Minor Achievements: Schafer suspended 50 games

Identifying the right prospects is the lifeblood of the strong fantasy player.

Even if you don't play in a keeper or dynasty league, knowing which prospects have a good chance to be better than the so-called "conventional wisdom" can be a huge advantage. When they pop up on your waiver wire without a ton of buzz about them, like Yunel Escobar did last season, the savvy owner can take advantage.

This weekly column aims to help you do just that, whether you just want to know some names or learn how to identify your own.