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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jose Altuve's name.
September 20, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Things I Wonder About as the Season Winds Down
Dave Regan focuses his rumblings on things that he's wondering about as the 2017 campaign draws to a close, like whether this season's performance by Giancarlo Stanton is his new norm.
September 21, 2017
The Z Files: With the 12th Pick...
Todd Zola looks ahead to his first 2018 draft and the wealth of options he and DVR have on the table for their first two picks, potentially including oft-injured superstar Bryce Harper.
FantasyDraft MLB: Wednesday Values
The Padres have been solid in the past two games, but Greg Vara is expecting them to get shut down Wednesday by the Diamondbacks' Robbie Ray.
September 15, 2017
Oak's Corner: 2018 First Rounders
Scott Jenstad chooses his top picks for 2018, featuring Colorado’s Charlie Blackmon who currently ranks top in the 10 in MLB in batting average, runs scored and homers, and is in the top 25 in RBI.
September 14, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Greg Vara reviews Thursday's slate and thinks George Springers's recent slump has made him a bargain in a plus matchup against the erratic Ricky Nolasco.
September 9, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
The Astros look like a good stacking option Saturday against the A's, which means Jose Altuve is likely to get plenty of fantasy consideration.
September 8, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Friday Values
Greg Vara recommends Astros star second baseman Jose Altuve on the road in Oakland for Friday's FanDuel slate.
September 6, 2017
Jose Altuve won't come cheap, but Greg Vara explains why fantasy managers should pay up for the Astros' second baseman on Wednesday against the Mariners.
September 5, 2017
MLB Barometer: Down to the Wire
Vlad Sedler brings us his first MLB Barometer of September, turning an eye toward the fantasy stretch run while getting into his weekly risers and fallers.
August 25, 2017
Oak's Corner: Frustrating Season for Bautista Owners
Scott Jenstad laments drafting Blue Jay’s right fielder Jose Bautista, whose 20 homers, 54 RBI and .211 batting average has not lived up to his ADP of 110.
August 20, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values
There are a number of viable stack options on Sunday's slate, and RotoWire's Greg Vara is interested in the Diamondbacks' Jake Lamb.
August 18, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
On a slate loaded with high-end pitchers, Greg Vara suggests superstar hurler Max Scherzer on the road against the lowly Padres.
August 17, 2017
Farm Futures: September Callup Candidates
James Anderson previews the minor leaguers most likely to get called up and have fantasy value in September and thinks Willy Adames could be a middle-infield upgrade for the Rays.
August 14, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Monday Values
Juan Carlos Blanco delivers his best plays for Monday's FantasyDraft slate, including the Tigers' Nick Castellanos on the road in Arlington.
August 9, 2017
While his price is a bit inflated given his inconsistency, Greg Vara explains why Andrew Benintendi is worth the investment Wednesday against the Rays.
August 5, 2017
Paul Goldschmidt has a great matchup Saturday and isn't even the most expensive first baseman in the Yahoo DFS game.
August 4, 2017
Greg Vara is turning back to Madison Bumgarner at home against the Diamondbacks after an impressive showing against the Dodgers in his last start.
August 3, 2017
Greg Vara reviews Thursday's slate and can't resist rostering an expensive Charlie Blackmon at home against Rafael Montero and the Mets.
August 1, 2017
Minor League Barometer: Dog Days of Summer
Jesse Siegel gets into his weekly Minor League Barometer on the heels of the trade deadline, exploring his risers and falls as the final month of the minor-league season gets underway.
August 2, 2017
Tuesday's hitless outing is certainly not dampening Greg Vara's optimism about Jose Altuve's fantasy upside Wednesday against the Rays.
MLB Barometer: Post-Trade-Deadline Risers and Fallers
Vlad Sedler explores the MLB landscape in this week's edition of the Barometer, highlighting the struggles of the Orioles' Mark Trumbo in the fallers section as his batting average continues to tumble.
Collette Calls: July Horror Show
Jason Collette analyzes the awful Julys of some of the top fantasy players to find out what went wrong in the month. Can Ryan Zimmerman rebound?
July 29, 2017
Yovani Gallardo is back on the mound Saturday, which means Greg Vara is targeting left-handed Mets, particularly Michael Conforto.
July 27, 2017
The Z Files: Making the Pitch
Todd Zola shares some of his rebuilding strategies in keeper leagues, including the arguments needed to convince a league-mate gunning for a title to part with a young stud like James Paxton.
Greg Vara looks over Thursday's slate and thinks Giancarlo Stanton's current hot streak makes him a must-start against the Reds' Robert Stephenson.
July 26, 2017
Greg Vara suggests Red Sox ace Chris Sale, who's set to dominate the Mariners at Safeco Field on Wednesday afternoon.
July 25, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Greg Vara likes Jose Altuve of the Astros at home against the Phillies on Tuesday.
July 22, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Adam Zdroik looks over Saturday's slate and recommends stocking up on Astros, including Jose Altuve, against Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman.
With left-hander Wade Miley on the hill for the Orioles, RotoWire's Greg Vara is all over Astros second baseman Jose Altuve.
July 21, 2017
Greg Vara looks over Friday's FanDuel slate, suggesting there's no reason to deviate from Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton on the road in hitter-friendly Cincinnati.
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