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Fantasy Articles Featuring Brandon McCarthy

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Regan's Rumblings: They're Hot ... But Will It Continue?

Dave Regan rounds up a handful of players who have been as hot as any over the last couple weeks and looks to forecast whether they'll be viable waiver-wire adds down the stretch.

Minor League Barometer: The Trade Deadline Looms

Jesse Siegel tunes us into what's happening with some of the minors' most interesting prospects this week as the trade deadline approaches.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Calming the Panic

Paul Sporer isn't worried about Jake Arreita thanks to his gem against the Mets, vaulting the Chicago ace to the top of this week's rankings.

FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays

Stephen Vogt is always in play when the A's face off against a righty, which is the case Friday against the Rays.

MLB Barometer: Rotation Power Rankings

Vlad Sedler ranks all 30 major league rotations at the midpoint of the season and puts Jake Arriets and the deep, consistent Cubs rotation right at the very top.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Fresh off the All-Star break, Jan Levine gets into his National League waiver options for this week, which includes several big-name players -- like Dee Gordon and A.J. Pollock -- returning from lengthy absences sooner rather than later.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Marlin the Magician

Paul Sporer's weekly pitcher rankings features Miami's Jose Fernandez in the top spot as he has dominated the last couple of months.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine runs down this week's free-agent options and bids, including the Cardinals Kolten Wong, who could benefit from the injury situation in St. Louis.

Regan's Rumblings: Thoughts and Predictions

Dave Regan randomly rumbles about some scenarios on his mind heading into the second half of the season, including the Braves potentially trading their closer and setup man.

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Kershaw's Injury is Complex

Jeff Stotts explains Clayton Kershaw's back injury, and even though the herniated disk is deemed mild, there are reasons to be concerned.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine explores the National League free agent pool this week, including a handful of starting pitchers from the Braves and Dodgers.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

The Rockies are not playing at Coors Field on Sunday, but Juan Carlos Blanco explains why they're still solid options, including third baseman Nolan Arenado.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine's tour of the National League waiver wire includes Arizona's Daniel Hudson, who has been fantastic out of the bullpen this season and has solidified himself as the closer in waiting for the Diamondbacks.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine surveys the free agent landscape in the NL and is impressed with the way Kolten Wong handled his brief demotion and possible switch to a new position.

MLB Barometer: Nightmare Mess for Stanton Owners

Erik Siegrist ponders what to possibly do with Giancarlo Stanton, who's in an almost unprecedented slump, in this week's look at the risers and fallers around the majors.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine sifts through the available talent in the Senior Circuit and doesn't think you can overlook Marcell Ozuna any more, even in shallow formats.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine highlights the NL's free agent options for the week, and notes that there could be a new closer in Cincinnati.

Regan's Rumblings: Unsettled Situations

Dave Regan turns his rumblings toward 10 different unsettled playing-time situations across the big leagues and how they might shake out.

MLB Barometer: The Toast of Roto Town

Vlad Sedler analyzes what's behind the impressive play of Houston's Colby Rasmus, who's received many accolades in the early going.

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

The Saber's Edge: What to Watch in the Early Going

Yes, it's early, but Jeff Zimmerman has his eye on some specific stats and themes that can pay dividends. Find out why he's so interested in Billy Hamilton's groundball rate.

Farm Futures: 20 Pitcher Predictions

James Anderson offers his second set of 2016 prospect predictions, and foresees big things from the Brewers' Jorge Lopez in the second half.

Farm Futures: Anticipating Call-up Dates

James Anderson explains the financial incentives that cause MLB clubs to keep the next wave of stars in the minors, and looks at when top prospects like Blake Snell might get their well-deserved promotions

Team Previews: NL West

RotoWire's Erik Siegrist takes a spin around the NL West with a team preview for each of the five clubs.

Collette Calls: Scoring 2015 NL Predictions

Jason Collette holds himself accountable for his 2015 advice, reviewing each of his 30 National League predictions. Did he make the right call on Brandon Belt, among others?

Fantasy 101: Winning Tournaments with Home Runs

Winning tournaments on FanDuel requires a lot of things to go right, and it's imperative to maximize the number of home-run hitters on your squad.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta takes a whack at the Saturday night slate and can't believe his good fortune that Adam Jones is so cheap.

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.