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Fantasy Articles Featuring Drew Smyly

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Drew Smyly's name.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Calming the Panic

Paul Sporer isn't worried about Jake Arreita thanks to his gem against the Mets, vaulting the Chicago ace to the top of this week's rankings.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

While Josh Tomlin has been solid this season, he's struggled keeping the ball in the park, which should play well in selecting Mark Trumbo on Saturday.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays

Hanley Ramirez paid big dividends when he blasted three home runs on Wednesday, and Juan Carlos Blanco is expecting more fireworks Saturday against the Twins.

MLB Barometer: Rotation Power Rankings

Vlad Sedler ranks all 30 major league rotations at the midpoint of the season and puts Jake Arriets and the deep, consistent Cubs rotation right at the very top.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Marlin the Magician

Paul Sporer's weekly pitcher rankings features Miami's Jose Fernandez in the top spot as he has dominated the last couple of months.

DFS Baseball 101: Using K Props to Pick Pitchers

Michael Rathburn shows how to use Vegas strikeout props to target DFS pitchers, and which pitchers are best to stack against based on strikeout props.

DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks

While he won't come cheap, RotoWire's Chris Olson explains why Johnny Cueto is such a strong pick Wednesday against the Rockies.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Carrasco's Hitting his Stride

Paul Sporer's weekly pitcher rankings features Indians starter Carlos Carrasco, who has taken off since returning from the disabled list in early June.

Pitching 3D: Grading the AL East

Doug Thorburn hands out first-half grades to each starting pitcher in the AL East and tells fantasy owners what to expect in the second half.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Juan Blanco breaks down the Sunday DraftKings slate with a value pick in Jose Fernandez for those not wanting to pay up for Clayton Kershaw.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kershaw in Pedro Territory

Paul Sporer breaks down this week's pitcher rankings and, no surprise, Clayton Kershaw is on top, but just how close is the Dodgers' ace getting to the all-time greats?

Collette Calls: Breaking Down Michael Saunders

Jason Collette analyzes the breakout season the Blue Jays' Michael Saunders is having and whether it's a fluke or based on something that will last.

Minor League Barometer: The Secret Is Out

Jesse Siegel tunes us into what's happening with some of the minors' most interesting prospects this week, with a focus on players who may have gone previously unnoticed, including Tampa Bay's Willy Adames.

FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays

RotoWire's Kevin Payne is looking at a Mariners stack on Monday against the Tigers, with third baseman Kyle Seager a big part of it.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Sonny Again in Oakland

Paul Sporer's weekly pitcher rankings features Oakland starter Sonny Gray, whose velocity has returned since he came off the disabled list three starts ago.

DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks

Joey Votto has struggled quite a bit this season, but RotoWire's Chris Olson explains why he makes for a solid fantasy pick Wednesday against the Braves.

Collette Calls: The Curious Case of Matt Moore

Matt Moore's April was followed by an awful stretch in May, but he showed signs of getting back on track with a 10-strikeout performance Sunday. Jason Collette takes a closer look.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Price is Again Right

Paul Sporer's weekly rankings include a revived David Price who is pitching better than the Red Sox could have hoped when the season began.

FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays

Chris Bennett thinks now is the right time to jump back on the Matt Harvey bandwagon given his dominant last start, shockingly low salary and career numbers against the Marlins.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Jose Abreu is a solid low-cost option for Sunday's slate, which features a plethora of possibilities given the large number of games, likely keeping his ownership level low.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Lefty Two-Step for Lester

Paul Sporer can't ignore Jon Lester's matchup this week against two teams who are impotent against left-handers, as the Chicago hurler stops this week's rankings.

Pitching 3D: Drag or Drop

Doug Thorburn checks in on four pitchers that fantasy managers are considering cutting bait with and makes the case whether it's the right decision.

DVR's Top 350: June Update

Gregory Polanco is among the biggest risers on the update Top 350 rankings, with 50-plus games in the books for each club.

The Z Files: Updated Top 20 Pitchers

Todd Zola unveils his updated pitcher rankings, including a surprise appearance in the top 20 by Rays' left-hander Drew Smyly.

FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays

Eduardo Nunez cooled off a bit Monday, but Juan Blanco explains why the Twins shortstop should be a solid fantasy option Tuesday.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two Jakes are Better than One

Paul Sporer's weekly pitcher rankings awards the top spot to the Cubs' Jake Arrieta, who gets two starts this week while the likes of Clayton Kershaw and Chris Sale have but one.

DFS Baseball 101: Learning to Properly Utilize BABIP

Juan Carlos Blanco explains how daily fantasy baseball players can use BABIP when trying to decide which hitters and pitchers to selected for their lineups.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Sale-ing Ks for IP

Paul Sporer explains the tradeoff in strikeouts for Chicago's Chris Sale, who's still the AL's top starter, in this week's pitcher rankings.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

J.D. Martinez had four straight multi-games before going hitless Friday, but Juan Carlos Blanco explains why he's worth putting right back in lineups Saturday.

Pitching 3D: The Day It All Clicked

Doug Thorburn focuses on a number of pitchers who have had their season stats greatly affected by either one great or one poor start.