Tag: Mike Trout

This one-of-one Giannis Antetokounmpo rookie card sold for $1.8 million this week. (Image: Goldin Auctions)

Giannis One-of-One Rookie Card Tops $1 Million at Auction

Giannis “The Greek Freak” Antetokounmpo became the first player to see two of his basketball cards hit $1 million at auction. The one-of-a-kind black mosaic parallel of his 2013-14 Panini Prizm brought $1,168,500 at Goldin Auctions’ 2020 Holiday Auction on Sunday. Rarity Draws Feverish Bidding Goldin Auctions noted the card […]

LA Angels star Mike Trout seeks a fourth MVP crown. (Image: Sue Ogrocki/AP)

Mike Trout Favorite to Ship Back-to-Back AL MVP Awards

Who’s your American League MVP pick? The eight-time All-Star and best player from the last decade, or the sleeping giant in pinstripes? According to a recent update by DraftKings, oddsmakers peg Mike Trout (Los Angeles Angels) at 2/1 odds and Aaron Judge (New York Yankees) at 8/1 odds to win […]

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout is trying for his third All Star MVP award. (Image: AP)

2020 Major League Baseball Will Throw Curveballs at DFS Players

This isn’t your father’s Major League Baseball Season. Or even yours – from 2019. The 2020 season will throw some curveballs (pun firmly intended) at standard DFS strategy as both MLB players and daily fantasy sports participants try to get a grasp on the shortened 60-game season. Let’s look at […]

Anaheim Angels outfielder prospect Jo Adell is the type of player who can get long looks in spring training, an important factor when drafting DFS spring training lineups. (Image: Yahoo Sports)

Don’t Fall for These Traps in DFS Spring Training Contests

Spring training for Major League Baseball is in full swing and less than a month remains before the start of the regular season. As with any sport’s preseason, certain factors must be taken into consideration when playing DFS spring training contests that won’t necessarily apply to such contests in a […]

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout is trying for his third All Star MVP award. (Image: AP)

Want to Win at DFS Baseball? Focus on These Three Stats

Outs and hits are not created equally in DFS – far from it, in fact, with some stats being worth so much more than others. As you hone in on which players to select for your baseball lineups, let’s look at some stats that are particularly valuable in scoring. Strikeouts […]