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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Taijuan Walker's name.
August 28, 2014
Minor League Barometer: Prospect Year in Review
The year did not go according to play for prospect Taijuan Walker, who has dealt with injuries, command issues and criticism from the Mariners.
August 24, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Second Half Surge
Andrew Martinez chronicles Dustin Ackley's resurgence over the second half and tells you to break the bank for Rusney Castillo.
August 17, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Set Sail With Avisail
Avisail Garcia surprised the White Sox and his fantasy owners by getting back from his injury in August, when he was originally expected to miss the remainder of the season.
August 8, 2014
Minor League Barometer: Walker's Not According to Plan
2014 has not gone as planned for Taijuan Walker, who entered the season perhaps baseball's top pitching prospect.
August 7, 2014
Mound Musings: Two-Strike Studs
Putting hitters away in two-strike counts is one of the most important factors when evaluating pitchers, and no starter does it better than Felix Hernandez.
July 31, 2014
The Saber's Edge: Utilizing Velocity Decline
Pitchers lose velocity as they age, but how much of a drop does it take to become a red flag? Jeff Zimmerman looks at Mat Latos and other pitchers working with less velocity in 2014.
July 27, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Moose Tacos
Though Mike Moustakas's batting average remains a concern, he still merits a higher ownership rate in mixed leagues due to his power, writes RotoWire's Andrew Martinez.
July 26, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Darvish Still Dealing
Yu Darvish is having a down year that most pitchers would kill for, and this week he gets two starts.
July 24, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Phelps Offers Mid-Season Rotation Help
The Yankees have been looking for stability in their rotation of late...
Mound Musings: Playing for Keeps
For many owners, it's time to look toward next season, and that means identifying arms, like Nathan Eovaldi, who are the real deal.
July 23, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Another Cuban Makes A Splash
July 22, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Petricka, Putnam Battle for Closing Duties
July 20, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Buyer Beware
Danny Salazar returns to the majors this week, but RotoWire's Andrew Martinez preaches caution in your bidding.
July 19, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Smooth Saling
As the second half gets into full swing, Chris Sale gets two teams this week that he usually dominates.
July 9, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: The Boxer
July 5, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Lock In Locke
Pitching Value Meter: Kershaw's Brilliance Limited this Week
Clayton Kershaw has been unreal lately, but he has only one start this week. Is that enough to knock him from the top ranking?
July 3, 2014
Mound Musings: Second-Half Arms in the Spotlight
If R.A. Dickey can harness his knuckleball a bit better, his home-run tate could drop in the second half of the season.
June 30, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Place Your Betts
June 29, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Live And Let Dayan
FAAB Factor - AL: Joey Sits
Who bats while Joey Bats sits? Andrew Martinez breaks down Jose Bautista's substitutes among others in this week's column.
June 28, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Ray of Hope
David Price has had a huge June, and that's enough to vault him to the top of this week's pitcher rankings.
June 26, 2014
Mound Musings: Do Ya Feel Lucky?
Head-to-Head leagues often especially prone to luck, but are some pitchers, like Chris Sale, who have skills to overcome it?
June 25, 2014
Behind the Numbers: Pitchers to Target and Avoid
Justin Verlander is having a tough year, but he's still missing plenty of bats. What's that mean for his prospects the rest of this season?
June 22, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Riding the Hot Hand
J.D. Martinez is one of the hottest hitters in the game right now. Andrew Martinez shares his suggested bid amount in this week's AL FAAB Factor.
June 19, 2014
Mound Musings: Super 2 To You Too
With Super 2 status passed, more prospect hurlers could be promoted soon, joining the likes of Baltimore's Kevin Gausman.
June 15, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Resurgent Captain
Andrew Martinez discusses Derek Jeter's recent hot streak as well many considerably younger players in this week's edition.
June 10, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Eugenio in a Bottle
Shortstop has been a trouble spot for the Tigers since Jose Iglesias was ruled out for the season, but a newcomer has given some stability to the position.
June 8, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: Gausmania 3.0
Kevin Gausman is back up for the Orioles - is he here to stay this time? Andrew Martinez weighs in on how much to bid on him.
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