A midyear mechanical change produced outstanding results for the Red Sox first-sacker in 2016, but can you expect more of the same to come?
Stacking up the players at this position by fantasy-value-based bins.
A look at how first-sackers fare based on the handedness of the opposing pitcher and other contextual factors.
The staff identifies possible value plays at this position for the coming season.
Taking the long view on this position, from current major-leaguers to future contributors in the lower minors.
The staff recommends circling these players on your draft sheets at the 1B and/or CI positions.
Sizing up the position for Scoresheet leagues.
Risky options at the top muddy the waters at this position.
Taking the long view on this position for fantasy purposes.
Five of the top eight at this position reside in the junior circuit, but things get dicey after they’re off the board.
Examining first sackers who move up or down the rankings in points and/or OBP formats.
Sizing up the position from now through the 2017 season.