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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Yordano Ventura's name.
April 19, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Boss Robbie Ross
Pitching Value Meter: Discounted Darvish Paying Off
Two starts in pitcher-friendly parks makes Yu Darvish this week's top hurler, giving owners who ignored the draft-day panic a nice profit.
April 17, 2014
DraftKings MLB: Value Plays For The Week
Jerry Donabedian offers up his best value plays of DraftKings for the third weekend of the season, including some bigger names with lower price tags
April 14, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Cleaning Up With Mesoraco
MLB Barometer: Ventura Two-Step
Velocity hounds love Yordano Ventura, and that love intensified after a great first start against the Rays. He gets two starts this week. See who else Vlad Sedler gave a thumbs up or thumbs down to this week.
April 12, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Sonny Days in Oakland
Sonny Gray, who has a friendly start this week in Houston, is becoming a more complete pitcher this year.
April 10, 2014
Mound Musings: How to Find the Next Closer
Jim Johnson is already out in Oakland, but what should owners look for in closers-in-waiting?
April 7, 2014
Minor League Barometer: Ready to Shine
Dominate in the minors, Jake Odorizzi is the No. 5 starter for the Rays, seizing the opportunity due to the injury to Jeremy Hellickson.
Tuesday Lineup Card: Open Pandora's Brox
Jonathan Broxton is expected to be activated Tuesday and assume the Reds' closing role in the absence of Aroldis Chapman.
April 5, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Maximum Strength
Max Scherzer hit the trifecta this week -- two starts in pitchers' parks against the National League.
April 2, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Safety Valve
March 29, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Kicking Off the 2014 Season
Justin Verlander looks poised this year to reclaim his former position as the top pitcher in the AL, but does that mean he is the top pitcher in this week's season debut of the Value Meter?
March 28, 2014
RotoWire Roundtable: Late March Update
Aroldis Chapman has obviously fallen in our composite rankings. Who else saw major movement?
Spring Training Job Battles: Final Decisions
As teams near their season openers, the final cuts are being made and job battles have been decided. Brian Pelowski takes one last look around the league as spring training comes to an end.
March 26, 2014
MLB Barometer: Ventura Highway
Yordano Ventura and his 100 mph fastball have won the Royals' fifth starter's job. See who else has seen his stock climb in Howard Bender's initial Barometer of the season.
March 14, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: Opportunity Knocks
The rash of injuries in the Braves' rotation has opened up an unexpected competition this spring.
February 27, 2014
Mound Musings: AL Central Spotlight
Even a modest draft-day discount on Justin Verlander will prove valuable for fantasy owners this season.
February 21, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: An Early Look
Now that spring training is in full swing, Brian Pelowski looks around the league at jobs that are up for grabs. Can Miguel Sano become the Opening Day starter at third base in Minnesota?
February 9, 2014
2014 Royals Team Preview: Banking On Offense
The Royals have addressed some needs to keep a productive offense together, but can their starting rotation hold up enough to be competitive?
February 8, 2014
The Wheelhouse: 30/30 - Pitching
Can Max Scherzer maintain the gains that made him an elite starter in 2013? DVR looks around the league in the first edition of the Wheelhouse of 2014.
January 24, 2014
House of Shlain: Prospect Mock Thoughts
RotoWire's Nick Shlain participated in a prospect mock recently and is sharing his thoughts on the first two rounds.
September 27, 2013
Saturday Lineup Card: A Good Marco-Brew
September 26, 2013
Mound Musings: Kids on Parade Watch List
Taijuan Walker is one of the younger arms on this year's list of pitchers who made their marks in 2013, but he's also one of the best.
September 25, 2013
Behind the Numbers: Wrapping Up the 2013 Season
Michael Wacha was one of a number of pitching prospects to grab headlines in 2013. Can we expect more in 2014?
September 22, 2013
Monday Lineup Card: Yelling for Yelich
FAAB Factor - AL: Looking Ahead
Mariano Rivera had his going away ceremony Sunday in Yankee Stadium. Andrew Martinez breaks down the team's alternatives for the future.
September 21, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Season Finale
Adam Wainwright is on a roll in his last three starts and with two starts this week lands the NL's top spot in the season finale of the Pitching Value Meter.
September 20, 2013
Transaction Analysis: Kemp's Finally Back
Matt Kemp made his long-awaited return to the Dodgers this week, but just how much he can offer fantasy teams remains to be seen.
September 17, 2013
Wednesday Lineup Card: Riding Out the Season in a Pinto
Catcher Josmil Pinto is making some noise for the Twins in the season's final month.
September 16, 2013
Tuesday Lineup Card: Enter Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood
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