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June 27, 2017
MLB Barometer: Top Pitching Trios
Vlad Sedler dives into his MLB Barometer with June coming to a close, focusing on the majors' best starting pitching trios before getting into his regular risers and fallers.
June 26, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
Christopher Olson is rolling with Indians hurler Carlos Carrasco at home against the Rangers on Monday as part of a short DraftKings slate.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
Adam Zdroik sees plenty of soft targets on the mound Monday and recommends a Nationals stack against Cubs right-hander Eddie Butler, headlined by Bryce Harper.
June 25, 2017
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist checks out the available talent in the American League free-agent pool and finds some high-profile left-handed pitchers set to make their returns, including Carlos Rodon.
June 24, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Zack on the Attack
Todd Zola ranks this weeks starting pitcher as Arizona's Zack Greinke continues to mow down batters, posting his highest K/9 in nearly a decade.
June 19, 2017
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: A Broken Scapula for Harvey
Struggling Mets right-hander Matt Harvey will miss a lengthy period of time with a shoulder stress fracture, Jeff Stotts says.
June 18, 2017
Erik Siegrist looks over the free agent pool in the American League and notes a number of veteran pitchers poised to come off the DL and help your roster, including Hisashi Iwakuma.
June 13, 2017
MLB Barometer: Attention to Detail
Vlad Sedler shares his MLB Barometer, focusing on the importance of attention to detail when it comes to managing your fantasy roster before getting into his weekly risers and fallers.
June 5, 2017
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Verlander Shouldn’t Miss Any Time
Jeff Stotts doesn’t anticipate any missed days for Detroit Tiger pitcher Justin Verlander, who left Sunday’s game early with tightness in his groin.
May 18, 2017
Mound Musings: Know When to Hold 'Em?
Brad Johnson dives into pitchers off to a great start this season to determine whether they’re keepers. On his “Hold ’Em” list is Cardinal veteran Michael Wacha, whose best days may not be behind him.
May 11, 2017
The Z Files: Strikeout Rate Outliers Part Two
Todd Zola switches focus to pitchers who are striking out more or fewer batters than expected this season and is pessimistic about Danny Duffy's chances of rebounding.
May 8, 2017
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Ellsbury Fine After Bruised Nerve
Jeff Stotts says that Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury, who missed three games last week with a bruised nerve in his elbow, is starting again and should be utilized as normal.
May 4, 2017
Mound Musings: Spotlight on the Soft-Tossers
This week Brad Johnson tackles a question posed by a reader who asked whether Johnson considers pitchers who lack big arms like Cy Young winner and Boston Red Sox Rick Porcello.
May 2, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Selling Schwarber? + 5/2 DFS
Is it time to sell Kyle Schwarber? Derek VanRiper considers it, and looks at Tuesday's 15-game slate.
DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker brings us his best picks for Tuesday, including Houston's Jose Altuve at home against the Rangers.
April 29, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Yes Way, Jose
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as Minnesota prospect Jose Berrios is expected to make his 2017 debut after crushing Triple-A.
April 28, 2017
Oak's Corner: Bummed About Bumgarner
In this week’s addition, Scott Jenstad laments having chosen injured Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner in the first round of one of his most high-profile fantasy teams.
April 26, 2017
Collette Calls: Analyzing Pitcher K Rates
Jason Collette investigates strikeout rates to determine whether the impressive early starts from pitchers like Danny Duffy are to be trusted.
The Wheelhouse: DFS Breakdown - 4/26
Another rainout Wednesday took one of the best starting pitching options of the board, but Derek VanRiper has a few backup plans in mind for Wednesday's slate.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Christopher Olson reviews Wednesday's rain-shortened slate and expects Bryce Harper to supply some fireworks at Coors Field.
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Chris Bennett drops his picks for a 12-game slate Wednesday, leading off with the O's Dylan Bundy at home against the Rays.
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin recommends a pair of value-priced Phillies as well as the A's Stephen Vogt for Wednesday's 12-game slate.
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.
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Corey Kluber has been knocked around to begin the season, but Christopher Olson explains why he could bounce back Friday against the White Sox.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
Chris Bennett examines today's slate of games and likes Cleveland first baseman Edwin Encarnacion for his reduced price and recent hot streak.
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
Farm Futures: South Atlantic League Roundup
James Anderson takes an early peek at some performances in the Low-A Sally League, where the Yankees' Blake Rutherford continues to impress.
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 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.
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