George Bissell of Baseball Prospectus and special guest Alex Chamberlain of RotoGraphs discuss whether Clayton Kershaw is still a surefire first-round selection in 2017 fantasy drafts (5:00), how fantasy owners should account for the recent uptick in home runs at the middle infield positions and the increased value of stolen bases moving forward (8:47), whether Jonathan Villar can replicate his breakthrough season (12:07), how fantasy owners should value polarizing rookies Trea Turner and Gary Sanchez next year (15:10), and finally touch on the ascension of Charlie Blackmon into a potential first-round selection (30:23).
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