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March 2, 2017
Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the NL Central
This week Brad Johnson takes an indepth look at each teamís rotation in the NL Central, including World Series winners Chicago Cubs and All-Star Jake Arrieta.
February 27, 2017
Collette Calls: Analyzing Last Year's New Pitches
Jason Collette analyzes pitchers who added a new pitch to their arsenals last season and what difference, if any, it made. Why didn't Michael Wacha's new cutter help him more?
February 8, 2017
Collette Calls: NL Bold Predictions
Jason Collette looks into his crystal ball for each team in the National League. Can the Reds' Brandon Finnegan make his changeup pay off even better for him this year?
December 1, 2016
RotoWire Roundtable: Composite Top 350 Rankings
Mike Trout is the unanimous top pick in the first Roundtable Rankings for the 2017 season, but Clay Link looks at the players who our rankers have very different opinions on.
September 27, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Juan Carlos Blanco suggests you find room on your roster for the streaky J.D. Martinez as he faces struggling Indians rookie Mike Clevinger on Tuesday.
September 24, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: To the Max
Paul Sporer had a little trouble pushing the brilliant Max Scherzer to the top of the list in his last starting pitcher rankings of the season.
September 21, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
The Twins will have youngster Jose Berrios on the mound Wednesday, which means RotoWire's Chris Olson will have some Tigers bats in his lineup, including outfielder J.D. Martinez.
September 17, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Mr. Untouchable
Paul Sporer's pitcher rankings feature Jose Fernandez leading the way as the Miami ace has rarely been touched up at home this season.
The Z Files: Stealing a Category
Todd Zola looks for an edge in the stolen base category over the final weeks of the season, and recommends focusing on exploitable teams and pitchers such as Noah Syndergaard.
September 15, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Evan Longoria has hit righties well this season, and he has a solid matchup Thursday against the Orioles' Yovani Gallardo.
September 10, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Chief Starter
Paul Sporer can't get enough of the Indians' Carlos Corrasco, who's two-start schedule sets up nicely for him down the stretch.
September 9, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Jose Altuve is always worth considering against a lefty, and RotoWire's Alex Spalding explains why the Astros second baseman has more upside than usual Friday against the Cubs.
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Robinson Cano is working on a 10-game hit streak, and RotoWire's Sasha Yodashkin sees it going to 11 on Friday against the A's.
September 3, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Scherzer Works on K Street
Paul Sporer vaults Max Scherzer to the top of this week's pitcher rankings as he has a good shot of keeping his run of double-digit strikeouts going in two starts this week in the nation's capital.
August 27, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: No Way Jose on Road?
Paul Sporer explains why Jose Fernandez's road splits could be headed for better days in this week's pitcher rankings.
August 22, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Kevin Payne breaks down the Monday FanDuel slate as Jake Lamb is a great spot to produce at a price point that still offers value.
DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
Xander Bogaerts hasn't displayed a ton of power this season, but RotoWire's Chris Olson explains why the Red Sox shortstop is a solid play Monday against the Rays.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
Robinson Cano has been hot this month, and he has an excellent matchup Monday against his former team to keep it going.
August 20, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Yu the Man This Week
Paul Sporer likes the two-start week ahead for Rangers starter Yu Darvish, who has dominated batters since coming off the disabled list.
August 17, 2016
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Juan Carlos Blanco puts the ageless Adrian Beltre atop a Rangers mini-stack Wednesday against A's starter Sean Manaea, who has struggled on the road.
August 13, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Fernandez Still Rolling
Paul Sporer isn't troubled by Jose Fernandez's recent bump in the road as he has him on top of this week's starting pitcher rankings.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Christopher Olson finds some great matchups on Saturday's slate, including Jacob deGrom facing one of the league's worst offense against right-handed pitchers in the Padres.
August 7, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Chris Bennett expects to see a couple of sluggers break out of their funks Sunday, including Jake Lamb in a juicy matchup against Jimmy Nelson.
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Paying up for Mike Trout isn't always easy, but Juan Carlos Blanco explains why the Angles outfielder is worth it Sunday against the Mariners.
August 6, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Max Output
Paul Sporer boosts Max Scherzer to the top of this week's pitcher ranking as the Washington hurler looks to have gotten a handle on his long-ball troubles.
August 1, 2016
Javier Baez has been terrific against lefties at Wrigley Field this season, a situation he finds himself in Monday against the Marlins.
July 31, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: National No. 1
A two-start week for Stephen Strasburg has the Nats' ace atop this week's pitcher rankings.
July 23, 2016
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.
July 22, 2016
Juan Carlos Blanco is looking to stack some Nationals on Friday against the Padres, with outfielder Bryce Harper leading the way.
July 19, 2016
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.
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