Tag Archives: Zack Wheeler

Fantasy Baseball: FSWA Draft Review

On March 10, 2014, I participated in the Fantasy Sports Writers Association fantasy baseball league draft as part of the R.J. White division.  It is a 12-team, 5×5 roto league hosted on ESPN.  The interesting thing about this league is that OBP and SLG replace home runs and batting average, and Quality Starts replace Wins.  […]

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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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V-Men vs. League Commissioner – 5 F.J. 170 (August 13, 2013) – Fantasy Baseball FAAB Dispute (A.Lambo/Z.Wheeler/W.Flores)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT V-Men vs. League Commissioner ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE ANGERTHAL LEAGUE Decided August 13, 2013 Cite as 5 F.J. 170 (August 2013) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league (hereinafter referred to as “roto league” or “The Angerthal League”) that was formed in 1988 and utilized an […]

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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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Moneyball vs. Smittydogs – 5 F.J. 85 (June 28, 2013) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (C.Kershaw/A.Gonzalez/Z.Wheeler)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Moneyball vs. Smittydogs ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE INCONTINENT LEAGUE Decided June 28, 2013 Cite as 5 F.J. 85 (June 2013) 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 keeper league utilizing […]

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Stud Muffins vs. Nub Dawgs – 4 F.J. 102 (June 30, 2012) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (C,Lee/C.Ruiz/Z.Wheeler)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Stud Muffins vs. Nub Dawgs  ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE INCONTINENT LEAGUE Decided June 30, 2012 Cite as 4 F.J. 102 (June 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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Garbage Pail Kids vs. Alex P. Keaton & Co. – 4 F.J. 84 (June 8, 2012) – Fantasy Baseball Collusion

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Garbage Pail Kids vs. Alex P. Keaton & Co.  ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE 1980’s FANTASY BASEBALL LEAGUE  Decided June 8, 2012 Cite as 4 F.J. 84 (June 2012) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league called the 1980’s Fantasy Baseball League (hereinafter referred to as “roto […]

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Nub Vader vs. 4 Ponies – 3 F.J. 128 (August 7, 2011) – fantasy baseball trade (Karstens/D.Hernandez/Z.Wheeler)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Nub Vader vs. 4 Ponies ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE INCONTINENT LEAGUE  Decided August 7, 2011 Cite as 3 F.J. 128 (August 2011)  Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league (hereinafter referred to as “Roto league” or “The Incontinent League”) utilizing an auction-style draft and transaction platform […]

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Passing Judgment – Wheeler of Fortune (Mets to Trade Beltran to Giants for Top Pitching Prospect)

After months of speculation, the New York Mets finally have traded All Star outfielder Carlos Beltran to the defending world champion San Francisco Giants along with most, if not all, of the remaining money owed to Beltran this year.  The deal is pending Beltran’s approval because he has a no-trade clause and is also a […]

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