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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Chris Sale's name.
March 5, 2014
RotoWire Roundtable: Early March Top 350
The RotoWire rankings crew takes their first crack at their Consolidated Top 350 MLB Rankings. Allen Craig is among those with the widest disparity in his ranking.
February 27, 2014
Mound Musings: AL Central Spotlight
Even a modest draft-day discount on Justin Verlander will prove valuable for fantasy owners this season.
February 13, 2014
2014 White Sox Team Preview: Youth Movement
The White Sox had a dismal season all-around in 2013 to finish last in the AL Central. A series of moves and trades in the offseason made the team much younger, but likely well out of contention.
February 10, 2014
House of Shlain: Mock Review: Drop Anchor!
With Jose Fernandez and Chris Sale anchoring his pitching staff, Nick Shalin focused on offense until the late stages of a recent 15-team mock. Is it a viable strategy?
February 2, 2014
MLB Draft Kit: 2014 Draft Dilemmas
What do you do with the players returning from the Biogenesis suspensions, like Everth Cabrera? Jeff Erickson discusses them and a couple of the other big dilemmas in this year's draft pool.
January 22, 2014
Are the Elite Pitchers Undervalued?: Using a 55/45 Split for the Top-10 Starters
Yu Darvish goes from No. 22 to No. 5 when you apportion nearly equal value to his stats as you do a hitter's.
January 7, 2014
The RotoWire 200: Our First Bite of the Apple
According to our projections, Clayton Kershaw will be the third most valuable fantasy player in 2014. Are you willing to pull the trigger on him early on if you have that choice?
September 26, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Medica Aid
September 21, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Season Finale
Adam Wainwright is on a roll in his last three starts and with two starts this week lands the NL's top spot in the season finale of the Pitching Value Meter.
September 20, 2013
Saturday Lineup Card: A Wright Turn
September 19, 2013
Mound Musings: Looking Back, and Looking Ahead, Part II
Jarred Cosart has plenty of upside, but fantasy owners, and the Astros too, must remember to have ample patience.
September 18, 2013
Bats and Balls: 2013 Awards, 2014 Top-10s
Is Max Scherzer worthy of the AL Cy Young award? Find out that and more as it's time to hand out awards for this season and make some top-10 lists for next season.
September 14, 2013
Sunday Lineup Card: Angel Behind The Plate
Pitching Value Meter: Max Value
Detroit's Max Scherzer will take a fourth attempt at win No. 20 this week with a matchup against the White Sox.
September 8, 2013
Monday Lineup Card: Jump Back On The 'Ledge, My Friend
September 7, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Weaver gets his Wings Again
Jered Weaver recovered from a beating in the Bronx to hurl three quality starts in his last four outings, setting him up for a good run this week.
September 2, 2013
Tuesday Lineup Card: Buying Mini Miggy
August 31, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Speeding into September
Cole Hamels dominated in August for the Phillies. What's the first week of September have in store for the Philadelphia hurler?
August 29, 2013
Mound Musings: 2014 Cream of the Crop
Yu Darvish might not be the top starting pitcher entering 2014, but he'll be one of the top hurlers off the board.
August 27, 2013
Wednesday Lineup Card: Byrd Flies Over To Pittsburgh
August 26, 2013
Charging the Mound: Charging the Press Box
Chris and Jeff take on the issue of anonymous sourcing, then close with their top 15 lists for 2014.
August 24, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Matchup Proof
Jose Fernandez might be young, but he fears no team, including the division-leading Braves, whom he faces this week.
August 22, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Donnie Baseball Stays Hot
August 17, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Yes Way, Jose
Jose Fernandez gets the Dodgers in one of his two starts this week and might just be one of the few pitchers who can stop the hot-hitting club.
August 16, 2013
Saturday Lineup Card: Sonny Days In Oakland
The RotoWire 200: August Edition
With approximately six weeks left in the season, Derek VanRiper takes a final crack at the Top 200 overall with the removal of Nelson Cruz and others suspended for their connection to Biogenesis.
August 11, 2013
Monday Lineup Card: A Vulnerable Mariano?
August 10, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Giants Look to Cruise Madison Ave
Madison Bumgarner has a gift week as he is slated to face baseball's two worst teams in OPS vs. left-handed pitchers. Is that enough to make him the week's top starter?
August 5, 2013
Tuesday Lineup Card: Day of Reckoning
The hammer came down Tuesday, leaving many a successful fantasy owner in the lurch.
August 3, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Tough Week Ahead for Kershaw
Clayton Kershaw has two tough matchups this week, but is that enough to keep him out of the top spot in the National League rankings?
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