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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Vic Black's name.
February 17, 2015
Mets Team Preview: Getting Closer
The Mets are getting closer to contending, and a strong return by Matt Harvey from Tommy John surgery could go a long way towards them advancing near a playoff goal.
September 23, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Betting the House
Indians left-hander T.J. House hasn't gotten the publicity of Corey Kluber and Carlos Carrasco, but his late-season success has helped the Tribe remain on the edge of the Wild Card race.
September 16, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Juan For The Road
September 14, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: Stretch Run Pickups
Wilin Rosario just returned from the DL, and some of his owners may have been impatient with his performance and then his injury and might have dropped him, suggests RotoWire's Jan Levine.
September 8, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: A Pleasant Odor
Hyped young prospect Rougned Odor is starting to produce at the big-league level.
August 31, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: Soler Power
Jorge Soler and Javier Baez are two of the reasons why the Cubs' future is bright. Jan Levine suggests that you break the bank to get Soler if you can in your leagues.
August 28, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Drew For You!
As the season nears an end, Drew Smyly may offer you some much needed starting pitching help...
August 27, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Good Luck With O'Flaherty
July 7, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Freese Frame
June 18, 2014
Bats and Balls: Hitters to Target
David Ortiz's string of .300 seasons likely will end this year, but he's not lost at the plate and his luck should turn at some point.
June 15, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: Potential New Closer
Neil Ramirez has picked up two saves for the Cubs and is striking out batters at a prolific rate. Jan Levine tells you his potential bid on Ramirez in this week's column.
June 11, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Something's Not (Wain)wright Here
The Cardinals' Adam Wainwright returned to St. Louis for an MRI on his elbow after Tuesday's start, with the results coming back clean.
June 9, 2014
Rounding Third: Week 11 Primer
Is chasing saves on the waiver wire a fool's game? Sadly, Jeff Erickson is just that fool in the NFBC this year, and this week he chased after the Diamondbacks' possible saves if Addison Reed's tired arm persists.
June 1, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Plouffe Positive
FAAB Factor-NL: And the Oscar Goes To ...
Who will be the lucky winner in FAAB bidding on the Cardinals' Oscar Taveras this week? RotoWire's Jan Levine tells you how much he would bid if given the opportunity.
May 29, 2014
Mound Musings: Fraud Alert
Is it easier to spot the future star or the flavor of the month? And where does that leave Dallas Keuchel?
May 28, 2014
Behind the Backstop: Same Old Beckett?
Is Josh Beckett back to his pre-injury form? Tory Hernandez takes a look in the return of Behind the Backstop.
May 27, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Jesus Saves
Jesus Aguilar figures to be the greatest beneficiary of Nick Swisher and Carlos Santana hitting the DL, according to Adam Wolf.
May 26, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Great Britton
Zach Britton has a line on all the Orioles' saves, making him criminally underowned.
May 25, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Adam's Not Done Yet
April 24, 2014
Mound Musings: WHIP it Good
Mike Minor is close to returning to the Braves, and a solid defense behind him should help keep his WHIP low.
April 20, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: Change of Scenery
Ike Davis gets a fresh start in Pittsburgh - how much does Jan Levine think you should bid on him?
April 17, 2014
Mound Musings: Swing and a Miss
Brad "Bogfella" Johnson talks about why strikeout potential is an important part in evaluating fantasy relevance of starting pitchers
March 30, 2014
FAAB Factor - NL: Big Bid on Dee Gordon?
Does Dee Gordon merit a big bid this week after he won the Dodgers' starting second base job? Jan Levine breaks it down for us in his initial column of the season.
March 14, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: Opportunity Knocks
The rash of injuries in the Braves' rotation has opened up an unexpected competition this spring.
February 21, 2014
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?
February 17, 2014
2014 Mets Team Preview: Another Growth Year
Matt Harvey's Tommy John surgery is one of the reasons why the Mets will have to wait another year to contend.
December 21, 2013
Collette Calls: Closing Time
Jason Collette looks around the league at each team's closing situation, including the added depth behind Koji Uehara in Boston.
September 26, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Medica Aid
September 1, 2013
Monday Lineup Card: Hamming It Up on the Big Stage
Speed maven Billy Hamilton will be promoted to the majors Monday.
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