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Fantasy Articles Featuring Craig Kimbrel

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Craig Kimbrel's name.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist reviews the available free agents in the American League and reminds you to make sure David Price isn't somehow available prior to his 2017 debut Monday.

Oak's Corner: A Good Weekend for Encarnacion?

Scott Jenstad picks the Indians at Astros for his series of the weekend. Could this be the matchup that gets Edwin Encarnacion and the rest of the offense going in the right direction?

The Wheelhouse: Closer Watch

As ninth-inning roles turn over due to poor performance and injuries, Derek VanRiper shares his updated closer rankings.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist checks out the available talent in the American League and warns that Chris Tillman's home run issues during his rehab assignment might carry forward upon his return to the Orioles rotation.

MLB Barometer: One Man's NFBC

Vlad Sedler's first Barometer of the regular season follows his NFBC Main Event draft, which saw D-Backs star Paul Goldschmidt fall to him at pick 13.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine highlights players on the waiver wire who can help fantasy owners, like Arizona's Brandon Drury, who won the second base job in spring training.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist looks at some AL players who may have slipped through the cracks in early drafts and auctions and wound up in the Opening Day free agent pool, including a svelter Pablo Sandoval as he tries to revive his career in Boston.

Collette Calls: AL Tout Wars Recap

Jason Collettte reviews his strategy and results from his recent AL Tout Wars auction. Will Jose Altuve lead him to the Tout Wars title?

Mound Musings: Hold on There!

Brad Johnson looks at relievers he believes could step into the closerís gig at some point in the season but in the meantime deserve attention right out of the gate like Oakland's Sean Doolittle.

The Wheelhouse: Punting Batting Average

Derek VanRiper considers the roster construction process without worrying about batting average.

The Wheelhouse: AL LABR Review

Clay Link reviews his AL LABR auction. What was the plan going in? Did he ute?

Top 250 Dynasty League Rankings

James Anderson offers up his overall rankings for deep dynasty leagues, and puts Corey Seager firmly in the top 10 after his breakout 2016.

Collette Calls: AL LABR Review

Jason Collette investigates three fascinating aspects of the recent AL LABR auction -- speed, closers and shiny new toys. How much of a premium did Andrew Benintendi cost?

Collette Calls: Analyzing Last Year's New Pitches

Jason Collette analyzes pitchers who added a new pitch to their arsenals last season and what difference, if any, it made. Why didn't Michael Wacha's new cutter help him more?

Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the AL East

Brad Johnson breaks down each team's rotation in the AL East and discusses whether fantasy owners should pursue Michael Pineda this season.

The Wheelhouse: Finding Steals, NL Edition

In the first of a two-part series, Derek VanRiper takes a team-by-team look at the potential sources of steals for each National League team.

Regan's Rumblings: Preseason Closer Rankings

Dave Regan is back with his first Rumblings of 2017, turning his focus to all 30 teams and their potential closers heading into the season.

The Z Files: Early Auction Trends

Todd Zola reviews some data from early NFBC auctions, and recommends spending what it takes to lock up a high-strikeout ace like Max Scherzer.

The Z Files: Closing Arguments

Todd Zola examines different approaches for handling saves, and wonders if most fantasy owners are properly pricing the production of elite closers like Kenley Jansen.

Collette Calls: Hot Stove Update

Jason Collette analyzes the fantasy fallout from the latest trades and signings, including the Yankees' re-acquisition of closer Aroldis Chapman.

Collette Calls: Hot Stove League Transaction Analysis

Jason Collette analyzes the fantasy fallout from the Hot Stove League's latest trades and signings. Is the recently traded Taijuan Walker bound for the bullpen in Arizona.

Regan's Rumblings: That's a Wrap

Dave Regan rumbles one last time this year, this time focusing on some of the biggest free agents of the upcoming offseason and what their fantasy impact could look like in 2017.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

With October playoff baseball just around the corner, Jan Levine breaks down his National League free agents of the week one last time for the 2016 season.

Mound Musings: The 2016 Season Pitching Awards

Itís time for Brad Johnsonís annual Mound Musings awards. Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer is on his list after impressing Johnson with his continued consistency over two great years in Washington.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist reviews this week's available free agents in the American League, with Jordan Zimmermann leading a wave of veteran arms coming off the DL.

Minor League Barometer: Recapping 2016

Jesse Siegel gives us his last Minor League Barometer for this season, recapping 2016 and looking toward the 2017 campaign.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist sorts through this year's wave of September call-ups and DL activations and recommends bidding big on Yoan Moncada as your last chance to add a potential impact bat.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine takes a look at the National League free agent pool this week with a special focus on the looming September call-ups that could make an impact.

Farm Futures: California League Roundup

James Anderson looks at the progress of the top prospects in the California League, included the recently traded Grant Holmes.

Regan's Rumblings: The Final Two Months

Dave Regan rumbles about some questions and thoughts he has about all sorts of different scenarios as the home stretch of the 2016 season gets underway.