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August 31, 2015
Collette Calls: August Reflections
Wrong on Nelson Cruz, right on Mike Zunino, one out of two isn't bad for Jason Collette, who muses this week on the happenings of August.
MLB Barometer: There's Always Next Year
Vlad Sedler is prepping for next year's drafts with a look at 2016's top pitching options.
August 28, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks
Clayton Kershaw is the clear top play on Friday night, but RotoWire's Alex Spalding has a number of value plays to help fit the Dodgers ace into your Fantasy Aces lineups.
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
The Twins' Brian Dozier is usually one of the most expensive second base options in daily fantasy baseball, but Benny Ricciardi is jumping all over him with a reduced FanDuel price Friday.
August 25, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Ronny Mor finds bargains in players coming off injury, including Jason Kipnis and Freddie Freeman
August 23, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
A lot of big outfielders have solid matchups Sunday, but Benny Ricciardi thinks Nelson Cruz has the highest upside on FanDuel.
August 18, 2015
Dominate Your Duel: Umpire Analysis
Christopher Olson analyzes this week's umpire matchups and finds a winner in Chicago's Jose Quintana.
August 17, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Monday Picks
Paul Bruno offers his recommendations for Monday's slate, including a Pirates stack topped by Gregory Polanco
August 16, 2015
Nelson Cruz is red hot and Benny Ricciardi thinks he makes for a great FanDuel play Sunday going up against Red Sox lefty Henry Owens.
August 15, 2015
Collette Calls: Breaking Down Chris Davis
Jason Collette goes deep in the numbers to analyze Chris Davis' turnaround at the plate and whether it is sustainable.
August 13, 2015
Bats & Balls: Hot Second-Half Starts
David Regan examines some players putting up great numbers since the All-Star break, including Mariners' slugger Nelson Cruz
August 12, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Khris Davis, Please Stand Up!
Donít be surprised if Khris Davis smacks 10-12 more home runs by seasonís end!
Minor League Barometer: Birds In The Hand
Jesse Siegel takes his weekly tour of the minors and examines the internal options the Orioles have for replacing Chris Davis in 2016
August 11, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Bassitt Hound
August 8, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: Royals Rule the Week
Erik Siegrist ranks the hitter matchups for the upcoming scoring period as the Royals have a seven-game homestand.
August 7, 2015
Alex Spalding breaks down his recommendations for Friday's slate, including a couple of Cardinals and Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw
August 4, 2015
Fantasy 101: Winning Tournaments with Home Runs
Winning tournaments on FanDuel requires a lot of things to go right, and it's imperative to maximize the number of home-run hitters on your squad.
August 3, 2015
Paul Bruno offers his recommendations for Monday's action, which include a stack of White Sox supporting Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Kevin Payne starts the week with some major bargains, including Seattle's Jesus Montero at catcher.
July 31, 2015
RotoWire's Alex Spalding likes Chris Davis on Friday thanks to his matchup against Buck Farmer, who is allowing lefties to hit .438 against him this season.
Eric Hosmer is starting to heat up again, and Benny Ricciardi thinks he makes for a solid salary-saving play Friday on FanDuel.
July 28, 2015
In Some Depth: Trade Deadline Fallout
The deadline is still days away but we're already seeing major shakeups Ryan Eisner has the details.
July 27, 2015
Paul Bruno gives his recommendations for Monday's slate, headlined by red-hot Reds slugger Joey Votto
July 25, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks
Joel Bartilotta wants to pick on the Yankees' CC Sabathia on Saturday against the Twins, and that starts with second baseman Brian Dozier.
July 22, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Lance Lynn against the White Sox? David Soda is a buyer.
July 20, 2015
DFS Baseball 101: Team Batting Status Update
Michael Rathburn updates his monthly team hitting stats to help DFS players know when to attack certain teams with pitchers and when to stack them.
July 19, 2015
There continues to be a high number of good options at first base, but Benny Ricciardi thinks Chris Davis could return the most bang for the buck Sunday on FanDuel.
July 13, 2015
MLB Barometer: Room for Improvement
Erik Siegrist crunches the xFIP numbers looking for second-half pitching buys -- and sells. Which way does Matt Harvey fall?
July 10, 2015
Jason Kipnis has been excellent against right-handed pitching this season, and Benny Ricciardi has a number of value plays to allow DFS players to fit Kipnis in comfortably.
July 6, 2015
MLB Barometer: Chicks Dig the Long Ball
Vlad Sedler projects the top home-run hitters for the second half. On which side of 40 will Baltimore's Chris Davis land?
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