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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Mariano Rivera's name.
April 19, 2014
Charging the Mound: Liss and Erickson Talk Baseball
What starting pitchers can we trust no matter what happened in their last outing?
April 14, 2014
Painting the Black: Closing Epidemic
Jensen Lewis wonders why teams are pulling the plug so early on their closers this season, particularly in Milwaukee and Oakland.
April 13, 2014
Charging the Mound: Erickson and Liss Talk Baseball
Daily Fantasy vs. Season Long, plus Dee Gordon, Matt Kemp, Ryan Braun and other needle-movers two weeks in.
LABR Look: Early Injuries Wreaking Havoc
Bobby Colton takes a survey of the early injuries' impact in the Mixed LABR league that he's playing in.
April 12, 2014
The Long Game: The Closer Carousel
Aroldis Chapman is one of many closers already down. Erik Siegrist offers some alternatives to investing full price on current closers.
April 9, 2014
Behind the Numbers: Is Brandon Belt's Power for Real?
The answer to that and more as this week's edition tackles some early season observations.
April 8, 2014
Diamond Cuts: Strain vs. Sprain
Yasiel Puig's thumb injury inspired Jeff Stotts' annual lecture on the difference between a sprain and a strain.
April 3, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: All Eyes On Kemp
Matt Kemp is set to make his much-anticipated 2014 debut Friday against the Giants after a lengthy recovery from offseason ankle surgery.
April 1, 2014
Behind the Backstop: 2014 Predictions - AL East
David Ortiz and the Red Sox are still on top of the AL East in Tory Hernandez's division predictions.
February 25, 2014
Painting the Black: Five Setup Men To Watch
Jensen Lewis suggests that more has changed with Carlos Marmol than his location.
February 20, 2014
2014 Yankees Team Preview : Bronx Spending Spree
In what will be the last ride for Derek Jeter, 2014 hopes to bring improvement following another big offseason spending spree by the Yankees. Will the depth hold up and the big acquisitions pay off for a return to the postseason?
February 12, 2014
NFBC Trends: Hating the Closers
Greg Ambrosius hates closers and the lack of stability at the position, and thus really is disappointed that Mariano Rivera has retired.
January 7, 2014
The RotoWire 200: Our First Bite of the Apple
According to our projections, Clayton Kershaw will be the third most valuable fantasy player in 2014. Are you willing to pull the trigger on him early on if you have that choice?
December 21, 2013
Collette Calls: Closing Time
Jason Collette looks around the league at each team's closing situation, including the added depth behind Koji Uehara in Boston.
September 28, 2013
Sunday Lineup Card: Pick Jose On The Last Day
August 22, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Donnie Baseball Stays Hot
August 19, 2013
Tuesday Lineup Card: See You Next Year, Albert
Monday's leading injury news: Albert Pujols was officially shut down for the season.
August 16, 2013
The RotoWire 200: August Edition
With approximately six weeks left in the season, Derek VanRiper takes a final crack at the Top 200 overall with the removal of Nelson Cruz and others suspended for their connection to Biogenesis.
August 12, 2013
Tuesday Lineup Card: Lord Farquhar
August 11, 2013
Monday Lineup Card: A Vulnerable Mariano?
August 10, 2013
Sunday Lineup Card: All In With Alvarez
July 24, 2013
The Lineup Card: Peralta Wily of Late
Thursday Lineup Card
July 21, 2013
Charging the Mound: The Two-Hour Nap
Mariano Rivera's eighth-inning appearance was one of the few events from the All-Star Game was one of the few events that registered during the bubble that is the All-Star break.
July 5, 2013
The RotoWire Roundtable: Midseason Rankings
Our five-member midseason composite rankings are up - where does Yasiel Puig check in? See the composite 200 here.
June 28, 2013
The Wheelhouse: Can Anyone Stop MBP?
Opportunity may have knocked sooner than expected for Yasiel Puig this season. Where did he rank on Derek VanRiper's midseason Top-200 List?
June 23, 2013
MLB Barometer: Falling Off
Dan Haren's struggles have continued to the point where the Nats had to put him on the DL. Howard Bender discusses Haren among his fallers this week.
June 20, 2013
Charging the Mound: Fantasy MVPs, Targeting AVG and Streaming SPs
Andrew Martinez sits in for the vacationing Jeff Erickson.
The Long Game: Coming Into Focus
Erik Siegrist looks into four outliers from this season and whether they are good keeper targets, or someone you should deal right away in keeper leagues, including the Diamondbacks' Patrick Corbin.
June 19, 2013
Bernie On The Scene: Players I Like - AL Edition
While Jurickson Profar gets a lot of attention as a potential elite shortstop of the future, RotoWire's resident scout Bernie Pleskoff has a prospect in Cleveland that he likes even more.
June 7, 2013
Saturday Lineup Card: Standing Garza
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