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Finding fantasy baseball bargains the old-fashioned way

It’s an annual rite of spring. Fantasy baseball general managers begin combing prospect lists and studying last season’s statistics to identify possible breakout performers.

In the search for the next big thing, one group of players often gets overlooked: veterans with established skills who have temporarily fallen upon hard times because of bad luck, injuries or simple unmet expectations. 988 more words

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Fantasy baseball: Why Eric Young Jr. is a deep sleeper

Most baseball fans likely would agree that the Atlanta Braves are in for a pretty rough 2015 season.

They traded away three of their best players in the offseason — Justin Upton to the San Diego Padres, Jason Heyward to the St. 463 more words

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PG Talk: Eric Young Jr.

MLB Outfielder for the Atlanta Braves

Profile: Eric Young Jr. | Age: 29 | Hometown: New Brunswick, NJ

Twitter: @EYjr | Instagram: @itsEYjr

College: Chandler-Gilbert Community College | MLB: … 520 more words

Athletes

Ex-Mets update

Former Mets OF Eric Young Jr. will get a chance to compete for a job on the Atlanta Braves this spring. He will be battling Trenton Thunder alumni… 306 more words

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Braves sign Mets castoff Eric Young Jr.

Eric Young Jr., who was non-tendered by the Mets in December, has agreed to a minor-league deal with the Braves that includes an invitation to spring training. 69 more words

Mets cut Eric Young, tender contracts to six more

By Steven Inman

With the non-tender deadline Tuesday night, the Mets made decisions on their seven arbitration eligible players. The team elected to keep all except… 210 more words

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Mets Cut Ties With Speedy Outfielder Eric Young Jr.

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Speedy outfielder Eric Young Jr. is becoming a free agent after the New York Mets declined to offer him a contract for next season. 309 more words

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