Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/15/14
Projected lineup CF - Michael Bourn LF - Martin Prado 3B - Chipper Jones C - Brian McCann 2B - Dan Uggla RF - Jason Heyward 1B - Freddie Freeman SS - Tyler Pastornicky/Andrelton Simmons SP - Jair Jurrjens SP - Tommy Hanson SP - Brandon Beachy SP - Mike Minor SP - Randall Delgado/Julio Teheran CL - Craig Kimbrel Five things to think about: - Heyward is being drafted as a low-end OF3 in mixed leagues. He encountered a sophomore slump last year, but he's only 22 and still a potential superstar. Heyward offers TONS of upside in 2012. - Bourn has crazy speed, averaging 58 steals over the last three seasons. But with a current ADP in the 50s, he's being overrated. Get your speed elsewhere. - Jones will turn 40 in April, and has averaged 121 games over his last seven seasons. In mixed leagues, don't bother. - Want to gamble? Hanson is reportedly healthy after starting just 22 games in 2011 due to shoulder issues. He didn't have surgery, but he has alter...
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