2014 Fantasy Baseball Predictions

By Adam McGill
Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

The fantasy baseball season is only a couple months away from officially kicking off and all those long nights of obsessing over rosters is about to pay off. As usual, there are plenty of sleepers and busts to keep an eye on in this year’s draft. So as you build your draft strategy and make cheat sheets, here are my predictions for the 2014 fantasy baseball season.

Fantasy Award



3B Miguel Cabrera

Cy Young

SP Clayton Kershaw

Best Sleeper – Stick

1B Adrian Gonzalez

Best Sleeper – Pitcher

SP Danny Salazar

Deep Sleeper – Stick

2B Jedd Gyorko

Deep Sleeper – Pitcher

SP Sonny Gray

Breakout Stick

3B Nolan Arenado

Breakout Pitcher

SP Masahiro Tanaka

Biggest Bust – Stick

3B Josh Donaldson

Biggest Bust – Pitcher

SP Bartolo Colon

Comeback Stick

OF Josh Hamilton

Comeback Pitcher

SP Matt Cain

Best Prospect – Stick

3B Xander Bogaerts

Best Prospect – Pitcher

SP Taijuan Walker

Injury Concern – Stick

SS Jose Reyes

Injury Concern – Pitcher

SP Clay Buchholz

BA Average

2B Robinson Cano – .329

HR Leader

3B Miguel Cabrera – 48 HRs

RBI Leader

3B Miguel Cabrera – 132 RBIs

SB Leader

OF Billy Hamilton – 86 SBs

Win Leader

SP Adam Wainwright – 21 wins

Strikeout Leader

SP Yu Darvish – 255 Ks

ERA Leader

SP Clayton Kershaw – 2.03 ERA

IP Leader

SP Clayton Kershaw – 238 innings

Save Leader

RP Craig Kimbrel – 51 saves



Adam McGill is the Senior Fantasy Sports Writer at Rant Sports. Follow him on Twitter @adammcgill83, like him on Facebook, or add him to you networks on Google here or here.

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