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Every weekday morning, Al Melchior, Derek VanRiper and Michael Beller discuss everything you need to know in fantasy baseball, in about 15 minutes. New episodes are available by 6 a.m ET.

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Every weekday morning, Al Melchior, Derek VanRiper and Michael Beller discuss everything you need to know in fantasy baseball, in about 15 minutes. New episodes are available by 6 a.m ET.

    Marlins Fantasy Movement, Tiers Tuesday & Investigating BABIP

    Marlins Fantasy Movement, Tiers Tuesday & Investigating BABIP

    Al and DVR explore the domino effect of Jonathan Villar starting in CF for the Marlins: Is this bad news for Lewis Brinson, does Jon Berti hold 12-team value and will Garrett Cooper experience a big boost? The Fantasy Phenoms discuss the importance of tiers and investigating BABIP.

    • 16 min
    Swath of Spring Training Injuries, San Fran Silent on Closer & PECOTA Standings Projections

    Swath of Spring Training Injuries, San Fran Silent on Closer & PECOTA Standings Projections

    Al and DVR unpack the impact of the litany of injuries at the start of Spring Training, including Mike Clevinger and Brad Peacock. The duo respond to San Francisco's relative silence about their go-to closer. Also, the guys react to 2020 PECOTA Standings Projections.

    • 17 min
    Suárez BEEF, Kelly's Contributions & Boston's Outfield

    Suárez BEEF, Kelly's Contributions & Boston's Outfield

    Al and DVR cinch up their boxing gloves and step into the Eugenio Suárez ring to settle their beef over his ADP. With Mike Leake sidelined because of a wrist injury, Merrill Kelly may have more opportunities. The guys examine Boston's Betts-less outfield, and discuss their level of reliance on Statcast.

    • 16 min
    Anointed Closers, Cole Hamels' Shoulder, and Interesting One-Year Deals

    Anointed Closers, Cole Hamels' Shoulder, and Interesting One-Year Deals

    In announcements that were met with little surprise, Brandon Workman and Keone Kela were named the closers in Boston and Pittsburgh, respectively. Meanwhile, Cole Hamels suffered a left shoulder injury, and a number of intriguing one-year deals on fantasy baseball's fringes popped up on Wednesday. Michael Beller and Al Melchior break it all down on this episode of Fantasy Baseball in 15.

    • 16 min
    Ohtani Overview, Kipnis to Cubbies & Lopsided Splits

    Ohtani Overview, Kipnis to Cubbies & Lopsided Splits

    Al and DVR react to the Angels announcing Shohei Ohtani's mid-May return to pitching. Will he pitch enough innings to be a top 40 SP? Will Jason Kipnis' minor league deal with Chicago effect Nico Hoerner? Plus, who figures to assume Oakland's second base vacancy? The duo sheds light on how to manage players with lopsided L/R splits.

    • 17 min
    Joc Pederson Landing Spots, and Players to Watch in Spring Training

    Joc Pederson Landing Spots, and Players to Watch in Spring Training

    Mookie Betts is finally on the move to Los Angeles, and Joc Pederson remains a Dodger—for the time being. Michael Beller and Al Melchior highlight teams that should be in the market for the slugging outfielder. Plus, players to watch in spring training, and a difference of opinion on D.J. LeMahieu.

    • 18 min

Customer Reviews

Freehole23 ,

15 MINUTES!!!!

Theres great content out there these days. But sometimes seeing the 2hour 13 mins is very overwhelming! Who has that time, especially without notes on the pod! This is great guys! More quick hitters like this!!

Avid Fantasy Player ,

Perfect for commute!

A quick 15 minute show that will give all the details you need five days a week. Will be a great place to gather all the news during the morning commute. Al is always worth a listen.

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