Everyone will always tell you that the most important factors you have to take into consideration when deciding whether to join a league are the settings. The two most popular types of leagues are rotisserie and head-to-head. While both have their pros and cons, here is why head-to-head is the superior format.

Staying Alive

The biggest reason that I love head-to-head leagues is that it keeps more teams competitive for a larger part of the season. If you draft a rotisserie team and have a bad injury or two complemented with a couple of slow starts, you could be buried in the standings before Memorial Day. Fantasy baseball is supposed to be a six-month marathon, but a couple of bad breaks early on and you could be hitting the beach...