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May 12, 2016
Regan's Rumblings: Revised Top 100 Fantasy Players
Stricken by writer's block, Dave Regan instead shifts his rumblings this week toward an updated rankings list of his Top 100 MLB fantasy players.
May 11, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Christopher Olson surveys Wednesday's slate and likes Hanley Ramirez's chances of doing damage in a home matchup against A's left-hander Eric Surkamp.
May 10, 2016
DFS Baseball 101: Building a System for Cash vs. GPP Hitters
Michael Rathburn checks in with his weekly advice on the Daily Fantasy Baseball front, which focuses on strategies for deploying hitters in different game formats.
May 9, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
RotoWire's Chris Olson explains why targeting Giants starter Jake Peavy is a prudent play, putting Edwin Encarnacion in the fantasy spotlight.
May 4, 2016
Collette Calls: Ignoring the Noise of Spring Training
Jason Collette reminds us not to put too much stock into spring training stats and to remain patient with proven fantasy commodities struggling early in the season.
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Giants starter Jake Peavy has struggled against both sides of the platoon this season, and Chris Olson is looking for Joey Votto to keep that going Wednesday.
May 3, 2016
DVR's Top 350: May Update
This time last year, Michael Conforto was in the Mets' minor league system. Where does he check in on the May update of the Top 350?
April 28, 2016
The Saber's Edge: Assessing Skills Growth, and Decline
Jeff Zimmerman analyzes hitters who have seen a skills growth or a skills decline this season and what it means for fantasy owners. Is time to give up on Justin Upton?
April 25, 2016
Chris Davis has solid history against Monday starter Chris Archer, who has struggled fairly significantly to start the season.
April 24, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Chris Bennett sifts through Sunday's slate and puts together a Cubs stack against vulnerable Reds' starter Alfredo Simon, headlined by Kris Bryant
April 23, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Juan Blanco is all smiles over the Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez at Coors Field where he'll face a right-hander he can hammer.
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Sasha Yodashkin takes a look at Saturday's slate and recommends Rangers' slugger Adrian Beltre in a favorable matchup against lefty Carlos Rodon
April 20, 2016
Farm Futures: Scouting From the Seats in Appleton
James Anderson takes in a couple of Midwest League games and offers his thoughts on some top Brewers and Astros prospects, including 2015 fifth overall pick Kyle Tucker
April 15, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Friday Value Plays
Prince Fielder has smashed right-handed pitching over his career, and he gets a great matchup Friday against the Orioles' Vance Worley.
March 24, 2016
The Saber's Edge: Navigating a Unique Tout League
Jeff Zimmerman's Tout league has some unique rules that forced him to develop an interesting draft strategy, netting him some high-priced pitchers like Max Scherzer.
March 10, 2016
The Z Files: Making the Sausage Part One, Hitter Projections
Todd Zola gets into the weeds on projecting hitter performance, and finds a lot of volatility in Carlos Correa's range of plausible outcomes for 2016
February 20, 2016
Collette Calls: Predicting AVG with P/PA
Jason Collette uses pitches per plate appearance to forecast players who could see their batting averages increase this season and those, like Seattle's Nelson Cruz, who could see their averages go the other way.
February 18, 2016
Team Previews: NL East
Can Yoenis Cespedes power the Mets to another division crown? RotoWire's Erik Siegrist tackles all five teams in the NL East.
January 18, 2016
The RotoWire 200: 2016 Overall Rankings
Is Carlos Correa a top-10 pick in 2016? RotoWire Senior Editor Jeff Erickson shares his January installment of the RotoWire 200.
October 3, 2015
DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays
Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian is counting on some late-season surgers to turn in strong final outings.
October 2, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Benjamin Ricciardi offers his bargain picks for the last Friday of the year, including Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco
September 27, 2015
Prince Fielder has been one of the hottest hitters in baseball and he continues to have a fairly reduced price on FanDuel.
September 19, 2015
Weekly Hitter Rankings: Pale Hose Double-Dip
Erik Siegrist ranks the hitter matchups this week with the White Sox on top thanks to a doubleheader.
September 18, 2015
Regan's Rumblings: Potential 2016 Breakouts
David Regan looks ahead once again to possible 2016 breakouts, and thinks the Royals' Mike Moustakas is ready to take his game to the next level
September 12, 2015
Weekly Hitter Rankings: Twin Killers
The Twins' productivity at home this season has Minnesota and its mashers like Brian Dozier atop this week's hitter rankings.
September 10, 2015
Regan's Rumblings: 2016 Top 100
David Regan looks ahead to 2016 and offers an early peek at his top 100. Can Bryce Harper dethrone Mike Trout for the top spot?
September 8, 2015
In Some Depth: The Return of Mike Olt
Ryan Eisner on Mike Olt's latest chance in the majors and other key September position battles
September 7, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Kevin Payne offers his value suggestions for Labor Day, including the red-hot Kolten Wong
August 31, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Expansion Day
August 30, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Twin Twirler Ready For A Promotion
Twins top pitching prospect Jose Berrios has a 2.12 ERA and 43:3 K:BB ratio in August for Triple-A Rochester.
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