Here are your Top 20 hitters for Ottoneu in 2016, as projected by Steamer.
- Any surprises on this list?
- Who represents the greatest bargain?
- Which player(s) on this list are you staying away from?
Let us know in the comments.
Ottoneu is one of the premiere fantasy baseball (football is coming!) platforms available today. It’s “smarter, better fantasy baseball” that offers some of the deepest player pools and sabermetric-friendly formats around. After all, where else can you interact directly with the game developer and see league enhancements in almost real-time?
With all that said, there’s always room for improvement, and addressing the issue of “parity” within Ottoneu (always a hot topic in any version of fantasy sports) is the subject of this post. After playing Ottoneu for five seasons, I’ll summarize a key issue I see trending in many leagues and propose an idea on how to correct it without massively overhauling a game that is already best-in-class for die-hard baseball fans.
Problem: Despite its dynasty-like foundation, Ottoneu’s “winner-takes-all” structure leaves no distinction between teams finishing in 2nd and 12th place in the standings in a given season. Continue reading