HQ NOW: Experts Leagues Winner's Circle, 2022

"Baseball intelligence for winners" is a slogan we use here at BaseballHQ.com. Everything we do here is designed to help you win. But we're in this, too—so when BHQ writers do well in industry competitions ... well, let's just say actions speak louder than words. And in 2022, we had some pretty good action. Here are the top finishes BaseballHQ.com writers brought home this year in national expert competitions:


2022 First Place finishes

•  Tout Wars Daily (Shelly Verougstraete)
•  Tout Wars AL (Doug Dennis)
•  FPAZ Speakers Draft and Hold (Brent Hershey/Ray Murphy)
•  Ottoneu Experts League (Andy Andres)


2022 Second Place finishes

•  The Great Fantasy Baseball Invitational (TGFBI)
     •  Kris Olson, Greg Jewett, Steve Weimer, Brian Rudd
•  LABR Mixed Auction (Ray Murphy)
•  Tout Wars NL (Phil Hertz)
•  Tout Wars Draft and Hold (Brad Johnson)
•  Tout Wars H2H Points (Greg Jewett)


2022 Third Place finishes

•  FSGA Mixed Draft (Brent Hershey/Ray Murphy)
•  Tout Wars Mixed Draft-15 (Ray Murphy)
•  The Great Fantasy Baseball Invitational (TGFBI) 
     •  Brent Hershey, Corbin Young


In addition, Steve Weimer was the winner of two seperate Main Event leagues hosted by the National Fantasy Baseball Championship, and those squads finished second and sixth in the overall contest (705 total teams).  

We know there are a lot more winners out there, too. Share your own successes with us in the comments area below, or in this forum thread.

Congratulations to all of our winners, staff and subscribers alike. For BaseballHQ.com's complete and impressive finishes in experts competitions over the years, visit our Titles and Awards page.

And of course, always follow The Three Cardinal Rules for Winners. If you cherish this hobby, you will live by them or die by them:

  1. Revel in your success; fame is fleeting.
  2. Excercise excruciating humility.
  3. 100% of winnings must be spent on significant others. 

It's never too early to start your own journey to the winner's circle a year from now. See what a subscription to BaseballHQ.com includes in our What's Inside page, and start your prep for next year by pre-ordering our books—2023 Baseball Forecaster and 2023 Minor League Baseball AnalystThat puts you on the inside track for next year's winner's circle.

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