Todd Zola looks ahead to keeper auctions and how inflation can affect pricing, and when it might make sense to protect an expensive ace like Jacob DeGrom.
Jeff and Todd debate whether or not Cleveland starting pitcher Zach Plesac is being overvalued in early expert drafts.
Todd Zola wraps up his positional tiers with the outfield, and finds he can't quit Marcell Ozuna even without knowing what uniform he'll be wearing in 2021.
Todd Zola marvels at the depth and quality available at shortstop and offers some advice on how to construct an offense around an early-round speedster like Trea Turner.
Fernando Tatis went No. 1 overall in the Dec. 21 RotoWire Magazine Mock Draft. See the full results here.
Todd Zola spins the hits at third base, where his tiers approach leaves Jose Ramirez in a class all by himself.
Todd Zola breaks down his tiers at the keystone and finds a plethora of multiple eligibility options, including the Mets' Jeff McNeil.
Todd Zola offers up his first base tiers, where Freddie Freeman finally seems to be getting his due.
Todd Zola breaks down his catcher tiers and notes that Will Smith has the skills, if not the playing time projection, to be his top-ranked backstop.
Todd Zola offers an alternative to a standard tiered approach to drafting, intended to help determine whether rostering an aging ace like Max Scherzer is right for your squad.
Todd Zola looks at a volatile reliever pool heading into 2021 and finds that Aroldis Chapman is part of a much smaller elite tier than usual.
Todd Zola ponders whether it makes sense to include 2020 postseason performances in 2021 projections, and looks at how considering different factors impacts Randy Arozarena's projected numbers.
Todd Zola looks at how early selections can impact subsequent picks when constructing a roster, and why simply taking the "best" player available isn't always the best course of action.
Todd Zola considers how to handle the extra uncertainty that will accompany projections for 2020 breakout players like Zach Plesac, no matter how much effort is put into generating them.
Todd Zola reviews his first draft of 2021 and explains why he finds value in co-managing the team, as well as why Juan Soto got the nod with the eighth overall pick.
Todd Zola considers how to approach 2020's regional schedule when it comes to next year's projections, and what it might mean for Central-division stars like Yu Darvish.
Todd Zola contemplates all the extra factors that will go into his 2021 projections and wonders if a significant postseason workload might be an advantage for pitchers like Jesus Luzardo.
Todd Zola's weekly hitter rankings features the defending champion Nationals reduced to playing the role of spoiler with eight home games.
Todd Zola ranks the week's pitching as the season comes into the final stretch. What's that mean for aces like Gerrit Cole with the playoffs on tap?
Todd Zola breaks down Fernando Tatis' stellar 2020 performance and considers the question of whether he'll emerge as the consensus first overall pick in next year's drafts.
Todd Zola's weekly hitter rankings has the Cardinals on top with 10 games scheduled this week, including three doubleheaders.
Todd Zola ranks the week's staring pitching as the regular season comes down the stretch. This the last week to be relatively confident in two-start opportunities.
Todd Zola shares his charts of remaining schedules so fantasy managers can take advantage of players with the most games left.
Todd Zola's hitter rankings features three teams with nine games this week, including the A's.
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitching, as Cristian Javier is one of a handful of young hurlers with two starts.
Todd Zola's hitter rankings features five teams with eight games this week, including the Yankees.
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitching as the Indians' Shane Bieber is one of the few dependable two-start options.
Todd Zola looks over the top pitching earners so far in 2020 and finds that Liam Hendriks has proven to be one of the few closers worth a big investment.
Todd Zola's weekly hitter rankings features a struggling Diamondbacks squad that could break out with seven home games against weak pitching.
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitching as two-start hurlers are back in full effect, including Chicago's Lucas Giolito, who's in a groove.
Todd Zola compiles his top 50 fantasy earners among hitters to date, and it should be no surprise which young star tops the list.
Todd Zola's hitter rankings feature a slew of double-headers, including two for the Cardinals, who have a nine-game week.
Todd Zola ranks the week's pitching, but despite the slew of doubleheaders, the two-start outlook remains bleak.
Todd Zola looks at starting pitchers he may have underestimated coming into the season, including a trio of Cubs and Atlanta's Max Fried.
Todd Zola's weekly hitter rankings has the Phillies on top with seven home games against mediocre pitching.
Todd Zola ranks starting pitchers in a week with few elite two-start hurlers. Max Scherzer is scheduled for two starts, but he's also dealing with a hamstring injury.
Todd Zola recommends not putting too much emphasis on early-season data but notes that, unlike Aaron Judge, many batters aren't making contact with their usual authority so far.
Todd Zola's weekly hitter rankings has the Rockies on top as they're set to face a couple of weak pitching staffs.
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitching as Jacob deGrom is one of a number of top-tier pitchers scheduled for two starts.
Todd Zola gives a peak behind the curtain at how his weekly pitcher and hitter rankings are devised. There's much, much more than meets the eye.
Todd Zola ranks the week's hitting as the Tigers are the only team with seven home games.
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitching as the Yankees' Gerrit Cole is one of the few top starters with two starts in the next scoring period.
Todd Zola's hitter rankings kick off this week with the Reds getting a favorable opening-week schedule.
Todd Zola ranks starting pitching for the opening weekend of baseball's new season and includes a look ahead to next week.
Todd Zola looks at some wrinkles in the 2020 schedule and thinks the regional alignment will allow Phillies like Bryce Harper to add extra value on the basepaths.
Our four rankers are back to answer more of the questions regarding how they're tackling the 60-game fantasy baseball season.
Our rankers are back for the second installment of the Roundtable for the 60-game season. How are they handling Mike Trout for the time being?
Todd Zola looks at the potential impact of MLB's new schedule and thinks a number of Atlanta hitters could benefit, including Ozzie Albies.
Todd Zola indicates what he'll be looking for in terms of news out of NL summer camps, where Dylan Carlson is one of a number of promising prospects with uncertain debut dates.
Todd Zola previews the current state of American League rosters and notes that Aaron Judge and the formidable Yankees offense should be fully healthy for Opening Day.