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Hot Stove: The Orlando Hudson Signing (Friday February 5th, 2010 - by Brian Henricksen)Returning to the American League after a four-year hiatus in the National League West, Orlando Hudson has signed a one-year $5 million dollar deal with the Minnesota Twins.
Draft Strategy: Mixed League - Second Base (Wednesday February 3rd, 2010 - by Todd Neckers)This season, the second base position is deeper than it has been in years. The position provides a nice mix of top talent (Chase Utley, Dustin Pedroia, and Ian Kinsler), some solid "Won't hurt you" type veterans
Hot Stove: The Orlando Cabrera Signing (Monday February 1st, 2010 - by Dan Port)The Cincinnati Reds added a seasoned veteran to their middle infield this week by signing shortstop Orlando Cabrera to a one-year $4 million deal, with a $3 million mutual option for 2011 and a $1 million buyout option.
Hot Stove: The Ben Sheets Signing (Wednesday January 27th, 2010 - by Dan Port)Despite not throwing a single pitch last season, pitcher Ben Sheets got quite a payday this week, inking a one-year $10 million contract with the Oakland Athletics, with some performance incentives as well.
Draft Strategy: Mixed League - First Base (Wednesday January 27th, 2010 - by Todd Neckers)First base is a real glamour position in fantasy baseball coming into the 2010 season. The best at the position form a veritable who’s who of MLB all-star sluggers
Hot Stove: The Jon Garland Signing (Wednesday January 27th, 2010 - by Reggie Yinger)Staying in Southern California was important to RHP Jon Garland and ultimately helped with his decision to sign with the San Diego Padres.
Hot Stove: The Miguel Tejada Signing (Tuesday January 26th, 2010 - by Brian Henricksen)This week, six-time All Star shortstop Miguel Tejada and the Baltimore Orioles agreed on a one-year $6 million contract, pending a physical. However, heading toward this reunion, Tejada will play third base instead of his familiar shortstop position.
Hot Stove: The Rick Ankiel Signing (Monday January 25th, 2010 - by Dan Port)Free agent outfielder Rick Ankiel found a new home last week, signing a one-year $3.25 million deal with the Kansas City Royals.
Draft Strategy: Mixed League - Catcher (Sunday January 24th, 2010 - by Todd Neckers)Drafting a fantasy baseball team is all about maximizing “value.” In fantasy baseball, a player’s value is determined by the stats he puts up relative to other baseball players.
2010 National League Keeper List (Saturday January 23rd, 2010 - by Brian Henricksen)Most owners are getting ready to hand in their full keeper list for 2010, I figured I would go over my keeper list by each league. Besides the obvious “big player” names to keep every season, owners must decide on players acquired via late-round draft picks or the waiver-wire.