Alex Wood

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Staying Loyal To Slumping Players Can Bury Your Fantasy Baseball Team

Staying loyal to slumping players may pan out better for real-life MLB managers than for fantasy owners, so think long and hard about keeping your favorite player in the lineup while he’s going through an 0-for-28 slump at the plate. Those at-bats can really hurt your team down the stretch.

08/12/2015

Jake Arrieta. (Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Preview: Braves-Cubs

Alex Wood opposes Jake Arrieta this afternoon at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2014

Brad Miller trots the bases after a home run (Photo Credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 14 Starts And Sits

It’s hard to preach patience with an unproven Fantasy asset. That was the case with Brad Miller after his early struggles. Miller had a nice rookie year, which led to many buying into the hype for his second season. When things didn’t pan out, most owners cut bait, deciding to ride the hot hand.

06/27/2014