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September 25, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Playoff Push Pickup, Pearceless
Chris Benzine discusses why Steve Pearce may be worth a pickup for the playoff push following his recent hot streak, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
September 21, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Kevin Payne's picks for Monday's slate include Adam Jones, a must-start against lefties.
September 20, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: New Shoe
Matt Shoemaker will return to the Angels' rotation Sunday, but is he worth a FAAB dart this late in the year? RotoWire's Andrew Martinez answers that question and more in this week's AL FAAB Factor.
September 12, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: Twin Killers
The Twins' productivity at home this season has Minnesota and its mashers like Brian Dozier atop this week's hitter rankings.
September 11, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Go With Stro, Man
Chris Benzine discusses why Marcus Stroman's return to the mound could make an impact in fantasy playoffs, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
August 24, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: The Wright Stuff
David Wright is Tuesday's Recommended Pickup after homering Monday in his first at-bat with the Mets since April.
August 23, 2015
FAAB Factor - AL: Spend the Big Bux
RotoWire's Andrew Martinez gives his thoughts on Byron Buxton and others in this week's AL FAAB Factor.
August 17, 2015
Kevin Payne suggests some bargains for Monday, including steady Indians rookie Francisco Lindor
August 11, 2015
In Some Depth: Schwarber's Gotta Play
The rise of Kyle Schwarber and return of Miguel Montero forces a shakeup in the Cubbies' lineup. Ryan Eisner has details.
August 2, 2015
FAAB Factor AL: Tulo-Git To Quit
AL-only leaguers have a lot to bid for this week, led by Troy Tulowitzki joining the Blue Jays.
July 27, 2015
MLB Barometer: Staying Focused
Vlad Sedler cautions against premature NFL obsession - you've got a baseball league to win!
July 22, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: McGee, Please!
Jake McGee has four saves on the year in a limited closerís capacity, but heís been golden as an 8th inning guy.
July 8, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: We Are Familia!
I bet you canít guess who is making a case as the most dominant closer in the game right now? Yep, Jeurys Familia!
July 7, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Cubs Give Motte a Shot
July 6, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Will the Real Corbin Please Stand Up?
Diamond Cuts: Cascading Motions
RotoWire's Jeff Stotts explains how the human body is like a Rube Goldberg machine and why that could leave Stephen Strasburg out for up to six weeks with his latest ailment.
MLB Barometer: Chicks Dig the Long Ball
Vlad Sedler projects the top home-run hitters for the second half. On which side of 40 will Baltimore's Chris Davis land?
July 5, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Santana Sharp in Return Sunday
Twins starter Ervin Santana allowed two runs on three hits and three walks with eight strikeouts over eight innings in his return from suspension Sunday against the Royals.
June 29, 2015
DraftKings MLB: Monday-Wednesday Value Plays
Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian Expects Some Fireworks At Camden Yards This Week
Fantasy 101: FanDuel Hitting Data
Michael Rathburn breaks down the data to help crack the hitting code in daily fantasy baseball on FanDuel, including when to stack teams like the Dodgers.
June 23, 2015
MLB Barometer: The Dog Days
Vlad Sedler is not burned out on baseball, but the midseason doldrums have arrived about five weeks early this season.
June 16, 2015
In Some Depth: It's Raining Prospects!
Some of the baseball's top prospects have debuted recently. Ryan Eisner wonders who's next.
June 8, 2015
MLB Barometer: The Wait is Over
The Carlos Correa era begins, and Vlad Sedler is giddy with anticipation. Plus: Chris Archer and Gerrit Cole join the ranks of true elite SPs.
June 5, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks
A weak pitching field on Friday leads to Jake Odorizzi as the most promising starter on FantasyAces.
DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays
Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian Can't Get Enough Of Jake Odorizzi
June 2, 2015
In Some Depth: A Second Look
Ryan Eisner takes another look at some of this season's key position battles. Plus, can Justin Bour offer Stanton lineup protection?
June 1, 2015
MLB Barometer: Would You Rather?
Vlad Sedler applies the principles of a middle-school game to crucial Roto decisions.
May 29, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: May Be Time for Maybin
Cameron Maybin's hot streak at the plate makes him an option in many leagues, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
May 16, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks
Joel Bartilotta is going all value all the way on a big 11-game Saturday night slate that features a cheap, cheap Jay Bruce in a favorable matchup.
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