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August 20, 2015
Bats & Balls: September Call-Ups
David Regan looks at possible September reinforcements for each team, including Rockies shortstop prospect Trevor Story
August 6, 2015
Mound Musings: New Faces in New Places
Brad Johnson continues his examination of the trade deadline deals and how David Price and the rest will fare in their new homes.
August 4, 2015
Fantasy 101: Winning Tournaments with Home Runs
Winning tournaments on FanDuel requires a lot of things to go right, and it's imperative to maximize the number of home-run hitters on your squad.
July 16, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: The Second Half Begins
Erik Siegrist breaks down the weekend series', but a doubleheader gives the Royals and White Sox a one-game advantage over the rest of the league.
July 7, 2015
In Some Depth: Off the Bench
Ryan Eisner picks an all-star squad of players that started this season out of the starting lineup.
June 21, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Red Byrd Return
Monday's Recommended Pickup is a 37-year-old outfielder who returned from a broken wrist much earlier than expected.
June 12, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks
Jose Abreu has a home run in back-to-back games, and RotoWire's Alex Spalding is throwing him into his Fantasy Aces lineups on Friday.
June 7, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: Gallos Humor for Pitchers
Andrew Martinez's run through the AL this week includes a look at Joey Gallo, who made a big splash this week in Texas. But how much should you bid?
April 26, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: FAAB it Like Beckham
Josh Hamilton may be on the move, but he still has a bit more time on the shelf writes RotoWire's Andrew Martinez in this week's edition of the AL FAAB.
April 24, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Eyeing the Axe
Chris Benzine discusses why it's worth keeping an eye on the Rockies' closing situation and more in Saturday's lineup card.
April 19, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: Pitching Available
Back the truck up for Indians starting pitcher Danny Salazar, writes RotoWire's Andrew Martinez in this week's edition of the AL FAAB.
April 14, 2015
In Some Depth: Platoons, Depth Charts and Batting Orders
Ryan Eisner reviews first-week lineups and platoon situations and finds some hidden values, especially in a potent Toronto offense.
April 5, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: Many Options To Sort Through
Koji Uehara's injury has opened the door for a couple of speculative plays in the AL this week, writes RotoWire's Andrew Martinez.
March 3, 2015
Spring Training Job Battles: And We're Off
Clay Link details all the relevant job battles from around the league prior to the start of spring ball.
March 1, 2015
Blue Jays Team Preview: Divisional Woes
Edwin Encarnacion has been a steady source of power ever since joining the Blue Jays. Can he stay healthy for more than 128 games this season?
February 22, 2015
Mariners Team Preview: Playoffs or Bust
The Mariners upgraded offensively this offseason, but the team's playoff hopes could hinge on how much the pitching staff regresses from last year's historic numbers.
September 1, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Call-Up Day
As usual, Sept. 1 features a list of prospect and non-prospect call-ups a mile long -- with some noteworthy names mixed in.
August 31, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: September Expansion Is Nigh
September roster expansion is a day away, and after that it might not be too long until the Royals get back the services of Eric Hosmer.
July 22, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Petricka, Putnam Battle for Closing Duties
July 13, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Holland Itching To Return
Out all season, Rangers starter Derek Holland is ramping up his rehab and eager to return, making now the time to snatch him up for the stretch run.
July 11, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Here To Stay
Arismendy Alcantara is not merely an NL-only option. He is here for good and worthy of consideration in nearly all formats.
July 8, 2014
Collette Calls: What Happened to Chris Davis?
Jason Collette takes a look at the struggles of Chris Davis on the heels of a 53-homer season in 2013.
July 6, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: First Big Trade!
The first big trade of the season has happened, with the A's landing Jeff Samardzija. How much should you bid on him in your league? RotoWire's Andrew Martinez shares his opinion.
June 30, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Place Your Betts
June 29, 2014
FAAB Factor - AL: Joey Sits
Who bats while Joey Bats sits? Andrew Martinez breaks down Jose Bautista's substitutes among others in this week's column.
June 22, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Riding the Hot Hand
J.D. Martinez is one of the hottest hitters in the game right now. Andrew Martinez shares his suggested bid amount in this week's AL FAAB Factor.
June 18, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: #LaStellar
Tommy La Stella is a #LaStellar value with an increasingly prominent role in the Braves' lineup.
June 16, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Heaney Meeny Miney Mo
June 15, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Resurgent Captain
Andrew Martinez discusses Derek Jeter's recent hot streak as well many considerably younger players in this week's edition.
June 11, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Something's Not (Wain)wright Here
The Cardinals' Adam Wainwright returned to St. Louis for an MRI on his elbow after Tuesday's start, with the results coming back clean.
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