BaseballHQ.com - Fantasy Baseball Rankings, Sleepers, and more https://www.baseballhq.com/frontpage/%3C%21--%7Bcke_protected%7D%3C en ROTISSERIE: 2021 Straight Draft Guide https://www.baseballhq.com/content/rotisserie-2021-straight-draft-guide <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">article teaser:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Our annual Straight Draft opus... </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>How we got here</strong></p> <p>This is year #17 of this straight draft opus. We have tinkered with our approach quite a bit over the years. Some of that work is best left to the archives, but in the spirit of &quot;showing our work&quot;, we present the full archive of prior SDGs anyway:</p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only. <strong>Please Subscribe at</strong>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe"><strong>https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe</strong></a></p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/rotisserie-2021-straight-draft-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/rotisserie-2021-straight-draft-guide#comments Rotisserie Friday No Fri, 05 Mar 2021 06:04:00 +0000 Ray@HQ 12214 at https://www.baseballhq.com MINORS: The HQ100: 2021's top prospects https://www.baseballhq.com/content/minors-hq100-2021s-top-prospects <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">article teaser:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> For the second year in a row, Wander Franco ranks #1 on our top-100 prospect list. The next 99 are quite different, though... </div> </div> </div> <p>Well, the 2021 BaseballHQ.com&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/2019-organizational-reports" target="_blank">Organization Reports</a> were completed last week, which means only one thing ... it&#39;s HQ100 Time!</p> <p><img alt="" src="http://www.baseballhq.com/sites/default/files/HQ100_color.jpg" style="height: 101px; width: 300px;" /></p> <p>The HQ100 is BaseballHQ.com&#39;s annual top 100 fantasy prospect list, chosen by a eight-person panel of writers and analysts,&nbsp;designed to guide you and your keeper-league team through the 2021 season and beyond.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only. <strong>Please Subscribe at</strong>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe"><strong>https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe</strong></a></p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/minors-hq100-2021s-top-prospects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/minors-hq100-2021s-top-prospects#comments Scouting News Monday No Mon, 11 Jan 2021 05:05:00 +0000 bhq_admin 12070 at https://www.baseballhq.com Average Draft Position (ADP) reports https://www.baseballhq.com/content/average-draft-position-adp-reports <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">article teaser:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Get your ADP info here! </div> </div> </div> <!-- <p><a href="http://www.mockdraftcentral.com/feeds/adp_formatted_report_fb.jsp?pid=HQ&amp;ads=none%22">Mock Draft Central&#39;s ADP report</a> (courtesy of <a href="http://www.mockdraftcentral.com">MockDraftCentral.com)</a>, updated daily.</p> --><!-- <p><a href="http://www.mockdraftcentral.com/feeds/adp_formatted_report_fb.jsp?pid=HQ&amp;ads=none%22">Mock Draft Central&#39;s ADP report</a> (courtesy of <a href="http://www.mockdraftcentral.com">MockDraftCentral.com)</a>, updated daily.</p> --><!-- <p><a href="http://www.mockdraftcentral.com/feeds/adp_formatted_report_fb.jsp?pid=HQ&amp;ads=none%22">Mock Draft Central&#39;s ADP report</a> (courtesy of <a href="http://www.mockdraftcentral.com">MockDraftCentral.com)</a>, updated daily.</p> --><!-- <p><a href="http://www.mockdraftcentral.com/feeds/adp_formatted_report_fb.jsp?pid=HQ&amp;ads=none%22">Mock Draft Central&#39;s ADP report</a> (courtesy of <a href="http://www.mockdraftcentral.com">MockDraftCentral.com)</a>, updated daily.</p> --><p><a href="https://baseballhq.com/members/tools/buyersguides/adp?rpt=adp_ty">NFBC ADP report </a>(courtesy of the <a href="https://playnfbc.sportshubtech.com/">National Fantasy Baseball Championship</a>), updated daily.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only. <strong>Please Subscribe at</strong>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe"><strong>https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe</strong></a></p> </div> Market Pulse Thu, 03 Jan 2013 04:00:00 +0000 mattc@hq 1814 at https://www.baseballhq.com PT TOMORROW: NL Central—The path to continued playing for Patrick Wisdom https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-nl-central%E2%80%94-path-continued-playing-patrick-wisdom <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">article teaser:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Patrick Wisdom&#039;s narrow path to continued playing time in CHC might not involve the players you&#039;d expect. Plus, Tyler Stephenson impresses in CIN, Trevor Richards&#039;s success in MIL, OF help (or lack thereof) in PIT, and the pitching predicament in STL. </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/teamlink?tmid=17" target="_blank">Chicago Cubs &nbsp;</a></strong></p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only. <strong>Please Subscribe at</strong>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe"><strong>https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe</strong></a></p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-nl-central%E2%80%94-path-continued-playing-patrick-wisdom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-nl-central%E2%80%94-path-continued-playing-patrick-wisdom#comments PT Tomorrow No Tuesday Tue, 15 Jun 2021 05:06:00 +0000 DanM@HQ 12757 at https://www.baseballhq.com FACTS/FLUKES: Hader, Riley, Carlson, Arrieta, Barnhart https://www.baseballhq.com/content/factsflukes-hader-riley-carlson-arrieta-barnhart <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">article teaser:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Joshua Hader gains a tick of velocity and sustains elite skills, Austin Riley looks for first 30-HR season, Dylan Carlson has improved his plate discipline but little else, Jake Arrieta&#039;s skills stay below average, and Tucker Barnhart&#039;s early BA is inflated by h%. </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Hader adds change-up and tick of velocity...</strong>&nbsp;During the 2020 season,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/pitcherlink/?id=5218">Josh Hader</a>&nbsp;(LHP, MIL) lost some swinging strikes and one mph&nbsp;of velocity. Both have bounced back in 2021, as he&#39;s posting elite results. Through 26&nbsp;IP, the lefty closer has three wins, 16&nbsp;saves, 43&nbsp;strikeouts, a 0.70&nbsp;ERA, and a 0.74&nbsp;WHIP. What do his skills say about his ability to keep his early results?