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Oak's Corner: Ranking 2018 Closers

With the 2017 season winding down, Scott Jenstad ranks the top 10 closers for 2018. At the top of his list is Kenley Jansen, who has posted an ERA under 3.00 in all seven of his seasons to go along with massive strikeout numbers.

MLB Barometer: Six Weeks Left

Vlad Sedler explores the MLB landscape in this week's edition of the Barometer, honing in on Rougned Rodor of the Rangers as one of his risers with six weeks left in the season.

MLB Barometer: Finishing Strong

Vlad Sedler gets into his MLB Barometer again this week, this time sharing some tips about how to finish your fantasy season strong before discussing his risers and fallers.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist wades into the AL free agent pool following the trade deadline and thinks Jason Kipnis could be the impact bat you need despite his early-season struggles.

Mound Musings: Trade Deadline Repercussions

Brad Johnson examines some of the more significant pitching trades, like A’s starter Sonny Gray, who goes to the New York in a move that could make the Yankees the AL East favorite.

Regan's Rumblings: Closing Time

Dave Regan shifts his rumblings toward exploring the ninth-inning pitching situation for each of baseball's 30 teams with the trade deadlne in the rearview.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

Christopher Olson suggests rolling with Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon against the Padres at Coors Field as part of his recommendations for Monday's slate.

Collette Calls: Bullpen Watch at the Break

Jason Collette reviews each team's bullpen and looks at who might move as we enter the second half with the trade deadline approaching.

Farm Futures: Top 100 Dynasty League Rankings Update

James Anderson offers an update to his dynasty league rankings and notes a number of big movers from the preseason, including burgeoning Yankees superstar Aaron Judge.

Regan's Rumblings: Regan's All-Stars

Dave Regan rumbles about his fantasy All-Stars with the midsummer classic looming.

Regan's Rumblings: Steals and Saves

Dave Regan uses his rumblings to examine a handful of players that could help your fantasy squad rack up saves and stolen bases as the second half of the season approaches.

The Z Files: Closing Time

Todd Zola looks at the factors that go into projecting second-half save totals, and whether Kenley Jansen's numbers in that category will catch up to the rest of his performance.

Oak's Corner: This Week’s Players of Note

Scott Jenstad notes that Miami’s Marcell Ozuna is having a monster season so far, hitting .333 with 17 homers and 47 RBI, and could be at his peak value.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist dips into the American League free agent pool and thinks Aaron Hicks' skill growth makes him a good bet to continue producing as the Yankees' starting center fielder.

Oak's Corner: Looking Back at May

Scott Jenstad reviews last month and details some players who had a May to remember, like Marlin first baseman Justin Bour and his 11 homers, or a May they’d rather forget.

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 closer’s 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.