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Fantasy Articles Featuring John Axford

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention John Axford's name.

Mound Musings: Trade Winds

Brad Johnson analyzes the Cueto, Hamels, Kazmir and Tulowitzki trades and what it means for fantasy owners.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Tulo-ronto

After a decade in Colorado, Troy Tulowitzki was stunningly moved to a new home late Monday night, as he'll join the Blue Jays' star-studded lineup

MLB Barometer: Staying Focused

Vlad Sedler cautions against premature NFL obsession - you've got a baseball league to win!

Saturday Lineup Card: Another Mets Prospect Promoted

Tuesday Lineup Card: Cheer Rios

Alex Rios's 2015 season has been characterized by injury and disappointment, but there's light at the end of the tunnel.

Bats & Balls: A Bullpen Walk-Through

David Regan offers up a status report on the closer situations for all 30 teams, including the woeful Reds who might be tempted to deal Aroldis Chapman.

Monday Lineup Card: Santana Sharp in Return Sunday

Twins starter Ervin Santana allowed two runs on three hits and three walks with eight strikeouts over eight innings in his return from suspension Sunday against the Royals.

Collette Calls: Managing Second-Half Expectations

Jason Collette looks at recent history to find some realistic projections for fantasy categories in the second half. For example, how many home runs should you expect from a player in the second half?

Saturday Lineup Card: Happy Fourth of July

Chris Benzine discusses Alejandro De Aza's recent hot streak and why you should consider him in some formats, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.

Mound Musings: Know When to Hold ‘Em

Brad Johnson is expecting big second-half performances from some slow-starting pitchers.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Don't Dig Your Own Grave

Saturday Lineup Card: Could Do Well With Welington

Chris Benzine discusses why Welington Castillo could be worth a look if you're in need of a catcher, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.

Monday Lineup Card: Man in the Bux

Byron Buxton made his MLB debut Sunday, going 0-for-4 with two strikeouts in the Twins' 4-3 win over the Rangers.

FAAB Factor - NL: Spending your (Ci)shekels

Steve Cishek is back in Miami, but he’s not closing yet. Is it worth speculating that he’ll regain his role? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's NL FAAB Factor.

Monday Lineup Card: Preston Tucker Must Hit Third

RotoWire's Ryan Rufe is impressed by Astros rookie Preston Tucker, who should be owned in more fantasy leagues.

Thursday Lineup Card: Axford No Longer Forgotten

The Rockies have only given John Axford two save chances since April 27, although Axford was quite successful and locked down both chances without issue.

Saturday Lineup Card: Time To Be Franco

Chris Benzine discusses why Maikel Franco may say everyday at-bats at third base, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.

Bats & Balls: A Look at the 30 Closer Situations

David Regan reviews each team's closer situation this week, including a look at what to make of the Marlins now that Steve Cishek has been jettisoned from the role.

Mound Musings: Take the Money and Run

Can Dallas Keuchel and Dan Haren keep this up? Brad Johnson says no.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Power Plouffe Play

FAAB Factor - NL: Throwing Darts

The Phillies are activating Chad Billingsley this week, but do you want him? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's edition of NL FAAB Factor.

Mound Musings: Chicks - and Bogfella - dig Strikeouts!

Brad Johnson on the many advantages of the K. Also - how will the Cards replace Wainwright?

Bats & Balls: Is Bryce Harper the New Jack Cust?

David Regan looks at storylines from the first month and wonders if Bryce Harper has become a three-true-outcomes player.

FAAB Factor - NL: Which Dodger Do You Want?

Ian Kennedy is back, but is he available in your league? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's edition of NL FAAB.

Saturday Lineup Card: Eyeing the Axe

Chris Benzine discusses why it's worth keeping an eye on the Rockies' closing situation and more in Saturday's lineup card.

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.

Thursday Lineup Card: Betances Still Offers Value

Well, all of you Dellin Betances’ owners out there that were expecting a 40-save season? You can take comfort in knowing that Betances will at least nab a few saves here and there, while giving you dominant ratios and strikeouts.

MLB Barometer: Russian Roulette

Vlad Sedler is to bankroll management what Rob Deer was to place discipline.

Monday Lineup Card: Dial Up DeSclafani

Ryan Rufe discusses why Anthony DeSclafani is worth a pickup in Monday's lineup card.

FAAB Factor - NL: Beyond Kris Bryant

A number of players are coming back from injury soon, include Domonic Brown, writes RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's edition of NL FAAB.