Fantasy Freak Show Podcast: AL East Preview

Can Gary Sanchez avoid a sophomore slump?
Can Gary Sanchez avoid a sophomore slump?

February is zipping along at a rapid rate. Soon, snow will be melting, temps will be rising, and our full fantasy attention will be on the diamond.

Brandon Funston and Scott Pianowski are mindful of this, with Yahoo Fantasy Baseball already open for business. With that in mind, it’s time to get you up to speed on the early market trends. In today’s podcast episode, we audit the AL East.

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Is Gary Sanchez certified gold or fool’s gold after last year’s explosive breakout? What aging New York outfielder looks primed for a value season? Can Xander Bogaerts hang with the elite shortstops in the AL? Is Craig Kimbrel on the downside of his career? Are Aaron Sanchez and Marcus Stroman worth their pretty ADPs? What values can we find in Baltimore and Tampa Bay?

Give us 30 minutes, we’ll give you a playbook you can use.