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September 29, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Parker Powers Up
September 26, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: A Fitting Jays-Yanks Finish
Erik Siegrist crunches the hitting numbers for the final week of the year and finds familiar foes on top in what could determine a playoff spot.
Pitching Value Meter: Season Finale
Paul Sporer breaks down the starting pitching for the season's final week as Corey Kluber looks to end a frustrating season on a high note with two starts.
September 25, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: O'Happy Day
With Zach Britton slowed by a back injury, Darren O'Day is shaping up to be a difference maker in the saves department over the final days of the regular season.
September 20, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Bour-n Identity
Marlins slugger makes the case for ownership at season's end.
September 19, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: Pale Hose Double-Dip
Erik Siegrist ranks the hitter matchups this week with the White Sox on top thanks to a doubleheader.
Pitching Value Meter: Two-Star Ace or Kershaw?
Paul Sporer weighs the idea of ranking a one-start Clayton Kershaw over a two-start ace in this week's edition of the Value Meter.
September 14, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Come See Seager
September 12, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: Twin Killers
The Twins' productivity at home this season has Minnesota and its mashers like Brian Dozier atop this week's hitter rankings.
Pitching Value Meter: Chance for Redemption
Paul Sporer ranks this week's pitchers where Stephen Strasbur's two-start week gives him a chance to lessen the pain from a disappointing year.
September 11, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
RotoWire's James Anderson thinks both Chicago teams are attractive stack options Friday on FanDuel, with Kyle Schwarber well worth his elevated price.
September 8, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: You're Gonna Hear Him, Roark
September 5, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: Bronx Bombing
Erik Siegrist reviews the coming week's hitting matchups, which looks like a great time to be a Yankee.
Pitching Value Meter: How's Kershaw Not No. 1?
What's it take for Clayton Kershaw not to be the top-ranked fantasy pitcher? Paul Sporer explains in this week's edition of the Value Meter.
September 3, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Corey Seager Arrives!
Corey Seager is a name that weíve all been drooling over for the last couple of seasons and his pedigree alone is enough reason to take a chance on the 21-year old shortstop.
Mound Musings: Aces High
Brad Johnson's (very short) list of top-of-rotation starters to target in 2016 drafts.
August 31, 2015
MLB Barometer: There's Always Next Year
Vlad Sedler is prepping for next year's drafts with a look at 2016's top pitching options.
August 30, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: Rocky Mountain High
Erik Siegrist ranks the hitting matchup for the next scoring period, and there was no debating the top spot with the Rockies playing eight home games this week.
August 29, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: Cy Young Run Away
Paul Sporer runs down the week's pitcher rankings, which features at the top the likely shoe-in for the NL Cy Young award, Zack Greinke.
August 28, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Go With Eduardo
Chris Benzine discusses Eduardo Escobar's recent hot streak and why you should consider him as a pickup, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
August 23, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: McCall on McCullers
Lance McCullers is Monday's Recommended Pickup after fanning eight over seven strong innings Sunday against Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers.
August 22, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: Desert Airs
Erik Siegrist breaks down the coming hitter slate that finds the Diamondbacks in prime position with a long homestand this week.
Pitching Value Meter: Mr. Consistency
Paul Sporer breaks down this week's pitcher rankings, and atop the AL is Dallas Keuchel, who is good even when he's bad.
August 18, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Raisel Rising
August 15, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: Kings of the Mountain
Erik Siegrist breaks down the hitting matchups this week with the Yankees face nothing but homer-prone, right-handed starters.
Pitching Value Meter: Cole Mining for Cy Young
Paul Sporer looks at the coming week's starters and can't take his eyes off of Gerrit Cole, who's been nails all season for the Pirates.
August 12, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Khris Davis, Please Stand Up!
Donít be surprised if Khris Davis smacks 10-12 more home runs by seasonís end!
August 8, 2015
Hitter Value Meter: Royals Rule the Week
Erik Siegrist ranks the hitter matchups for the upcoming scoring period as the Royals have a seven-game homestand.
Pitching Value Meter: Is Sale to Blame?
Paul Sporer breaks down the coming pitching matchups and asks if Chris Sale's recent struggles are on him or if the fears are overblown.
August 6, 2015
Man + Machine: All About Value
Neil Parker analyzes the RotoWire MLB Lineup Optimizer to see how well it finds value hitters and pitchers on a consistent basis.
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