BaseballHQ.com - Fantasy Baseball Rankings, Sleepers, and more https://www.baseballhq.com/frontpage/%3C%21--%7Bcke_protected%7D%3C en MINORS: The HQ100: 2019's top prospects https://www.baseballhq.com/content/minors-hq100-2019s-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"> Yes! The HQ100 fantasy baseball prospect list is here, and to no one&#039;s surprise, Vladimir Guerrero Jr (3B, TOR) tops the list. But the rest of the 99 are pretty good, too. </div> </div> </div> <p>Well, the 2019 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 six-person panel of writers and analysts,&nbsp;designed to guide you and your keeper-league team through the 2018 season and beyond.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/minors-hq100-2019s-top-prospects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/minors-hq100-2019s-top-prospects#comments Scouting News Monday No Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:00:00 +0000 Callups 9945 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</p> </div> Market Pulse Thu, 03 Jan 2013 04:00:00 +0000 mattc@hq 1814 at https://www.baseballhq.com PT TODAY: Shoemaker injury shuffles TOR rotation https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-shoemaker-injury-shuffles-tor-rotation <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"> With Matt Shoemaker out for the season, a group of pitchers get an early bump in playing time. Plus, injuries to Austin Meadows, Robinson Cano, Jean Segura and Victor Arano; Touki Toussaint demoted; and Daniel Zamora recalled. </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</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-shoemaker-injury-shuffles-tor-rotation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-shoemaker-injury-shuffles-tor-rotation#comments PT Today Monday No Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:07:00 +0000 bhq_admin 10354 at https://www.baseballhq.com PT TOMORROW: AL Central—Hildenberger among the bullpen arms to watch in MIN https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-al-central%E2%80%94hildenberger-among-bullpen-arms-watch-min <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"> Closer questions in MIN, Lindor returns in CLE, closer answers in DET, missing Perez in KC, and Banuelos gets the call for CHW. </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/teamlink?tmid=8" target="_blank">Minnesota Twins</a></strong></p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-al-central%E2%80%94hildenberger-among-bullpen-arms-watch-min" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-al-central%E2%80%94hildenberger-among-bullpen-arms-watch-min#comments PT Tomorrow Monday No Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:06:00 +0000 MatthewM@HQ 10349 at https://www.baseballhq.com BATTERS: Very early slow start sells, 2019 https://www.baseballhq.com/content/batters-very-early-slow-start-sells-2019 <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"> Miguel Cabrera is one of several established bats off to slow starts that we can&#039;t assume will rebound significantly. </div> </div> </div> <p>It&#39;s hard to shop hitters who are off to slow starts in many leagues, as owners often are scared to pick up bad stats early in the season.&nbsp;That said, hitters with big warts in their skills that have been growing more ominous for a while can present a good opportunity to avoid further bad stats, especially in non-keeper leagues.</p> <p>Here is a closer look at several guys who are off to slow starts that are poor bets for significant rebounds.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><strong>AMERICAN LEAGUE</strong></p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/batters-very-early-slow-start-sells-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/batters-very-early-slow-start-sells-2019#comments Batting Monday No Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:05:00 +0000 Stephen@HQ 10352 at https://www.baseballhq.com THE BIG HURT: Hurt file, April 17-22 https://www.baseballhq.com/content/big-hurt-hurt-file-april-17-22 <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"> Holy cow! The Jays lose half their rotation, plus Votto, Meadows, Judge, S. Marte, and Eovaldi. Earlier: deGrom alert, plus Nuñez, Stewart, a Snell update, and Vizcaino; a wounded Bird, O&#039;Neill, Iannetta and Robertson. Plus, Ohtani takes a step forward. </div> </div> </div> <p><em>NOTE: The focus of this column is analysis, so we don&#39;t cover the progress of every injured player. We try to highlight the key fantasy contributors, unusual injuries, or situations where the official projected return is variable or not given. Players whose progress is proceeding as expected are very well covered by fantasy news sources; we&#39;ll tend to leave those players alone unless we have something we want to add to the news coverage. This column is updated on Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Mondays.