ALTERNATIVE: 2022 Points League Draft Guide - Batters

Points leagues only focus on counting stats, so batting average and on base percentage become irrelevant. This basic format provides enjoyment for both the casual and advanced fantasy baseball player. Beware getting so many categories, positive and negative, that randomization trumps analysis. A basic format, such as a point for every walk, run, RBI, and total base provides a simple format that even fantasy football players embrace (home run = touchdown with six points).

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