BaseballHQ.com - Fantasy Baseball Rankings, Sleepers, and more https://www.baseballhq.com/frontpage/wp-content/plugins/akismet/glossary-l-o en 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 THE BIG HURT: Hurt file, August 15-20 https://www.baseballhq.com/content/big-hurt-hurt-file-august-15-20 <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"> Hellickson to miss some time, plus Mercer, Paxton, Hardy, and more on A. Beltre. Earlier: Madson, Bauer, more muscle woes for A. Beltre, B. Dozier with a possible heart issue, plus updates on L. Martin and Solarte. </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-august-15-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/big-hurt-hurt-file-august-15-20#comments The Big Hurt No Saturday Sat, 18 Aug 2018 05:03:00 +0000 mattc@hq 9687 at https://www.baseballhq.com CALL-UPS: August 14-20, 2018 https://www.baseballhq.com/content/call-ups-august-14-20-2018 <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 August 17, 2018: Aristides Aquino (OF, CIN) and Daniel Zamoro (LHP, NYM) </div> </div> </div> <p><i>Aristides Aquino (OF, CIN)</i></p> <p><i><span>Contributing writers: Chris Blessing, Rob Gordon, Nick Richards, Matthew St-Germain, and Andy Smith.</span></i></p> <p><strong>August 18, 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-august-14-20-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/call-ups-august-14-20-2018#comments Call-Ups No Saturday Sat, 18 Aug 2018 05:01:00 +0000 Callups 9682 at https://www.baseballhq.com (*) HQ RADIO August 17, 2018: Justin Mason https://www.baseballhq.com/content/hq-radio-august-17-2018-justin-mason <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"> Friday Full Edition w/Justin Mason of Fangraphs/Rotographs, discussing surges by Tyler Glasnow, Kevin Gausman and Clay Buchholz, and more ... Also the usual news and commentaries... </div> </div> </div> <p>August 17 BaseballHQ Radio is up!</p> <p>Friday Full Edition features guest expert Justin Mason, Fangraphs/Rotographs, Friends with Fantasy Benefits, Fantasy Alarm, and the Great Fantasy Baseball Invitational, discussing Tyler Glasnow&#39;s surge in TAM, Kevin Gausman&#39;s surge in ATL, Clay Buchholz&#39;s surge in ARI, plus assessing prospects, the Tout Wars Daily Fantasy championship round and his Boons and Banes for the rest of the season &hellip; Also NL/AL News, Minor League Minute, Frequent Fliers, , Talk With Todd, Master Notes ... Runs 2:35:25</p> <p>Show Rundown</p> <p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/hq-radio-august-17-2018-justin-mason" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/hq-radio-august-17-2018-justin-mason#comments Radio Free Articles Friday pd@hq Fri, 17 Aug 2018 23:15:57 +0000 PD@HQ 9703 at https://www.baseballhq.com PT TODAY: Pham returns from DL for Rays https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-pham-returns-dl-rays <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"> Tommy Pham had a shorter-than-expected stay on the DL. Plus, Nomar Mazara activated, Steven Matz returns, PHI recalls a pair of pitchers, Jordy Mercer hits DL, and Carlos Martinez headed to bullpen. </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-pham-returns-dl-rays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-pham-returns-dl-rays#comments PT Today Friday No Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:07:00 +0000 bhq_admin 9697 at https://www.baseballhq.com PT TOMORROW: NL West—COL bullpen trying to stay afloat https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-nl-west%E2%80%94col-bullpen-trying-stay-afloat <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 Wade Davis showing some cracks, what might Plan B look like in COL? Plus the SD second basemen, LA catchers, ARI first basemen, and SF rotation options. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/teamlink?tmid=19"><strong>Colorado Rockies</strong></a></p> <p>What an interesting year it&rsquo;s been for the Rockies, who find themselves in the thick of the NL West race despite an offseason plan&mdash;i.e., one that entailed spending <em>heavily</em> on relief pitching&mdash;playing out much differently than expected. In fact, rather than improving on last year&rsquo;s 4.40 bullpen ERA (ranked 20th in MLB), this year&rsquo;s bullpen owns a 5.13 ERA, better than only two teams (MIA and KC) in the majors.