BEN PERNICK

Ben Pernick

Fantasy baseball nerd, music therapist, and comedy singer/songwriter and stand-up/sketch comedian. I am also an insufferable enthusiast of puns and dad jokes. I grew up as a Red Sox fan in New York, but now I declare allegiance only to my fantasy teams.

Ben Pernick’s 10 Bold Predictions for 2019

Ben Pernick makes his 10 Bold Predictions for 2019, upping the ante on boldness.


Going Deep: Why I Am Concerned About Nolan Arenado

Ben Pernick breaks down why betting on the superstar's continued dominance in 2019 may be more risky than you think.


Don’t Stick a Fork in Miguel Cabrera

Ben explains why Miguel Cabrera may still have plenty left in the tank for 2019.


Pitcher List’s 2019 Early Mock Draft – Reviewing Ben Pernick’s Picks

Ben Pernick reviews and analyzes all 23 of his picks from the most recent 2019 staff mock draft.


Ben Pernick’s 2018 Bold Predictions In Review

Ben Pernick reflects on the 10 Bold Predictions he made for the 2018 season.


Buy & Sell 9/19: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will give you a boost and which ones will lay an egg like chickens coming home to roost.


Buy & Sell 9/12: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are going to blow your team away, and which ones will be swept up in the storm.


Buy & Sell 9/5: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are going to turbo boost you towards the finish line and which ones will be a flat tire


Buy & Sell 8/29: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are going to fly you to the moon, and which ones should be abandoned on a distant planet with Matt Damon.


Buy & Sell 8/22: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will help your team build its case to be champion, and which ones will be found guilty of fraud.


Buy & Sell 8/15: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will leave prospecting adventurers like you striking gold, and which ones will leave you just digging your team deeper.


Buy & Sell 8/8: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending players will leave you refreshed and which ones will only continue to make you sweat.


Buy & Sell 8/1: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are hot commodities and which ones are nothing more than roster fodder and oddities


Buy & Sell 7/25: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are keeping the good times rolling in the deep leagues, and which ones are trying to set fire to the rain, which would explain their ineffectiveness.


Buy & Sell 7/18: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will be carry your team through the second half and which ones will drag your team down into the pit of fantasy irrelevance.


Buy & Sell 7/11: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are turning up the heat, and which ones are stuck in the icebox.


Buy & Sell 7/4: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will go off like fireworks, and which hitters are plastic bags, drifting through the wind, that you shouldn't start again.


Buy & Sell 6/27: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are cooking with gas and which ones are burnt out to a crisp.


Buy & Sell 6/20: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are breaking out, and which ones will only break owner's hearts.


Buy & Sell 6/13: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will launch your team like a geyser and which ones will stop you in your tracks like a glacier.