HEAD-TO-HEAD: Streaming hitters on your way to weekly victories

Streaming is a familiar concept around the fantasy baseball industry and among fantasy managers. When most players think of streaming, however, their mind jumps to two-start pitchers or which pitchers face the Giants, Tigers, and other anemic offenses in a given week. Streaming hitters is a lesser discussed topic, but that means executing hitter pickups effectively can be one way to create a competitive advantage over the rest of your league. 

Hitter streaming is preferable in head-to-head leagues rather than rotisserie leagues because it utilizes a different set of factors to evaluate players. In a traditional roto league, the focus is evaluating a player’s underlying skill to determine if they can effectively accrue stats throughout...


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