It’s impossible to think about the
shortstop position without thinking about second base as
well. Well, it’s technically possible, but you’re likely to
finish in the bottom three of your league if you don’t. Because the
positions have an historically similar profile, and with the Middle
Infield position, it’s important to realize the depth of both
So if you’re in a 12 team league you need to scout out the top
12 at both positions and then find a pool of at least 12 middle
infielders you would draft. Your league will have a total of 36
middle infielders starting each day, plus any bench players
selected during the draft.
Now it sounds a bit more daunting, doesn’t it?
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