Tag Archives: Ike Davis

Fantasy Baseball: Fantasy Squads Mock Draft Review

On February 4, 2014 I participated in the FantasySquads.com fantasy baseball mock draft hosted on Fantrax. This was a 12-team mixed Roto league with standard 5×5 scoring categories.  The draft order was randomly selected just before the draft, so I was disappointed learning I had the 5th pick which meant I likely would not get […]

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Passing Judgment: better days ahead for the Mets

I am not going to sugarcoat the fact that being a Mets fan can be tortuous.  I am admittedly jealous of the many people I know who are Yankees’ fans and have been blessed with several World Series championships and annual playoff teams.  But I can’t help it…my first exposure to baseball was as a […]

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Passing Judgment: Fantasy Baseball – 2013 First Half Underachievers

Think back just a few months ago about how much time you spent preparing for your fantasy baseball drafts.  Whether you relied on the Internet, magazines, podcasts or any other resource, you likely had some expectations coming into the season about various players based on what the experts said.  But as we learn every year, […]

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Summary Judgment: Fantasy Baseball Recap for June 9, 2013

Here is the Court’s brief recap of the happenings in fantasy baseball for Sunday, June 9, 2013. 1. The revolving door of injuries.  It is difficult to keep track of who is coming and going on the disabled list as the laundry list of injured players has been quite extensive thus far.  There could be […]

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Team Bundy vs. League Commissioner – 5 F.J. 67 (June 4, 2013) – Fantasy Baseball Dispute (Commissioner’s Abuse of Power)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Team Bundy vs. League Commissioner ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM AN ANONYMOUS FANTASY BASEBALL LEAGUE Decided June 4, 2013 Cite as 5 F.J. 67 (June 2013) Factual Background An anonymous rotisserie fantasy baseball league (hereinafter referred to as “the league”) contains 12 teams and is a mixed AL/NL […]

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Summary Judgment: Fantasy Baseball Recap for June 3, 2013

Here is the next edition of Summary Judgment briefly recapping the day in fantasy baseball for Monday, June 3, 2013. 1. Welcome to the big leagues Yasiel Puig.  Highly touted Dodgers’ prospect Yasiel Puig arguably deserved to break camp with Los Angeles after spring training, but he was left behind to ensure he would play […]

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Coach Dennis’s Diary : Fantasy Baseball – A Reactionary Tale

Coach Dennis’s Diary – A Reactionary Tale By: Dennis Esser (@coachesser) Patience is the name of the game when waiting for a top draft pick to play up to their potential.  While MLB teams try to boost their prospects’ confidence with long stays in hitter-friendly minor league destinations or playing them in low pressure situations […]

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Fantasy Baseball Rankings – First Base

Fantasy Baseball Rankings – First Base By: Kyle Brown (@CavghtLooking) The first base position is full of fading former All-Stars and up and coming mashers. If you can properly read the statistics on the wall then you can avoid the aging hitters who are more name than game.  Instead, you can pick up baseball’s next […]

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Cajun Crawdads vs. Beaver Hunters – 4 F.J. 245 (September 2012) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (J.Reyes/I.Davis/A.Hill)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Cajun Crawdads vs. Beaver Hunters ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE INCONTINENT LEAGUE Decided September 5, 2012 Cite as 4 F.J. 245 (September 2012) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league called The Incontinent League (hereinafter referred to as “roto league” or “IL” is an 11-team NL-only keeper […]

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Grave Diggers vs. Swarm – 4 F.J. 71 (May 24, 2012) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (T.Lincecum/A.Gonzalez/W.Middlebrooks)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Grave Diggers vs. Swarm ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE WESTERN NYROTISSERIE BASEBALL LEAGUE  Decided May 24, 2012 Cite as 4 F.J. 71 (May 2012)  Factual Background A fantasy baseball league called the Western NY Rotisserie Baseball League (hereinafter referred to as “Roto league” or “WNYRBL”) is comprised […]

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