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Fantasy Articles Featuring Stephen Strasburg

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Stephen Strasburg's name.

Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the NL East

Brad Johnson breaks down each pitching staff in the NL East and discusses how much of a discount he would need to draft Stephen Strasburg this season.

The Z Files: The Art and Science of Draft Strategy

Todd Zola delves into his process when it comes to draft prep and strategy, and explains why Trea Turner isn't likely to land on any of his rosters.

Regan's Rumblings: Sleepers and Busts

Dave Regan rumbles this week about his obligatory sleepers and busts for the upcoming 2017 campaign.

Pitching 3D: Starting Pitchers 11-21

Doug Thorburn reveals his starting pitchers ranked 11-21 using his unique methodology for judging hurlers. Where does Stephen Strasburg rank?

Baseball Draft Kit: Building a Winning Pitching Staff

In his annual pitching primer, David Regan shares his tips for building a winning pitching staff.

Baseball Draft Kit: Injured Players to Avoid

Jeff Stotts' annual report highlights injured players that are unlikely to provide significant profit in 2017.

The Z Files: Early Auction Trends

Todd Zola reviews some data from early NFBC auctions, and recommends spending what it takes to lock up a high-strikeout ace like Max Scherzer.

Baseball Draft Kit: Lessons from 10 Years in the NFBC

Scott Jenstad reveals some of the strategic approach that has fueled his success in the NFBC over the past decade.

The Z Files: First Draft, Part Three

Todd Zola recounts how he and Derek Van Riper continued filling out their roster in the 2017 season's first draft, including waiting until the 19th round to fill first base with the Astros' A.J. Reed.

The Z Files: Calculated Risks

Todd Zola continues analyzing the strategy behind the picks he and Derek Van Riper have made in the first draft of the 2017 season, and gets out of his comfort zone with young slugger Miguel Sano.

The Z Files: Is It 2017 Already?

Todd Zola recaps some of the decisions he and Derek Van Riper have made as they take part in the very first draft of the 2017 season, but nabbing Mike Trout with the first overall pick was one of the easiest ones.

Mound Musings: The Kids on Parade Watch List for 2016

In one of his favorite columns of the year, Brad Johnson compiles a list of young pitchers who he believes will make a big impact once they’re firmly in the majors, including Dodger Julio Urias.

The Z Files: DVR, Todd, You're On the Clock

Todd Zola ponders what to do with the first pick in the very first draft of the 2017 season, and how the market will value a breakout player like Jonathan Villar.

MLB Barometer: Was Aces High a Bust?

Vlad Sedler looks at how this year's popular draft strategy of picking multiple ace pitchers in the early rounds worked out. That and more in this week's Barometer.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine takes a look at the National League free agent pool this week, and who you might be able to squeeze some value out of with the season nearing a close.

Pitching 3D: Get to Know September Callups

Doug Thorburn puts the spotlight on two young prospects who will finish the season in the majors, including the Rockies' Jeff Hoffman, who is trying to become a successful pitcher at Coors Field.

Mound Musings: I Was Born a Ramblin’ Man

With the season winding down, Brad Johnson takes this week to discuss a few of his favorite topics, including the “Do No Harm Principle,” in which he uses Clayton Kershaw and Alfredo Simon as examples.

MLB Barometer: 2016's All-Value & All-Bust Teams

Vlad Sedler names his All-Value and All-Bust teams for 2016. Jackie Bradley Jr. was an easy pick for the former, but who else outplayed their ADPs?

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Strasburg's Short Return From DL

The Nationals’ Stephen Strasburg was pulled early from his last game with an elbow injury. Jeff Stotts warns that until he addresses the root of his elbow issues, owners should look for this to be a repetitive problem.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine's look at the week's free-agent options includes the Mets' Curtis Granderson, who is helping key New York's pennant push.

Mound Musings: A Who's Who of Rotation Aces for Draft Day 2017

Brad Johnson details his top three draft-board arms for next year in both National and American Leagues. At the top of his list is Clayton Kershaw, who Johnson believes will continue to have major first-round impact.

The Saber's Edge: Making Sense of Pitch Spin Values

Jeff Zimmerman jumps into the deep pool of spin-rate data to find out what it means for pitchers and fantasy owners. What does spin rate tell us?

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Phillips Injures Foot

Cardinals second baseman Brandon Phillips was sidelined after he fouled a ball of his foot. Jeff Stotts recommends downgrading him.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine explores his free agent waiver pickup options of the week in the National League with around a month left in the 2016 campaign.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: Cleveland Rocks

Erik Siegrist breaks down his hitting rankings for this week, topped by some attractive seven-game slates for the Indians, Rockies, Cardinals and Mariners.

Mound Musings: See You in September?

Brad Johnson examines pitchers who might be worth a look for your fantasy team during the season’s final month, including Texas Ranger Derek Holland, who came back from injury in late August.

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Impact of Expanded Rosters

Jeff Stotts explains that MLB roster expansions can lead to injured players being treated more conservatively, which creates missed opportunities for statistical contributions. Baltimore’s Chris Tillman is one such player.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine takes a look at the National League free agent pool this week with a special focus on the looming September call-ups that could make an impact.

The Saber's Edge: Planning for the Stretch Run

Jeff Zimmerman reviews strategies for competing in September and how to best take advantage of things like innings limits and trades.

Regan's Rumblings: Previewing September Callups

Dave Regan shifts his rumbling toward the upcoming September call-ups and looks at some players who might be able to make an immediate fantasy impact.