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Fantasy Articles Featuring Masahiro Tanaka

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Masahiro Tanaka's name.

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.

FAAB Factor - AL: Mediocre Shortstops Abound

Jake Marisnick and the Astros are stealing a ton of bases, writes RotoWire's Andrew Martinez in this week's edition of AL FAAB Factor.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Marisnick Swings a Hot Stick

Pitching Value Meter: Two Starts for Kluber

Paul Sporer ranks the coming week's starting pitchers, but is two home starts enough to make Corey Kluber the AL's top-ranked hurler?

Daily Baseball 101: How to Pick a Starting Pitcher

Michael Rathburn pours over the numbers and explains why picking an elite pitcher like Felix Hernandez is almost always the best way to go in cash games.

Thursday Lineup Card: Betances Still Offers Value

Well, all of you Dellin Betances’ owners out there that were expecting a 40-save season? You can take comfort in knowing that Betances will at least nab a few saves here and there, while giving you dominant ratios and strikeouts.

Pitching Value Meter: Harvey Invisible in Late Innings

Paul Sporer lays out the week's pitcher rankings and says the only thing holding back Matt Harvey is that he's not going deep into games.

Saturday Lineup Card: Travis To The Top

Chris Benzine discusses why Devon Travis is worth a pickup among other things in Saturday's lineup card.

DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays

Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian offers up his favorite pitchers, batters, and lineup stacks for the upcoming weekend.

Bats & Balls: Will the Slow Starters Recover?

Dave Regan looks at players like Mike Zunino who have started this season slowly and whether they will turn things around.

MLB Barometer: Only Fools Rush In

Vlad Sedler -- and Elvis -- advise against snap decisions based on small sample sizes, like the slow start of Giancarlo Stanton.

Sunday Lineup Card: Recycling Closers

Joakim Soria becomes the latest in a line of reused relievers.

Sunday Lineup Card: Recycling Closers

Joakim Soria becomes the latest in a line of reused relievers.

Pitching Value Meter: Slow Week for Kershaw

Paul Sporer delivers his weekly pitcher rankings and finds only one starter worthy of jumping Clayton Kershaw in a one-start week. Who is it?

Series to Watch: Jays vs. Orioles

In his RotoWire writing debut, Doug Thorburn breaks down the weekend series between the Jays and Orioles.

Mound Musings: Surprises Are In Store?

How many of this spring's big surprises will turn into real values? Brad Johnson discusses.

Monday Lineup Card: Let's Grilli for MLB's First Full Slate

Pitching Value Meter: Kicking Off the 2015 Season

Paul Sporer is back with the inaugural Value Meter for 2015, and familiar faces top the list, like Felix Hernandez, who takes on two division foes in Week 1.

MLB Barometer: All-Undervalued Team

Vlad Sedler looks at players who are being overlooked this draft season, including breakout candidate Jake Marisnick.

RotoWire Roundtable: March Top 350

RotoWire's group of baseball experts is back with its latest roundtable rankings, in which Nolan Arenado, among others, takes a big jump up the list.

The Long Game: Inflation Busters

Erik Siegrist discusses how to best attack auctions in leagues where inflation has greatly raised the prices of many stars.

Bats & Balls: Busts to Avoid

David Regan turns his attention to overvalued players this week and finds Jose Abreu as one of the biggest names to avoid this season.

Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the AL East

Brad Johnson makes the case that drafting Masahiro Tanaka and his questionable elbow is worth the risk at what likely will be a reduced draft-day price.

RotoWire Roundtable: Valentine's Edition of the Top 350

The first installment of the Roundtable Rankings are up for 2015! Check out the panel's divide on Mookie Betts, among others.

Yankees Team Preview: Multiple Health Concerns

The Yankees' chances of competing in the AL East could depend on Masahiro Tanaka's health this season, according to RotoWire's Jason Braverman.

Injury Risk: Players to Avoid

In his annual column, Jeff Stotts plants the red flags around the players to avoid on draft day in 2015.

Overseas Scouting Report: The Next Wave

Patrick Newman and Peter Schoenke examine the players poised to make the move from Asia or Cuba to MLB. Is there another player like Yasiel Puig in this year's crop of talent?

15-Team Magazine Mock: ADP Stock Watch

Clay Link compares the results of our 15-Team Magazine Mock to the early NFBC Average Draft Position (ADP) data.

Rounding Third: Revisiting Early Starting Pitchers

Jeff Erickson looks back at 2014 to review the benefits and drawbacks of targeting starting pitchers early in drafts.

Rounding Third: The RotoWire 200

Jeff Erickson's initial set of top 200 overall rankings for 2015 predictably has Mike Trout on top, but who follows after Trout?