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July 7, 2014
Rounding Third: Beating the Shift
A rant about the shift after an Eric Hosmer hit leads this week's primer. See the top fantasy schedules this week, plus FAAB results in multiple industry leagues.
June 4, 2014
Behind the Backstop: Catcher to Stash?
J.T. Realmuto is blocked in the short term by Jarrod Saltalamacchia, but can he contribute for fantasy owners down the road? Tory Hernandez breaks him down in the latest installment of Behind the Backstop.
June 3, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Big Names Back In Action
Ryan Zimmerman, Josh Hamilton and Nelson Cruz were among the big bats to return to lineups for Tuesday's games.
June 1, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Plouffe Positive
May 29, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Medica To Give The Padres Oomph?
The Padres are looking to shake things up with their bats in San Diego...
May 27, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Jesus Saves
Jesus Aguilar figures to be the greatest beneficiary of Nick Swisher and Carlos Santana hitting the DL, according to Adam Wolf.
May 26, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Great Britton
Zach Britton has a line on all the Orioles' saves, making him criminally underowned.
May 20, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Boston Brings Back Drew
After a long offseason wait on the free agent market, Stephen Drew finally re-signed with the Red Sox on Tuesday.
May 13, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Closer-By-Committee Succeeds?
Sean Doolittle tries to prove his value in a closer-by-committee situation
May 12, 2014
Rounding Third: Week 7 Primer
A.J. Burnett and the Phillies have just five games this week, as do the Rockies. Which teams have better schedules?
May 9, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Welcome Wilmer
The Mets called up prospect Wilmer Flores on Friday. Those looking for middle-infield production should take heed.
May 7, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Along Came Polly
April 30, 2014
Behind the Numbers: April NFBC FAAB Review
K-Rod has proven a profitable waiver-wire pickup, but what's the best way to spend FAAB for saves?
April 17, 2014
Mound Musings: Swing and a Miss
Brad "Bogfella" Johnson talks about why strikeout potential is an important part in evaluating fantasy relevance of starting pitchers
April 14, 2014
Rounding Third: Difficult Cuts
Even though Jake Odorizzi has newfound job security in the Rays' rotation, Jeff Erickson cut him on his NFBC Main Event team.
April 13, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Fetch Adeiny
FAAB Factor-AL: Injuries Creating Opportunities
Koji Uehara has been unavailable to pitch the last two games - Andrew Martinez suggests possible replacement options for him and Adrian Beltre, among others.
April 11, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Josmil Ticket
Josmil Pinto went deep again Friday, in his second start of the season at DH.
April 10, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Considering Kelly Johnson
Kelly Johnson could be a nice, cheap source of power, at least while Mark Teixeira (hamstring) remains on the DL.
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 9, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Solarte Sizzles
Yangervis Solarte has been a very pleasant surprise early on for the Yankees.
April 7, 2014
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 6, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Owning Owings
April 4, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Bearing Down
Cliff Lee will try to get back on track Saturday after disappointing Opening Day start in Texas.
April 1, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: K-Rod Rises Again
Francisco Rodriguez is the Brewers' closer again -- for now -- leaving Jim Henderson's fantasy owners in a bad spot.
March 30, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Sizemore Really Does Matter
March 13, 2014
Mound Musings: AL West Spotlight
Is Yu Darvish a top-five pitcher? Should fantasy owners treat him as such in drafts? Do the walks matter?
February 14, 2014
2014 A's Preview: Primed For Another Division Title?
Even with a disappointing 2013 from Yoenis Cespedes, the A's repeated as AL West champions. Can they make it three in a row in 2014?
February 6, 2014
Mound Musings: Getting a Hold on the 2014 Season
If Kevin Gausman doesn't make the O's rotation this spring, he could end up a decent sources of holds for fantasy owners.
January 19, 2014
Collette Calls: Whither CJ .321?
Chris Johnson went undrafted in last week's FSTA Experts draft. FSWA Fantasy Baseball Writer of the Year Jason Collette discusses the collective wisdom of the experts and merits of Johnson.
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