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The Great Fantasy Baseball Invitational – Draft Review

One of the biggest phenomena during spring training has been the Great Fantasy Baseball Invitational put together by Justin Mason. He has organized several 15-team Roto leagues amongst dozens of fantasy baseball writers and experts to compete against each other.  I was in League #2 and our slow draft just ended so I wanted to […]

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FSWA Fantasy Baseball Draft Review

On March 26, 2017, I participated in the Fantasy Sports Writers Association fantasy baseball league draft hosted on ESPN.  This league is run by Michael Rathburn of Rotowire and is a unique 15-team, 5×5 Roto league with the following categories: home runs, RBI, runs scored, net stolen bases, OBP, quality starts, ERA, WHIP, strikeouts and […]

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Fantasy Baseball Draft Review – 2017 OBFBL

On March 19, 2017, the Old Bridge Fantasy Baseball League had its 19th annual draft.  I have run this league since 1999 and, while the cast of league members has changed over the years, the traditions have been maintained.  The league is still a non-keeper, head-to-head points league comprised of 16 teams (some years were […]

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Old Bridge Fantasy Baseball League – 2016 Draft Review

I have been the commissioner of the Old Bridge Fantasy Baseball League since its inception in 1999 when a group of friends and family got together at my dad’s house for a live draft using oak tag paper to mark our picks.  Now 17 years later, the league is still running strong with our live […]

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Fantasy Baseball Mock Draft Army – Review and Analysis (Draft #23)

On March 19, 2015, I participated in the Mock Draft Army’s 12-team, 5×5 mixed Roto fantasy baseball league.  For those of you who don’t know, Howard Bender (@rotobuzzguy) has created an army (hence the name) of fantasy experts who routinely participate in mock drafts with the public.  This has been an overwhelming success the past couple […]

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Fantasy Baseball Draft Review – FSWA Mixed 6×6 Roto League

On March 15, 2015, I participated in the Fantasy Sports Writers Association (“FSWA”) 16-team, 6×6 mixed Roto league captained by the one and only Jason Collette,  The unique aspect of this fantasy baseball league is that it has the following categories: Runs, Total Bases, RBI, Stolen Bases, On Base Percentage, Slugging Percentage, Strikeouts, Quality Starts, […]

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Fantasy Alarm Podcast: The Top 10 Fantasy Blunders of 2014

On the January 7, 2015 edition of the Fantasy Alarm podcast (@FantasyAlarmPod), Howard Bender and I ranked the top ten fantasy blunders of 2014.  No, we were not talking about drafting Adrian Peterson within the first five picks of a draft and then losing him for the season because he is a douchebag who beats […]

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Smittydogs vs. Bill & Suzie’s Tavern – 6 F.J. 543 (September 7, 2014) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (C.Crawford/J.Lagares)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Smittydogs vs. Bill & Suzie’s Tavern ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE INCONTINENT LEAGUE Decided September 7, 2014 Cite as 6 F.J. 543 (September 2014) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league called The Incontinent League (hereinafter referred to as “roto league” or “IL” is a 12-team NL-only […]

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Cajun Crawdads vs. 2 Louns Crew – 5 F.J. 539 (September 7, 2014) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (J.Soler/J.Harrison/M.Ozuna)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Cajun Crawdads vs. 2 Louns Crew ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE INCONTINENT LEAGUE Decided September 7, 2014 Cite as 6 F.J. 539 (September 2014) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league called The Incontinent League (hereinafter referred to as “roto league” or “IL” is a 12-team NL-only […]

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Kramer Dogs vs. 2 Louns Crew – 6 F.J. 536 (September 7, 2014) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (S.Castro/J.Gray/C.Granderson)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Kramer Dogs vs. 2 Louns Crew ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE INCONTINENT LEAGUE Decided September 7, 2014 Cite as 6 F.J. 536 (September 2014) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league called The Incontinent League (hereinafter referred to as “roto league” or “IL” is a 12-team NL-only […]

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