NEWS & ADVICE
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March 3, 2015
Spring Training Job Battles: And We're Off
Clay Link details all the relevant job battles from around the league prior to the start of spring ball.
February 26, 2015
Rockies Team Preview: Blake Street Bummer
The Rockies did little to address their pitching needs in the offseason, and thus, expectations are low even with Troy Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez approaching full health. Is the end of an era near in Colorado?
February 3, 2015
The Long Game: Found Money
Brad Boxberger was tremendous in a setup capacity last season, and now he might be the Rays' closer to begin 2015 while Jake McGee recovers from his elbow injury.
August 10, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: Bidding On Baez
Is Javier Baez available in your league? Jan Levine suggests how high you should bid on him and others in the National League in this week's column.
August 7, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Rockies Not Giving Hawkins Save Opportunities
As league trade deadlines approach, it's always smart to reassess your roster with only a third of the season remaining...
July 28, 2014
Daily Baseball 101: Breaking Down DraftKings Pitching
Michael Rathburn delves into the data to show you the best and worst pitching values on DraftKings
June 22, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: Giants Push the Panik Button
The Giants called up Joe Panik on Saturday. Jan Levine suggests how much you should bid on him in this week's edition.
June 16, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Heaney Meeny Miney Mo
June 14, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Chicks Dig Chris Carter
Pitching Value Meter: Red Scare
Johnny Cueto has a 1.85 ERA but is just 6-5 thanks to a Cincinnati offense that has deprived him of run support.
June 11, 2014
Bats and Balls: Gaining an Edge with xFIP
David Price has been unlucky this season, as his xFIP, which is more than a run lower than his ERA, makes clear.
June 9, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: El Coffee Is Coming
The Pirates are finally calling up Gregory Polanco on Tuesday.
June 7, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Bumgarner Continues to Baffle Batters
Madison Bumgarner is dominating this season, and with two starts at home this week, he's the easy choice for the league's top-ranked pitcher.
June 4, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Beltran, Cain, Cashner Set For Returns
May 31, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: It's Good to be the King
Felix Hernandez has 30 strikeouts in his last 31.1 innings and gets two starts this week as the league's top-rated pitcher.
May 29, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Medica To Give The Padres Oomph?
The Padres are looking to shake things up with their bats in San Diego...
May 26, 2014
Rounding Third: Week 9 Primer
Sean Doolittle went for the highest amount in Jeff Erickson's NFBC league's FAAB bidding this week. See who else got the nod in various leagues this week.
May 24, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Making the Case for Cy Yu
Yu Darvish is a frontrunner for the AL Cy Young award and has two starts this week to continue building his case.
May 23, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: The Grilli Still Burns
Jason Grilli made an early return from the DL on Friday, and was immediately thrust into a save situation in a one-run game against the Nationals.
May 19, 2014
Fantasy 101: How to Capitalize on Hitter Splits
Michael Rathburn looks at wOBA, which could help you put together a monster daily lineup.
May 17, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Play Vogelsong
Pitching Value Meter: K Time for Tanaka
Masahiro Tanaka has two starts this week in Chicago, giving him a great opportunity to rack up some strikeouts.
May 10, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Chapman's Return
Pitching Value Meter: Wainwright vs. his Nemesis
Adam Wainwright has allowed 13 runs this year, 10 of which have come against the Cubs, who he faces this week.
May 6, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Embracing Danny Duffy All Over Again
May 5, 2014
Rounding Third: Week 6 Primer
The Reds and Red Sox play two games against each other this week. Tony Perez's Game 7 homer gets short shrift when remembering that series.
May 3, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Kershaw Returns to Mound
Clayton Kershaw is scheduled to return from the disabled list this week, and he gets two starts to boot, but where does that leave him in the rankings?
April 30, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Scooting Along
Bats and Balls: April NFBC FAAB Review
K-Rod has proven a profitable waiver-wire pickup, but what's the best way to spend FAAB for saves?
April 28, 2014
Rounding Third: Week 5 Primer
Remorse from an early season drop, the Vengeance of Versalles and a season or two riding on the sidearm of Joe Smith, all in this week's primer.
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