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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.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks

Neil Parker breaks down the Monday Yahoo slate, including Jose Altuve, whose price is not prohibitive with a left-hander on the mound.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: No Way Jose on Road?

Paul Sporer explains why Jose Fernandez's road splits could be headed for better days in this week's pitcher rankings.

DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks

Danny Salazar got lit up in his last outing, but RotoWire's Alex Spalding explains why the Indians starter is worthy of tournament consideration Tuesday against the A's.

FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays

Juan Carlos Blanco feels a need for speed Tuesday and likes the matchup for Billy Hamilton, particularly given the Rangers' struggles throwing out base stealers this season.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks

Neil Parker assembles a Rays stack to exploit the volatile Clay Buchholz on Tuesday, headlined by slugger Evan Longoria.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Yu the Man This Week

Paul Sporer likes the two-start week ahead for Rangers starter Yu Darvish, who has dominated batters since coming off the disabled list.

FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays

Alex Spalding has no qualms about picking on the hapless A's offense Wednesday by paying up for Rangers ace Yu Darvish.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks

Juan Carlos Blanco puts the ageless Adrian Beltre atop a Rangers mini-stack Wednesday against A's starter Sean Manaea, who has struggled on the road.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Fernandez Still Rolling

Paul Sporer isn't troubled by Jose Fernandez's recent bump in the road as he has him on top of this week's starting pitcher rankings.

FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays

Mitch Moreland has been hot since the All-Star break, and he has a solid matchup Friday against the Tigers to keep it going.

DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks

With a long and successful history against Yankees starter CC Sabathia, Sasha Yodashkin is rolling with Evan Longoria at third base Friday.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks

Despite facing a lefty, Juan Carlos Blanco explains why Robinson Cano is worth serious fantasy consideration Friday against the A's.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine takes a look at the National League free agent pool this week and who might be of service to your squad between now and October.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Max Output

Paul Sporer boosts Max Scherzer to the top of this week's pitcher ranking as the Washington hurler looks to have gotten a handle on his long-ball troubles.

Mound Musings: The Tradewinds Blow

With the non-waiver trade deadline over, Brad Johnson examines the starting pitcher trades he believes could significantly impact fantasy roles for the remainder of the season, including the Ray’s Matt Moore to the Giants.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: American League Domination

Erik Siegrist breaks down his hitting rankings for the upcoming slate of games, dominated by eight American League teams with seven-game slates.

Mound Musings: Quantum Leap

Brad Johnson time travels to mid 2018 to study National League pitchers who he believes will be the top performers of that season. Topping this futuristic list is New York Met Noah Syndergaard.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Fresh off the All-Star break, Jan Levine gets into his National League waiver options for this week, which includes several big-name players -- like Dee Gordon and A.J. Pollock -- returning from lengthy absences sooner rather than later.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine runs down this week's free-agent options and bids, including the Cardinals Kolten Wong, who could benefit from the injury situation in St. Louis.

Mound Musings: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?

In this week’s edition, Brad Johnson discusses young impact pitchers, like the Rays' Blake Snell, who will be arriving soon at a ballpark near you.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jeff Erickson looks through the week's best NL waiver options and highlights some top prospects who could soon get the call to the majors, including the Phillies' Nick Williams

Mound Musings: How Patient Are You?

Brad Johnson explains that when a good pitcher starts a season with bad stats, i.e., Cardinal Adam Wainwright, fantasy owners need to figure out whether a turnaround is coming.

Minor League Barometer: Meadows Goes to Pasture

Jesse Siegel spotlights Pittsburgh prospect Austin Meadows, who chances of making it to the big leagues this season took a severe hit after he was injured in spring training.

Farm Futures: 20 Pitcher Predictions

James Anderson offers his second set of 2016 prospect predictions, and foresees big things from the Brewers' Jorge Lopez in the second half.

Farm Futures: NL East Top 10s

The depth of the Mets' rotation pushes Steven Matz to the No. 4 slot, but RotoWire's James Anderson says there's no doubt Matz is the top pitching prospect this season.

Tiered Rankings: 2016 MLB Rookies

James Anderson shares his first set of tiered prospect rankings for the 2016 season. Where does Rays left-hander Blake Snell check in?

Minor League Barometer: Buxton Bouncing Back

Jesse Siegel takes his weekly tour of the minors and finds that Twins prospect Byron Buxton is heating up once again

Farm Futures: Top 10 Farm Systems

RotoWire's James Anderson breaks down the top 10 farm systems after the July 31 trade deadline, with a bit of a surprise at the top spot.

Mound Musings: Trade Winds

Brad Johnson analyzes the Cueto, Hamels, Kazmir and Tulowitzki trades and what it means for fantasy owners.