MLB.com’s Fantasy 411: 2011 Fantasy Draft Preview to Air on Sunday, March 20 & MLB.com’s Fantasy 411 Begins April 4
My Team Right Now: The Reality Draft to Air on Sunday, March 27
Secaucus, NJ, March 17, 2010 – With Opening Day only two weeks away and fantasy baseball drafts in full swing, MLB Network will air MLB.com’s Fantasy 411: 2011 Fantasy Draft Preview on Sunday, March 20 at 8:00 p.m. ET. MLB Network’s panel of analysts will also serve as mock general managers in My Team Right Now: The Reality Draft on Sunday, March 27 at 9:00 p.m. ET.
Hosted by MLB Network’s Matt Yallof and Harold Reynolds along with MLB.com’s Cory Schwartz and Mike Siano, MLB.com’s Fantasy 411: 2011 Fantasy Draft Preview will provide detailed player rankings and position-by-position analysis, including potential ‘breakout, bargain and bust’ candidates. The two-hour preview show, which will be simulcast on MLB.com, will discuss different strategies for draft day and which injured stars will recapture their elite fantasy status this season.
MLB.com’s Fantasy 411 will once again be simulcast live on MLB Network and MLB.com on weekdays at 2:30 p.m. ET, beginning Monday, April 4. The program, hosted by MLB.com’s Jeremy Brisiel, will provide key insights from Schwartz and Siano to help keep fans informed on the latest fantasy news, notes and trends in Major League Baseball. Clips from Fantasy 411 from this past offseason can be viewed here.
My Team Right Now: The Reality Draft, hosted by Matt Vasgersian, will feature a panel of MLB Network analysts each constructing their own lineup that they think would have the best chance to win a World Championship. In a mock baseball draft format, Larry Bowa, John Hart, Al Leiter, Dan Plesac, Harold Reynolds and Mitch Williams will each draft a lineup, including a starting and relief pitcher, using the position rankings from MLB Network’s Top 10 Right Nowepisodes from this past offseason.