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AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist dips into the American League free agent pool and thinks Aaron Hicks' skill growth makes him a good bet to continue producing as the Yankees' starting center fielder.

Collette Calls: xwOBA Underperformers

Jason Collette looks at xwOBA to determine which hitters may break out in the coming weeks and months.

MLB Barometer: Two Months In

Vlad Sedler delivers his weekly edition of the MLB Barometer, kicking things off with thoughts on Mike Trout's injury before getting into his weekly risers and fallers.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist reviews the available free agents in the American League and reminds you to make sure David Price isn't somehow available prior to his 2017 debut Monday.

FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays

J.D. Martinez has returned with a bang, and Greg Vara is looking for him to produce again Friday at home against Nick Martinez and the Rangers.

DFS Baseball 101: Identifying Cash-Game Hitters

Michael Rathburn shares his research process for identifying consistent hitters in cash games. Why does it usually make sense to pay up for an elite bat at first base?

FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values

Chris Davis continues to strike out at a high rate, but Adam Zdroik explains why that shouldn't be too big of an issue Thursday against the Tigers.

The Wheelhouse: Go for Goldy

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

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist sifts through the free agent pool in the American League and thinks Avisail Garcia's hot start makes him worth a look in shallow formats.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks

Freddie Freeman continues to hit right-handed pitching well, and he has a solid opportunity to keep it going Saturday against the Phillies.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Adam Zdroik checks out Saturday's slate and expected Rougned Odor's hot start to continue against an exploitable right-handed pitcher like the A's Kendall Graveman.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks

Chris Bennett checks out Friday's slate and recommends pitching ace Max Scherzer against below-average hitting of the Phillies.

MLB Barometer: One Man's NFBC

Vlad Sedler's first Barometer of the regular season follows his NFBC Main Event draft, which saw D-Backs star Paul Goldschmidt fall to him at pick 13.

Collette Calls: AL Tout Wars Recap

Jason Collettte reviews his strategy and results from his recent AL Tout Wars auction. Will Jose Altuve lead him to the Tout Wars title?

Collette Calls: The Ugliness of Catcher

Jason Collette looks at the cesspool that is catcher this season for bargains that could pay off for owners who wait to draft a backstop.

MLB Barometer: 2016 Busts to Target in 2017

Vlad Sedler wraps up the 2016 baseball season with a look at busts like the Dodgers' Yasiel Puig who could be bargains next year.

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.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

Mike Napoli continues to hit lefties well, which sets up nicely Monday against the Twins' Hector Santiago, who has allowed 23 earned runs, including seven homers, in his last four starts.

FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays

Yordano Ventura has turned it around in the second half, but RotoWire's Neil Parker has no problem targeting him with Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley, Jr. on Sunday.

DFS Baseball 101: Finding Value Hitters on FanDuel

Michael Rathburn breaks down a few players he has been using recently in his DFS lineups who have saved him considerable salary cap space but are greatly outproducing their minimal prices.

DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks

Jose Abreu is starting to trend in the right direction, and Neil Parker explains why the White Sox first baseman is a solid fantasy option Friday against the Braves.

The Saber's Edge: How Age Impacts Plate Discipline

Jeff Zimmerman looks at the relationship between a player's age and plate discipline, and perhaps it makes sense that Carlos Gomez's contact rate has nosedived this season.

DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks

Zack Cozart has had plenty of success against lefties this season, and he could keep that going out of the leadoff spot Thursday against the Nationals' Gio Gonzalez.

MLB Barometer: Assessing the Fantasy Player Pool

Vlad Sedler looks at the fantasy winners and losers at each position as midseason approaches, including first baseman Brandon Belt, who is the only Giant outearning his preseason ADP.

DVR's Top 350: May Update

This time last year, Michael Conforto was in the Mets' minor league system. Where does he check in on the May update of the Top 350?

MLB Barometer: Walking the Tightrope

Vlad Sedler discusses the tightrope act that comes with giving up on drafted players for free agents in this week's Barometer, which also spotlights the rise of Jake Odorizzi.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Clay Link looks at this week's free-agent targets, including Tampa Bay's Erasmo Ramirez, who should make the most of his starting opportunities the next couple months.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: Astros Ready to Blast Off

Erik Siegrist breaks down his hitting rankings for the upcoming week of games, highlighted by some attractive seven-game slates for the Nationals, Rangers and Astros.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Clay Link surveys the American League waiver wire where as Matt Shoemaker has worked his way into the Angels' rotation thanks to an injury to C.J. Wilson.

Team Previews: AL Central

Jack Moore provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the AL Central. Can Eric Hosmer lead the Royals to a third straight pennant?