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Fantasy Articles Featuring Cole Hamels

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Cole Hamels's name.

The Saber's Edge: Assessing Pitcher Skills Growth, Decline

Jeff Zimmerman analyzes pitchers who have seen a skills growth or a skills decline this season and what it means for fantasy owners. Why are Dallas Keuchel's strikeouts down this year?

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?

Minor League Barometer: Garrett's a Gem in the Making

Jesse Siegel highlights minor leaguers moving up and down the charts, including Cincinnati prospect Amir Garrett, who continues to climb the pitcher rankings.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Good Week Ahead for Harvey

Paul Sporer ranks this week's starting pitchers, including the Mets' Matt Harvey, who has increased his swinging-strike rate his last two starts and now gets to face two strikeout-prone teams.

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Brantley, Travis Eye Return

Jeff Stotts reports that Indians outfielder Michael Brantley and Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis are gearing up for a return to their respective teams.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Wind In His Sale

Chris Sale has a nasty schedule this week. So, does that mean Paul Sporer dropped him in this week's pitcher rankings? On the contrary.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: Blue Jays Set to Soar

The Jays' bats take the cake this week thanks to seven games in AL-East friendly ballparks, while a certain struggling AL Central squad comes in higher than you might think.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Roaring Thunder

Noah Syndergaard faces off against the Phillies and Braves this week, and Paul Sporer wonders if he could reach 30 strikeouts.

DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks

While he appears to have a tough matchup against Cole Hamels on Thursday, RotoWire's Neil Parker explains why Matt Wieters is still worthy of fantasy consideration.

Mound Musings: Checking the NL Bullpens

Last week, Brad Johnson gave us an in-depth look at AL closer situations, now the NL gets its turn, including the Diamondbacks' Daniel Hudson.

Minor League Barometer: Meadows Goes to Pasture

Jesse Siegel spotlights Pittsburgh prospect Austin Meadows, who chances of making it to the big leagues this season took a severe hit after he was injured in spring training.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Worth the Price

Paul Sporer ranks this week's starters as Boston's David Price faces a huge test in the AL East against Baltimore and Toronto.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Matt Wieters has shown plenty of pop during his career, and fantasy players could see it Saturday against Drew Smyly.

The Z Files: Finding Viable DFS Pitchers

Todd Zola explores the kinds of pitchers to use in DFS cash games, and why it makes sense to pay up for top-shelf hurlers like Chris Archer

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Clay Link surveys the American League waiver wire where as Matt Shoemaker has worked his way into the Angels' rotation thanks to an injury to C.J. Wilson.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kicking Off the 2016 Season

Paul Sporer is back with the inaugural 2016 Pitcher Rankings, and it's not hard to guess who tops the list as Clayton Kershaw begins the year at two of the league's best pitchers' parks.

The Long Game: Inflation Busters

Erik Siegrist tackles the tricky topic of keeper-league inflation and how to game the system with a player such as Adam Jones so fantasy owners can get the most bang for their inflation-adjusted buck.

The Z Files: Making the Sausage Part Two, Pitcher Projections

Todd Zola looks at projecting pitcher performance and whether last year's unexpected performances, like that of Chris Sale, can expected again.

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.

The Long Game: Scrubbing Your Keeper List

Erik Siegrist looks for keepers from last season who are cheap enough and have enough upside to keep again this season, like Tampa Bay's Steven Souza.

The Saber's Edge: When Do Aces Decline?

Jeff Zimmerman delves into the numbers to determine the age ace pitchers start to decline and what it means this season for starters like Adam Wainwright.

Team Previews: AL West

Paul Sporer provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the American League West. Can Mike Trout keep the Angels out of the division basement?

The Z Files: Five Things Learned From DFS

Todd Zola examines some full-season fantasy lessons he's learned from playing DFS, including how much their spot in the batting order can impact the value of players like Kolten Wong

Team Previews: NL East

Can Yoenis Cespedes power the Mets to another division crown? RotoWire's Erik Siegrist tackles all five teams in the NL East.

The Z Files: Victims of Misfortune

Todd Zola uses metrics outside a pitcher's control to find hurlers due for better luck and better numbers in 2016, including Indians ace Corey Kluber

Pitching 101: Dissecting Secondary Offerings

Eno Sarris analyzes the secondary offerings of several arms in search of breakout potential for 2016.

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.

Sunday Lineup Card: Value At The Top (Of The Lineup)

Ketel Marte spearheads a Mariners club with an eye on next season.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Mr. Carter Goes To Seattle

Houston's Chris Carter just loves hitting homers in Safeco Field.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: 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.