Paul Mammino

Paul is a former college baseball player from New Jersey who developed a passion for data and numbers when he realized his career was coming to an end. He has written for a number of different fantasy sites over the years trying to come up with new ways to evaluate players. He has no kids but does have a cat named Rusty.
Schedule Factors Week 7: Data Monster Edition

Schedule Factors Week 7: Data Monster Edition

If you have been following the work on the site all year you have certainly taken a look at Crosby Spencer's Schedule Factor articles. Every week Crosby looks at the week ahead and ranks hitter/pitcher matchups based on RotoFanatic's own Park Factors. His article...

GPS Location Report: Kyle Hendricks

GPS Location Report: Kyle Hendricks

Welcome to yet another installment of the GPS Location Report, my weekly pitcher breakdown using the great data we have on hand here at RotoFanatic. Once again if you are new to this piece, I try to look at how a pitcher is locating and what that means for his success...

GPS Location Report: David Peterson

GPS Location Report: David Peterson

There has been a lot of discussion on Twitter recently about streaming pitchers particularly after everyone got Gombered. Too often we fall in love with treating our last rotation spot like a pump and dump campaign hoping to maximize its value. However, this will...

GPS Location Report: Alex Cobb

GPS Location Report: Alex Cobb

So far this season, the GPS location reports have been a bit of a mixed bag. Before the season began I talked about Zach Plesac who has struggled mightily against teams not named the Tigers. Then, we discussed Brady Singer's ability to generate called strikes, and...

GPS Location Report: JT Brubaker

GPS Location Report: JT Brubaker

Welcome to yet another installment of the RotoFanatic GPS Location Report! A few weeks back we talked about Zach Plesac's historic rfCommand jump and then last week we took a look at Brady Singer's ability to generate called strikes and what that meant for his...

GPS Location Report: Brady Singer

GPS Location Report: Brady Singer

Today marks the first GPS Location report of the 2021 season. A few weeks ago, I wrote up Zach Plesac and his relatively unprecedented rise in 2020, discussing what it meant for his 2021 season. As I said in that article, for those of you who are new to the GPS...

Underdog Best Ball Strategy

Underdog Best Ball Strategy

Last week, I wrote a piece introducing the addicting best ball platform, Underdog Fantasy. The small format drafts with an overall component are an extremely fun way for a more casual fan to play best ball without needing intense knowledge of league depth. Combined...

Introduction to Underdog Fantasy

Introduction to Underdog Fantasy

One of the fastest-growing aspects of the Fantasy Baseball industry is Best Ball leagues. Between the Fantrax Best Balls, NFBC Cutlines, and many others, there are a number of different sites hosting these leagues. The appeal to these leagues is minimal in-season...

GPS Location Report: Zach Plesac

GPS Location Report: Zach Plesac

With the start of the season rapidly approaching and draft szn officially in full swing, I have decided is as good of a time as any to revive my GPS Location report articles. For those of you who do not remember or may be new to RotoFanatic, the GPS Location reports...

Data Monster Positional Outliers: Outfield

Data Monster Positional Outliers: Outfield

So far this offseason, I have been going position by position and discussing the outliers for each of the sections of the Data Monster that are eligible at those positions. This has been in my opinion a really fun and interesting way to find new players to breakdown...