final stretch begins. Set your lineups before 1:05: AL Houston (Bedard 4-11) at Cleveland (Kluber 9-5), 1:05 p.m. San Francisco (Petit 4-0) at N.Y. Yankees (Pettitte 10-10), 1:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Er.Johnson 1-2) at Detroit (Ani.Sanchez 14-7), 1:08 p.m. Toronto (Dickey 13-12) at Boston (Doubront 10-6), 1:35 p.m. Baltimore (Feldman 5-4) at Tampa…

 

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Fantasy focus: Saturday’s starters to target

   September 21, 2013 12:54 am    0

First game is at 1:05 p.m., so have your lineups ready. AL Baltimore (Mig.Gonzalez 10-7) at Tampa Bay (Cobb 9-3), 1:05 p.m. San Francisco (Vogelsong 3-5) at N.Y. Yankees (Nova 8-5), 1:05 p.m. Minnesota (P.Hernandez 3-1) at Oakland (J.Parker 11-7), 4:05 p.m. Houston (Clemens 4-5) at Cleveland (Kazmir 8-9), 6:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Sale…

 

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Fantasy focus: Thursday’s starters to target

   September 19, 2013 12:32 am    0

Set your lineups early; the first game is at 12:35. AL Seattle (Paxton 2-0) at Detroit (Fister 12-9), 1:08 p.m. Houston (Keuchel 6-9) at Cleveland (U.Jimenez 12-9), 7:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Kuroda 11-11) at Toronto (Redmond 3-2), 7:07 p.m. Baltimore (Tillman 16-6) at Boston (Lackey 9-12), 7:10 p.m. Texas (Darvish 12-9) at Tampa Bay (M.Moore…

 

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Fantasy focus: Monday’s starters to target

   September 15, 2013 11:08 pm    0

Plenty of time to ponder those roster moves; first game is at 7:05 p.m.: AL Seattle (J.Saunders 11-14) at Detroit (Porcello 12-8), 7:08 p.m. Texas (Garza 3-4) at Tampa Bay (Cobb 8-3), 7:10 p.m. Cincinnati (Cueto 4-2) at Houston (Bedard 4-10), 8:10 p.m. Cleveland (Kazmir 8-8) at Kansas City (Shields 11-9), 8:10 p.m. Minnesota (Hendriks…

 

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Fantasy focus: Sunday’s starters to target

   September 14, 2013 11:45 pm    0

First game is at 1:07 Sunday: AL Baltimore (Mig.Gonzalez 9-7) at Toronto (Buehrle 11-8), 1:07 p.m. Kansas City (Guthrie 14-10) at Detroit (Scherzer 19-3), 1:08 p.m. Cleveland (McAllister 7-9) at Chicago White Sox (Sale 11-12), 2:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (Williams 7-10) at Houston (Clemens 4-4), 2:10 p.m. Tampa Bay (Price 8-8) at Minnesota (P.Hernandez 3-1),…

 

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