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Fantasy Articles Featuring Ryan Madson

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Ryan Madson's name.

The Wheelhouse: Re-Rank Fallout: Closers

Cubs closer Hector Rondon is moving up the overall ranks. Should he be considered a top-10 closer? Derek VanRiper takes a closer look.

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?

Mound Musings: How Patient Are You?

Brad Johnson explains that when a good pitcher starts a season with bad stats, i.e., Cardinal Adam Wainwright, fantasy owners need to figure out whether a turnaround is coming.

Mound Musings : Assessing Emerging Opportunity

Brad Johnson explains what to look for when determining which pitching prospects will soon get opportunities. Find out why Brandon Finnegan gets the edge against more talented pitchers.

Mound Musings: Checking the NL Bullpens

Last week, Brad Johnson gave us an in-depth look at AL closer situations, now the NL gets its turn, including the Diamondbacks' Daniel Hudson.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Clay Link explores a variety of AL waiver-wire options heading into Week 2, including a couple of Twins looking to give Minnesota a much-needed boost and a high-profile Rangers prospect ready to make a splash.

Pitching 3D: Changing Hands

Doug Thorburn examines some of the role changes that have already occurred less than a week into the season.

Mound Musings: Checking in on AL Bullpens

This week, Brad Johnson takes an in-depth look at American League closers to keep an eye on, including As Sean Doolittle.

Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the AL West

Brad Johnson looks at some intriguing starting pitchers in the AL West, including Texas' Yu Darvish, whose draft-day discount should pay off handsomely once he returns from injury.

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Better Wrong than Wright

Jeff Stotts would rather pass on David Wright than take a chance on his chronically injured back this season, as the Mets' third baseman likely will be treated cautiously all year.

The Long Game: Scrubbing Your Keeper List

Erik Siegrist looks for keepers from last season who are cheap enough and have enough upside to keep again this season, like Tampa Bay's Steven Souza.

Team Previews: AL Central

Jack Moore provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the AL Central. Can Eric Hosmer lead the Royals to a third straight pennant?

Team Previews: AL West

Paul Sporer provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the American League West. Can Mike Trout keep the Angels out of the division basement?

Endgame Odyssey: Panning for Saves

In his annual piece for the RotoWire magazine, Brad Johnson highlights non-closer relievers capable of returning significant value in 2016.

Collette Calls: AL Closers in Waiting

Jason Collette looks at the stats to break down each American League bullpen to find the likely next man up for each team this season.

Picks and Pans: Gray Skies Ahead?

In his annual season preview, Joe Sheehan makes the case for avoiding Sonny Gray in 2016. Who else is he picking and panning this season?

Collette Calls: American League Closers

Jason Collette analyzes AL closer situations, which have had an infusion of talent from the NL this offseason, but Kansas City's Wade Davis still stands alone at the top.

Collette Calls: Hot Stove Review

Jason Collette breaks down some of the notable transactions this offseason, including Zack Greinke's huge move from Los Angeles to Arizona.

Sunday Lineup Card: Value At The Top (Of The Lineup)

Ketel Marte spearheads a Mariners club with an eye on next season.

Saturday Lineup Card: Mad for Madson

Chris Benzine discusses why Ryan Madson could add a boost in the saves department over the final weekend of the season, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.

Thursday Lineup Card: Is Didi Gregorius Finally Finding His Way?

Could Didi Gregorius only now be finding his way with the bat? Its certainly possible, as hes still a young 25-year old.

Monday Lineup Card: Extend An Olivera Branch

Braves top prospect Hector Olivera (hamstring) could be activated from the DL in about two weeks.

Monday Lineup Card: Let's Grilli for MLB's First Full Slate

Collette Calls: The Great Divide

Should owners consider using a larger share of their budget on pitching? Jason Collette examines the conversation about how to allocate draft day resources.

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.

2014 Angels Team Preview: Old And New Uncertainty

The Angels had one of the most disappointing seasons in 2013 following record-setting spending on free agency. With the budget stretched thin, can their offseason moves turn into a return to the postseason?

Mound Musings: Bullpens and Crystal Balls

LaTroy Hawkins is filling in as closer after David Aardsma predictably flopped, but the New York bullpen is a mess.

Mound Musings: Observations A La Carte

Patrick Corbin has been a fantasy surprise in Arizona this year, but how likely is he to continue to perform at his current level?

Mound Musings: Trade Deadline Fallout

Ian Kennedy might be the biggest winner in this year's trade deadline, going from a hitter's haven where he watched his mistakes fly out of the yard to a pitcher's paradise that should help him right the ship.

The Lineup Card: Don't Look Over Yonder

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