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Minor League Barometer: Schwarber Leads Second-Half Wave

Jesse Siegel sees plenty of future stars still on their way up, including the recently promoted Kyle Schwarber, who is impressing in Chicago.

Hitter Value Meter: Red Tide Could Rise

Erik Siegrist's weekly look at the best hitting matchups finds the Reds in an enviable position at home and on the road this week.

FAAB Factor - NL: Going to the Matz

Jan Levine breaks down the National League and advises owners to be ready to pounce on prospect Steven Matz, who should be a mainstay in the Mets' rotation.

Thursday Lineup Card: Randal Grichuk, Untapped Power Source

Grichuk is prone to a streaky bat, but the power potential he carries in a potent Cardinals lineup is worth the risk.

Farm Futures: International League Pitchers

The Yankees' Luis Severino has been tearing up the International League and James Anderson thinks his time with the big club should be coming soon.

Monday Lineup Card: Man in the Bux

Byron Buxton made his MLB debut Sunday, going 0-for-4 with two strikeouts in the Twins' 4-3 win over the Rangers.

FAAB Factor - NL: Spending your (Ci)shekels

Steve Cishek is back in Miami, but hes not closing yet. Is it worth speculating that hell regain his role? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's NL FAAB Factor.

Hitter Value Meter: 30 Playing Seven

With all 30 clubs playing seven games this week, RotoWire's Erik Siegrist breaks down which teams have the best hitting matchups.

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.

FAAB Factor - NL: Sifting through the Leftovers

Not much sitting out there in the NL one week into the season, but Dexter Fowler is surprisingly available in many leagues, writes RotoWire's Jason Collette.

Phillies Team Preview: Finally Rebuilding

Jimmy Rollins was dealt away by the Phillies this offseason, as they final began the painful process of rebuilding.

The Long Game: Found Money

Brad Boxberger was tremendous in a setup capacity last season, and now he might be the Rays' closer to begin 2015 while Jake McGee recovers from his elbow injury.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Betting the House

Indians left-hander T.J. House hasn't gotten the publicity of Corey Kluber and Carlos Carrasco, but his late-season success has helped the Tribe remain on the edge of the Wild Card race.

In Some Depth: The Next Call

Javier Baez will join the Cubs on Tuesday as they continue to infuse their big league roster with young talent from the farm. Ryan Eisner takes a look around the league following the non-waiver trade deadline in the latest installment of In Some Depth.

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?

Wednesday Lineup Card: Petricka, Putnam Battle for Closing Duties

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.

Monday Lineup Card: Plouffe Positive

FAAB Factor-NL: Nearly Taveras Time

Oscar Taveras's promotion from Triple-A could be imminent. Jeff Erickson suggests to get him now and take the one-week shortfall while the acquisition costs are low.

Thursday Lineup Card: Trout Out, Calhoun Activated

Thursday Lineup Card: A New Day Rising?

Wednesday Lineup Card: Closer-By-Committee Succeeds?

Sean Doolittle tries to prove his value in a closer-by-committee situation

Tuesday Lineup Card: No Way, Jose

Young Marlins ace Jose Fernandez surprisingly hit the DL on Monday and appears to be headed for season-ending Tommy John surgery.

FAAB Factor-NL: Belted

The Giants are scrambling to fill the void left from Brandon Belt's thumb injury. Jeff Erickson breaks down his replacement options among this week's possible FAAB candidates.

Saturday Lineup Card: Welcome Wilmer

The Mets called up prospect Wilmer Flores on Friday. Those looking for middle-infield production should take heed.

Thursday Lineup Card: Along Came Polly

Sunday Lineup Card: Keeping Up With Garrett Jones

Thursday Lineup Card: Scooting Along

Tuesday Lineup Card: Have A Niese Day

Fantasy owners have been criminally underrating the Mets' Jon Niese -- who battles Cole Hamels Tuesday night -- in the season's early going.

Monday Lineup Card: Don't Go it A-Loney