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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Nelson Cruz's name.
March 21, 2015
RotoWire Roundtable: March Top 350
RotoWire's group of baseball experts is back with its latest roundtable rankings, in which Nolan Arenado, among others, takes a big jump up the list.
March 15, 2015
Orioles Team Preview: Many Happy Returns
The Orioles were quiet this offseason compared to their AL East foes, but they are also getting the services of a number of key players back, including Manny Machado at third base.
March 12, 2015
Bats & Balls: Spring Observations Around the League
Dave Regan looks around spring training and finds a lot to react, and overreact, to, including the exciting upside of Nolan Arenado.
March 5, 2015
Bats & Balls: Busts to Avoid
David Regan turns his attention to overvalued players this week and finds Jose Abreu as one of the biggest names to avoid this season.
February 22, 2015
Mariners Team Preview: Playoffs or Bust
The Mariners upgraded offensively this offseason, but the team's playoff hopes could hinge on how much the pitching staff regresses from last year's historic numbers.
February 21, 2015
Collette Calls: Tax Season
Jason Collette looks at players carrying premium prices this spring, including Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong.
February 14, 2015
RotoWire Roundtable: Valentine's Edition of the Top 350
The first installment of the Roundtable Rankings are up for 2015! Check out the panel's divide on Mookie Betts, among others.
February 9, 2015
Collette Calls: Over & Undervalued
Jason Collette looks at the current ADP data to find players being consistently drafted too high, or too low. Is it time to buy on Baltimore's Chris Davis again?
February 3, 2015
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.
January 24, 2015
15-Team Magazine Mock: ADP Stock Watch
Clay Link compares the results of our 15-Team Magazine Mock to the early NFBC Average Draft Position (ADP) data.
January 19, 2015
Picks and Pans: Home Sweet Home
Joe Sheehan shares his annual list of players to target and avoid in drafts for 2015. With the move from Los Angeles to Boston, Hanley Ramirez may be primed for a big year.
January 15, 2015
Rounding Third: The RotoWire 200
Jeff Erickson's initial set of top 200 overall rankings for 2015 predictably has Mike Trout on top, but who follows after Trout?
December 8, 2014
Collette Calls: Round Tripper
After a trade sent Jason Hammel from the Cubs to the A's last summer, he returned to Chicago as a free-agent this week. Jason Collette breaks down the latest moves around the league as the Winter Meetings begin.
November 7, 2014
Painting the Black: A Way Too Early Look at 2015
Jensen Lewis shares his opinion about some of 2014's standout performers, including the Giants' Madison Bumgarner.
October 27, 2014
Collette Calls: Profits & Losses - Hitters
Anthony Rendon stayed healthy and was among the biggest sources of profit among hitters in 2014. Jason Collette takes a closer look.
October 15, 2014
Collette Calls: In-Season Article Review
Jason Collette looks back at his in-season articles from 2014, including his pre-demotion take on Cleveland right-hander Danny Salazar.
September 23, 2014
MLB Barometer: Blue Bloods
Matt Kemp has caught fire at just the right time for the Dodgers. Will it be enough for them in the playoffs?
September 5, 2014
The Daily Duel: Value Picks
RotoWire's Kevin Payne runs through his weekly value picks on FanDuel, including a pair of Baltimore Orioles - Nelson Cruz and Jonathan Schoop.
September 3, 2014
Bats & Balls: Overvalued for 2015
Johnny Cueto might be having a great season, but it takes time to rebuild trust, and he hasn't proven that he can be trusted in 2015.
August 27, 2014
Bats & Balls: Second-Half Duds
Nelson Cruz has seen a dramatic drop in second-half production, but could he be poised for a rebound in September?
August 15, 2014
The Daily Duel: Joe Cool
Joe Mauer is available at a cool discount after being shelved by an oblique injury.
August 12, 2014
In Some Depth: Super Utility
Arismendy Alcantara has already been moved off the infield by the Cubs, but he's playing regularly in center field following the arrival of Javier Baez.
August 7, 2014
MLB Barometer: Schedules Down The Stretch
Who gets stuck facing the loaded rotations like the Nats down the stretch more than other teams? Erik Siegrist finds out.
August 6, 2014
Bats & Balls: Stretch-Drive Help
As we inch toward September, a player like Dustin Ackley, who's heating up and still offers mutli-position eligibility, can be useful.
August 4, 2014
Daily Baseball 101: The Art of Stacking
Stacking is a commonly-used strategy in daily MLB games, but some sites limit the opportunity, which has made mini-stacking popular.
July 28, 2014
MLB Barometer: Minor Disappointment
Mike Minor has been a disappointment for many fantasy owners this season, including RotoWire's Vlad Sedler.
July 9, 2014
Daily Baseball 101: TradeSports MLB Contests
Jerry Donabedian evaluates his performance in TradeSports' new RBI contest.
June 30, 2014
MLB Barometer: Bourn Identity Crisis
Why isn't Michael Bourn doing more of what we see in this photo - stealing bases? Vlad Sedler downgrades Bourn's stock and talks about his midseason ranks in this week's article.
June 29, 2014
Draftster MLB: New Developments and Picks for the Week
RotoWire's Christopher Olson runs down his strategy for playing on Draftster this week and offers value picks to consider using in your lineups.
June 25, 2014
Daily Baseball 101: TradeSports' World Cup Contests
Jerry Donabedian chews on his stock moves in TradeSports' World Cup contests.
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