NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Mike Trout's name.
April 26, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Picks
Hanley Ramirez is averaging 4.9 fantasy points per game over his last five, and RotoWire's Benny Ricciardi says he's a great FanDuel value on Sunday.
April 25, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks
Joel Bartilotta is going with value Saturday night, including a low-priced Carlos Gonzalez who might never be cheaper.
April 23, 2015
Bats & Balls: Quick Takes Around the Majors
David Regan sizes up each team in the early going, and he has little hope that Ryan Braun can do much to avoid becoming the worst contract in the majors.
April 18, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Plays
Joel Bartilotta finds a stacking option for Saturday in Kyle Seager and the Mariners against woeful Rangers pitchers Colby Lewis.
April 16, 2015
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.
April 14, 2015
In Some Depth: Platoons, Depth Charts and Batting Orders
Ryan Eisner reviews first-week lineups and platoon situations and finds some hidden values, especially in a potent Toronto offense.
FanDuel MLB: Harvey Day
Ronny Mor's Tuesday selections, featuring Mets phenom Matt Harvey against the woeful Phillies.
April 11, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Values
Joel Bartilotta picks the Saturday night slate and sees a great stacking opportunity with the Rangers against Roberto Hernandez.
April 10, 2015
DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays
Albert Pujols isn't the player he once was, but Jerry Donabedian doesn't think there should be 16 higher-priced first basemen this weekend.
April 7, 2015
MLB Barometer: Hahn Solo
Vlad Sedler looks for the breakout starting pitchers of 2015 who can be this year's Corey Kluber.
April 2, 2015
Minor League Barometer: Now or Never for Souza
Jesse Siegel is not sold on Steven Souza, who has had a poor spring and is getting old for a prospect at nearly 26.
April 1, 2015
Collette Calls: 30 AL Predictions
Jason Collette lays out bold picks for every AL team for 2015, including a big call for Toronto's Drew Hutchison.
March 31, 2015
Over/Under Win Total Bets for 2015: Faith in Oakland Leads Eight Picks
RotoWire President Peter Schoenke gives his annual take on MLB over/under bets. He's won 66.7 percent of his bets over 14 years.
March 26, 2015
Bats & Balls: Debating the Cheat Sheet
Dave Regan takes issue with the RotoWire cheat sheet, highlighing players at each position he thinks should be ranked higher, like San Francisco's Brandon Belt.
March 21, 2015
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.
March 19, 2015
Bats & Balls: 10 (Somewhat) Bold Predictions
Dave Regan looks into his crystal ball for the upcoming season and sees some bold things in store for the likes of Paul Goldschmidt.
March 10, 2015
Collette Calls: LABR Draft Recap
Jason Collette analyzes the recent LABR auction and finds few bargains among power hitters as the league-wide drop in home runs is fueling fantasy inflation.
March 3, 2015
Beating the Shift: 5 Rules for Adopting a Dynasty Team
Chris Smith lays out his plan for taking over a dynasty-league team, including how to figure out when a great player like Mike Trout is worth dumping.
February 21, 2015
Collette Calls: Tax Season
Jason Collette looks at players carrying premium prices this spring, including Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong.
February 14, 2015
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.
February 13, 2015
Angels Team Preview: Uphill Battle?
The Angels ran away with the AL West last year before running into the Royals' buzzsaw in the playoffs. This year they're already dealing with injuries to Garrett Richards and Josh Hamilton, and adjusting to the Howie Kendrick trade.
February 9, 2015
Farm Futures: Top 10 Prospects: AL Central
James Anderson shifts his focus to the AL Central as he continues his six-part series looking at each organization's top-10 prospects heading into the 2015 season.
February 3, 2015
The Long Game: Found Money
Brad Boxberger was tremendous in a setup capacity last season, and now he might be the Rays' closer to begin 2015 while Jake McGee recovers from his elbow injury.
January 31, 2015
How the NFBC Main Event Was Won: Learning from the Past
Scott Jenstad takes a look back at the NFBC Main Event winning squad from 2014 to prepare for the upcoming season.
January 30, 2015
Collette Calls: The Age 27 Theory
Should you target players entering their Age 27 season? Jason Collette breaks it down...
January 29, 2015
Stathead vs. Scout: The Dividing Line
Co-hosts of the Short Hops podcast, Derek VanRiper and Bernie Pleskoff weigh in on the players they disagree about for the 2015 season.
January 27, 2015
Bargain Basement Bats: The 2014 Disappointments
Vlad Sedler looks for value -- and players to stay away from -- coming off of disappointing 2014 campaigns. Is Jedd Gyorko primed for a rebound?
January 19, 2015
Collette Calls: The Chosen 10
Fresh off of last week's Hall of Fame announcement, Jason Collette puts the top of the draft board under a microscope. Did Miguel Cabrera make the cut?
The Wheelhouse: 25 Things You Should Know Before Draft Day
Derek VanRiper shares some of the tools that he uses to prepare during the offseason, along with some early discoveries about the player pool heading into 2015.
January 15, 2015
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?
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