</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-nl-west%E2%80%94col-bullpen-trying-stay-afloat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-tomorrow-nl-west%E2%80%94col-bullpen-trying-stay-afloat#comments PT Tomorrow Friday No Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:06:00 +0000 BSlack@HQ 9692 at https://www.baseballhq.com FACTS/FLUKES: Carpenter, Realmuto, McCutchen, Ray, Jeffress https://www.baseballhq.com/content/factsflukes-carpenter-realmuto-mccutchen-ray-jeffress <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"> Matt Carpenter&#039;s slow start to the season is now a distant memory, as he&#039;s been on a ridiculous hot streak for the past three months. How have his skills changed this year? Plus, J.T. Realmuto, Andrew McCutchen, Robbie Ray, and Jeremy Jeffress. </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Carpenter on fire...</strong>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/members/tools/batterlink/?id=3792" target="_blank">Matt Carpenter</a>&nbsp;(1B, STL) got off to a brutal start in 2018, batting just .140/.286/.272 through May 15, causing some owners to cut bait. But he&#39;s been an unstoppable force for the past three months, putting up a ridiculous .328/.429/.711 line, with 30 home runs across 361 plate appearances. He&#39;s about to blow past the <em>Baseball Forecaster&nbsp;</em>&quot;UP&quot; projection of 35 home runs, but can he keep up this torrid pace?</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/factsflukes-carpenter-realmuto-mccutchen-ray-jeffress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/factsflukes-carpenter-realmuto-mccutchen-ray-jeffress#comments Facts & Flukes Friday No Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:05:00 +0000 Brian@HQ 9685 at https://www.baseballhq.com GM's OFFICE: Innovating around the catcher pool https://www.baseballhq.com/content/gms-office-innovating-around-catcher-pool <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 Great Fantasy Baseball Invitational had a novel rules change to minimize the catcher pool. So far, I really like it... </div> </div> </div> <p>We have mentioned it a couple of times in this space before, but by way of a refresh: there was a significant new entry in the slate of industry competitions this season. Started by Justin Mason of FriendsWithFantasyBenefits.com, The Great Fantasy Baseball Invitational created an NFBC-style, multi-league competition among industry writers. 195 industry writers/analysts entered, and were separated into (13) 15-team 5x5 leagues, and set up to compete for league titles as well as an overall title.</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/gms-office-innovating-around-catcher-pool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/gms-office-innovating-around-catcher-pool#comments GMs Office Friday No Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:04:00 +0000 Ray@HQ 9680 at https://www.baseballhq.com DAILY MATCHUPS: Aces headline Friday's slate https://www.baseballhq.com/content/daily-matchups-aces-headline-fridays-slate <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"> Max Scherzer, Carlos Carrasco, Noah Syndergaard, and Aaron Nola are strong start options on Friday. </div> </div> </div> <p><em>As a way to preview the day&#39;s games, the 2018 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-aces-headline-fridays-slate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/daily-matchups-aces-headline-fridays-slate#comments Matchups Friday No Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:02:00 +0000 brchesser 9690 at https://www.baseballhq.com PT TODAY: Phillies get Ramos in lineup https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-phillies-get-ramos-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"> Wilson Ramos gets activated a little sooner than anticipated for PHI. Plus, Brett Cecil and Brandon Belt return, Ross Stripling and James Paxton go on the DL, George Springer expected back Friday, 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</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-phillies-get-ramos-lineup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.baseballhq.com/content/pt-today-phillies-get-ramos-lineup#comments PT Today No Thursday Thu, 16 Aug 2018 05:07:00 +0000 bhq_admin 9691 at https://www.baseballhq.com