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.

Buy & Sell 8/21—Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will be worth riding and which ones will be bucking you off.


Buy & Sell 8/14—Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will turbocharge your team and which ones have run out of steam.


Buy & Sell 8/7: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will be a fantasy manager's best friends and which ones will drag you down through the dog days of summer.


Buy & Sell 7/31—Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are getting new life with new beginnings and which ones are deadline deadbeats.


Buy & Sell 7/24—Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are going to be homestretch heroes and which ones will be haunt you like a hangover.


Buy & Sell 7/17: Who to Buy and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will put your team in the black and which ones are going to cause a bigger mess than a NYC blackout.


Buy & Sell 7/10—Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will be fantasy All-Stars and which ones will only end up on the blooper reel.


Contact Kingmaker: Arraez to the Throne

Ben Pernick dives deep on newcomer Luis Arraez and why he could be one of 2019's biggest impact rookies.


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

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are hotter than fireworks and which ones will drive you to gorge yourself on hot dogs.


Buy & Sell 6/26—Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are moving ahead full sail and which ones are walking the plank.


Buy & Sell 6/19—Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are rounding into form and which ones will infect your team like roundworm.


Buy & Sell 6/12⁠—Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will push you to the top and which ones will knock you off an edge and watch you drop.


Elvis Andrus is Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo Doing the Impossible

The latest baseball breakthrough is leading to Jaws-dropping results.


Buy & Sell 6/5: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are the cream of the crop and which ones will curdle until you push them out of the whey.


Buy & Sell 5/29: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters are going to bring honor to the family name and which ones will only bring their owners shame.


Buy & Sell 5/22: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will provide bang for the buck and which ones will only bring you bad luck.


Going Deep: Jason Castro Is Beasting Out

Ben Pernick takes a closer look at Jason Castro, one of 2019's most unexpected breakout sluggers.


Buy & Sell 5/15: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will be gifts that keep on giving and which ones will just make you feel older but not wiser.


Buy & Sell 5/8: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will beekeeping your team atop the standings and which ones will only sting you.


Buy & Sell 5/1: Identifying Who to Add and Who to Drop

Ben Pernick breaks down which trending hitters will bloom like may flowers and which ones will leave you screaming "Mayday."