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MLB Barometer: Ventura Two-Step

Velocity hounds love Yordano Ventura, and that love intensified after a great first start against the Rays. He gets two starts this week. See who else Vlad Sedler gave a thumbs up or thumbs down to this week.

Saturday Lineup Card: Josmil Ticket

Josmil Pinto went deep again Friday, in his second start of the season at DH.

Mound Musings: How to Find the Next Closer

Jim Johnson is already out in Oakland, but what should owners look for in closers-in-waiting?

Thursday Lineup Card: Solarte Sizzles

Yangervis Solarte has been a very pleasant surprise early on for the Yankees.

Behind the Numbers: Is Brandon Belt's Power for Real?

The answer to that and more as this week's edition tackles some early season observations.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Moore Trouble Ahead?

The news surfacing late Tuesday that Matt Moore is reportedly dealing a torn UCL and may need Tommy John surgery could spell doom for the Rays.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Open Pandora's Brox

Jonathan Broxton is expected to be activated Tuesday and assume the Reds' closing role in the absence of Aroldis Chapman.

MLB Barometer: Patience Is a Virtue

Vlad Sedler debuts on RotoWire. He discusses Giancarlo Stanton's hot start, the need to be patient and to avoid some of the early season Fool's Gold that's out there.

FAAB Factor-AL: On the Right Foot

Abraham Almonte got the Mariners' season started right and hasn't let up yet. Andrew Martinez suggests how much you should bid on him in this week's article.

Pitching Value Meter: Maximum Strength

Max Scherzer hit the trifecta this week -- two starts in pitchers' parks against the National League.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Unfortunate Setback For Kershaw

The Dodgers announced Tuesday ace Clayton Kershaw (back inflammation) would begin a two-to-three week rehab program, putting fantasy owners in a hole early on.

Pitching Value Meter: Kicking Off the 2014 Season

Justin Verlander looks poised this year to reclaim his former position as the top pitcher in the AL, but does that mean he is the top pitcher in this week's season debut of the Value Meter?

Spring Training Job Battles: Final Decisions

As teams near their season openers, the final cuts are being made and job battles have been decided. Brian Pelowski takes one last look around the league as spring training comes to an end.

Spring Training Job Battles: Opportunity Knocks

The rash of injuries in the Braves' rotation has opened up an unexpected competition this spring.

Mound Musings: AL West Spotlight

Is Yu Darvish a top-five pitcher? Should fantasy owners treat him as such in drafts? Do the walks matter?

2014 Mariners Team Preview: Here Comes Cano

Robinson Cano has 240 million reasons to smile in Seattle, but can he alone turn around the hopeless Mariners?

Spring Training Job Battles: An Early Look

Now that spring training is in full swing, Brian Pelowski looks around the league at jobs that are up for grabs. Can Miguel Sano become the Opening Day starter at third base in Minnesota?

Baseball Draft Kit: 2014 Impact Rookies

Tory Hernandez shares his favorites to earn Rookie of the Year honors in 2014, in what could prove to be a very deep and talented group of young players.

NFBC Trends: FSTA Draft Reactions

The NFBC's Greg Ambrosius took Billy Hamilton in the sixth round of the FSTA Experts draft last week.

Mound Musings: Kids on Parade Watch List

Taijuan Walker is one of the younger arms on this year's list of pitchers who made their marks in 2013, but he's also one of the best.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Every Rose Has Its Thornburg

Tyler Thornburg looks to continue his late-season surge while facing off against the Braves on Tuesday.

Pitching Value Meter: Season Finale

Adam Wainwright is on a roll in his last three starts and with two starts this week lands the NL's top spot in the season finale of the Pitching Value Meter.

Thursday Lineup Card: Take a Tango with Cashner

Pitching Value Meter: Max Value

Detroit's Max Scherzer will take a fourth attempt at win No. 20 this week with a matchup against the White Sox.

Saturday Lineup Card: A Slice Of Colby

FAAB Factor - AL: Ellsbury's Injury Opens the Door

Jacoby Ellsbury will be out for an extended period of time with his latest injury. Andrew Martinez tells you who to pick up in his place.

Saturday Lineup Card: Yo, What's With Gallardo?

Wednesday Lineup Card: Grilli Set to 'Preheat' For Now

The Pirates activated Jason Grilli from the DL on Tuesday, but he'll be used in middle relief initially while the Pirates stick with Mark Melancon at closer.

Minor League Barometer: Closing Out the Season

The Giants' Kyle Crick is among the next wave of upper-tier pitching prospets. Who else makes the grade?

House of Shlain: Organizational Top-10 Lists: AL

With Miguel Sano and Byron Buxton ascending in their system, the Twins may have the best collection of minor league talent in baseball. Nick Shlain takes a look around the American League and shares his top-10 from each organization.