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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Maikel Franco's name.
July 6, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Kevin Payne thinks Jose Abreu is an attractive play today, even at a premium price.
July 5, 2015
FAAB Factor - NL: A Story About a Man Named Jedd
Jedd Gyorko is back in the majors, but are you going to fall for that again? RotoWire's Jan Levine is back with this week's edition of the NL FAAB Factor.
July 2, 2015
Bats & Balls: 30 Teams, 30 Questions
David Regan takes a tour of all 30 depth charts, and among other thoughts has some concern over Gregory Polanco's progress
June 30, 2015
In Some Depth: Catching Up
Ryan Eisner looks at backstop depth charts, including Baltimore's tandem of Matt Wieters and Caleb Joseph
June 25, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Scoop Up Hoover
Hoover is an intriguing pick-up in leagues if you’re scrounging for saves, especially with the rumors floating around that Chapman could be moved in a deadline trade.
Bats & Balls: An Early Midseason Check In
David Regan puts together his all-fantasy, all-value, all-rookie and all-regression teams as the first half nears its close
June 18, 2015
The Long Game: The Landscape Is Changing
Erik Siegrist explains how the changing nature of minor-league promotions and long-term contracts are impacting the fantasy baseball world.
June 16, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
The Dark Knight returns? Ronny Mor hopes for a bounce-back outing from Matt Harvey.
June 12, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks
Jose Abreu has a home run in back-to-back games, and RotoWire's Alex Spalding is throwing him into his Fantasy Aces lineups on Friday.
June 1, 2015
MLB Barometer: Would You Rather?
Vlad Sedler applies the principles of a middle-school game to crucial Roto decisions.
May 31, 2015
FAAB Factor - NL: Lukewarm Corner in Atlanta
Chris Johnson was activated in Atlanta, but how does he fit in with Juan Uribe now on board? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's NL FAAB Factor.
May 21, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: No Cooling Colabello
May 20, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Axford No Longer Forgotten
The Rockies have only given John Axford two save chances since April 27, although Axford was quite successful and locked down both chances without issue.
FantasyScore MLB: Wednesday Picks
With no true aces taking the hill Wednesday, RotoWire's Neil Parker thinks Jake Odorizzi could be a solid play on FantasyScore.
May 19, 2015
The Lineup Card: Closing Shake-Up in Arizona
Farm Futures: Top 200 Update and Carolina League Pitchers
Cubs catcher Kyle Schwarber has been swinging a hot bat, but James Anderson says it's unclear if his career path is behind the plate.
In Some Depth: Changing of the Guard
Ryan Eisner talks about Maikel Franco and the start of the Phillies' long-awaited youth movement.
May 18, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Levying Shoemaker
MLB Barometer: Coming Back to Earth
Vlad Sedler's teams are off to a hot start, but are they as good as they've looked so far?
FanDuel MLB: Monday Picks
Kevin Payne expects another great performance from Corey Kluber
May 17, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Counting Down to Correa
Ryan Rufe discusses why Carlos Correa is worth a pick up right now in Monday's Lineup Card.
FAAB Factor - NL: Getting Healthy
Wilin Rosario doesn't have to worry about the tools of ignorance this time around. That and more in this week's edition of the NL FAAB Factor from RotoWire's Jan Levine.
Sunday Lineup Card: Crawford Packs Giant Punch
Known primarily for his defense, the San Francisco shortstop gets offensive.
May 15, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Time To Be Franco
Chris Benzine discusses why Maikel Franco may say everyday at-bats at third base, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
May 13, 2015
Minor League Barometer: Lost and Found
Jesse Siegel looks at prospects who found their way out of the wilderness, like Philadelphia's Maikel Franco, who's expected to be called up any day now.
May 3, 2015
FAAB Factor - NL: Throwing Darts
The Phillies are activating Chad Billingsley this week, but do you want him? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's edition of NL FAAB Factor.
April 3, 2015
Bats & Balls: Top-10 Lists for 2015
Dave Regan's top-10 lists includes Sleepers and Spring Overreaction Stats, such as Kolten Wong's spring struggles.
April 2, 2015
Minor League Barometer: Now or Never for Souza
Jesse Siegel is not sold on Steven Souza, who has had a poor spring and is getting old for a prospect at nearly 26.
March 26, 2015
RotoWire Roundtable: Top 200 Prospects
Kris Bryant leads the way in the new RotoWire Roundtable prospects rankings.
March 16, 2015
Farm Futures: Tiering Prospects for 2015
James Anderson tiers this year's crop of prospects based on their expected contributions in one-year formats, including the Mets' Noah Syndergaard, who is now one step closer to the big league rotation.
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