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June 24, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Zack on the Attack
Todd Zola ranks this weeks starting pitcher as Arizona's Zack Greinke continues to mow down batters, posting his highest K/9 in nearly a decade.
June 18, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
The Nationals will send righty Joe Ross to the hill Sunday, which means Juan Blanco is very interested in Mets outfielder Jay Bruce.
FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values
With the Yankees sending Luis Cessa to the mound Sunday in Oakland, Greg Vara is going to be all over Yonder Alonso.
June 17, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kluber Climbing Back
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitching as Cleveland's Corey Kluber keeps chipping away at his hefty ERA with outstanding control.
June 10, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Close at Top Price
Todd Zola breaks down this week's starting pitcher rankings as Boston's David Price has his velocity but is still fighting his command.
June 8, 2017
The Z Files: Rest-of-Season Risers, Pitching Edition
Todd Zola completes his look at players whose projected value has changed the most since the beginning of the year, including the suddenly dominant Jeff Samardzija.
June 7, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Hitter and Pitcher Valuation
Dave Regan gets his rumblings off his chest again this week, turning to some advanced metrics and examining how they impact the fantasy valuation of pitchers and hitters.
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin drops his Wednesday DraftKings picks, suggesting the Rays' Jake Odorizzi on the bump at home against the White Sox.
June 6, 2017
MLB Barometer: The Importance of Starting Pitching Depth
Vlad Sedler drops his MLB Barometer, opening with focusing on the importance of starting pitching depth before diving into his weekly risers and fallers.
June 3, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: To the Max
Todd Zola breaks down this week's pitcher rankings as Max Scherzer finds himself on top as he is keeping the homers in check this season.
June 2, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
In Friday's slate of games Chris Bennett likes Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts, who's been hitting consistently, against struggling Orioles starter Alec Asher.
May 28, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Twins starter Kyle Gibson has struggled at Target Field this season, something that Rays third baseman Evan Longoria should be able to take advantage of Sunday.
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Xander Bogaerts has just one home run this season, but Chris Olson explains why the Red Sox shortstop could have a big game Sunday against the Mariners.
With the Padres sending Jhoulys Chacin to the mound Sunday against the Nationals, Sasha Yodashkin says it's a great time to pay up for Bryce Harper.
May 27, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Sale of the Week
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers and it's not surprise that Chris Sale is on top with two starts for the Red Sox.
May 23, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Building the Machine
Derek VanRiper adds a pair of new tables to the mix while breaking down Tuesday's 15-game slate.
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Kevin Payne reviews Tuesday's slate and expects Devon Travis to continue raking against Brewers right-hander Jimmy Nelson.
May 20, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Carrasco Fights Off Injury Bug
Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings has Carlos Carrasco on top in a two-start week after he dodged an injury bullet and had a start pushed back.
May 18, 2017
Collette Calls: Fighting the Long Ball
Jason Collette explores how pitchers are fighting back against baseball's home run surge and whether the key is pitching down the in zone as most assume.
May 16, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Go for Goldy
Derek VanRiper looks at a smaller than usual 13-game Tuesday night slate.
Kevin Payne sifts through Tuesday's slate and finds Miguel Sano in a good spot at home against Rockies rookie left-hander Kyle Freeland.
May 13, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Strasburg's Still Healthy
Atop the NL in Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings is Stephen Strasburg, who perhaps surprisingly has managed to stay healthy in the year of the injury.
May 11, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Greg Vara looks over Thursday's slate and recommends jumping back on Mookie Betts, whose salary remains low despite his recent hot streak.
May 6, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: It's Shark Week in SF
Todd Zola likes what he's seeing from Jeff Samardzija, whose bloated ERA doesn't match his underlying numbers. That and more in this week's pitcher rankings.
May 5, 2017
In today's slate of games Chris Bennett likes Marlin's second baseman Dee Gordon who's batting against Met rookie Rafael Montero in his first career start.
April 29, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Saturday Values
Freddie Freeman has scored double-digit fantasy points in seven of his last nine games, and Juan Blanco explains why his hot play could continue Saturday against the Brewers.
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Yes Way, Jose
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as Minnesota prospect Jose Berrios is expected to make his 2017 debut after crushing Triple-A.
April 26, 2017
Collette Calls: Analyzing Pitcher K Rates
Jason Collette investigates strikeout rates to determine whether the impressive early starts from pitchers like Danny Duffy are to be trusted.
April 23, 2017
Corey Seager has been an inconsistent fantasy producer this season, but Greg Vara explains why he makes for a solid play Sunday against the Diamondbacks.
April 21, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two-Start Kershaw is Tops
Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings features none other than Clayton Kershaw on top as the Dodgers hurler has two starts this week.
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