Ron Shandler

Author who has been writing about baseball analysis and fantasy baseball since 1986, now at

RON SHANDLER is considered one of the pioneers in the baseball analysis and fantasy baseball industry. Beginning in 1986, he was the first to develop sabermetric applications for fantasy play. His Baseball Forecaster annual celebrated its 30th anniversary edition in 2016 and the ground-breaking website he founded - - celebrated 20 years online. Now at Also: - Columnist, (2007, 2015- ), USA Today (2008-2014) - Dozens of Top Three finishes in national experts leagues since 1994 - Advisor, St. Louis Cardinals (2004) - FSTA Lifetime Achievement Award - Member FSWA Hall of Fame