The final week of the fantasy baseball season is upon us. If you’re reading this, chances are you’ve got a lot to gain (or lose) in the next seven days.
It’s important to note that all Yahoo leagues use ERA as it’s first tiebreaker. If you finish the week tied five-to-five, the championship goes to the team with the lowest ERA; there’s no split title.
With that in mind, here are a few favorable spot-start matchups this week. Scoop these guys up for a final spot-start and you’ll likely be rewarded with a low ERA and maybe even a win…
In last week’s Fantasy Focus, I suggested three players to add in your quest for a championship game berth.
If you’ve reached the finals, you’re just one win away from every manager’s dream: a fantasy baseball title.
It’s important to note, however, that in a one (or two) week matchup, anything can happen. You can no longer afford to start players based on their names or draft value; riding the hot hand is now the key to your success.
With that thought in mind, here are four pitchers whose favorable matchups make them prime spot-start candidates for week 25…
For most fantasy baseball leagues, today marks the beginning of the semifinal playoff round.
If you’ve made it this far, it’s important to know that this is the most critical time of the year. Everything that’s happened up until this point is irrelevant; because in a one-week matchup, anything can happen.
Forget about the fact that you nabbed Ben Zobrist off of waivers in May, or that you successfully avoided Josh Hamilton’s injury-plagued season.
The shocking truth is that Casey McGehee is currently more valuable than David Wright, so listen up…