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Collette Calls: Analyzing Pitcher K Rates

Jason Collette investigates strikeout rates to determine whether the impressive early starts from pitchers like Danny Duffy are to be trusted.

The Wheelhouse: DFS Breakdown - 4/26

Another rainout Wednesday took one of the best starting pitching options of the board, but Derek VanRiper has a few backup plans in mind for Wednesday's slate.

FantasyDraft MLB: Wednesday Values

There are not many elite pitching options on Wednesday's slate, which is why Greg Vara is going to pay up for Noah Syndergaard.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two-Start Kershaw is Tops

Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings features none other than Clayton Kershaw on top as the Dodgers hurler has two starts this week.

Collette Calls: Real vs. Mirage

Jason Collette looks at pitchers who have made changes to their arsenals this season and whether their early success is for real. Is Ervin Santana doomed to falter?

DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks

Neil Parker brings us his best picks for Thursday, highlighted by a trio of M's as they open their series on the road in Oakland.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks

Greg Vara takes a look at Thursday's slate and thinks Freddie Freeman's hot start and track record against Stephen Strasburg make him worth rostering despite the potentially tough matchup.

FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values

Jay Bruce continues to hit righties well, and he has a solid opportunity to take further advantage Thursday against the Phillies.

Regan's Rumblings: Random Thoughts

Dave Regan uses his weekly rumblings to discuss a variety of topics, including breaking down 10 pitchers -- like the D-Backs' Robbie Ray -- that could be poised for a breakout season.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Max Delivery

Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitcher as Washington's Max Scherzer could have a big week with matchups against a couple of whiff-prone teams.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

Juan Carlos Blanco subs in for Monday's DraftKings selections, looking to the Nats' Daniel Murphy for value at home against the Cards.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Lester Gets Two at Home

Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Cubs' Jon Lester gets two starts at friendly Wrigley Field. Is that enough to make him this week's top starter?

MLB Barometer: One Man's NFBC

Vlad Sedler's first Barometer of the regular season follows his NFBC Main Event draft, which saw D-Backs star Paul Goldschmidt fall to him at pick 13.

Collette Calls: AL Tout Wars Recap

Jason Collettte reviews his strategy and results from his recent AL Tout Wars auction. Will Jose Altuve lead him to the Tout Wars title?

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kicking Off the 2017 Season

Todd Zola ranks Week 1's starting pitchers as Chris Archer has a fortunate opening with two home starts in what he hopes will be a rebound campaign.

Mound Musings: Hold on There!

Brad Johnson looks at relievers he believes could step into the closerís gig at some point in the season but in the meantime deserve attention right out of the gate like Oakland's Sean Doolittle.

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.

Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the AL West

In Brad Johnsonís final week of division deep dives, he takes a look at the American League West, featuring injured Angels closer Huston Street, who will miss the beginning of the season.

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.

MLB Barometer: Preseason Tenets

In 2017's first edition of the Barometer, Vlad Sedler offers his advice for a successful draft season and dives into underpriced players at catcher and first base, like the South Siders' Jose Abreu.

The Long Game: Making Profitable Decisions

Erik Siegrist discusses how to evaluate players and salaries for keeper leagues. For instance, is there a price at which keeping Carlos Correa is no longer profitable?

Collette Calls: Analyzing Last Year's New Pitches

Jason Collette analyzes pitchers who added a new pitch to their arsenals last season and what difference, if any, it made. Why didn't Michael Wacha's new cutter help him more?

Pitching 3D: Pitchers 61-70

Doug Thorburn looks at his next set of pitcher rankings using his unique combination of mechanics, stuff and stats. Will Hisashi Iwakuma bounce back or is he in permanent decline?

The Saber's Edge: Predicting High-ERA Pitchers

Jeff Zimmerman looks for the traits that could determine which pitchers will struggle with an ERA greater than their ERA estimators. Is Shelby Miller doomed?

Collette Calls: Mixed LABR Recap

Jason Collette explains each pick that he and Paul Sporer made in Monday's Mixed LABR draft. Who did they pass up Bryce Harper for in the first round?

2017 Rebound Candidate: Felix Hernandez

Tim Heaney analyzes whether Felix Hernandez can bounce back after a dreadful season last year. Does the crown still fit the King?

Collette Calls: AL Bold Predictions

Jason Collette makes a bold prediction for every American League team. Tyler Naquin owners are not going to be happy.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks

Juan Carlos Blanco spots a lot of favorable matchups on Wednesday's slate, including Joey Votto against the struggling Mike Leake.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: To the Max

Paul Sporer had a little trouble pushing the brilliant Max Scherzer to the top of the list in his last starting pitcher rankings of the season.