NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention J.J. Putz's name.
June 20, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: New No. 2 Hitter In Baltimore?
Steve Pearce has occupied the two-hole in each of the Orioles' last three games, making him a decent speculative target for those in deeper mixed leagues.
June 15, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: Potential New Closer
Neil Ramirez has picked up two saves for the Cubs and is striking out batters at a prolific rate. Jan Levine tells you his potential bid on Ramirez in this week's column.
June 9, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: El Coffee Is Coming
The Pirates are finally calling up Gregory Polanco on Tuesday.
June 8, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Danny Santana: Sparkplug
FAAB Factor-NL: No Go For CarGo
Corey Dickerson has taken ahold of a full-time job in the outfield for the Rockies with Carlos Gonzalez on the DL. See how much Jan Levine suggests you bid for him in this week's article.
June 7, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Call On McHugh
June 4, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Beltran, Cain, Cashner Set For Returns
June 1, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: And the Oscar Goes To ...
Who will be the lucky winner in FAAB bidding on the Cardinals' Oscar Taveras this week? RotoWire's Jan Levine tells you how much he would bid if given the opportunity.
May 31, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Supersonic Saunders
May 30, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Where's Oswaldo?
Oswaldo Arcia hit another home run Friday, his second in five games since returning to the major league club.
May 29, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Medica To Give The Padres Oomph?
The Padres are looking to shake things up with their bats in San Diego...
May 24, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Hammer and Chisenhall
May 17, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Play Vogelsong
May 15, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Gose For The Speed?
The Mets are once again struggling to find a consistent closer for their bullpen...
May 12, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: No Way, Jose
Young Marlins ace Jose Fernandez surprisingly hit the DL on Monday and appears to be headed for season-ending Tommy John surgery.
May 7, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Along Came Polly
May 6, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Time To Own Cron
With Raul Ibanez languishing as the Angels' DH, fresh call-up C.J. Cron could be positioned to claim a spot in the heart of the lineup.
Tuesday Lineup Card: Embracing Danny Duffy All Over Again
April 30, 2014
Bats & Balls: April NFBC FAAB Review
K-Rod has proven a profitable waiver-wire pickup, but what's the best way to spend FAAB for saves?
April 28, 2014
Rounding Third: Week 5 Primer
Remorse from an early season drop, the Vengeance of Versalles and a season or two riding on the sidearm of Joe Smith, all in this week's primer.
March 28, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: Final Decisions
As teams near their season openers, the final cuts are being made and job battles have been decided. Brian Pelowski takes one last look around the league as spring training comes to an end.
March 20, 2014
Mound Musings: NL West Spotlight
Tim Lincecum's star has fallen, but does that offer a profit-making opportunity on draft day?
March 14, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: Opportunity Knocks
The rash of injuries in the Braves' rotation has opened up an unexpected competition this spring.
March 7, 2014
The Wheelhouse: NL LABR Review
While there wasn't a $40 hitter in the National League pool during Sunday's LABR auction, Paul Goldschmidt might be a steal for DVR at $33.
February 25, 2014
Painting the Black: Five Setup Men To Watch
Jensen Lewis suggests that more has changed with Carlos Marmol than his location.
February 21, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: An Early Look
Now that spring training is in full swing, Brian Pelowski looks around the league at jobs that are up for grabs. Can Miguel Sano become the Opening Day starter at third base in Minnesota?
February 18, 2014
2014 Diamondbacks Preview: More of the Same?
The addition of Mark Trumbo provides more pop in the D-Backs' lineup, but can Paul Goldschmidt and company chase down the Dodgers in the NL West?
February 12, 2014
NFBC Trends: Hating the Closers
Greg Ambrosius hates closers and the lack of stability at the position, and thus really is disappointed that Mariano Rivera has retired.
November 15, 2013
Collette Calls: Hey, Mr. Wilson!
A thin market of relievers should leave Brian Wilson with an opportunity to close somewhere in 2014. Is it a good idea? Jason Collette takes a closer look.
September 19, 2013
Mound Musings: Looking Back, and Looking Ahead, Part II
Jarred Cosart has plenty of upside, but fantasy owners, and the Astros too, must remember to have ample patience.
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