Karabell: Appreciating the top 100
Updated: February 17, 2005, 11:40 AM ETBy Eric Karabell | ESPN Games Fantasy Edge
The other day a friend who is only marginally interested in fantasy baseball said to me, "Why all the hubbub about the top 100 fantasy baseball seasons of all-time? Do you think anyone's sitting at a bar discussing Babe Ruth vs. Barry Bonds?" Well, actually, I do! Fantasy baseball wasn't around in 1920, the year The Bambino had what we view as his best season from a fantasy perspective. Nor was fantasy baseball around in the late-1960s, when Sandy Koufax and Bob Gibson were unhittable, and having some of the greatest seasons for pitchers.
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