Archive for January,2018

BABS Baseball 2018 (BABL)

Okay, let's get started. The goal is to create a league format that:

Captures the skill and risk categories of BABS Offers the best end-of-season report card on how well we did at assessing and projecting performance.

Here are the basics:

4x4 Rotisserie draft & hold Standard snake draft 10...

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The true test of BABS

Success in any one season of playing fantasy baseball is a combination of two things: skill in drafting a roster plus skill in managing that roster during the season. At its core, this process might be described as the combination of: a) comprehensive off-season research and analysis, plus b) reactionary,...

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A New Year for BABS

As each year passes, BABS gets more and more fully formed. Last year, we got a quick peek at what she looks like. This year, the shy one will show herself a little bit more.

In 2018, the BABS database reports are now automated and customizable from the get-go, and...

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Five Named to Rotisserie Hall of Fame

While the baseball universe waits for the always-controversial Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA) Hall of Fame announcement, the fantasy industry has named its 2018 picks for the Rotisserie Hall of Fame: Carlos Beltran, Cliff Lee, Joe Nathan, Alex Rodriguez and Johan...

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Minor League BABS

What is the difference between Austin Slater and Boog Powell? Looking only at their 2017 major league stats, one might conclude, "pretty much nothing." PLAYER               AB     HR     SB     AVG Austin Slater       117     3       0    .282 Boog Powell         117     3       0    .282 BABS viewed their 2017 performances likewise, awarding them identical ratings of…...

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