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Fantasy Articles Featuring Mike Trout

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Mike Trout's name.

MLB Barometer: Building Around Kershaw

Vlad Sedler's final preseason Barometer focuses on how to plan a draft around Clayton Kershaw and discusses the late-March shifts in pitcher ADPs.

Oak's Corner: KDS, Targets and Fades

Scott Jenstad focuses on KDS strategy, fades and targets, including late-rounder Brandon Crawford who, Jenstad notes, in a 15-team league might be the perfect guy to toss in the MI slot.

The Z Files: Money Management and Auction Strategy

Todd Zola offers his views on how to manage your resources effectively at the auction table, and how to budget properly for an ace pitcher like Madison Bumgarner.

The Saber's Edge: Stars are the Riskiest Picks

Jeff Zimmerman's analysis of playing time and risk contradicts what most fantasy owners believe -- the top players are not the safest draft picks. Which players are?

MLB Barometer: Mining the Outfield

Vlad Sedler's latest Barometer breaks down the outfield by ADP, pointing out profit potential in players like the Royals' oft-injured Lorenzo Cain.

The Wheelhouse: NL LABR Review

DVR enters 2017 without a $30 player on his NL LABR roster, but could Trevor Story prove to be an early value in Year 2 at $26?

The Wheelhouse: AL LABR Review

Clay Link reviews his AL LABR auction. What was the plan going in? Did he ute?

Top 250 Dynasty League Rankings

James Anderson offers up his overall rankings for deep dynasty leagues, and puts Corey Seager firmly in the top 10 after his breakout 2016.

The Z Files: An Interview With... Me

Todd Zola interviews noted fantasy expert Todd Zola about the results of the AL and NL LABR auctions, and explains why he wasn't surprised that Jose Altuve went for more than Mike Trout.

Regan's Rumblings: Mock Draft Analysis

Dave Regan rumbles about his first mock draft of the preseason, detailing how things panned out round-by-round.

Collette Calls: AL LABR Review

Jason Collette investigates three fascinating aspects of the recent AL LABR auction -- speed, closers and shiny new toys. How much of a premium did Andrew Benintendi cost?

The Z Files: Optimizing Your Draft with KDS

Todd Zola looks at the Kentucky Derby System for assigning draft slots, and admits that Nolan Arendado is one of the few players he likes more than drafting at the wheel.

The Wheelhouse: Finding Steals, AL Edition

In the second of a two-part series, Derek VanRiper takes a team-by-team look at the potential sources of steals for each American League team.

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.

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.

Baseball Draft Kit: Picks & Pans

Joe Sheehan examines players he's targeting and avoiding in 2017 -- including an ace on the north side of Chicago.

The Wheelhouse: Utilizing Barrel Rate

Derek VanRiper takes a look at one slice of the new MLB Statcast data with the hope of finding undervalued bats for 2017.

2017 Rebound Candidate: Bryce Harper

Bryce Harper had a fine season but fell short of high expectations. What caused his mammoth drop in batting average? Is he still a first-round pick? Tim Heaney doesn't think these are clown questions, bro.

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.

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.

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.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Evan Longoria has a home run in three straight games, and he has an excellent matchup Sunday against the Orioles to try and make it four in a row.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks

Angels starter Alex Meyer has struggled against right-handed hitters this season, which should lead fantasy players to the Blue Jays' Edwin Encarnacion on Sunday.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

With the Cardinals sending Mike Leake to the mound Saturday, Juan Blanco is stacking Giants, including outfielder Hunter Pence.

Regan's Rumblings: Offseason Thoughts

Dave Regan uses one of his last rumblings of the year to look ahead to the offseason and share some of his thoughts about some potential transactions that could occur involving big-name players.

Regan's Rumblings: Can They Keep it Up in 2017?

Dave Regan rumbles this week about players that have shown the biggest improvement this season and whether they can continue that success into 2017.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks

Juan Carlos Blanco targets Wednesday's rookie hurlers and has no problem paying top dollar for Mike Trout as he welcomes the A's Jharel Cotton to the big leagues.

DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks

Yasmany Tomas has hit lefties very well this season, and he now gets to face one at Coors Field in a game that should feature plenty of runs.