Fantasy Baseball Championships

Greetings.   Sadly, I did not make it to NY for the Draftkings Fantasy Baseball Champs.   Call it a TKO... after 8 hours at the airport on Thursday, two flight cancellations (one after boarding), and no available flights on Friday.   This is a two part blog.   Part...

Projection Rankings Week 2

Thanks for keeping up with the Advanced Sports Analytics Tout Ranking system. Today we are releasing our Week 2 rankings. We are sticking with the same Touts this week, but probably expanding our selection in the future. To reiterate, we are tracking numberfire.com,...

The Cost of Expected Fantasy Production for Week 2

In this blog, we’ll look at a small slice of Week 2 action to look at a new ratio that I’ll call FP/CPP.  This is the ratio of a team’s Expected Fantasy Point Production to the Cost of that team’s Primary Producers. For example, in the most interesting game with...

Tout Rankings and Week 1 Recap

In a previous blog post, we discussed the relationship between Vegas over/under lines and actual points scored.  We concluded that games are far more likely to be explosive, with high levels of scoring, when there is a high over/under line.  Week 1 was a perfect...

Fantasy Monsters

In a previous post, we discussed how Vegas over/under betting lines are related to actual and fantasy scores. In this post, we will be analyzing the teams that scored the most points, and how it relates to fantasy scores. Team Average Points per Game Average Fantasy...