</em></p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/big-hurt-hurt-file-april-17-22" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/big-hurt-hurt-file-april-17-22#comments The Big Hurt Monday No Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:03:00 +0000 mattc@hq 10321 at https://www.baseballhq.com DAILY MATCHUPS: Sale towers over the rest on Monday https://www.baseballhq.com/content/daily-matchups-sale-towers-over-rest-monday <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"> With limited Judgment Call options today, pitchers like Mike Minor and Manuel Banuelos become possible options. </div> </div> </div> <p><em>As a way to preview the day&#39;s games, the 2019 Daily Matchups column will provide a list of all SP scheduled to start that day as identified by 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>). It will group the day&#39;s SP into strong starts, judgment calls, or weak starts and will provide an analysis of the most noteworthy SP along the way.</em></p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/daily-matchups-sale-towers-over-rest-monday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/daily-matchups-sale-towers-over-rest-monday#comments Matchups Monday No Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:02:00 +0000 MikeW@HQ 10351 at https://www.baseballhq.com CALL-UPS: April 16-22, 2019 https://www.baseballhq.com/content/call-ups-april-16-22-2019 <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"> Call-ups for April 22, 2019: Jimmie Sherfy (RHP, ARI), Thairo Estrada (SS, NYY), Alec Mills (RHP, CHC), Andrew Velazquez (SS, TB) and Daniel Zamora (LHP, NYM). </div> </div> </div> <p><em>Pictured: Jimmie Sherfy (RHP, ARI)</em></p> <p><em>The players covered in this column are only those who have not exceeded 50 IP / 130 AB in their MLB career, or exceeded 45 non-September days on the MLB roster, and who have not already been written up earlier in 2019. Find previous Call-up profiles on News tab of the&nbsp;player&#39;s PlayerLink page.&nbsp;</em></p> <p><em>Contributing writers: Chris Blessing, Rob Gordon, Nick Richards, Matthew St-Germain, and Andy Smith.</em></p> <p><strong>April 22, 2018</strong></p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/call-ups-april-16-22-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/call-ups-april-16-22-2019#comments Call-Ups Monday No Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:01:00 +0000 Callups 10317 at https://www.baseballhq.com THE WEEK AHEAD: Hitter Matchups, April 22-28 https://www.baseballhq.com/content/week-ahead-hitter-matchups-april-22-28 <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"> We flip the SP Matchup Tool around to look at lineups with the best hitting matchups for the coming week. </div> </div> </div> <p>Our new Hitter Matchup Tool is a team-level look at the week ahead... from a hitter&#39;s perspective. It combines daily matchup ratings from the 8-day view of our <a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/weekly/weeklyprob" target="_blank">Starting Pitcher Matchup Tool</a> with <a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/ballpark-tendencies" target="_blank">Park Factors</a> to give general guidance when planning your weekly lineups.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/week-ahead-hitter-matchups-april-22-28" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/week-ahead-hitter-matchups-april-22-28#comments Matchups No Sunday Sun, 21 Apr 2019 16:00:00 +0000 RYAN@HQ 10325 at https://www.baseballhq.com DOUBLE DIPPIN': April 22-28 https://www.baseballhq.com/content/double-dippin-april-22-28 <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"> The surface numbers don&#039;t show it, but Pablo Lopez has shown strong skills so far this year. He&#039;ll take on a weak Cleveland offense to begin the week before a tougher test in Philadelphia. </div> </div> </div> <p>It&#39;s a fairly light week for two-start pitchers, as just nine teams have a seven game week, while three teams (SD, SF, TOR) have just five games on the docket.&nbsp;Also, it&#39;s not yet clear if it will be Erik Swanson or Felix Hernandez getting two starts in Seattle, and if Brad Keller serves his suspension after his next start, Homer Bailey could be the one getting two turns for the Royals.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p>Full text available to BaseballHQ full subscription subscribers only</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/double-dippin-april-22-28" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/double-dippin-april-22-28#comments Matchups No Sunday Sun, 21 Apr 2019 15:00:00 +0000 Brian@HQ 10340 at https://www.baseballhq.com