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Fantasy Articles Featuring Jonathan Villar

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jonathan Villar's name.

The Z Files: Reviewing Rest-of-Season Hitter Projections

Todd Zola takes a look at some rest-of-season projections for top hitters and tips his cap to fantasy GMs who weren't put off by Andrew McCutchen's 2016 performance.

The Wheelhouse: Back to Cincy

Eric Thames has feasted on Cincinnati pitching in 2017 and he's cheap again Tuesday. Derek VanRiper breaks down the 15-game slate.

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Keuchel Out With Neck Pain

Jeff Stotts says that Astros ace Dallas Keuchel is back on the DL and will be out at least a week with a recurring neck problem.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine looks over the free agent pool in the Senior Circuit and notes a number of top arms returning from the disabled list, including Mets left-hander Steven Matz.

MLB Barometer: Two Months In

Vlad Sedler delivers his weekly edition of the MLB Barometer, kicking things off with thoughts on Mike Trout's injury before getting into his weekly risers and fallers.

DFS Baseball 101: Identifying Cash-Game Hitters

Michael Rathburn shares his research process for identifying consistent hitters in cash games. Why does it usually make sense to pay up for an elite bat at first base?

DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks

It's Dallas Keuchel time again, this time in Miami as he puts his 6-0 record on the line in an interleague date with the Marlins.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

Christopher Olson checks in with his picks for Monday's DraftKings slate, including Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal on the road in San Fran.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks

Christopher Olson surveys Wednesday's slate and likes Matt Carpenter's chances of having a big day against vulnerable Marlins right-hander Tom Koehler.

FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays

Kevin Payne looks over Tuesday evening's slate and expects big things from Jonathan Villar against Red Sox lefty Drew Pomeranz.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Jonathan Villar has struggled this season, but Chris Olson explains why he should get some fantasy consideration Sunday against the Pirates.

Collette Calls: Stolen Base Opportunities

Jason Collette looks at which players and teams are making the most of their stolen base opportunities this season. Will the Diamondbacks keep running?

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays

Neil Parker sifts through Saturday's slate and expects Ryan Braun and the Brewers to tee off at home against Braves left-hander Jaime Garcia.

MLB Barometer: Brave New World

Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman has been raking like a superstar, convincing RotoWire's Vlad Sedler that he's heading for first-round status in next year's drafts.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine's weekly look at waiver wire includes Archie Bradley, who has found new life in the Arizona bullpen, working himself into the closer conversation.

DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks

Christopher Olson brings us his best picks for Friday, including the Royals' Salvador Perez at home against unproven starter J.C. Ramirez of the Angels.

FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays

Kevin Payne checks in with his best value picks for Thursday, including the Rockies' Jon Gray against the Giants at AT&T Park.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks

Greg Vara takes a look at Thursday's slate and expects Ryan Braun and the Brewers to tee off on a vulnerable Bronson Arroyo.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine scours the waiver wire for players who can help fantasy teams, like Arizona's Chris Owings, who could be a nice source of steals while qualifying multiple positions.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

Christopher Olson brings us the first installment of his Monday DraftKings picks for 2017, honing in on a pair of Nats at home against the Marlins.

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.

The Saber's Edge: Stars are the Riskiest Picks

Jeff Zimmerman's analysis of playing time and risk contradicts what most fantasy owners believe -- the top players are not the safest draft picks. Which players are?

Collette Calls: NL LABR Review

Jason Collette recaps the recent NL LABR auction and investigates where all the money was spent. Where were the values found?

The Wheelhouse: Punting Batting Average

Derek VanRiper considers the roster construction process without worrying about batting average.

MLB Barometer: Values Around the Infield

Vlad Sedler discusses value options at second base, third base and shortstop, including the surprisingly underrated Nick Castellanos.

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.

Collette Calls: Finding Cheap Steals

Jason Collette shows fantasy owners how to play the waiting game and find cheap steals by targeting the likes of Jose Peraza, whose newfound playing time makes him a stolen-base asset.

The Wheelhouse: Finding Steals, NL Edition

In the first of a two-part series, Derek VanRiper takes a team-by-team look at the potential sources of steals for each National League team.

Collette Calls: NL Bold Predictions

Jason Collette looks into his crystal ball for each team in the National League. Can the Reds' Brandon Finnegan make his changeup pay off even better for him this year?

The Z Files: Early Auction Trends

Todd Zola reviews some data from early NFBC auctions, and recommends spending what it takes to lock up a high-strikeout ace like Max Scherzer.