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Fantasy Articles Featuring Maikel Franco

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Maikel Franco's name.

Thursday Lineup Card: Vote Yea On Rusney

RotoWire's Clay Link looks Thursday's pitching matchups, all of Wednesday's injury news, and suggests owners go out and scoop Rusney Castillo.

The Daily Duel: Value Picks

RotoWire's Kevin Payne takes a look at the current FanDuel value picks at each position.

Monday Lineup Card: Collin-g McHugh

Astros starter Collin McHugh is 4-0 with a 1.97 ERA over his last five starts.

FAAB Factor-NL: Clippard Closing?

Jan Levine breaks down the Nationals' closer committee and tells you what to bid on Tyler Clippard.

Sunday Lineup Card: Discount On Dizzying Speed

A bout with dizziness makes Holt available for pickup.

Saturday Lineup Card: Not Dunn Yet

Adam Dunn is producing after a change of scenery, and Chris Benzine discusses why he is worth a look at first base.

Friday Lineup Card: Dropping Dead Weight For Hot Bats And Arms

Thursday Lineup Card: Second Shot For Heaney?

Wednesday Lineup Card: Call-Up Day, Part Deux

In a seemingly endless sea of September call-ups, the Phillies' Maikel Franco rates as one of the shining stars of the group.

In Some Depth: September Expansion

The Cards are still waiting for Oscar Taveras to solve big league pitching, but for now he remains atop the RF depth chart in St. Louis. Could that change with expanded rosters?

FAAB Factor-NL: Soler Power

Jorge Soler and Javier Baez are two of the reasons why the Cubs' future is bright. Jan Levine suggests that you break the bank to get Soler if you can in your leagues.

Minor League Barometer: Prospect Year in Review

The year did not go according to play for prospect Taijuan Walker, who has dealt with injuries, command issues and criticism from the Mariners.

FAAB Factor-NL: September Speculation

Will the Dodgers call up Joc Pederson when rosters expand in September? How about the Phillies - will they give Maikel Franco the call? Jan Levine gives you an early look at both in this week's article.

Minor League Barometer: Bundy's Lost Year

It was a bit of a lost year for Dylan Bundy, who came back from Tommy John surgery only to suffer a shoulder injury later in the season.

In Some Depth: See You in September

Dodgers fans have been calling for Joc Pederson and they should get their wish when rosters expand next month.

Minor League Barometer: Norris has New Lease on Life

Daniel Norris is a prime example why you don't give up on a highly-touted prospect after just one bad year.

Behind the Numbers: Moves for the Home Stretch

Teams out of the playoff race still have a lot to play for, including calling up the likes of Cubs prospect Kris Bryant.

FAAB Factor-NL: Reunited - Will It Feel So Good?

Jake Peavy's trade to the Giants reunites him with former manager Bruce Bochy? Can he conjure similar results now that he's back in the NL?

FAAB Factor-NL: Vacancy In San Diego

With Huston Street now on the Angels, who will close for the Padres? RotoWire's Jan Levine answers that question and gives you his FAAB bids for the week.

Minor League Barometer: Promotion Time for Prospects

Corey Seager is among a number of prospects who have earned recent promotions as he'll head to Double-A for the Dodgers.

Minor League Barometer: The Astros' Next Shooting Star

Domingo Santana was overshadowed the last couple seasons by George Springer and Jonathan Singleton, but he could be the next line for a callup to the Astros.

The Saber's Edge: Good Bet To Succeed?

Is Mookie Betts a good bet to become a productive big league hitter? Jeff Zimmerman breaks down the current crop of hitting prospects to find the players most likely to become productive bats at the top level.

In Some Depth: Time to Shine for Angels' Cron

With the release of Raul Ibanez over the weekend, the path to regular playing time is clear for C.J. Cron.

FAAB Factor-NL: Giants Push the Panik Button

The Giants called up Joe Panik on Saturday. Jan Levine suggests how much you should bid on him in this week's edition.

FAAB Factor-NL: Potential New Closer

Neil Ramirez has picked up two saves for the Cubs and is striking out batters at a prolific rate. Jan Levine tells you his potential bid on Ramirez in this week's column.

Behind the Numbers: Gaining an Edge with xFIP

David Price has been unlucky this season, as his xFIP, which is more than a run lower than his ERA, makes clear.

FAAB Factor-NL: And the Oscar Goes To ...

Who will be the lucky winner in FAAB bidding on the Cardinals' Oscar Taveras this week? RotoWire's Jan Levine tells you how much he would bid if given the opportunity.

House of Shlain: Springer Has Sprung

After a quiet start, George Springer has been raking for the Astros in the final weeks of May.

Minor League Barometer: Seager is Surging

Perhaps no hitter is hotter at the moment than Corey Seager, a future star and one of the game's better infield prospects.

MLB Barometer: Bargains At the V-Mart

Ryan Howard is showing all the signs of turning 35 this year and makes Vlad Sedler's downgrade list this week.