So you were so full of excitement at the start of the year when training camps were opening. You spend hours of your time doing your research on the upcoming baseball season. Pouring over the stats and trends from last year and ranking players at each position in preparation of your fantasy draft.
Finally the draft comes and at the end you look over your roster and are convinced that this is the year you will challenge for the crown.
Then the season starts and things quickly go downhill. The injury bug hits, your number one pick is having the worst year of his career and you have nothing of value to trade.
The All-star break approaches and you realize you have no hope of making the playoffs and there’s still have 3 months left in the season. Now what?
Well lucky for you there is this thing called Daily Fantasy Sports. Now you can get back in the game and make your dreams come true. Better yet you’ll have the opportunity to win more money than your league pays out to its champion.
Yes, you can legally play fantasy sports for cash prizes online. The U.S. government considers fantasy sports to be a game of skill unlike poker which they labeled as a game of chance.
There are several sites such as DraftKings and Fanduel that offer daily fantasy baseball were you draft a team or teams of players from that days games and you can enter them in multiple types of events like head to head, 50/50, or tournaments of various sizes for free or for cash. Most sites also have some free roll tournaments from time to time that pay out cash prizes or give you a free entree into a larger cash games.
Some of the sites will give you a bonus when you first join up. DraftKings has a promo code “jumpstart” that you can enter and it will give you a 100% bonus match on your first deposit up to $600.00 and you also get a free $2.00 ticket that you can us to enter a cash game for free.
Daily fantasy baseball is a great way to get back in the game when your season long fantasy team lets you down. Plus you don’t have to ever worry about a bad draft again since each day, win or lose you can start over which an entirely new team.