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August 16, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin explores Wednesday's DraftKings slate, suggesting the Tribe's Carlos Santana on the road in Minneapolis as a solid option at first base.
August 15, 2017
Minor League Barometer: Promoting the Phenoms
Jesse Siegel delivers his Minor League Barometer again this week, this time looking at some highly touted prospects that have already gotten the call to the big leagues.
August 13, 2017
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine scours the waiver wire for this week's pickups, including prospect Dansby Swanson, who is back up with the Braves after a short demotion.
August 11, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
In Friday’s slate of games, Chris Bennett thinks White Sox’s Jose Abreu matches up well against Kansas City’s Danny Duffy, who’s allowing an exploitable .345 wOBA to righties on the road.
August 6, 2017
Jan Levine details this week's top waiver options for the National League, including the arrival of Yu Darvish in Los Angeles.
July 26, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Chris Bennett explores his best value picks for Wednesday's slate, including the Cards' Matt Carpenter at home against Jeff Hoffman and the Rockies.
July 24, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
Christopher Olson brings us his picks for Monday's DraftKings slate, rolling with Dodgers super-rookie Cody Bellinger against Bartolo Colon and the visiting Twins.
July 22, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
With left-hander Wade Miley on the hill for the Orioles, RotoWire's Greg Vara is all over Astros second baseman Jose Altuve.
July 19, 2017
DFS Baseball 101: First-Half Team Batting Reports
Michael Rathburn looks at which teams were the best value from a salary perspective in the first half of the season. The results for some teams, like the Rockies, likely will surprise DFS players.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Christopher Olson scouts Wednesday's slate and recommends paying up for Bryce Harper in a matchup against erratic Angels right-hander Alex Meyer.
July 15, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Adam Zdroik looks over Saturday's slate and recommends Javier Baez as part of a Cubs mini-stack against exploitable Orioles lefty Wade Miley.
July 5, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Regan's All-Stars
Dave Regan rumbles about his fantasy All-Stars with the midsummer classic looming.
FantasyDraft MLB: Wednesday Values
While the catcher position is usually one without many quality options, Greg Vara explains why there are a few under consideration Wednesday, including Buster Posey against the Tigers.
July 4, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Tuesday Values
Greg Vara kicks off his July 4th picks with Indians hurler Corey Kluber at home against the lowly Padres.
DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker checks in with his 4th of July DraftKings recommendations, including A's slugger Yonder Alonso at home against James Shields and the White Sox
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Kevin Payne looks over Tuesday's slate and expects some Fourth of July fireworks at Yankee Stadium, making rookie Clint Frazier an intriguing bargain option.
July 1, 2017
Andrew McCutchen started off the season slowly, but he's been crushing left-handed pitching and has a great matchup Saturday against the Giants.
June 30, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Greg Vara brings us his recommendations for Friday's FanDuel slate, turning to D-Backs star Paul Goldschmidt at home against the struggling Rockies.
June 29, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Greg Vara looks over Thursday's slate and expects Jose Bautista and the Blue Jays to supply some fireworks against vulnerable Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez.
June 23, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Christopher Olson delivers his picks for Friday's DraftKings slate, looking to Astros stud Carlos Correa to deliver the goods in the series opener in Seattle.
June 22, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values
Adam Zdroik likes Mariners catcher Mike Zunino at home against Daniel Norris and the Tigers on Thursday.
June 19, 2017
Christopher Olson drops his recommendations for Monday's slate, leading off with Indians hurler Corey Kluber on the road at Camden Yards.
June 16, 2017
DFS Baseball 101: Finding Hitting Value on FanDuel
Michael Rathburn shows where to find underpriced hitters like Tampa Bay's Mallex Smithl who can give a big advantage for FanDuel lineups.
Christopher Olson explores his best picks for Friday, including Cards hurler Carlos Martinez in an interleague matchup in Baltimore.
June 15, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker breaks down his Thursday DraftKings recommendations, suggesting the Tigers' Justin Verlander on the bump against the visiting Rays.
June 11, 2017
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.
May 29, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Greg Vara suggests stacking the Indians or Nationals as part of Monday's Memorial Day slate.
Christopher Olson suggests rolling with Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon against the road-weary Mariners as part of his selections for Monday's Memorial Day slate.
May 28, 2017
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.
May 25, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
Kevin Payne brings us his Thursday FanDuel suggestions, including Cards first baseman Matt Carpenter against Kenta Maeda and the Dodgers in Chavez Ravine.
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