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Fantasy baseball: The good, the Baddoo and the ugly

So far in 2021, the legend of Akil Baddoo seems like it might go on and on. AP

Perhaps we all want to root for Detroit Tigers outfielder Akil Baddoo because this is such a fun, unexpected tale. The instantly popular Rule 5 pick is slugging home runs and producing game-winning hits in his first week in the major leagues, all while his excited parents enjoy the show from the stands. I am enjoying the show, too. This is fun! Baseball is fun! Yet, here comes Mr. Mean Fantasy Baseball Analyst Eric to tell you why it was so unexpected in the first place and why Baddoo's place on the most-added list appears to be premature.