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July 26, 2015
FAAB Factor - NL: New Closer in Philly?
With Jonathan Papelbon expected to be traded this week, this might be the last time to grab Ken Giles, writes RotoWire's Erik Siegrist in this week's NL FAAB Factor.
July 18, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks
Joel Bartilotta breaks down the Saturday slate and finds some excellent values up and down the lineup, including Prince Fielder.
June 27, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Victor Martinez is batting .452 with a 1.159 OPS against left-handed pitchers this season, and RotoWire's Joel Bartolitta has him locked into his FanDuel lineups Saturday.
May 29, 2015
Fantasy 101: DFS Site Scoring Analysis
Michael Rathburn explains why a player's value on one DFS site may not be applicable on others, while also breaking down which players to target based on the format.
May 22, 2015
DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays
Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian is looking to load up on Bronx Bombers this weekend.
FanDuel MLB: Friday Plays
Hunter Pence has been hot since returning from injury, and RotoWire's Benny Ricciardi thinks he's a great play Friday at Coors Field.
May 20, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Axford No Longer Forgotten
The Rockies have only given John Axford two save chances since April 27, although Axford was quite successful and locked down both chances without issue.
May 19, 2015
In Some Depth: Changing of the Guard
Ryan Eisner talks about Maikel Franco and the start of the Phillies' long-awaited youth movement.
May 6, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Picks
David Soda thinks Yoenis Cespedes is looking pretty comfortable in a Tiger uniform
April 27, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Monday Picks
Paul Bruno is banking on Ryan Braun to break out of his sluggish start to the season against Reds starter Jason Marquis on Monday.
April 24, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Friday Picks
RotoWire's Benny Ricciardi is building his FanDuel lineup around Buster Posey, who will be playing at Coors Field on Friday.
April 23, 2015
Bats & Balls: Quick Takes Around the Majors
David Regan sizes up each team in the early going, and he has little hope that Ryan Braun can do much to avoid becoming the worst contract in the majors.
April 22, 2015
FantasyScore MLB: Wednesday Picks
RotoWire's Neil Parker highlights Joey Votto and Giancarlo Stanton as two of his high-end hitters to target on FantasyScore for Wednesday's slate of MLB contests.
April 10, 2015
FantasyScore MLB: Friday Picks
RotoWire's Neil Parker runs through his picks for Friday's slate on FantasyScore, including the Dodgers Yasiel Puig, who has a cushy matchup in Arizona.
Series to Watch: Jays vs. Orioles
In his RotoWire writing debut, Doug Thorburn breaks down the weekend series between the Jays and Orioles.
April 5, 2015
FAAB Factor - NL: First Week Job Openings
Carlos Martinez won the Cardinals' fifth starter job - you should go get him, writes RotoWire's Jeff Erickson.
March 24, 2015
MLB Barometer: A Wink and a Smyly
As draft season winds down, Vlad Sedler tells who's climbing the rankings and who's dropping.
March 21, 2015
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.
March 15, 2015
Orioles Team Preview: Many Happy Returns
The Orioles were quiet this offseason compared to their AL East foes, but they are also getting the services of a number of key players back, including Manny Machado at third base.
Collette Calls: Baseball Loves Lefties
Robinson Cano could face a disproportionate number of lefties this year in AL West play.
March 12, 2015
Bats & Balls: Spring Observations Around the League
Dave Regan looks around spring training and finds a lot to react, and overreact, to, including the exciting upside of Nolan Arenado.
March 3, 2015
Spring Training Job Battles: And We're Off
Clay Link details all the relevant job battles from around the league prior to the start of spring ball.
February 19, 2015
Braves Team Preview: In With The New
The Braves underwent an overhaul under new president of baseball operations John Hart. How will the team fare after dealing three of their four best hitters?
The Long Game: Bat Hawks Down
Erik Siegrist discusses what to do in this lower run-scoring environment, and cautions against giving Corey Kluber a long contract extension, in case the rumored strike zone changes occur.
February 14, 2015
RotoWire Roundtable: Valentine's Edition of the Top 350
The first installment of the Roundtable Rankings are up for 2015! Check out the panel's divide on Mookie Betts, among others.
December 8, 2014
Collette Calls: Round Tripper
After a trade sent Jason Hammel from the Cubs to the A's last summer, he returned to Chicago as a free-agent this week. Jason Collette breaks down the latest moves around the league as the Winter Meetings begin.
September 21, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Dealin' Derek
Derek Holland is 1-0 with a 0.99 ERA and 22:3 K:BB over his last four starts.
September 20, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Beantown Building Blocks
The Red Sox starter has recaptured his 2013 form just in time for the season's close.
September 19, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: UnFreeseing At The Plate
Chris Benzine discusses David Freese's second-half turnaround and hot September as reasons why you should pick him up.
DraftKings MLB: Weekend Picks
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian evaluates quality picks on DraftKings for this weekend's slate of games, including Indians starter Corey Kluber, who faces off against the Twins on Sunday.
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