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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.

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.

The Wheelhouse: Go for Goldy

Derek VanRiper looks at a smaller than usual 13-game Tuesday night slate.

FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays

Kevin Payne sifts through Tuesday's slate and finds Miguel Sano in a good spot at home against Rockies rookie left-hander Kyle Freeland.

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.

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.

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.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks

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.

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.

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.

FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values

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.

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.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Max Delivery

Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitcher as Washington's Max Scherzer could have a big week with matchups against a couple of whiff-prone teams.

FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values

Madison Bumgarner is still looking for his first win of the season, but Adam Zdroik explains why that's likely to come in a dominant start Thursday against the Rockies.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Lester Gets Two at Home

Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Cubs' Jon Lester gets two starts at friendly Wrigley Field. Is that enough to make him this week's top starter?

DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks

Chris Olson likes a pair of Mets to deliver value playing host to the Marlins on Friday.

FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values

Kyle Schwarber has crushed right-handed pitching over the last two seasons, and he has a solid matchup to keep it going Friday against the Brewers.

The Z Files: The Necessary Evil of Park Factors

Todd Zola analyzes park factors for all 30 clubs, and thinks pitching in Great American Ballpark might not be such a handicap for young Reds hurlers like Brandon Finnegan.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine highlights players on the waiver wire who can help fantasy owners, like Arizona's Brandon Drury, who won the second base job in spring training.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kicking Off the 2017 Season

Todd Zola ranks Week 1's starting pitchers as Chris Archer has a fortunate opening with two home starts in what he hopes will be a rebound campaign.

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.

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?

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?

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.