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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Yordano Ventura's name.
June 28, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Cain Is Able
Matt Cain is healthy and will likely be cleared to reclaim a spot in the Giants' rotation early next week.
Sunday Lineup Card: An Unlikely Embarrassment Of Riches
The Mets now feature a rotation that is younger – and arguably more dynamic – than just about any in baseball.
June 27, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: Maximum Output
Paul Sporer has moved Max Scherzer ahead of Clayton Kershaw as his top pitcher in baseball, and the Nationals' ace takes his rightful spot atop the weekly rankings.
June 23, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Ray of Hope?
Robbie Ray is 2-2 with a 1.78 ERA, 1.05 WHIP and 23:9 K:BB over 30.1 innings through five starts for Arizona.
June 22, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Pencil In The Eraser
Fantasy 101: Evaluating Starting Pitchers on FanDuel
Michael Rathburn explains how he picks starting pitchers on FanDuel and breaks down the stats to show which ones have provided the most value this season.
June 21, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Red Byrd Return
Monday's Recommended Pickup is a 37-year-old outfielder who returned from a broken wrist much earlier than expected.
June 18, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Buy Papelbon
There’s a good chance you can buy Papelbon for 50 cents on the dollar, pushing the idea that the Phillies will lose 100 games by season’s end.
June 15, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Sweet, Sweet Odor
After posting an OPS over 1.000 following his demotion to Triple-A, Rougned Odor picked up three hits in his return to the big leagues Monday.
Diamond Cuts: When Minor Leads to Serious
The Royals do not expect ace Yordano Ventura to miss his next start with his latest injury, but RotoWire's Jeff Stotts warns the issue could be a precursor to something more serious.
June 14, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Man in the Bux
Byron Buxton made his MLB debut Sunday, going 0-for-4 with two strikeouts in the Twins' 4-3 win over the Rangers.
FAAB Factor - AL: The Buck Stops Here
Clay Link recommends prices for Byron Buxton, Francisco Lindor, VIncent Velasquez and many others from the American League.
June 13, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: Hero in the Bronx
Paul Sporer's weekly value meter showcases a surging Masahiro Tanaka, who is starting to look like the dominant pitcher from early last season.
June 12, 2015
DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays
Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian Is Sticking With The Red-Hot Yasiel Puig
June 11, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Garcia May Still Be There
, so Garcia may not be available in some leagues, but with the way he’s been hitting of late he’s worth consideration.
June 6, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: Wind in his Sale
Paul Sporer's weekly value meter highlights a surging Chris Sale who has dominated batters in the last five starts.
Hitter Value Meter: Shiny and Chrome
Erik Siegrist debuts the RotoWire Hitter Value Meter this week, which lays out the teams and hitters facing friendly schedules, not so friendly ones, for the upcoming scoring period.
June 5, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Call On Ross
Chris Benzine discusses why Joe Ross should be considered for pickup in the short term, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
May 30, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Stealing Time From A Speedster
Oakland is a curious place to look for offense, but one exception is enjoying a solid season.
Pitching Value Meter: Mad Max
Paul Sporer's weekly look at starting pitching finds Max Scherzer dominating in the nation's capital more than even the most aggressive projections predicted.
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks
Joel Bartilotta finds some great value plays for the Saturday night slate, including a cheap Charlie Morton in his second start of the year.
May 29, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: May Be Time for Maybin
Cameron Maybin's hot streak at the plate makes him an option in many leagues, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian loves the right-handed Houston bats this weekend.
May 25, 2015
MLB Barometer: Too Close to the Sun
Last Week, Vlad Sedler was flying high. This week? The crash.
May 23, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Grander Performance
Veteran outfielder's solid start powers the surprising Mets.
Pitching Value Meter: Not the Bum He Used to be
Two-start Madison Bumgarner bounced back after a rocky start and is dealing lately, but where does that leave him in Paul Sporer's rankings this week?
May 21, 2015
Mound Musings: It's a Trap!
Brad Johnson's latest will help you avoid some potential pitching pitfalls.
May 18, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Levying Shoemaker
May 16, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: Living Up to the Hype
Paul Sporer is particularly impressed this week with Matt Harvey, who has not had trouble living up to his preseason hype.
May 12, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Bradley Almost Back from Head Injury
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