CCO Fantasy Baseball: Week Six – ACES Wild

You want to start a debate, call a pitcher an ACE. That will start one quick, as everyone has different ideas of what an ACE really is in MLB. Some say every team has an ACE, but my view is the pitcher is the pitcher and the rotation spot is just that, where they are […]


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CCO Fantasy Baseball: Week Five – More Buying Low and Selling High

We have heard this theory for a long time. It is very hard to do both sides of this (not everyone is as good as Theo). Last week we looked at Sell High, this week let’s look at some fantasy options of players to Buy Low on right now. Let’s look at some pitchers first […]


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CCO Fantasy Baseball: Week Four – Buy Low Sell High

We have heard this theory for a long time. It is very hard to do both sides of this (not everyone is as good as Theo). Let’s look at some fantasy options of players to Sell High on right now. Nelson Cruz is obviously the No. 1 target here. He is having a monster start […]


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CCO Fantasy Baseball: Week Three – The Disabled List

Whether we are watching the game and see the team’s trainer walk out, or following on Twitter to see that your fantasy player was just injured, we all hate to see them. Injuries! Major League teams have to deal with them and so do fantasy owners. But they make us all question our previous decisions, […]


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CCO Fantasy Baseball: Week Two All About Closers

You can’t tell the closers without a scorecard! I have talked about closers like they are second class citizens, even called out for it. But there is a reason I don’t believe in using high draft picks on closers and it is a simple reason. Every year teams change closers. Not one team, but many […]


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CCO Fantasy Baseball: Week One

The first week of baseball and fantasy baseball is in the books and now is the time for over reacting to not just small sample sizes, but ultra-small sample sizes. After one week, people start dropping good players who had bad starts.  Choose to be the team that grabs these now value pick-ups instead of […]


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CCO Fantasy Baseball: Opening Week

The season has started and you are looking at your lineup saying I have a few holes. Don’t worry, everybody has a few holes on their roster and in deeper leagues there is more than a few on every team. The free agent pool is where you will find most of your players (trades are […]


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CCO Fantasy Baseball: Sleepers, Break-outs, and Do Not Draft

In fantasy baseball it is all about getting value out of your picks and trying to gain excess value and avoid picks that don’t meet the expectations of that pick. We try to read over all the info that is out there to see who these players are that will gain us an advantage. But […]


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CCO Fantasy Baseball: Auction Draft Strategies

Most drafts you have a draft slot and use a snake system that has the last pick being the first pick every other round in an effort to make each slot fair. Everyone has their opinion on which picks are the best and worst but it is the most popular drafting system. An auction draft […]


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CCO Fantasy Baseball: Draft Strategy – Tiers

Fantasy tiers are another draft strategy that everyone uses in some form or another whether they know it or not. Grouping like players together to form tiers is a great way to plan for the draft, so let’s look at the tiers. I am going to use the CCO fantasy league to form the sample […]


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