Tag Archives: New York Yankees

Lil Nicky vs. Moneymakers – 6 F.J. 241 (June 8, 2014) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (J.Hamilton/B.Gardner)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Lil Nicky vs. Moneymakers ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE JABRONI LEAGUE Decided June 8, 2014 Cite as 6 F.J. 241 (June 2014) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league called the Jabroni League (hereinafter referred to as “JL” was established in 1999 and is hosted on CBS.  […]

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Glutton for Punishment vs. Rebuilding Again – 6 F.J. 29 (March 21, 2014) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (B.Gardner/D.Ackley)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Glutton for Punishment vs. Rebuilding Again ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE COLLEGE AMIGOS FANTASY BASEBALL LEAGUE Decided March 21, 2014 Cite as 6 F.J. 29 (March 2014) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league called the College Amigos Fantasy Baseball League (hereinafter referred to as “CAFBL” was […]

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Fantasy Baseball: TheFantasyFix.com Mock Draft Review

I recently participated in a fantasy baseball industry mock draft hosted by TheFantasyFix.com that was used for their terrific draft kit. This group I drafted with was a “who’s who” of the fantasy baseball world so I had to be on top of my game. It was a 15-team mixed Roto league with standard 5×5 […]

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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: Fantasy Baseball – The Goldschmidt Standard

As you prepare for the 2014 fantasy baseball season, it is generally undisputed that the first two picks of any draft (except NL-only leagues) will be Miguel Cabrera and Mike Trout in either order.  But after that, there are several players who warrant consideration to be taken third overall.  Some candidates include reigning National League […]

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Passing Judgment: Law & Order – AROD

The ongoing soap opera involving Alex Rodriguez took another interesting turn last week when he filed two lawsuits in New York.  The first lawsuit was filed in New York County against Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud Selig asserting claims for tortious interference with prospective business relationship and tortious interference with existing contracts.  The second […]

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Passing Judgment: Mariano Rivera’s Impact on Fantasy Baseball

Much has been made about Mariano Rivera’s retirement from baseball, and rightfully so.  This man has proven over and over again that he is indisputably the greatest closer in the history of the game.  I strongly dislike the Yankees, but I certainly respect and admire Rivera’s longevity, consistency, and dominance.  It really is incredible that […]

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Passing Judgment: Congratulations to Mike Piazza

On Sunday, September 29, 2013, Mike Piazza will officially be inducted into the New York Mets’ Hall of Fame.  While he should have been honored with an induction into the MLB Hall of Fame this year (I previously wrote about that here), that will have to wait until next year as Piazza was a victim […]

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Summary Judgment: Fantasy Baseball Recap for May 31, 2013

This is the inaugural edition of a new feature here at Fantasy Judgment appropriately called Summary Judgment.  In the legal arena, summary judgment is a procedural device used in civil litigation when there is no dispute to the material facts of a case and one party is entitled to judgment as a matter of law.  […]

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Coach Dennis’s Diary – Welcome Back to Fantasy Baseball

Coach Dennis’s Diary – Welcome Back to Fantasy Baseball By: Dennis Esser (@coachesser) Welcome back to fantasy baseball (insert my best Horshack voice).  No, I am not that old that the last time I participated in a league was during the time of bellbottoms and Oscar Gamble’s afro.  Rather, it was during the time of […]

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