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April 21, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two-Start Kershaw is Tops
Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings features none other than Clayton Kershaw on top as the Dodgers hurler has two starts this week.
April 19, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Christopher Olson surveys Wednesday's slate and thinks Joey Votto could go off in an exploitable matchup against the Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez.
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Chris Bennett delivers his FanDuel selections for Wednesday, honing in on Brandon Drury of the D-Backs on the road in San Diego.
April 14, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Max Delivery
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitcher as Washington's Max Scherzer could have a big week with matchups against a couple of whiff-prone teams.
April 13, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
Kevin Payne checks in with his best value picks for Thursday, including the Rockies' Jon Gray against the Giants at AT&T Park.
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker brings us his best picks for Thursday, highlighted by the Birds' Manny Machado in the hitter-friendly confines of the Rogers Centre.
FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values
Madison Bumgarner is still looking for his first win of the season, but Adam Zdroik explains why that's likely to come in a dominant start Thursday against the Rockies.
April 8, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Lester Gets Two at Home
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Cubs' Jon Lester gets two starts at friendly Wrigley Field. Is that enough to make him this week's top starter?
April 7, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
Kyle Schwarber has crushed right-handed pitching over the last two seasons, and he has a solid matchup to keep it going Friday against the Brewers.
April 1, 2017
Collette Calls: AL Tout Wars Recap
Jason Collettte reviews his strategy and results from his recent AL Tout Wars auction. Will Jose Altuve lead him to the Tout Wars title?
March 31, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kicking Off the 2017 Season
Todd Zola ranks Week 1's starting pitchers as Chris Archer has a fortunate opening with two home starts in what he hopes will be a rebound campaign.
March 29, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Spring Training Standouts
Dave Regan rumbles about some of the biggest performers this spring, and whether he thinks they're the real deal heading into the 2017 season.
February 25, 2017
Pitching 3D: Pitchers 51-60
Doug Thorburn continues his countdown of his top starting pitchers ranked by his unique mix of mechanics, stuff and stats. Which Robbie Ray will show up this season?
February 23, 2017
Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the AL East
Brad Johnson breaks down each team's rotation in the AL East and discusses whether fantasy owners should pursue Michael Pineda 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 24, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: To the Max
Paul Sporer had a little trouble pushing the brilliant Max Scherzer to the top of the list in his last starting pitcher rankings of the season.
September 17, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Mr. Untouchable
Paul Sporer's pitcher rankings feature Jose Fernandez leading the way as the Miami ace has rarely been touched up at home this season.
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
With the Cardinals sending Mike Leake to the mound Saturday, Juan Blanco is stacking Giants, including outfielder Hunter Pence.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Christopher Olson expects some big games Saturday from some big-time hitters, including Rougned Odor as he faces off against A's rookie Raul Alcantara.
September 12, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Juan Blanco picks the Monday FanDuel slate as Seattle's Kyle Seager looks to keep his hot hitting going against Angels starter Ricky Nolasco.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
Dee Gordon has struggled of late, but RotoWire's Neil Parker explains why the Marlins' second baseman could jump out of his funk Monday against the Braves.
DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
Sandy Leon's numbers against left-handed pitching are excellent this season, and RotoWire's Chris Olson explains why they should continue through Monday.
September 10, 2016
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine's look at the week's free-agent options includes the Mets' Curtis Granderson, who is helping key New York's pennant push.
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Chief Starter
Paul Sporer can't get enough of the Indians' Carlos Corrasco, who's two-start schedule sets up nicely for him down the stretch.
August 27, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: No Way Jose on Road?
Paul Sporer explains why Jose Fernandez's road splits could be headed for better days in this week's pitcher rankings.
August 26, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Manny Machado has three home runs and nine RBI during his seven-game hitting streak, and RotoWire's Sasha Yodashkin explains why his success should continue Friday against the Yankees.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
Nolan Arenado has understandably been excellent at home this season, but RotoWire's Chris Olson says the Rockies third baseman shouldn't be ignored on the road Friday against the Nationals.
August 20, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Yu the Man This Week
Paul Sporer likes the two-start week ahead for Rangers starter Yu Darvish, who has dominated batters since coming off the disabled list.
August 19, 2016
Mike Napoli has shown tremendous power against lefties this season, and his matchup against the Blue Jays' Francisco Liriano should continue that trend, according to RotoWire's Chris Olson.
August 16, 2016
MLB Barometer: DFS Lessons Learned
Vlad Sedler shares what he's learned from successful DFS players and looks around the league for those heating up, like Colorado's Charlie Blackmon, and those cooling off.
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