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Fantasy Articles Featuring Luis Valbuena

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Luis Valbuena's name.

Collette Calls: Grading the AL Predictions

Jason Collette looks back at his 15 predictions for the Americanl League this year. Some, like the prediction for Michael Brantley, proved prescient, others did not.

Regan's Rumblings: That's a Wrap

Dave Regan rumbles one last time this year, this time focusing on some of the biggest free agents of the upcoming offseason and what their fantasy impact could look like in 2017.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist takes a look at the AL free agent pool as the trade deadline nears and notes that no one's fantasy outlook improved more than Dellin Betances.

The Long Game: Odds and Sods

Erik Siegrist discusses a few topics of interest to keeper league owners including which prospects seem poised to inherit big league jobs after the trade deadline.

MLB Barometer: It's All Right To Be Wrong

Erik Siegrist explains why being wrong isn't always a bad thing in fantasy baseball and notes that Matt Moore might finally be fully recovered from his Tommy John surgery.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist sees a lot of turmoil, and a lot of bidding opportunities, in AL bullpens this week as Wade Davis was just the first of three elite closers to break down heading into the All-Star break.

Minor League Barometer: Midsummer Prospecting

Jesse Siegel tunes us into what's happening with some of the minors' most interesting prospects this week as the calendar flips to July.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays

Juan Carlos Blanco finds a lot of excellent BvP matchups on Saturday's slate, including Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford at home against the Phillies and Jeremy Hellickson.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist reviews the available talent on AL waiver wires and notes that while Troy Tulowitzki has been a major disappointment as a Blue Jay, he still has too much upside to ignore.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Clay Link takes us through some AL waiver-wire candidates for this week, including a plethora of Twins pitchers both in the bullpen and vying for a spot in the rotation.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: White Sox Set to Pop

Erik Siegrist breaks down his hitter rankings for the week, dominated by a trio of AL squads with eight and seven-game slates.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Clay Link looks at likely American League waiver-wire options, including a pair of widely available starters in Kansas City.

Regan's Rumblings: Prospect Check-in

Dave Regan gets his weekly rumblings on, this time about 10 high-profile prospects that he believes are set to make an impact sooner, rather than later.

The Saber's Edge: Assessing Skills Growth, and Decline

Jeff Zimmerman analyzes hitters who have seen a skills growth or a skills decline this season and what it means for fantasy owners. Is time to give up on Justin Upton?

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Clay Link looks at this week's free-agent targets, including Tampa Bay's Erasmo Ramirez, who should make the most of his starting opportunities the next couple months.

MLB Barometer: It's a Marathon, Not a Sprint

Vlad Sedler issues a friendly reminder to stay the course with struggling players early on, in addition to breaking down his risers and fallers in Week 2.

FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays

Juan Carlos Blanco finds some interesting contrarian plays on Tuesday's slate, including lefty slugger Lucas Duda facing Marlins ace Jose Fernandez

FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays

J.D. Martinez is in a prime spot hitting behind Miguel Cabrera, and he had a lot of success against lefties last season, setting him up nicely for Monday's game.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Brock Holt has scored over 20 fantasy points in two of his last three games and has a fine opportunity for his continued breakout Sunday in Toronto.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: Astros Ready to Blast Off

Erik Siegrist breaks down his hitting rankings for the upcoming week of games, highlighted by some attractive seven-game slates for the Nationals, Rangers and Astros.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Clay Link surveys the American League waiver wire where as Matt Shoemaker has worked his way into the Angels' rotation thanks to an injury to C.J. Wilson.

MLB Barometer: Keep an Eye on Edwin

Vlad Sedler has his eye on Edwin Encarnacion, who could end up a steal of the draft if his ADP keeps falling, provided he gets healthy, of course.

Collette Calls: AL Tout Wars Recap

Plans A and B went out the window early. Was Jason Collette able to adjust and build a winner in last weekend's AL Tout Wars auction?

MLB Barometer: Looking for ADP Bargains

Vlad Sedler looks for bargain players like St. Louis' Matt Holliday who have a good shot at outproducing their average draft position this season.

Team Previews: AL West

Paul Sporer provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the American League West. Can Mike Trout keep the Angels out of the division basement?

Farm Futures: AL West Top 10s

James Anderson highlights the disparity in the farm systems of the AL West, from the threadbare Angels' list to a Rangers' top 10 in which slugger Joey Gallo can't even land the number one spot

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.

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.

FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays

Kevin Payne's picks for Monday's slate include Adam Jones, a must-start against lefties.

AL FAAB Factor: 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.