Whether you’re a first-time player or returning for another year of fun and competition of fantasy baseball, we’re here to help everyone get ready to draft.
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Before making your picks, we’ve rounded up all our advice in one place to make it easier to prep for your draft and come out on top. When you feel like you’re ready to put your knowledge to use, we have three great options for you:
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With the season delayed amid the coronavirus pandemic, we put together the latest information and updates here for fantasy leagues.
Note: This page will be updated as we continue to preview the upcoming season.
2020 Fantasy Baseball Rankings
Overall top 300
Position-by-Position: [ C | 1B | 2B | SS | 3B | OF | SP | RP ]
Positional Previews: [ C | 1B | 2B | SS | 3B | OF | SP | RP ]
Player values by position: Corner Infielders | Catchers | Middle Infielders
Ranking the closers: Bullpen tiers for fantasy draft season
American League Previews: AL West | AL Central | AL East
National League Previews: NL West | NL Central | NL East
The safest first-round draft picks you can make
ADP Analysis: Five undervalued hitters | Five underrated pitchers
The Case for the No. 1 Pick: Mike Trout | Ronald Acuna Jr. | Christian Yelich
Fantasy Power Rankings
No. 30 - Giants | No. 29 - Mariners | No. 28 - Orioles | No. 27 - Tigers | No. 26 - Pirates | No . 25 - Marlins
Who will benefit from a shortened 2020 season?
The players Scott Pianowski is fading this draft season
Sleepers: One hitter at each position | Arms to target | Post-hype sleepers
Boom-Or-Busts: Top risk-reward draft picks
Overvalued players: Alonso, Altuve lead hitters | Strasburg tops pitchers
Khris Davis headlines comeback players of 2020
Prospect Watch: 10 rookies to know
Key players who could gain multi-position eligibility
Seeking stolen bases: Grab some bags at a low cost
2020 Park Factors for every team: Are Astros in trouble?
Shopping at the fantasy baseball draft bargain bin
The players one writer is too terrified to draft
A look at an industry expert fantasy baseball draft
Tout Wars Auction Recap: Stars, scrubs, and a couple of Cubs
No stars, just talent: One expert’s auction review
Recapping the Yahoo Friends & Family Draft: Trout goes first
Fantasy impact of MLB offseason’s biggest moves
The top position battles to monitor
One expert builds the greatest fantasy team of the last 40 years
Who should be the first pitcher off the board?
Yordan Alvarez vs. J.D. Martinez
Trea Turner vs. Trevor Story
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. vs. Kris Bryant
Expert Video Analysis
Good players to target from bad teams
Bo Bichette leads breakout candidates
Could Shohei Ohtani win MVP in 2020?
Luis Robert headlines rookies to watch in 2020
Rebound candidates: Who is set to bounce back?
Should you trust Astros hitters after the big scandal?
Roundtable: Three experts pick their top draft fade
Andy, Scott, and Dalton pick their top value players
How should you address stolen bases this season?
Mookie Betts and hitters in new places
Gerrit Cole and pitchers in new places
Closers deep dive: Hader in class of his own
Dynasty Discussion: Home run and value picks
First Round Pick-By-Pick Advice
First Pick | Second Pick | Third Pick | Fourth Pick | Fifth Pick | Sixth Pick
Seventh Pick | Eighth Pick | Ninth Pick | 10th Pick | 11th Pick | 12th Pick
Yahoo Fantasy Baseball Podcast
Should you draft Astros this season? | Jacob deGrom vs. Gerrit Cole | MLB futures bets | Players who will benefit from shortened season | Breaking down Auction Drafts | Short-season fantasy strategy