Top surprises, disappointments thus far

Edwin Encarnacion, Charlie Blackmon and Corey Kluber have been surprises to varying degrees. USA TODAY Sports

Surprise! We’re finishing up the second full month of the fantasy baseball season and yes, it seems to have flown by. The overriding theme of the campaign has been the ulnar collateral ligament -- whose is torn and whose is not -- but there have been some wonderful performances and, well, others that fall a bit short. So why not go position by position, highlighting the biggest surprises so far on both the good and bad sides. We’ll leave out the injured fellows, because it’s assumed that what befell Jose Fernandez, Matt Moore and so many other hurlers was frustrating for all (as well as non-elbow maladies suffered by Prince Fielder, Bryce Harper, Joey Votto, etc.).