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Lindy's Top 50 Countdown: No. 43 SS Jonathan Villar

Lindy's Top 50 Countdown: No. 43 SS Jonathan Villar

Lindyssports.com Staff

March 15 Employed as a little-used utility player for three seasons in Houston, Villar took hold of the starting job in Milwaukee and ran with it. Maybe the game’s biggest surprise of 2016 FULL STORY

Lindy's Top 50 Countdown: No. 44 Hanley Ramirez

Lindy's Top 50 Countdown: No. 44 Hanley Ramirez

Lindyssports.com Staff

March 13 Ramirez lives in the high-rent neighborhood, batting in the five-hole for an offensive juggernaut in a hitter-friendly home yard. He can still play, clearly. FULL STORY

Lindy's Top 50 Countdown: No. 45 Wil Myers

Lindy's Top 50 Countdown: No. 45 Wil Myers

Lindyssports.com Staff

March 13 Myers kept elite company last year and gave his owners a sensational return on investment, but we’ll need to see it one more time before going all-in. FULL STORY

Top 50 Fantasy Countdown: No. 46 Ian Kinsler

Top 50 Fantasy Countdown: No. 46 Ian Kinsler

Lindyssports.com Staff

March 07 Kinsler struck out more often than ever in 2016, but the tradeoff was worth it. His .831 OPS was his best in six seasons, and his slugging percentage spiked 56 points. FULL STORY

Top 50 Fantasy Countdown: No. 47 Carlos Gonzalez

Top 50 Fantasy Countdown: No. 47 Carlos Gonzalez

Lindyssports.com Staff

March 06 Just when it seemed like “CarGo” would be injury-prone for his entire career, he made it through two essentially full seasons in 2015 and 2016. He went for more power in 2015, FULL STORY

Top 50 Fantasy Countdown: No. 49 Carlos Carrasco

Top 50 Fantasy Countdown: No. 49 Carlos Carrasco

Lindyssports.com Staff

February 28 A pair of injuries marred an otherwise strong season for Carrasco. He suffered a hamstring injury while covering first base and missed five weeks, and then a broken FULL STORY

Top 50 Fantasy Countdown: No. 50 Anthony Rendon

Top 50 Fantasy Countdown: No. 50 Anthony Rendon

Lindyssports.com Staff

February 27 It took Rendon a while to shed the rust from an injury plagued 2015 as he managed just one RBI in April. But after being shifted from the two hole to the five spot in May, FULL STORY

Franco, Nola, Norris headline 12 fantasy sleepers

Franco, Nola, Norris headline 12 fantasy sleepers

Matt Lowe

March 22 The Tigers are going to score runs in bunches so Norris won’t have to be perfect every time he pitches, but he’s a competitor who could hit FULL STORY

2016 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers

2016 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers

Max Haldeman

March 01 The argument can be made that the most important part of fantasy sports in general is who can find the players late in the draft that turn out to play way above the level in where they were drafted. FULL STORY

Texas attorney general: daily fantasy 'prohibited gambling'

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Sports Xchange

January 19 Texas took a stand against the daily fantasy sports industry on Tuesday when the attorney general said the state's courts would likely rule sites such as DraftKings and FanDuel illegal. FULL STORY