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Fantasy Articles Featuring Francisco Rodriguez

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Francisco Rodriguez's name.

Mound Musings: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?

In this week’s edition, Brad Johnson discusses young impact pitchers, like the Rays' Blake Snell, who will be arriving soon at a ballpark near you.

The Saber's Edge: Digging for Future Saves Now

Jeff Zimmerman looks at every team's closer situation and who might benefit from deadline deals. Can Sean Doolittle get his job back in Oakland?

Mound Musings: Hold on There!

Brad Johnson knows that competing in the holds category is challenging. In this week’s article, he tries to make the task of finding holds producers, like Koji Uehara, easier.

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?

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Clay Link takes us through some AL waiver-wire candidates for this week, including a pair of Red Sox starting pitchers and a handful of Blue Jays infielders.

Collette Calls: Breaking Down Chris Archer

Jason Collette looks for the story behind the story of Chris Archer, whose command was nowhere to be found in his first two starts this 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 A’s Sean Doolittle.

DFS Strategy: Mining for Value in Overlooked Areas

Paul Sporer reveals overlooked sources of value in DFS baseball as Opening Day approaches.

MLB Barometer: Analyzing ADP Risers, Fallers

Vlad Sedler looks at players who are shooting up the ADP charts this March, and others who are going in the opposite direction. Is there still profit to be made on a player like Trevor Story?

MLB Prop Bets: Top Wagers for 2016

RotoWire's Erik Siegrist reviews the most interesting season-long prop bets for the upcoming baseball season, including whether to take the easy road and pick Bryce Harper for NL MVP.

Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the AL Central

Brad Johnson continues his series of arms to watch and one of the biggest jumping out in the AL Central is Cleveland's Danny Salazar.

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: NL Central

Jack Moore provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the highly competitive NL Central.

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?

The RotoWire 200: 2016 Overall Rankings

Is Carlos Correa a top-10 pick in 2016? RotoWire Senior Editor Jeff Erickson shares his January installment of the RotoWire 200.

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: National League Closers

A few recent trades have left the National League with significantly fewer upper-tier closers, and Jason Collette wades through the best of the rest.

Monday Lineup Card: Strike It Rich

Rich Hill is Monday's Recommended Pickup after being flat-out dominant over three starts for the Red Sox.

Saturday Lineup Card: Go With Stro, Man

Chris Benzine discusses why Marcus Stroman's return to the mound could make an impact in fantasy playoffs, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.

NL FAAB Factor: New Folks in NL

Javier Baez and Corey Seager are among the top prospects called up with roster expansion, but how much can you expect them to play. RotoWire's Jan Levine is here with the answers in this week's NL FAAB Factor.

Monday Lineup Card: Twin Twirler Ready For A Promotion

Twins top pitching prospect Jose Berrios has a 2.12 ERA and 43:3 K:BB ratio in August for Triple-A Rochester.

Monday Lineup Card: Hey Jackie!

Jackie Bradley is Monday's Recommended Pickup after hitting .483 (14-for-29) with four doubles, two triples, three home runs, 13 RBI and 13 runs scored over the last week.

Monday Lineup Card: Extend An Olivera Branch

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

Regan's Rumblings: A Bullpen Walk-Through

David Regan offers up a status report on the closer situations for all 30 teams, including the woeful Reds who might be tempted to deal Aroldis Chapman.

Sunday Lineup Card: Undervalued Utility

Often overlooked, the handy fix-it man offers no-frills production at bargain prices.

Regan's Rumblings: A Look at the 30 Closer Situations

David Regan reviews each team's closer situation this week, including a look at what to make of the Marlins now that Steve Cishek has been jettisoned from the role.

Mound Musings: The Do No Harm Strategy

Brad Johnson details how to spare your rotation harm even when not all of your starting pitchers are elite.

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.