NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Victor Martinez's name.
April 17, 2017
MLB Barometer: Don't Get Caught Chasing
In his latest Barometer, Vlad Sedler discusses the benefits of owning elite closers like the Dodgers' Kenley Jansen along with diving into this week's risers and fallers.
April 14, 2017
Oak's Corner: Week 2 Worries?
With the season in full swing, Scott Jenstad writes about the struggles of a few offensive players drafted early in most leagues, including Rockie Trevor Story’s subpar hitting.
April 12, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Chris Bennett checks in with his best value picks for Wednesday's slate, including a pair of D-Backs on the road in San Fran.
April 3, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Monday Picks
Greg Vara delivers his first FanDuel selections of the 2017 season, turning to a pair of Dodgers at home against San Diego on Opening Day.
March 21, 2017
The Saber's Edge: Stars are the Riskiest Picks
Jeff Zimmerman's analysis of playing time and risk contradicts what most fantasy owners believe -- the top players are not the safest draft picks. Which players are?
March 14, 2017
MLB Barometer: Values Around the Infield
Vlad Sedler discusses value options at second base, third base and shortstop, including the surprisingly underrated Nick Castellanos.
March 10, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Friday WBC Picks
Chris Archer struggled early last season, but his dominant finish is giving Chris Olson confidence heading into Friday's start against Colombia.
October 1, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Twins second baseman Brian Dozier has hit 31 of his 42 home runs this year against right-handed pitchers, and he now faces White Sox righty James Shields, who has struggled for much of this season.
September 28, 2016
Alex Spalding reviews Wednesday's slate and expects a big performance from Kyle Seager, who's thrived against right-handed pitchers all season, in a nearly must-win game for the Mariners.
September 23, 2016
The Z Files: Notes To Self For 2017
Todd Zola leaves some notes to himself for his 2017 drafts, including a reminder to focus more on hitting early given his knack for consistently finding valuable arms like Brandon Finnegan in the late rounds.
September 13, 2016
MLB Barometer: 2016's All-Value & All-Bust Teams
Vlad Sedler names his All-Value and All-Bust teams for 2016. Jackie Bradley Jr. was an easy pick for the former, but who else outplayed their ADPs?
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Juan Carlos Blanco sticks with Kyle Seager on Tuesday in a plus matchup against erratic Angels rookie Alex Meyer.
September 10, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Sasha Yodashkin loads up on power hitters Saturday and expects Chris Davis to give the Tigers' Jordan Zimmermann a rude welcome in his return to the mound.
August 25, 2016
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Juan Blanco previews the Thursday Yahoo slate with Victor Martinez part of a three-player Tigers stack against Twins starter Jose Berrios.
August 24, 2016
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Juan Carlos Blanco puts together a cost-effective Tigers stack Wednesday against the erratic Tyler Duffey, headlined by switch-hitting slugger Victor Martinez.
August 18, 2016
Chris Bennett finds some good value for Thursday's Yahoo slate, including Detroit's Victor Martinez, who has an enticing matchup against Boston's Clay Buchholz.
August 7, 2016
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Troy Tulowitzki has reached base safely in six straight games, and Juan Carlos Blanco explains why the Blue Jays shortstop has a good chance to extend it Sunday against the Royals.
August 6, 2016
Sasha Yodashkin highlights some favorable matchups on Saturday's slate and is willing to pay top dollar for Ryan Braun hitting in the desert against the struggling Patrick Corbin.
July 23, 2016
Hanley Ramirez paid big dividends when he blasted three home runs on Wednesday, and Juan Carlos Blanco is expecting more fireworks Saturday against the Twins.
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.
June 22, 2016
Alex Spalding thinks that youth will be served Wednesday and recommends capitalizing on the hot start to Tim Anderson's big league career while his price is still low.
June 21, 2016
Juan Carlos Blanco finds a lot of bargains on Tuesday's slate and is tempted by the inconsistent Clay Buchholz given his strong track record against the White Sox.
June 19, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Danny Valencia has been excellent this season, and he has an very good matchup Sunday against the Angels' Jared Weaver.
June 16, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
CC Sabathia has been surprisingly good this season and now takes on a Twins offense that's been particularly bad against lefties.
June 15, 2016
The Saber's Edge: Analyzing Batted-Ball Velocity
Jeff Zimmerman examines batted-ball velocity and which players have experienced the effects of changing velocity from last year, like Jose Altuve.
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 25, 2016
The Saber's Edge: StatCast Data Surprises
Jeff Zimmerman looks at the application of StatCast data and what it means for fantasy owners when batted-ball velocity changes for a hitter like Victor Martinez.
May 16, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Mark Teixeira has struggled significantly this season, but RotoWire's Kevin Payne explains why he could be a solid fantasy pick Monday against the Diamondbacks.
May 12, 2016
Eric Hosmer has taken a big step this season, particularly against righties, and he has an excellent matchup Thursday at Yankee Stadium.
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.
All-Time Fantasy Baseball Team
Ask An Expert – Fantasy Baseball
Auction Values – Custom
Auction Values – Custom Tiers
Auction Values – Earned
Cheat Sheets – AL-Only
Cheat Sheets – NL-Only
Cheat Sheets – Foreign
Draft Software (Mac)
Games by Position
How to Play Fantasy Baseball
Injuries – MLB
Injuries – AL Only
Injuries – NL Only
Injuries – By Team
Injuries – By Position
MLB Box Scores
MLB Team Pages
News – Latest
News – AL Only
News – NL Only
News – Closers
News – Foreign Leagues
News – Free Agents
News – Minor Leagues
News – Recap
News – Top 100 MLB
News – Top 400 Prospects
Projections – Rest Of Season
Projections – Daily
Projections – Weekly
Projections – Changes
Prospects – By Team
Prospects – Top 200
Rankings – Custom
Rankings – ADP
Rankings – Custom Points
Rankings – Custom H2H Roto
Rankings – Custom H2H Points
Rankings – Expert Composite
Rankings + Outlooks
Rankings + Outlooks – Catchers
Rankings + Outlooks – First Base
Rankings + Outlooks – Second Base
Rankings + Outlooks – Shortstops
Rankings + Outlooks – Third Base
Rankings + Outlooks – Outfielders
Rankings + Outlooks – Starting Pitchers
Rankings + Outlooks – Relief Pitchers
Reliever Usage Report
Stats - Minor League
Stats – Advanced
Stats – Batter v. Pitcher
Stats – Explanation
Stats – Second Half (Batters)
Stats – Second Half (Pitchers)
Stats – Spring Training
Stats – 3-Year Averages (Batters)
Stats – 3-Year Averages (Pitchers)
Weather Report for MLB Games
Fantasy Baseball Columns
120 Sports & RW Video
120 Sports DraftKings Advice
120 Sports FanDuel Advice
AL FAAB Factor
DFS Baseball 101
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report
In Some Depth
Minor League Barometer
MLB Daily Games Strategy
NL FAAB Factor
Short Hops Podcast
The Long Game
The Saber's Edge
The Z Files
Toeing the Line
TYT Sports MLB Video
Weekly Hitter Rankings
Weekly Pitcher Rankings
Yahoo DFS Baseball