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May 27, 2016
DFS Baseball 101: Learning to Properly Utilize BABIP
Juan Carlos Blanco explains how daily fantasy baseball players can use BABIP when trying to decide which hitters and pitchers to selected for their lineups.
May 23, 2016
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Tigers Lose Two Players
Both Miguel Cabrera and Jordan Zimmermann left Sundayís game against the Rays with injuries. Jeff Stotts believes that Zimmermann's is the more serious of the two.
May 19, 2016
DFS Baseball 101: How to Use wOBA
Juan Carlos Blanco explains how daily fantasy baseball players use wOBA to aid in their research for both hitters and pitchers.
The Z Files: Updated Top 20 Hitters
Todd Zola revises his rest-of-season projections based on changing contact rates and run-scoring environments, resulting in a big drop for his preseason top pick, Paul Goldschmidt.
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
With the Yankees facing off against the Athletics' Kendall Graveman, James Seltzer is all over their lefty outfielders.
May 17, 2016
MLB Barometer: Decisions, Decisions
After a painful Jose Berrios outing, Vlad Sedler reminds us to trust our instincts when it comes to setting lineups.
May 15, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Masahiro Tanaka has been up and down this season, but Juan Carlos Blanco explains why it's worth going with the Yankees' pitcher Sunday against the White Sox.
May 12, 2016
Regan's Rumblings: Revised Top 100 Fantasy Players
Stricken by writer's block, Dave Regan instead shifts his rumblings this week toward an updated rankings list of his Top 100 MLB fantasy players.
May 11, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Jay Bruce continues to hit righties well, and he has a solid matchup Wednesday against the Pirates to keep it going.
May 10, 2016
DFS Baseball 101: Building a System for Cash vs. GPP Hitters
Michael Rathburn checks in with his weekly advice on the Daily Fantasy Baseball front, which focuses on strategies for deploying hitters in different game formats.
May 7, 2016
Collette Calls: Breaking Down Chris Carter
Jason Collette analyzes Trogdor, who has improved his handling of fastballs this season, leading to a nice start to 2016.
May 3, 2016
DVR's Top 350: May Update
This time last year, Michael Conforto was in the Mets' minor league system. Where does he check in on the May update of the Top 350?
April 28, 2016
The Saber's Edge: Assessing Skills Growth, and Decline
Jeff Zimmerman analyzes hitters who have seen a skills growth or a skills decline this season and what it means for fantasy owners. Is time to give up on Justin Upton?
April 23, 2016
DFS Baseball 101: Hitter Selection Strategy
Choosing hitters in daily fantasy baseball isn't as simple as focusing on big name players or those on hitting streaks; knowing which stats to use in your research is one key to success.
April 20, 2016
Toeing the Line: Wednesday Betting Picks
Erik Siegrist highlights some interesting lines for Wednesday's games and looks at Jeremy Hellickson and the Phillies as an underdog play against the visiting Mets.
April 15, 2016
The Long Game: No Scrubs
Erik Siegrist uncovers a handful of widely available, overlooked big leaguers and prospects that could prove useful as the season wears on.
April 8, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Prince Fielder continues to slot into the heart of a dangerous lineup, and he's got a solid matchup Friday, according to RotoWire's Neil Parker.
April 7, 2016
The Saber's Edge: What to Watch in the Early Going
Yes, it's early, but Jeff Zimmerman has his eye on some specific stats and themes that can pay dividends. Find out why he's so interested in Billy Hamilton's groundball rate.
Regan's Rumblings: (Very) Early Overreactions
David Regan rumbles about some premature overreactions midway through the first week of the season.
April 4, 2016
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Headfirst Slide Hobbles Pollock
Jeff Stotts says the benefits of a headfirst slide donít outweigh the risks, as evidenced by D'Back A.J. Pollockís fractured elbow.
April 1, 2016
DFS Strategy: Mining for Value in Overlooked Areas
Paul Sporer reveals overlooked sources of value in DFS baseball as Opening Day approaches.
March 29, 2016
MLB Barometer: Keep an Eye on Edwin
Vlad Sedler has his eye on Edwin Encarnacion, who could end up a steal of the draft if his ADP keeps falling, provided he gets healthy, of course.
March 27, 2016
Collette Calls: AL Predictions
Jason Collette looks into his crystal ball for each team in the American League. How much will Michael Brantley earn in 2016?
March 23, 2016
The Z Files: A New Look At Pitching Tiers
Todd Zola breaks down how NFBC historical data led him to focus on ERA when assembling his pitching tiers, putting Clayton Kershaw in a tier all by himself
March 22, 2016
Collette Calls: AL Tout Wars Recap
Plans A and B went out the window early. Was Jason Collette able to adjust and build a winner in last weekend's AL Tout Wars auction?
DFS Baseball 101: Finding Value in the Nuances of Baseball
Michael Rathburn breaks down a few key situations for DFS players to take advantage of, including American League pitchers starting in National League parks.
March 13, 2016
MLB Prop Bets: Top Wagers for 2016
RotoWire's Erik Siegrist reviews the most interesting season-long prop bets for the upcoming baseball season, including whether to take the easy road and pick Bryce Harper for NL MVP.
March 9, 2016
The Saber's Edge: Jayson Werth > Mike Trout?
Jeff Zimmerman explains why benching Mike Trout for Jayson Werth is the right move when you consider the pitchers each face.
March 5, 2016
DFS Baseball 101: Beginnersí Research on Hitters
Michael Rathburn shows beginning DFS players how to do basic research on hitters that will make a huge difference as they play daily baseball this season.
March 3, 2016
Team Previews: AL Central
Jack Moore provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the AL Central. Can Eric Hosmer lead the Royals to a third straight pennant?
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