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The Fantasy Six Pack Hour: 2021 Fantasy Baseball Week 2 w/Dave Eddy

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Welcome to The Fantasy Six Pack Hour Podcast. A.J. Applegarth is here to join me as your hosts. We are here to discuss slow starts, injuries, dynasty baseball strategy and dfs strategy as we are in Week 2 of the 2021 Fantasy Baseball season.

Our guest this week is Dave Eddy. Dave is the Director of Dynasty Baseball for Fantasy Six Pack. If you don’t already make sure you follow him on Twitter @CorporalEddy.

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Slow Starts

We start off the show discussing some slow starts from guys. Figuring out if there is a real concern or if we expect them to figure it out.

  • Francisco Lindor
  • Anthony Rizzo
  • Gleyber Torres
  • Keston Hiura
  • To finish up they ask Dave when it’s time to get concerned with pitchers if they are struggling early.

Injuries

Next, we run through some of the recent injury news and discuss the impact.

  • Christian Yelich
  • Kolton Wong
  • Byron Buxton
  • Matt Olson
  • Anthony Rendon
  • Cody Bellinger
  • Ke’Bryan Hayes
  • Fernando Tatis Jr.
  • Johnny Cueto
  • James Paxton
  • Chris Archer
  • Pete Fairbanks
  • Julian Mayweather

Dynasty Baseball Strategy

We couldn’t bring on the Director of Dynasty Baseball without discussing some dynasty topics. We ask Dave about the following…

  • What are tips for first-time dynasty players?
  • In a start-up dynasty should you invest more into win-now or future?
  • In Rookie Drafts, should you pick the best player available or draft for team need?

Dave also talks about his Dynasty Baseball series that he is writing on Fantasy Six Pack about how to rebuild. He finishes with some great sites/resources to use for dynasty baseball players

DFS MLB Strategy

We finish up by asking Dave some MLB DFS questions.

  • Preferred contest type?
  • Most commonly used strategy when creating lineups?
  • Stacking technique used and why?

Check the rest of our 2021 Fantasy Baseball content from our great team of writers.

About Joe Bond

Not just another "Average Joe" when it comes to Fantasy Sports, he is the fantasy brain trust behind the FantasySixPack.net website. Joe is included in the FantasyPros Consensus Rankings for Football, Baseball and Basketball and finished well each year. This includes a top-3 in-season ranking for Football in 2020 and top-5 in 2019. You can find him on Twitter, @F6P_Joe, where he is waiting by the keyboard for your question.

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