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June 30, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Don't Dig Your Own Grave
June 28, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: Ready for Moore?
Andrew Martinez's stroll through the American League finds Matt Moore just about ready to return from Tommy John surgery for the Rays.
June 25, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Scoop Up Hoover
Hoover is an intriguing pick-up in leagues if youíre scrounging for saves, especially with the rumors floating around that Chapman could be moved in a deadline trade.
June 22, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Pencil In The Eraser
June 21, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: Father's Day Edition
RotoWire's Andrew Martinez's weekly tour of AL FAAB possibilities includes Francisco Lindor, but can the young phenom actually help with his bat?
June 19, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Schwarber Can Stick
Chris Benzine discusses why Kyle Schwarber could stick around with the Cubs, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
June 17, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Betances Continues To Roll
With Andrew Miller still sidelined to injury, Dellin Betances continues to fill in admirably.
June 15, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Sweet, Sweet Odor
After posting an OPS over 1.000 following his demotion to Triple-A, Rougned Odor picked up three hits in his return to the big leagues Monday.
June 10, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: It's May Day
The 25-year old May was once a touted prospect for the Twins, and while he hasnít debuted with a boom during his young career he still offers some intrigue as a backend pitcher to roster in deeper leagues
June 9, 2015
The Lineup Card: Mile High Platoon
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?
June 4, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: The Butler Did It!
As Joey Butler continues to gain consistency with his at-bats, he proves that a 29-year old rookie can have value.
June 2, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Foltynewicz Getting Under Control
May 28, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Red Sox Pitcher Has Impressive Debut
May 18, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Levying Shoemaker
May 17, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: Mid-May Edition
Is now the time to pick up Carlos Correia, or is it already too late? RotoWire's Andrew Martinez will excitedly tell you in this week's AL FAAB Factor.
May 13, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Like Father Like Son?
Okay, so DeShields isnít your everyday rockstar player, but I do dig his potential overall.
May 12, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Bradley Almost Back from Head Injury
May 11, 2015
MLB Barometer: RIP Trading
Stepping in for Vlad Sedler, Derek VanRiper wonders if trading is dead, while pondering the market value of Noah Syndergaard and offering up the weekly supply of risers and fallers.
May 10, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: Mother's Day Edition
Nick Swisher may be back, but don't bid on him like he's still on the Yankees. RotoWire's Andrew Martinez reports on Swisher and more in this week's AL FAAB Factor.
May 9, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: The Cubs' Forgotten Young Gun
For all the hype surrounding Bryant, it's another Cubs' infielder with short-term value.
May 8, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Burnsing Up The Basepaths
Chris Benzine discusses why Billy Burns could be an intriguing option in deeper leagues plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
April 18, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Bringing 2013 Back
Once forgotten, Everth Cabrera is relevant again.
April 12, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: Still Plenty Out There
Mike Moustakas is off to a good start. Has he finally turned the corner? RotoWire's Andrew Martinez writes about all of the potential AL free agents.
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.
April 1, 2015
Collette Calls: 30 AL Predictions
Jason Collette lays out bold picks for every AL team for 2015, including a big call for Toronto's Drew Hutchison.
March 17, 2015
Diamond Cuts: Time Before Opening Day
Anthony Rendon would likely have hit the 15-day DL if the regular season was already underway, but RotoWire injury expert Jeff Stotts thinks he should be back before Opening Day.
February 14, 2015
Tigers Team Preview: The Window is Closing
Health will be a major obstacle for the Tigers in 2015, with Miguel Cabrera and Victor Martinez recovering from offseason surgeries.
September 21, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Dealin' Derek
Derek Holland is 1-0 with a 0.99 ERA and 22:3 K:BB over his last four starts.
FAAB Factor-AL: Walker Gets His Shot
Taijuan Walker subbed in for the injured Roenis Elias last week and is worth your consideration for the final week, writes RotoWire's Andrew Martinez.
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