Episode 005 of The Fantasy Coach Podcast

Fantasy Baseball Edition for the week of June 2nd to June 9th

Featuring Josh Collacchi (@JoshCollacchi) of ProjectRoto.com among others


Fantasy Baseball Podcast Guest

A candid shot of my guest Josh Collacchi of ProjectRoto.com, XNSports.com, PFF-Fantasy, and eDraft.com

About My Guest:

Josh writes about fantasy sports for Pro Football Focus Fantasy, XNSports.com, eDraft.com, ProjectRoto.com, and has been featured in the Boston Herald and Chicago Tribune.  He covered the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama last year, and have covered the last two NFL drafts.

He also created FantasyVA, which is a metric on eDraft focusing on fantasy baseball values, and is currently working on another metric for pitchers, details on that coming soon.
You can find his work:
PFF Fantasy: https://www.profootballfocus.com/blog/author/jcollacchipff/ (DFS NFL, Fantasy Football)
XNSports: http://www.xnsports.com/author/joshcollacchi/ (NBA DFS, Fantasy Baseball, Fantasy Football)
eDraft: http://edraft.com/our-journalists/archive/josh-collacchi (Fantasy Baseball, Fantasy Football, NFL draft)
ProjectRoto: http://projectroto.com/author/josh-collacchi/ (Fantasy Baseball, Fantasy Football, DFS)

Episode Summary:  Josh and I go over all the big news in Fantasy Baseball as well look for ways to help your teams win this coming week.  We cover everything from the call-up of Oscar Taveras and the excellent outings from Marcus Stroman and Rubby De La Rosa to the injuries to Will Myers and A.J. Pollock.

  • Intro
  • We get to know about Josh and find out how he is able to write for so many sites across so many sports.
  • Important News of the week-Injuries-Call-ups-Hot Streaks
  • Hits and Misses from last week’s episode with Jonathan from ToTeamFantasy.com
  • 2-Start Streamers
  • Sell High Candidates
  • Buy Low Candidates
  • Waiver Wire adds for this week

You can Download this episode as well as the previous three on Itunes and Stitcher Radio.

I would like to thank my guest Josh Collacchi for taking time from his busy schedule, on short notice, to come on the podcast and would also like to thank C-Quel for providing the intro music as well as the outro beat.  You can Find all of C-Quel’s current music available here.