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Is Jacoby Ellsbury a first-round pick?

Most owners don't regard Ellsbury as having first-round value; we explain why he does

Updated: February 26, 2010, 5:23 PM ET
By AJ Mass | ESPN.com

There's an old adage that fantasy championships aren't won in the first round but they can be lost in it.

As a result, most fantasy owners generally fall back on the tried-and-true players, the ones sure to get you 30-plus homers and 100-plus RBIs while not destroying your batting average in the process. That's why Albert Pujols will be taken first overall in most leagues, with sluggers such as Alex Rodriguez, Ryan Braun, Ryan Howard, Prince Fielder and Mark Teixeira not too far behind.

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