NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention David Ortiz's name.
July 26, 2016
MLB Barometer: Navigating the Trade Deadline
Vlad Sedler discusses how to handle the trade deadline and still keep some FAAB money for the stretch run. That and more in this week's look at who's up and who's down in baseball.
July 20, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Alex Spalding recommends a Red Sox stack at home against Matt Cain on Wednesday, including the reasonably-priced Dustin Pedroia.
July 19, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Nelson Cruz has crushed left-handed pitching this season, and he has just that matchup Tuesday against the White Sox.
July 5, 2016
MLB Barometer: Is the Piñata Party Over?
Vlad Sedler's runs down this week's risers and fallers, including the Yankees' Michael Pineda who has come a long way from his Michael Piñata days.
July 1, 2016
The Z Files: Second Half Top 350 Update
Todd Zola discusses some of the tough decisions he had in assembling his second half Top 350 rankings as well as the factors that led Jose Altuve to the No. 1 spot.
June 22, 2016
The Saber's Edge: What the Last 30 Days Tells Us
Jeff Zimmerman looks at the last 30 days of stats to find players who are flying under the radar, like the Angels' Matt Shoemaker, and others who might be due for regression.
June 21, 2016
Citi Field looks ripe for home runs on Tuesday, and Alex Spalding is focusing on Curtis Granderson against opposing starter Ian Kennedy.
June 20, 2016
Collette Calls: Breaking Down Michael Saunders
Jason Collette analyzes the breakout season the Blue Jays' Michael Saunders is having and whether it's a fluke or based on something that will last.
DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
The Rockies are away from Coors Field on Monday, but RotoWire's Chris Olson still likes Carlos Gonzalez against opposing starter Paul Clemens.
June 18, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Sasha Yodashkin checks out Saturday's slate and thinks Trevor Story is getting too big a road discount given his performance away from Coors Field so far this season.
June 15, 2016
Alex Spalding checks out Wednesday's slate and can't help but marvel at the historic numbers David Ortiz is putting up in his final season.
June 14, 2016
Jason Kipnis has been very solid against right-handed pitching this season, and he has an excellent matchup Tuesday against the Royals, according to Alex Spalding.
June 13, 2016
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Hamilton in Concussion Protocol
After being hit in the head while sliding into third base, Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton is on the seven-day concussion disabled list, but Jeff Stotts thinks he might be out longer.
June 11, 2016
Sasha Yodashkin takes a look at Saturday's slate and notes that Dexter Fowler has been raking from the left side of the plate this season, giving him a great matchup against Matt Wisler.
June 10, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Jackie Bradley has been excellent against both handedness of pitchers this season, and he has a great matchup Friday against the Royals' Tyler Duffy, who struggles with left-handed batters.
June 9, 2016
DFS Baseball 101: Team Batting Stats Report Update
Michael Rathburn breaks down the key team batting stats to help DFS players know when to stack certain teams and when to avoid them completely.
June 7, 2016
MLB Barometer: Making Tough Lineup Decisions
Vlad Sedler explains his thought process on making difficult lineup changes when a team is loaded with depth. Will Adam Wainwright get the start over Marcus Stroman?
June 6, 2016
Minor League Barometer: Bringing the Heat on the Farm
Jesse Siegel tunes us into what's happening with some of the minors' most interesting prospects this week, including Cubs' Wilson Contreras, who has been mashing in the minors and appears primed for a shot with the big club this season.
June 1, 2016
DVR's Top 350: June Update
Gregory Polanco is among the biggest risers on the update Top 350 rankings, with 50-plus games in the books for each club.
May 31, 2016
MLB Barometer: On the Bubble
Vlad Sedler talks about players often on the roster bubble in leagues with 10 or more teams, including Minnesota Twin Eduardo Nunez, who’s lately been one of the best free agent pickups.
May 30, 2016
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Royal Blues
According to Jeff Stotts, with three serious injuries, including Alex Gordon, last year’s champions are in world of hurt.
May 24, 2016
DFS Baseball 101: Definition of a Punt Play
Michael Rathburn hits us with his weekly DFS baseball advice, delving into
May 17, 2016
MLB Barometer: Decisions, Decisions
After a painful Jose Berrios outing, Vlad Sedler reminds us to trust our instincts when it comes to setting lineups.
May 15, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Chris Bennett sees a potential slugfest in Sunday's Red Sox-Astros matchup, which makes a Boston stack headlined by David Ortiz an enticing proposition.
May 12, 2016
Regan's Rumblings: Revised Top 100 Fantasy Players
Stricken by writer's block, Dave Regan instead shifts his rumblings this week toward an updated rankings list of his Top 100 MLB fantasy players.
May 10, 2016
DFS Baseball 101: Building a System for Cash vs. GPP Hitters
Michael Rathburn checks in with his weekly advice on the Daily Fantasy Baseball front, which focuses on strategies for deploying hitters in different game formats.
May 4, 2016
Brian McCann is the best offensive catcher in Wednesday's slate, and he's got a matchup worth paying for, according to Alex Spalding.
May 3, 2016
DVR's Top 350: May Update
This time last year, Michael Conforto was in the Mets' minor league system. Where does he check in on the May update of the Top 350?
DFS Baseball 101: April Team Batting Stats Report
Michaell Rathburn breaks down the stats from the season's first month. Who's hitting, who's not and which teams are playing best home and away? That and more.
April 28, 2016
The Saber's Edge: Assessing Skills Growth, and Decline
Jeff Zimmerman analyzes hitters who have seen a skills growth or a skills decline this season and what it means for fantasy owners. Is time to give up on Justin Upton?
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