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[7 Jun 2012 | Comments Off on Carlos Beltran: Is He Undergoing a Career Renaissance at Age 35? | 101 views]
Carlos Beltran: Is He Undergoing a Career Renaissance at Age 35?

Carlos Beltran signed with the 2011 World Champion St. Louis Cardinals this year, in part to replace power numbers on the team that Albert Pujols once provided. Tough shoes to fill, right? Absolutely, yet Beltran has managed to do it so far. While Pujols has struggled for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, his new team, Beltran has excelled in St. Louis so far, leading the league in homers as of press time and providing great numbers in batting average, RBIs and even the stolen base category.

Staying off the disabled …

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[18 Apr 2010 | Comments Off on Fantasy Makes It More Fun…Especially for Golf! | 28 views]
Fantasy Makes It More Fun…Especially for Golf!

Crawling out of bed to go to work is hard enough. Crawling out of bed even earlier, and on a weekend, seems like blasphemy, even if I smell bacon. There better be eggs and a hot woman in an apron – only an apron.
Believe it or not, however, there is one Sunday every year when I get up with the sun. How could this anomaly happen? Three words: The British Open.
I live in Arizona, which means the Open Championship comes on TV at 6 a.m. I could DVR it, but …

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[18 Aug 2009 | One Comment | 198 views]
Fantasy Football Draft Tip – Don’t Forget to Check Scoring Settings

As most of us prepare for the upcoming NFL season and the fantasy football drafts that precede it, I wanted to remind everyone just how important it is to verify your individual league’s fantasy scoring settings.  While the basic fantasy draft process will remain the same regardless of how the players/teams score points, the amount of points awarded for specific achievements can greatly affect the outcome of your fantasy football matchups.
Here are some irregular fantasy scoring settings that you might need to strategize for prior to drafting your fantasy team:

Individual …

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[30 Aug 2008 | Comments Off on Jock Jerseys’ Fantasy Football Team | 18 views]

Today was my fantasy football draft, which I had been looking forward to for several weeks.  Unfortunately, I overslept and joined the draft about 5 rounds too late.  With the #4 overall pick and draft position, I was in a pretty good spot to develop a strong fantasy squad for this year.
I’m still pretty confident that I can compete pretty well, but the auto-draft picked a few guys I’m not too excited about.
Here are the fantasy picks that Yahoo picked for me:

Stephen Jackson
Andre Johnson
Brandon Jacobs
Wes Welker
Marvin Harrison
Drew Brees

After a few …