Last Wednesday I participated in a league conducted on the SiriusXM Fantasy Channel (Sirius 210, XM 87) in which the participants were all hosts from the channel. The league is a 12-team mixer and was a snake draft with weekly transactions (a point of controversy heading into the draft vs. daily transactions).
Here's my team and some brief commentary:
1.10. Giancarlo Stanton I was hoping Albert Pujols would fall to me (Peter Schoenke took him at 1.9) but I was fine with Stanton. Huge power upside and I had no problem taking him late first round.
2.3. Jose Bautista This took care of my power and the only other players I considered here were Bryce Harper or one of the three top SPs. Knowing that typically starting pitching isn?t addressed early in these expert drafts, I figured I could nab one of those three starting pitchers in round three.
3.10. Justin Verlander My plan was to try and get two of the top three starting pitchers in rounds three and four but Peter took Cla...