Episode 015: The Fantasy Coach Podcast

Fantasy Baseball Edition: For the week of July 28th to August 3rd

Featuring Dan Strafford (@DanStrafford) of The Fantasy Black Book

Dan Strafford

About My Guest:  Dan Strafford is the Co-Host of The Fantasy Black Book show on Sirius XM Fantasy and is also the co-author of The Fantasy Football Black Book 2014 Edition.  Before co-hosting with Joe Pisapia on Saturday nights, Dan was co-hosting the Going 9 show on Sirius XM Fantasy with Mark Healey.  Dan also co-hosts a podcast for FantasyInsiders.com and is becoming one of the great voices in the fantasy industry.

Episode Summary: Dan and I discuss some of the recent trades in major league baseball and how they may affect the fantasy baseball landscape moving forward.  We get to know Dan a bit better and find out how covering a losing Rutgers team in the early 2000’s helped him prepare for the ups and downs of fantasy sports.





Episode Breakdown:

  • Intro
  • We get to know Dan Strafford and find out about all the things he’s currently doing in the fantasy sports industry.
  • News and Notes: Dan Uggla, Darwin Barney, Jake Peavy, Troy Tulowitzki, Allen Webster, Chase Headley, Carlos Santana, Matt Kemp, James Paxton
  • 2 Start Starting Pitchers-Streamers we like
  • Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pick Ups
  • The Coach’s Office: Five Listener’s Questions are answered.
  • Outro


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

Thank Yous For Episode 015:  I want to thank my buddy, Dan Strafford, for coming on the podcast and sharing his fantasy baseball knowledge with me, and especially with my audience.  I 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.