Fantasy Baseball Category Impact: Home Runs
Colby Conway takes a look at some players who may not have been drafted that can be added from your waiver wire that can make certain category impacts.
This week, it was home run that reigned supreme in the Twitter vote! Make sure you follow me on Twitter (@colbyrconway), as that is where you can find the weekly poll. So, make sure you cast your vote next week!
We find some guys that are likely available in your league, and while they are far from household names, they could be pivotal factors as you make your chase for the title. There’s a powerful hitter in Boston that is leaving the yard like his life depended on it, and a San Francisco outfielder not named Mike Yastrzemski whose services you should employ. Lastly, hitters in Detroit and Seattle provide some fantasy pop for the final couple weeks.
Without further ado….
Bobby Dalbec, BOS – I’d be remised if this article on power didn’t begin with the powerful Bobby Dalbec. Sure, his average exit velocity isn’t overwhelmingly off the charts, but his barrel rate is absurd. He’s homered in five straight games, and while the batting average isn’t quite what you’d expect,...