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May 19, 2016
Regan's Rumblings: 32 Teams, 32 Disappointments
Dave Regan's rumblings skew toward the pessimistic this week, as he walks us through the league and identifies a fantasy disappointment or bust-in-the-making for each of the 32 teams.
May 3, 2016
DVR's Top 350: May Update
This time last year, Michael Conforto was in the Mets' minor league system. Where does he check in on the May update of the Top 350?
May 1, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Chris Bennett finds a lot of bargains on Sunday's slate, allowing him to spend a little extra for Anthony Rizzo in a great matchup against the vulnerable Julio Teheran
April 28, 2016
The Saber's Edge: Assessing Skills Growth, and Decline
Jeff Zimmerman analyzes hitters who have seen a skills growth or a skills decline this season and what it means for fantasy owners. Is time to give up on Justin Upton?
April 8, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Francisco Cervelli hit right-handed pitching very well last season and gets a nice matchup Friday in Cincinnati.
April 2, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kicking Off the 2016 Season
Paul Sporer is back with the inaugural 2016 Pitcher Rankings, and it's not hard to guess who tops the list as Clayton Kershaw begins the year at two of the league's best pitchers' parks.
The Long Game: Inflation Busters
Erik Siegrist tackles the tricky topic of keeper-league inflation and how to game the system with a player such as Adam Jones so fantasy owners can get the most bang for their inflation-adjusted buck.
March 18, 2016
Regan's Rumblings: Players Who Could Outperform Expectations
Dave Regan looks at what the ceiling might be for players like Tampa Bay's Matt Moore who could outperform expectations this season.
March 3, 2016
Spring Training Job Battles: And We're Off
Clay Link previews all the major job battles from around the league. Can Drew Hutchison make amends for last year and earn a spot in the starting rotation?
February 20, 2016
Collette Calls: Predicting AVG with P/PA
Jason Collette uses pitches per plate appearance to forecast players who could see their batting averages increase this season and those, like Seattle's Nelson Cruz, who could see their averages go the other way.
February 4, 2016
Team Previews: NL West
RotoWire's Erik Siegrist takes a spin around the NL West with a team preview for each of the five clubs.
October 3, 2015
Regan's Rumblings: Handing Out the Hardware
Dave Regan names his award winners in each league, but does Zack Greinke have a chance in a tight NL Cy Young race?
September 25, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: O'Happy Day
With Zach Britton slowed by a back injury, Darren O'Day is shaping up to be a difference maker in the saves department over the final days of the regular season.
September 23, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Hey, Mikie!
Mikie Mahtook should get steady full-time at-bats down the stretch over the last week and a half of the season.
August 3, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Monday Picks
Paul Bruno offers his recommendations for Monday's action, which include a stack of White Sox supporting Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz
July 27, 2015
Paul Bruno gives his recommendations for Monday's slate, headlined by red-hot Reds slugger Joey Votto
July 12, 2015
AL FAAB Factor: Montero Returns
RotoWire's Andrew Martinez is back with this week's edition of the AL FAAB Factor, where he discusses the MLB return of Jesus Montero, who has little left to prove in the minors.
July 9, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: The Forgotten Castellanos
Nick Castellanos was a once heralded prospect in the Tigers organization but is now showing a resurgence, giving owners an intriguing pick up in leagues.
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Picks
James Seltzer finds a real bargain at catcher - and can afford to splurge elsewhere.
July 1, 2015
Minor League Barometer: The Other Guys
Jesse Siegel looks beyond the recent wave of elite prospects to see who else is making news in the minors
June 16, 2015
MLB Barometer: Patience Rewarded
Jose Abreu is posting the sort of numbers that made him a first-round pick, and Vlad Sedler has noticed.
June 9, 2015
In Some Depth: The Melk Man Can't Deliver
Ryan Eisner on Melky Cabrera's dismal season, the Diamondbacks' depth at catcher and more.
May 29, 2015
Fantasy 101: DFS Site Scoring Analysis
Michael Rathburn explains why a player's value on one DFS site may not be applicable on others, while also breaking down which players to target based on the format.
May 23, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Grander Performance
Veteran outfielder's solid start powers the surprising Mets.
May 2, 2015
Collette Calls: April Showers
Jason Collette looks at players like Mike Zunino who struggled in April and analyzes their chances of turning April showers into May flowers.
April 23, 2015
The Saber's Edge: Reality Check
Jeff Zimmerman looks at deceptive early stats, including Adam Jones' otherworldly batting average.
April 1, 2015
MLB Barometer: All-Undervalued Team
Vlad Sedler looks at players who are being overlooked this draft season, including breakout candidate Jake Marisnick.
March 21, 2015
RotoWire Roundtable: March Top 350
RotoWire's group of baseball experts is back with its latest roundtable rankings, in which Nolan Arenado, among others, takes a big jump up the list.
February 20, 2015
White Sox Team Preview: Phase Two
The White Sox made big strides last season, then were big players this offseason to give Jose Abreu more help. Will it be enough to contend in the AL Central?
February 14, 2015
RotoWire Roundtable: Valentine's Edition of the Top 350
The first installment of the Roundtable Rankings are up for 2015! Check out the panel's divide on Mookie Betts, among others.
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