Bruce Talks Sports

January 18, 2011

New Home

Filed under: Uncategorized — bruceknutson @ 6:44 am

I have moved to a new home and have many new articles. Check it out

December 12, 2010

Miguel Cabrera 2011 Fantasy Preview

After his most complete season in the majors, Miguel Cabrera finds himself in the discussion for the top pick in fantasy drafts for 2011. Even though I don’t put him there just yet, I do think that it is now a matter of time before Cabrera passes Albert Pujols for the top spot in all of fantasy baseball. With the improvements that the Tigers have made this offseason, Cabrera is even more dangerous.

2011 projection

December 11, 2010

Red Sox Acquire A-Gone and Crawford

Filed under: Fantasy Baseball,Player Profiles — bruceknutson @ 7:02 am

The baseball world and, for my interest, the fantasy baseball world was put on notice by the Red Sox this week. It started with a trade for Adrian Gonzalez and ended with the signing of Carl Crawford. What does that do to the fantasy value of the players involved?

Find out here

December 9, 2010

Keeper Rankings-2011 Season

Filed under: Fantasy Baseball,Keeper Fantasy Baseball,Keeper Rankings,Rankings — bruceknutson @ 8:08 pm

Over the next couple of weeks, I will cover my top 200 keepers in fantasy baseball. I assess my keeper value based on what I expect from a player over the next three seasons (60% for next year, 30% for 2012 and 10% for 2013). I have also provided each players age in parenthesis. ┬áThese rankings are based on value for your standard 5×5 stats (runs, hrs, rbi, avg, sb, wins, k’s, era, whip and saves).

Top 20 Keepers
Keeper Rankings 21-50
Keeper Rankings 51-100

Albert Pujols, 1b Cardinals (31)-2011 Preview

Filed under: Fantasy Baseball,Keeper Fantasy Baseball,Player Profiles — bruceknutson @ 10:20 am

Once again, Albert Pujols leads the way in my 2011 rankings for first basemen and all keeper players. How much longer should fantasy owners expect Albert to be the king of baseball and what type of numbers should his owners expect from him in the upcoming season?

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Fantasy Baseball Rankings-2011

Filed under: Fantasy Baseball,Rankings — bruceknutson @ 8:17 am

Here are my position rankings for the 2011 Fantasy Baseball Season. These rankings are based on player values for the 2011 season only. Rankings take into account a players age, lineup, track record, team and injury potential. Rankings are also based on the standard 5×5 scoring system that most leagues use (avg, hrs, rbi, sbs, runs, wins, saves, k’s, era and whip).
Catchers
First Base
Second Base
Third Base
Shortstop
Outfield
Starting Pitchers
Closers

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