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June 22, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker explores Thursday's slate, suggesting a trio of Cubs on the road in south Florida.
June 21, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: 10 Players With Suprisingly High WARs
Dave Regan rumbles about 10 players with surprisingly high WARs as the halfway-mark of the season approaches.
June 20, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Come Sale Away
Derek VanRiper looks at Tuesday's slate and wonders if there is a viable cash-game option other than Chris Sale.
June 13, 2017
MLB Barometer: Attention to Detail
Vlad Sedler shares his MLB Barometer, focusing on the importance of attention to detail when it comes to managing your fantasy roster before getting into his weekly risers and fallers.
June 11, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Miguel Sano has a ridiculous 51 percent hard-contact rate against right-handed pitchers this season, and he looks primed to keep it going Sunday against the Giants.
June 1, 2017
The Z Files: Rest-of-Season Risers, Hitting Edition
Todd Zola takes a look at the hitters whose outlook for the rest of the year has improved the most from his initial projections, including Mets outfielder Michael Conforto.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Juan Carlos Blanco digs into Thursday's slate and expects Paul Goldschmidt to provide Marlins left-hander Jeff Locke with a rude welcome in his 2017 debut.
May 26, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
Max Scherzer is very expensive on FantasyDraft's Friday slate, but Juan Blanco explains why fantasy managers should pay up for the Nationals ace.
May 24, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Chris Bennett delivers his FanDuel selections for Wednesday, honing in on the M's Kyle Seager against a potentially vulnerable Tanner Roark of the Nats.
May 23, 2017
MLB Barometer: Catching Lightning in a Bottle
It's MLB Barometer time again, with Vlad Sedler checking in this week about the importance of buying low on the waiver wire while the window of opportunity remains open.
May 19, 2017
DFS Baseball 101: Identifying Cash-Game Hitters
Michael Rathburn shares his research process for identifying consistent hitters in cash games. Why does it usually make sense to pay up for an elite bat at first base?
May 16, 2017
MLB Barometer: Profit Off Rockies' Good Problem
Vlad Sedler's weekly look around the majors includes a peek at the good problem the Rockies will soon have, which could make it time for fantasy owners to start shopping Mark Reynolds.
May 14, 2017
Todd Frazier's batting average continues to lag, but his power gives him solid upside, which could be on display Sunday against the Padres.
May 12, 2017
Oak's Corner: Cargo Struggles in Colorado
Scott Jenstad takes an in-depth look at the week in baseball and examines the hitting struggles of Rockies right fielder Carlos Gonzalez.
May 8, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Greg Vara delivers his best value picks for Monday, including the Rockies' Charlie Blackmon at Coors against the Cubs.
May 2, 2017
MLB Barometer: Judge, Jury, Executioner
Aaron Judge is off to a huge start for the Yankees, and Vlad Sedler likes his chances of clearing 30 homers in his rookie campaign. That and more in this week's Barometer.
FantasyDraft MLB: Tuesday Values
Tyler Glasnow will be on the mound for the Pirates, which means Greg Vara is looking to Joey Votto as the centerpiece of a potential Reds stack.
April 29, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Adam Zdroik reviews Saturday's slate and thinks Anthony Rizzo and the Cubs should be involved in another high-scoring affair at Fenway Park.
April 25, 2017
The Wheelhouse: DFS Breakdown - 4/25
With one rainout already confirmed, Derek VanRiper breaks down the rest of Tuesday's 13-game slate.
April 24, 2017
MLB Barometer: Brave New World
Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman has been raking like a superstar, convincing RotoWire's Vlad Sedler that he's heading for first-round status in next year's drafts.
April 21, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Jose Bautista has really struggled this season, but Greg Vara explains why he could start turning it around Friday against the Angels.
March 16, 2017
The Long Game: Auction Prep and the Success Cycle
Erik Siegrist details how to manage different aspects of your keeper-league roster in this edition of The Long Game.
January 30, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Building Around Kershaw
Derek VanRiper looks back at his team from the FSTA Draft and considers the implications of drafting Clayton Kershaw in Round 1.
September 22, 2016
Regan's Rumblings: Hardware Time
Dave Regan uses his rumblings this week to briefly reminisce on the career of Vin Scully before diving into who he would give his awards to for this season.
September 18, 2016
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist notes a lot of arms who could be available to help your staff's stretch run, including a revitalized Taijuan Walker.
August 30, 2016
MLB Barometer: Is Betts No. 1 in 2017?
Vlad Sedler looks ahead to 2017 and how the first round of a 12-team fantasy draft might shake out. Is Mookie Betts the No. 1 overall pick?
August 28, 2016
Erik Siegrist looks at the AL free agent pool prior to September call-ups and finds a trio of veteran outfielders making a late push to save their seasons, including the Tigers' Justin Upton.
With the Nationals sending a rookie spot starter to the mound Sunday, Juan Carlos Blanco is looking to Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez for solid fantasy production.
August 22, 2016
Collette Calls: A Look at Middle Infield Power
Jason Collette analyzes the dramatic increase in power among middle infielders this season, including Washington's Daniel Murphy, who might be the biggest surprise in the National League.
August 9, 2016
MLB Barometer: Fantasy Trade Deadline Targets
Erik Siegrist looks at under-the-radar targets to help you in specific categories as your league's trade deadline approaches and is also amazed at the way Justin Verlander has turned back the clock.
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