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Three keys to your MLB fantasy draft
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Three keys to your MLB fantasy draft
Thursday March 24th, 2016

Fantasy baseball draft season is here, so don’t sleep on preparation. SI.com's complete fantasy baseball draft kit has everything you need to nail your draft all in one place, including player rankings, position-by-position primers with sleepers and busts, player profiles, draft and auction tips, burning questions, videos and much more. If you have any questions, ask away on Twitter. Happy drafting!

PRINTABLE VERSION OF SI.COM'S TOP 250 PLAYER RANKINGS

 

POSITION PRIMERS AND RANKINGS
 
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    Joe Robbins/Getty Images Sport

     
    Drafting a top first baseman should be the top priority for owners, since it’s absolutely crucial to fantasy success.

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    Victor Decolongon/Getty Images Sport

     
    Second base isn’t the deepest position in fantasy, but there’s value to be found throughout the rankings.

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    Michael Zagaris/Getty Images Sport

     
    New young talent atop the shortstop rankings makes it one of the most intriguing spots in the game.

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    Joe Robbins/Getty Images Sport

     
    Once considered a shallow position, third basemen are now among the top players taken in fantasy baseball drafts.
  • Stacy Revere/Getty Images Sport

     
    Outfield is a gold mine for fantasy baseball owners, filled with players who have power and speed, hit for average and get on base.

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    Mike Stobe/Getty Images Sport

     
    Owners shouldn’t give in to reaching for a fantasy catcher due to positional scarcity—it’s best to just be patient.

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    Jamie Sabau/Getty Images Sport

     
    There’s no need to miss out on the hitting power found in the early rounds of fantasy drafts in order to draft a pitching ace to anchor your staff.

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    Michael Zagaris/Getty Images Sport

     
    When drafting closers—one of the most volatile positions in fantasy—owners should keep price, strikeouts and reliability in mind. 

 

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