December 11, 2013
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About Eriq GardnerEriq Gardner is a New York-based writer who has written for many popular publications, including Slate, The Hollywood Reporter, and New York Magazine. He is founder of Fantasy Ball Junkie, a website for advanced fantasy baseball enthusiasts who want to get an edge on competition by focusing on strategy, player evaluation, transactional analysis, bargaining theory, and all the skills integral to having a successful season.
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A team full of players who could see their ownership rates increase as the summer goes on.
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Five players whose value could be affected by what happens between now and the trade deadline.
The latest visit to the Roster Doctor.
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A new version of the Roster Doctor.
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When it's time to to jettison your underperforming players.
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A new edition of the Roster Doctor.
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A discussion on why we shouldn't worry too much about April numbers.
These 20 players may not be worth a lot now, but owners should hang onto them for later.
Dealing with toxic assets on your fantasy team can be a difficult proposition.
Having a computer pick your team for you isn't the end of the world.
Finding players who are balanced isn't sexy, but it can help you win a fantasy championship.
Some tips for dealing with Alex Rodriguez no matter what situation you find yourself in.
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