Deconstructing the Foundation Rounds

This year, members have access to all the columns I write for ESPN Insider. They will appear here every Thursday or Friday. Many will include a BABS-relevant postscript. Enjoy.

The foundation of your fantasy baseball roster starts in the first three rounds, or with players purchased for $20-plus in auction leagues. These should be the easiest players to identify; after all, they are today's top talents. But history shows that there is an extraordinary amount of year-to-year turnover, which can sabotage our best efforts.

Anyone . . .

This page is partially restricted for paid members only. If you would like to get full access please become a full member of