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April 20, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: Change of Scenery
Ike Davis gets a fresh start in Pittsburgh - how much does Jan Levine think you should bid on him?
April 19, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Discounted Darvish Paying Off
Two starts in pitcher-friendly parks makes Yu Darvish this week's top hurler, giving owners who ignored the draft-day panic a nice profit.
April 18, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: New Digs For Davis
Ike Davis has a new home in Pittsburgh, but is he worth an add?
April 16, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Russell the Muscle
April 12, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Hanging With Mr. Harang
Pitching Value Meter: Sonny Days in Oakland
Sonny Gray, who has a friendly start this week in Houston, is becoming a more complete pitcher this year.
April 7, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Open Pandora's Brox
Jonathan Broxton is expected to be activated Tuesday and assume the Reds' closing role in the absence of Aroldis Chapman.
April 5, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Maximum Strength
Max Scherzer hit the trifecta this week -- two starts in pitchers' parks against the National League.
April 1, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Unfortunate Setback For Kershaw
The Dodgers announced Tuesday ace Clayton Kershaw (back inflammation) would begin a two-to-three week rehab program, putting fantasy owners in a hole early on.
March 30, 2014
FAAB Factor - NL: Big Bid on Dee Gordon?
Does Dee Gordon merit a big bid this week after he won the Dodgers' starting second base job? Jan Levine breaks it down for us in his initial column of the season.
March 29, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Kicking Off the 2014 Season
Justin Verlander looks poised this year to reclaim his former position as the top pitcher in the AL, but does that mean he is the top pitcher in this week's season debut of the Value Meter?
March 28, 2014
RotoWire Roundtable: Late March Update
Aroldis Chapman has obviously fallen in our composite rankings. Who else saw major movement?
March 27, 2014
DraftKings MLB: Value Plays for the Week
Jerry Donabedian takes a look at the early-season MLB value plays on DraftKings.
March 5, 2014
RotoWire Roundtable: Early March Top 350
The RotoWire rankings crew takes their first crack at their Consolidated Top 350 MLB Rankings. Allen Craig is among those with the widest disparity in his ranking.
February 21, 2014
House of Shlain: NL-only Auction Recap
Yasiel Puig fetched $33 in a recent NL auction -- even more than Ryan Braun -- writes Nick Shlain.
February 17, 2014
2014 Mets Team Preview: Another Growth Year
Matt Harvey's Tommy John surgery is one of the reasons why the Mets will have to wait another year to contend.
February 16, 2014
2014 Braves Team Preview: Live By The Sword
The Braves ran away with the NL East crown in 2013, but a free-swinging offense led to an early exit in the postseason. Can the same power-hitting mentality take them back to the playoffs again in 2014?
February 14, 2014
2014 A's Preview: Primed For Another Division Title?
Even with a disappointing 2013 from Yoenis Cespedes, the A's repeated as AL West champions. Can they make it three in a row in 2014?
February 10, 2014
House of Shlain: Mock Review: Drop Anchor!
With Jose Fernandez and Chris Sale anchoring his pitching staff, Nick Shalin focused on offense until the late stages of a recent 15-team mock. Is it a viable strategy?
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 17, 2013
Behind the Backstop: Scouting 101: The Basics - Body & Arm
In the latest installment of Behind the Backstop, Tory Hernandez writes about body types and arms and how to use observations of each in player evaluation.
October 1, 2013
Rounding Third: Playoff Rankings
Jeff Erickson is favoring the Cardinals in his playoff ranks, meaning that Adam Wainwright is a fantastic target in your playoff pools.
September 26, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Medica Aid
September 21, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Season Finale
Adam Wainwright is on a roll in his last three starts and with two starts this week lands the NL's top spot in the season finale of the Pitching Value Meter.
September 19, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Cesar's No Slouch
September 14, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Max Value
Detroit's Max Scherzer will take a fourth attempt at win No. 20 this week with a matchup against the White Sox.
September 13, 2013
Saturday Lineup Card: A Slice Of Colby
September 7, 2013
Sunday Lineup Card: Colabello Who?
Pitching Value Meter: Weaver gets his Wings Again
Jered Weaver recovered from a beating in the Bronx to hurl three quality starts in his last four outings, setting him up for a good run this week.
September 6, 2013
The Wheelhouse: 30 Teams, 30 Thoughts - Part 2
Now that he's closing in on 1,500 big league plate appearances, is it time to give up on Mike Moustakas?
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