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Fantasy Baseball Bests, Busts and Waiver Wire: July 8

A look at what took place this past weekend on the fantasy baseball diamond.
Fantasy Baseball Bests, Busts and Waiver Wire: July 8

It's the week before the All-Star break and Athlon Sports has everything you need to catch up on what took place on the fantasy diamond during the past seven days. Our fantasy junkies break down last week's top hitters and identify the waiver wire pick ups and spot starters you need to keep an eye on for this week.

Top 25 fantasy baseball hitters of last week (July 1-7):

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Fantasy Baseball Bests, Busts and Waiver Wire: June 24

A look at what took place this past weekend on the fantasy baseball diamond.
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Every Monday, Athlon Sports covers the hottest hitters in fantasy baseball over the past seven days as well as gets you ready for this week's action. Be sure to check back each week as our fantasy junkies analyze the best waiver wire pick ups, top starting pitching spot starts and sift through bullpens from around the league.

Top 25 fantasy baseball hitters of last week (June 17-23):

10 Biggest Hitting Duds in Fantasy Baseball So Far

Matt Kemp highlights this list of highly drafted, unproductive hitters
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Although the weather has definitely had an impact on the MLB schedule, most teams have played around 50 games by now, meaning we are roughly a third of the way through the 2013 regular season. As we prepare to enter the dog days of summer what better time than now to evaluate which expected fantasy studs at the plate have turned out to be nothing but highly drafted duds.

2013 Fantasy Baseball: Which Injured Players Are Worth Drafting?

Some suggestions on how you should approach certain injured players on draft day
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Opening Day of the 2013 season is right around the corner, but there are quite a few players who won’t be available to help your fantasy team from the outset. For some, their season debuts should only be delayed while others will be on the disabled list for a little longer. Here are some of the key hitters and pitchers who are dealing with injuries headed into Opening Day and how you should handle them during your draft.

2013 Fantasy Baseball Deep Sleepers

Under-the-radar players that could be valuable fantasy contributors this season
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Mike Trout went from largely undrafted prior to the start of the 2012 season to the AL Rookie of the Year and one of the top players in all of fantasy baseball. Trout wasn’t the only player to come out of nowhere and be a valuable fantasy contributor. National League Rookie of the Year Bryce Harper, National League Cy Young winner R.A. Dickey, Toronto first baseman Edwin Encarnacion and Atlanta pitcher Kris Medlen are just some of the others who broke out in big ways in 2012.

2013 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Relief Pitcher

Who are the biggest relief pitcher sleepers and busts to watch out for on the fantasy mound?
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Using Athlon Sports' as the barometer, here are some potential relief pitcher sleepers who get the ball late in games to keep an eye on, as well some possible busts to potentially be wary of. Keep in mind that the "bust" tag doesn't necessarily mean that player won't produce, it's more an indication of concern that he won't do so in relation to his position on the Big Board.

2013 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Starting Pitcher

Who are the biggest starting pitcher sleepers and busts to watch out for on the fantasy mound?
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Using Athlon Sports' as the barometer, here are some potential starting pitcher sleepers who toe the rubber to keep an eye on, as well some possible busts to potentially be wary of. Keep in mind that the "bust" tag doesn't necessarily mean that player won't produce, it's more an indication of concern that he won't do so in relation to his position on the Big Board.

2013 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Outfield

Who are the biggest outfield sleepers and busts to watch out for on the fantasy diamond?
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Using Athlon Sports' as the barometer, here are some potential sleepers who roam the outfield to keep an eye on, as well some possible busts to potentially be wary of. Keep in mind that the "bust" tag doesn't necessarily mean that player won't produce, it's more an indication of concern that he won't do so in relation to his position on the Big Board.

2013 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers and Busts: Infield

Who are the biggest infield sleepers and busts to watch out for on the fantasy diamond?
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Using Athlon Sports' as the barometer, here are some potential sleepers who play on the infield to keep an eye on, as well some possible busts to potentially be wary of. Keep in mind that the "bust" tag doesn't necessarily mean that player won't produce, it's more an indication of concern that he won't do so in relation to his position on the Big Board.

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