</p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only. <strong>Please Subscribe at</strong>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe"><strong>https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe</strong></a></p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/factsflukes-hader-riley-carlson-arrieta-barnhart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/factsflukes-hader-riley-carlson-arrieta-barnhart#comments Facts & Flukes No Tuesday Tue, 15 Jun 2021 05:05:00 +0000 brchesser 12725 at https://www.baseballhq.com DAILY MATCHUPS: Walker, Mize among Tuesday's top starters https://www.baseballhq.com/content/daily-matchups-walker-mize-among-tuesdays-top-starters <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">article teaser:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Taijuan Walker is a top-rated starting pitcher for his home start versus the Cubs. </div> </div> </div> <p><em>As a way to preview the day&#39;s games, the 2021&nbsp;Daily Matchups column will provide a list of all SP scheduled to start that day. The Daily Matchups column works hand-in-hand with the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/weekly/weeklyprob?date=today" target="_blank">HQ Pitcher Matchup tool</a>&nbsp;(also available as&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/weekly/weeklyprob" target="_blank">an 8-day scan</a>).</em></p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only. <strong>Please Subscribe at</strong>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe"><strong>https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe</strong></a></p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/daily-matchups-walker-mize-among-tuesdays-top-starters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/daily-matchups-walker-mize-among-tuesdays-top-starters#comments Matchups No Tuesday Tue, 15 Jun 2021 05:02:00 +0000 BrianB@HQ 12754 at https://www.baseballhq.com HQCHAT: June 14, 2021, 12noon ET with Brent Hershey https://www.baseballhq.com/content/hqchat-june-14-2021-12noon-et-brent-hershey <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">article teaser:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Is your fantasy team hitting like the Jays? Talk everything fantasy baseball—pickups, trades, minor-league promotions, rest-of-season performance—along with co-GM of BaseballHQ.com Brent Hershey Monday at 12:00noon ET. Afterwards, view the chat transcript here. </div> </div> </div> <script src="https://www.jotcast.com/embed/chat/jun14-2021-chat-10851.js" id="jotcast-embedded-content-10851"></script> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/hqchat-june-14-2021-12noon-et-brent-hershey#comments HQ Now Free Articles Monday Mon, 14 Jun 2021 16:00:00 +0000 bhq_admin 12755 at https://www.baseballhq.com PT TODAY: Voit poised to return to NYY lineup https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-voit-poised-return-nyy-lineup <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">article teaser:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Luke Voit&#039;s expected return will cut into PT for Rougned Odor and Chris Gittens. Plus, Matt Beaty and Albert Pujols to see boost with Matt Beaty sidelined, Jacob deGrom likely to pitch Wednesday, Ji-Man Choi may return soon, and more. </div> </div> </div> <p class="rtecenter"><em>Team-by-team playing time allocation charts can be found in our <a href="http://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/teamlink?tmid=2" target="teamlink">Teamview</a>&nbsp;pages.</em></p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only. <strong>Please Subscribe at</strong>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe"><strong>https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe</strong></a></p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-voit-poised-return-nyy-lineup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-voit-poised-return-nyy-lineup#comments PT Today Monday No Mon, 14 Jun 2021 05:07:00 +0000 bhq_admin 12756 at https://www.baseballhq.com PT TOMORROW: NL West—Duplantier destined for bullpen? https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-nl-west%E2%80%94duplantier-destined-bullpen <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">article teaser:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jon Duplantier has struggled in a starter&#039;s role early this season in ARI, which has showcased his long-term bullpen risk. Plus, does the crackdown on foreign substances doom Trevor Bauer in LA?; SF seeking bullpen solutions; pitchers struggling to pitch for length in SD; and, young players overcoming small-sample struggles in COL. </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/teamlink?tmid=15" target="_blank">Arizona Diamondbacks</a></strong></p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only. <strong>Please Subscribe at</strong>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe"><strong>https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe</strong></a></p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-nl-west%E2%80%94duplantier-destined-bullpen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-nl-west%E2%80%94duplantier-destined-bullpen#comments PT Tomorrow Monday No Mon, 14 Jun 2021 05:06:00 +0000 DanM@HQ 12747 at https://www.baseballhq.com FACTS/FLUKES: A. Rosario, Arroyo, Lowe, Pérez, Springs https://www.baseballhq.com/content/factsflukes-rosario-arroyo-lowe-p%C3%A9rez-springs <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">article teaser:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Amed Rosario&#039;s wheels start to roll. Also: Brandon Lowe&#039;s struggles, another new relief ace in Tampa, and a look at two conundrums in Boston. </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>The wheels are rolling ... </strong>After a brief experiment in the outfield,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/batterlink/?id=5389" target="_blank">Amed Rosario</a> (SS, CLE) now appears to have settled in as the starting SS for Cleveland. Stolen bases have been his main source of value in the past, how does he look going forward?</p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only. <strong>Please Subscribe at</strong>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe"><strong>https://www.baseballhq.com/subscribe</strong></a></p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/factsflukes-rosario-arroyo-lowe-p%C3%A9rez-springs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/factsflukes-rosario-arroyo-lowe-p%C3%A9rez-springs#comments Monday No Mon, 14 Jun 2021 05:05:00 +0000 Arik@HQ 12750 at https://www.baseballhq.com