RotoWire Partners

Fantasy Articles Featuring James Russell

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention James Russell's name.

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.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Heaney Meeny Miney Mo

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.

Painting the Black: Closing Time Comes Early This Spring

Jensen Lewis breaks down six of the major closing battles this spring, including the Rangers, who will feature Neftali Feliz (pictured) and Joakim Soria.

2014 Cubs Team Preview: Baby Bears In Hibernation

The Cubs are coming off a third-straight 90-loss season and appear headed for more of the same. However, a talented quartet of prospects are on the way and bring a bright future to the North Side.

Behind the Numbers: Second-Half Sleepers

Justin Upton a sleeper? Now's the time to roll the dice on the Braves outfielder after a lengthy struggle in the first half.

In Some Depth: Potential Deadline Moves

Ricky Nolasco is on the growing list of players likely to be moved at the trade deadline next month. Ryan Eisner takes a look around the league at the potential fallout.

FAAB Factor - NL: For Whom the Bell Tolls

Heath Bell has bounced back from a miserable 2012 campaign and 2013 debut to provide excellent component numbers and is now closing for Arizona with J.J. Putz on the DL.

Thursday Lineup Card: A Loney Wolf

Rounding Third: Shut Out - Week 5 Primer

After missing out on the latest top bidding object (Jose Valverde) in his various leagues, Jeff Erickson is reconsidering his FAAB strategy, at least in NFBC formats.

FAAB Factor - NL: Nolan Arenado Gets the Call

How much should you bid for Nolan Arenado now that the Rockies have called him up? Jan Levine shares his opinion.

Friday Lineup Card: Cardiac Carlos

Thursday Lineup Card: The Notorious Didi G

Rounding Third: Week 4 Primer

Jeff Erickson can't quit Travis Snider or even put him down for a little while. See his FAAB results and some other planning notes for Week 4 of the MLB season.

FAAB Factor - NL: Cingrani and Rendon Debut

Tony Cingrani and Anthony Rendon made their major league debuts this week. How much should you bid on them? Jan Levine has the answer.

Mound Musings: In the Zone

Does Cliff Lee throw too many strikes? Brad Johnson takes a closer look at the importance of pitch location, and setting up opposing hitters.

Behind the Numbers: Looking Over Gattis' Shoulder

Brian McCann is on track for a late-April return from the disabled list. So what happens to Evan Gattis when McCann returns? That's but one of the many questions explored this week.,

Wednesday Lineup Card: Hill, Hanrahan Head To DL

FAAB Factor - NL: Dodger Fallout, Injured Players Return

Chase Headley's imminent return and the fallout from Zack Greinke's injury headline this week's review of NL free agents.

MLB Barometer: Opportunities Abound in Toronto

Jose Reyes' awkward slide has created a handful of changes for the Blue Jays. Howard Bender details those changes and more in this week's Barometer.

MLB Barometer: All the Right Moves

In many mixed leagues last year, Edwin Encarnacion was a very profitable early season free agent pickup. Who will bring a lot of value from the waiver wire this year?

FAAB Factor - NL: First Closer Change of the Year

Kyuji Fujikawa has been given the Cubs' closer job over Carlos Marmol, and Chris Heisey has been freed. Jan Levine tells you how much to bid on both.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Marmol Already Melting

Cubs' Team Preview: Here We Go Again

While the Cubs seem unlikely to contend for the postseason in 2013, the new regime did well to acquire useful parts in the offseason.

Mound Musings: Projecting 2013 Closers

Where will Carlos Marmol be in 2013? Despite the this year's turmoil, he might end up right back with the Cubs.

Circling the Bases: Strasburg's Innings-Limit

Ray Flowers takes on the Nationals' policy on Steven Strasburg's workload.

Mound Musings: Answers for the Second Half

As baseball heads into the second half of the season, is it time to buy or sell Tim Lincecum?

In Some Depth: Nearing the Deadline

FAAB Factor - NL: Bauer Power

Trevor Bauer is just one of the top prospects that gets Jan Levine's attention this week.

Saturday Lineup Card: Injury News On Hamilton, Halladay, Holland, and Howard