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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Brandon McCarthy's name.

Friday Lineup Card: Pillar, Not Millar!

Considering the injury history of some Blue Jaysí players, namely Michael Saunders and Jose Bautista, Pillar is worth a snag for depth.

Mound Musings: Chicks - and Bogfella - dig Strikeouts!

Brad Johnson on the many advantages of the K. Also - how will the Cards replace Wainwright?

Thursday Lineup Card: Rays Closing Situation Muddled

Ernesto Frieri picked up his second save of the season on Wednesday night, as the game went 13 innings.

Collette Calls: The Ups and Downs of Whiff Rates

Jason Collette looks at pitchers who have seen a great increase in strikeouts this season and those, like Stephen Strasburg, who have seen their K rates drop. What's made the difference?

Tuesday Lineup Card: Troubled Closer In Paradise

Marlins closer Steve Cishek has had an awful go of it in April, leading to speculation that A.J. Ramos could get a shot in the ninth inning.

Rounding Third: Last Week's Mistake Tomorrow?

Should you start Taijuan Walker in a two-step Week 4? What schedules stand out this week?

Monday Lineup Card: Prime Target Paredes?

Baltimore's Jimmy Paredes is Monday's recommended pickup after hitting .400 with two doubles, three home runs, six RBI and a steal over the last seven days.

FAAB Factor - NL: Which Dodger Do You Want?

Ian Kennedy is back, but is he available in your league? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's edition of NL FAAB.

Pitching Value Meter: Two Starts for Kluber

Paul Sporer ranks the coming week's starting pitchers, but is two home starts enough to make Corey Kluber the AL's top-ranked hurler?

Saturday Lineup Card: Eyeing the Axe

Chris Benzine discusses why it's worth keeping an eye on the Rockies' closing situation and more in Saturday's lineup card.

Daily Baseball 101: How to Pick a Starting Pitcher

Michael Rathburn pours over the numbers and explains why picking an elite pitcher like Felix Hernandez is almost always the best way to go in cash games.

Collette Calls: Ace in the Making

Jason Collette dives into the details of why Chris Archer is proving to be a front-of-the-rotation talent for the Rays, and for fantasy owners.

MLB Barometer: Russian Roulette

Vlad Sedler is to bankroll management what Rob Deer was to place discipline.

Sunday Lineup Card: Bringing 2013 Back

Once forgotten, Everth Cabrera is relevant again.

Pitching Value Meter: Harvey Invisible in Late Innings

Paul Sporer lays out the week's pitcher rankings and says the only thing holding back Matt Harvey is that he's not going deep into games.

FantasyAces MLB: Monday Picks

Paul Bruno is building his FantasyAces lineup around Jose Altuve, who has nine hits in 19 at-bats against Scott Kazmir, who he'll face Monday.

Monday Lineup Card: Call On Kiermaier

Rays' outfielder Kevin Kiermaier is Monday's recommended pickup after hitting .381 with seven extra-base hits during the first week of the season.

Pitching Value Meter: Slow Week for Kershaw

Paul Sporer delivers his weekly pitcher rankings and finds only one starter worthy of jumping Clayton Kershaw in a one-start week. Who is it?

Pitching Value Meter: Kicking Off the 2015 Season

Paul Sporer is back with the inaugural Value Meter for 2015, and familiar faces top the list, like Felix Hernandez, who takes on two division foes in Week 1.

Collette Calls: 30 NL Predictions

Jason Collette is back with bold predictions for the National League. Find out what stat he thinks Tim Linceum will lead the NL in for 2015.

Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the NL West

Brad Johnson hopes Jake Peavy's struggles last year will drive down his draft-day price because the veteran hurler can still help a fantasy team.

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.

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.

Yankees Team Preview: Multiple Health Concerns

The Yankees' chances of competing in the AL East could depend on Masahiro Tanaka's health this season, according to RotoWire's Jason Braverman.

Dodgers Team Preview: New Sheriff In Town

Matt Kemp's trade to the Padres was the highlight to a significant overhaul by the Dodgers and new President of Baseball Operations Andrew Friedman.

Bats & Balls: How to Value Pitching

In his annual magazine column, David Regan lays the groundwork for a quality pitching staff.

Collette Calls: In-Season Article Review

Jason Collette looks back at his in-season articles from 2014, including his pre-demotion take on Cleveland right-hander Danny Salazar.

The Saber's Edge: The 2014 Report Card

Jeff Zimmerman looks back at his columns from 2014 to see the hits and misses, including his projected struggles for Evan Longoria.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Give Logan Some Run

Pitching Value Meter: Down the Stretch they Come

With a playoff berth in the balance, the Mariners might need 18 innings out of Felix Hernandez this week, which would be just fine for fantasy owners.