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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Luis Valbuena's name.
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.
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
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Selections
Ronny Mor likes Chris Archer against the Yankees and Kendrys Morales at a substantial discount.
May 5, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Embrace the Platoon
May 4, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Power Plouffe Play
FanDuel MLB: Monday Picks
Kevin Payne likes Mark Trumbo, even at a premium price.
May 3, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Swooning for Swihart
Boston's Blake Swihart is Monday's recommended pickup after the Red Sox called him up from the minors in the wake of Ryan Hanigan's injury.
May 2, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Ethier Packs A Punch
Dodgers outfielder makes the ideal fill-in for injured stars.
May 1, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Don't Dwell on Swell Odubel
Odubel Herrera has become started the season strong, and Chris Benzine discusses why he shouldn't sit on your waiver wire.
April 30, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Pillar, Not Millar!
Considering the injury history of some Blue Jaysí players, namely Michael Saunders and Jose Bautista, Pillar is worth a snag for depth.
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 27, 2015
MLB Barometer: Down the Rabbit Hole
Back to the grind with Vlad Sedler, who is impressed with Mark Teixiera's early-season production
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