Beat the Shift Podcast – Lineups Episode w/ Scott Pianowski

The Lineups episode of the Beat the Shift Podcast – a baseball podcast for fantasy baseball players.

Guest: Scott Pianowski

Strategy Section

  • Setting Lineups
    • General advice for setting lineups
    • How many starters vs. relievers should you start each week?
    • Are some statstics a priority to “bank” earlier on in the season?
    • When to play Shohei Ohtani as a hitter vs. as a pitcher
  • Waiver Wire
    • Priorities for waiver wire acquisitions

Injury Guru’s Trivia of the Week

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Waiver Wire

Pitcher Preview

Changing the Definition of a Win

Injury Update


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Ariel is the 2019 FSWA Baseball Writer of the Year. Ariel is also the winner of the 2020 FSWA Baseball Article of the Year award. He is the creator of the ATC (Average Total Cost) Projection System. Ariel was ranked by FantasyPros as the #1 fantasy baseball expert in 2019. His ATC Projections were ranked as the #1 most accurate projection system over the past three years (2019-2021). Ariel also writes for CBS Sports, SportsLine, RotoBaller, and is the host of the Beat the Shift Podcast (@Beat_Shift_Pod). Ariel is a member of the inaugural Tout Wars Draft & Hold league, a member of the inaugural Mixed LABR Auction league and plays high stakes contests in the NFBC. Ariel is the 2020 Tout Wars Head to Head League Champion. Ariel Cohen is a fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) and the Society of Actuaries (SOA). He is a Vice President of Risk Management for a large international insurance and reinsurance company. Follow Ariel on Twitter at @ATCNY.

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