Being a Northwestern sports fan, year 1: The Official Review

In the beginning, there was a few boring hours in central New Jersey. My introduction to the turbulent, cruel and occasionally uplifting world of Northwestern sports fandom came on my iPhone screen. I was at a Korean-American church get-together in central New Jersey (it’s a thing, just go with it) and I was bored. I […]

Ervin Santana, Pomeranz, Chase Anderson: April 24 Fantasy Notes

Well, we have a little more data now, so let’s see what value can be gained. Ervin Santana – 21.7% owned on ESPN Unfortunately, Santana will miss his next start due to back stiffness, but he’s looked quite competent in his first four starts of the season. He’s pitched 20 innings with a 8.10 K/9, […]

FTP Fantasy Baseball General Column – April 7

Fantasy baseball is probably my favorite part of the “fantasy sports” metagame that America has become enraptured with. It’s the original and the best, in my opinion. You may disagree with me, and that’s okay, but anyway here’s the start of a new column on fantasy baseball advice and notes that I hope to get […]

My Eight Bold Fantasy Baseball Predictions: 2016 Edition

As of today, baseball has officially arrived. While I am obviously excited to watch the Mets on Sunday night and for the rest of the year, I am also excited to see how my various fantasy baseball teams play. Anyway, this is all a relatively pointless introduction for my 8 Bold Fantasy Predictions for the […]