MA born NJ raised.
Red Sox fan/fantasy baseball nerd.
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With less than 24 hours to go to the MLB Draft, I reached out to Matt Garrioch of Minor League Ball in order to get a clearer idea of the impact players. Here's his take on some of the top talent with some other notes.
In this week's edition of Six The Hard Way, Chris Buckley takes a look at the hot performances of Edwin Encarnacion, Carlos Gonzalez, and Bryan Lahair. As well as the struggles of Albert Pujols, Adrian Gonzalez, and Jose Reyes.
In this week's edition of Six the Hard Way, Chris Buckley takes a look at some recent hot stretches, identifying Mike Aviles & Jake Peavy as possible sell high candidates.
Six The Hard Way: Samardzija, Freese & Jackson impress while Beckett, Lincecum, and Youkilis struggle.
Chris Buckley from FakeTeams starts his new strategy series with the introductory piece on how to handle preseason keepers.
A few days ago, MiLB.com ran a piece on Chad Bettis and his "bag of tricks". As a Bettis owner in a dynasty league I am somewhat familar with his repetoire and while his long-term projection varies...
Chris Buckley from FakeTeams continues his in depth analysis of his performance during a 50 round dynasty league draft. In rounds 31-40 he implements the strategy of alternating between prospects and veteran reserve players.
Chris Buckley of FakeTeams continues with his 50 round dynasty league draft. Rounds 20-30 were about blending bench depth with high ceiling prospects, a task that can be labeled anything but easy.
I'm a big fan of Bundy, the only issue I have regarding him is that his draft demands were too mild. I would've preferred that he request something astronomical, so that he could have slid to the...
Expanding on the proposed trade that was put forth by Halos Heaven, FakeTeams asks readers, who would they rather have in dynasty league's going forward, Bryce Harper or Mike Trout?
Is there such a thing has having too many keepers? I never thought so, at least not till now, but you'll see I have quite the keeper dilemma in my upcoming head to head league. Who would you choose?
Chris Buckley continues his 50 Round Dynasty Draft series with rounds 11-20. Drafting in a 16 team league is not a simple task in itself, Chris details his experience, step by step, drafting in a 50 round satellite draft for a dynasty league.
In the first segment of his Prospect Comparison series, Chris Buckley takes a look at two of the most heralded pitching prospects, to come out of the high school ranks in recent years. With scouting details provided by John Sickels of Minor League Ball, Chris compares and contrasts Jameson Taillon of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Dylan Bundy of the Baltimore Orioles.
Chris Buckley from FakeTeams breaks down his currently in progress 50 round dynasty league draft. Here is rounds 1-10 with commentary.
Fake Teams looks at the miscalculated strategy of drafting Joey Votto 10th in fantasy baseball drafts.