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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Erik Kratz's name.
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.
August 3, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Trade Deadline Fallout
Andrew Martinez breaks down all of the talent coming into the AL following the trade deadline and writes up his latest recommendation on Derek Holland.
July 28, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: The Strike-Thrower
July 22, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Petricka, Putnam Battle for Closing Duties
June 23, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Back Rubby
May 14, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: A New Day Rising?
May 12, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: No Way, Jose
Young Marlins ace Jose Fernandez surprisingly hit the DL on Monday and appears to be headed for season-ending Tommy John surgery.
May 4, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Planning Ahead
Kendrys Morales has changed uniforms a couple of times since this picture, but it's time to start stashing him in anticipation of him signing somewhere after the draft.
March 30, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Sizemore Really Does Matter
March 10, 2014
2014 Blue Jays Preview: A Farewell to Arms
With an offense that should generate plenty of support, will R.A. Dickey and the Jays' pitchers bounce back in 2014?
February 9, 2014
2014 Phillies Team Preview: An Aging Bunch
After a letdown season in 2013 marred by injuries, the Phillies return this season and the team did not become any younger on the roster.
August 12, 2013
Tuesday Lineup Card: Lord Farquhar
July 19, 2013
Transaction Analysis: B.J. and the Bear
The Braves placed B.J. Upton on the DL this week and said hello to the return of El Oso Blanco.
July 11, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Don't Sleep On Danny
July 7, 2013
FAAB Factor - NL: No Ruf Stuff Type of Deal
Ryan Howard has gone on the DL, opening the door for Darin Ruf to get some play at first base before the All-Star break. Jan Levine breaks down his pickup value with the other NL options for the week.
July 6, 2013
Sunday Lineup Card: Oliver Twist
July 3, 2013
Thursday Lineup Card: Be Like Mike
June 21, 2013
Transaction Analysis: Teixeira Heads Back to DL
Mark Teixeira's gimpy right wrist has him on the disabled list yet again this season as the Yankees continue to fight the injury bug.
June 12, 2013
Thursday Lineup Card: Some Salty For Your Wounds
June 11, 2013
Wednesday Lineup Card: The Wheeler Report
June 9, 2013
Monday Lineup Card: Stults Stands Out
FAAB Factor - NL: Zack Attack
Zack Wheeler could debut this week - Jan Levine breaks down your bid on him in this week's article.
May 27, 2013
Rounding Third: One Crazy Hour
Bryce Harper's departure from Sunday's game was part of a string of wild events that could have huge fantasy implications. We look at schedule nuances and FAAB results as well in this week's primer.
May 26, 2013
FAAB Factor - NL: Rehabbing Outfielders
Cameron Maybin is currently on a rehab assignment and could come off the DL soon. How much should you bid on him?
May 24, 2013
Transaction Analysis: M's Lose Faith in Jesus
The Mariners finally gave up on Jesus Montero as a catcher, sending him to Triple-A to regain his hitting stroke.
May 20, 2013
Rounding Third: Who Do You Trust?
The list of safe closers is pretty thin, but Addison Reed manages to make Jeff Erickson's list. Who else is safe enough to trade for right now?
May 3, 2013
Transaction Analysis: Ramirez Returns to Chavez Ravine
In a big week for player moves, the biggest might have been the return of Hanley Ramirez to the Dodgers.
May 1, 2013
Bats & Balls: Is Weeks Just Weak?
Is Rickie Weeks the most frustrating player in fantasy baseball? Are his skills less than perceived? Is there any hope for his owners? Let's find out, and check others who are off to slow starts this season.
April 29, 2013
In Some Depth: żEl Oso Frio?
A recent slide at the plate won't cost Evan Gattis his roster spot in Atlanta, but will it make keeping him in the lineup less of a priority with the upcoming return of Brian McCann?
April 22, 2013
Rounding Third: Week 4 Primer
Jeff Erickson can't quit Travis Snider or even put him down for a little while. See his FAAB results and some other planning notes for Week 4 of the MLB season.
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