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I Was In Fifth Place For A Second [UPDATE: back in 5th!]

So, my wave of upward momentum appears to have crested. I hit a ceiling, or something similar. But that’s fine. I’ll keep trying. But wait, Update, I pulled back into fifth place!

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I’m in Sixth Place in My TGFBI League

I still think I could win this thing. Or come in second at least! Let’s look at what is driving this push. First of all, I picked up Yasmani Grandal and he’s been mashing. I bet most fantasy folks are … Continue reading

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I’m In Seventh Place in My TGFBI League

Yes, it’s been rough. Rough stuff. I have climbed up to seventh place in the vaunted TGFBI fantasy tournament, and 219th overall. (Please note that the eighth place team behind of me is ahead of me in the overall by … Continue reading

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Why Do We Give A Shit?

No seriously! Please remind me. Why does it matter whether or not I can successfully predict whether Jesus Luzardo, Jordan Romano, Stephen Strasburg, Pablo Lopez, Hector Neris, Sean Doolittle or any other athlete will have a bad day at the … Continue reading

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TGFBI Post-Draft Breakdown (Rounds 21-30)

Let’s get this over with, because I’ve really had it with this team. I’m currently sitting in 13th place and 321st overall, so let’s try to figure out what the eff went wrong. Round 21, Mark Melancon: I guessed right … Continue reading

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TGFBI Post-Draft Breakdown (Rounds 11-20)

The season is already underway, but as promised, here’s a look back at the middle rounds of my TGFBI draft! Round 11, Taylor Rogers: Nobody knows who the closer in Minnesota will actually be, but Rogers is fine and will … Continue reading

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TGFBI Post-Draft Breakdown (Rounds 1-10)

Yep, I got accepted into the real TGFBI fantasy baseball league, for industry experts, like me, yeah, um, right. I am so flipping stoked, of course, but enough about that. How did the draft go, you’re asking. Well… It went … Continue reading

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My TGFBI Season, Article 1

I just found out I got into the real TGFBI fantasy baseball league for 2021. I’m excited, but nervous. These are the pros, the best fantasy pundits in the game. I am going to try and not come in dead … Continue reading

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LIDOM is Life

I’m ready for Dominican Winter League (LIDOM) baseball to be back. Like, really ready. Experiencing it from a distance last year, sitting on my couch in Brooklyn, I was enthralled, and truly hooked. I drank Brugal rum, danced to Dominican … Continue reading

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3-Batter Rule: A Good Thing?

Here’s a theory about the three-batter rule that has come into effect this baseball season. The reason this is a good rule is not because it speeds up the total length of the game by a few minutes, it’s because … Continue reading

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