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May 23, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: Not the Bum He Used to be
Two-start Madison Bumgarner bounced back after a rocky start and is dealing lately, but where does that leave him in Paul Sporer's rankings this week?
May 20, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Axford No Longer Forgotten
The Rockies have only given John Axford two save chances since April 27, although Axford was quite successful and locked down both chances without issue.
May 16, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: Living Up to the Hype
Paul Sporer is particularly impressed this week with Matt Harvey, who has not had trouble living up to his preseason hype.
May 15, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Time To Be Franco
Chris Benzine discusses why Maikel Franco may say everyday at-bats at third base, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
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.
Pitching Value Meter: The Golden Archer
Paul Sporer likes what he sees from Chris Archer, despite consecutive four-walk games, enough to vault him up the rankings in a two-start week.
May 4, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Power Plouffe Play
May 2, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: It's Good to be the King
Paul Sporer's top-ranked pitcher this week is a two-start Felix Hernandez, who is so good his disappointments are envied by lesser pitchers.
April 29, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Rays Closing Situation Muddled
Ernesto Frieri picked up his second save of the season on Wednesday night, as the game went 13 innings.
April 30, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Picks
James Seltzer calls Chris Sale a great buy - even at a steep price.
April 23, 2015
James Seltzer thinks Chicago's Chris Sale is a good buy, despite the high price.
April 22, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Betances Still Offers Value
Well, all of you Dellin Betances’ owners out there that were expecting a 40-save season? You can take comfort in knowing that Betances will at least nab a few saves here and there, while giving you dominant ratios and strikeouts.
April 15, 2015
The Saber's Edge: Checking the Radar Gun
Jeff Zimmerman analyzes the biggest gainers and decliners in fastball velocity this season, and he doesn't like what he sees from Koji Uehara's high-school fastball.
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.
February 23, 2015
A's Team Preview: Roller Coaster
The A's unloaded a number of their front-line players this offseason, but Sonny Gray remains among their core players.
February 17, 2015
Beating the Shift: Eight Late Targets
Chris Smith looks at potential value targets outside the Top 250 in Average Draft Position, including Colorado's Eddie Butler.
February 16, 2015
Farm Futures: Top 10 Prospects: AL West
In the third installment of his preseason Top 10 Prospects series, James Anderson looks at Houston's Carlos Correa and the AL West.
September 25, 2014
The Saber's Edge: The 2014 Report Card
Jeff Zimmerman looks back at his columns from 2014 to see the hits and misses, including his projected struggles for Evan Longoria.
August 19, 2014
MLB Barometer: Get Carter
Scott Jenstad doesn't want to talk about his slumping A's (but does anyhow), explains how to excel in the end game of a league, and pumps the value of the surging Chris Carter.
August 3, 2014
Draftster MLB: Trade Deadline Fallout and Weekly Picks
With trades shaking up the landscape a little, RotoWire's Chris Olson breaks down situations to take advantage of.
July 28, 2014
Daily Baseball 101: Breaking Down DraftKings Pitching
Michael Rathburn delves into the data to show you the best and worst pitching values on DraftKings
July 27, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Fly Hawaiian
Jedd Gyorko returns to the Padres on Monday for his first action since hitting the DL in early June.
July 26, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Darvish Still Dealing
Yu Darvish is having a down year that most pitchers would kill for, and this week he gets two starts.
July 22, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Petricka, Putnam Battle for Closing Duties
July 19, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Smooth Saling
As the second half gets into full swing, Chris Sale gets two teams this week that he usually dominates.
July 14, 2014
Daily Baseball 101: Breaking Down Vegas Data - Part I (Pitching)
RotoWire's Michael Rathburn dives deep into the numbers to find the best Vegas data pitching values.
July 11, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Here To Stay
Arismendy Alcantara is not merely an NL-only option. He is here for good and worthy of consideration in nearly all formats.
July 10, 2014
DraftKings MLB: Value Picks
Oakland's Sonny Gray is one of the starting pitchers Jerry Donabedian recommends targeting on DraftKings this weekend.
July 7, 2014
Daily Baseball 101: Evaluating DraftStreet Pitching
Michael Rathburn breaks down pitching on DraftStreet.
July 6, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Don Yan
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