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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jesse Crain's name.
February 20, 2015
White Sox Team Preview: Phase Two
The White Sox made big strides last season, then were big players this offseason to give Jose Abreu more help. Will it be enough to contend in the AL Central?
September 22, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Give Logan Some Run
July 24, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Phelps Offers Mid-Season Rotation Help
The Yankees have been looking for stability in their rotation of late...
June 26, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Zunino For Power
Mike Zunino is one of the hottest hitters in the game over the last week...
June 9, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: El Coffee Is Coming
The Pirates are finally calling up Gregory Polanco on Tuesday.
June 4, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Beltran, Cain, Cashner Set For Returns
May 29, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Medica To Give The Padres Oomph?
The Padres are looking to shake things up with their bats in San Diego...
May 18, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Grilled Cheese Is Cooking
May 13, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Closer-By-Committee Succeeds?
Sean Doolittle tries to prove his value in a closer-by-committee situation
May 2, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Richards Gets Richer
April 29, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Denorfia Delivers
Those in deep or NL-only leagues may want to take a look at the Padres' Chris Denorfia, who can offer a little bit of everything while he continues to receive at-bats.
April 25, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Next Man Up
The closer carousel continues. Jason Grilli is out with an oblique strain and Ernesto Frieri has lost his job.
April 22, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Tommy John On Tap For Nova
The Yankees' Ivan Nova appears to be the next pitcher in line for Tommy John surgery, after the procedure was recommended following an evaluation Tuesday.
April 17, 2014
Mound Musings: Swing and a Miss
Brad "Bogfella" Johnson talks about why strikeout potential is an important part in evaluating fantasy relevance of starting pitchers
April 14, 2014
Rounding Third: Difficult Cuts
Even though Jake Odorizzi has newfound job security in the Rays' rotation, Jeff Erickson cut him on his NFBC Main Event team.
April 10, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Considering Kelly Johnson
Kelly Johnson could be a nice, cheap source of power, at least while Mark Teixeira (hamstring) remains on the DL.
April 6, 2014
FAAB Factor-AL: On the Right Foot
Abraham Almonte got the Mariners' season started right and hasn't let up yet. Andrew Martinez suggests how much you should bid on him in this week's article.
April 2, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Safety Valve
March 30, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Sizemore Really Does Matter
FAAB Factor - AL: Go Crazy for Grady?
If Grady Sizemore resides on the wire, post-draft, Andrew Martinez points out the formats in which he should be scooped up.
March 28, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: Final Decisions
As teams near their season openers, the final cuts are being made and job battles have been decided. Brian Pelowski takes one last look around the league as spring training comes to an end.
March 27, 2014
Mound Musings: Pitching Depth as a Fantasy Tactic
You're better off stashing high-upside arms like Derek Holland rather than wasting roster spots on generic utility players barely above replacement level.
March 14, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: Opportunity Knocks
The rash of injuries in the Braves' rotation has opened up an unexpected competition this spring.
March 13, 2014
Mound Musings: AL West Spotlight
Is Yu Darvish a top-five pitcher? Should fantasy owners treat him as such in drafts? Do the walks matter?
February 21, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: An Early Look
Now that spring training is in full swing, Brian Pelowski looks around the league at jobs that are up for grabs. Can Miguel Sano become the Opening Day starter at third base in Minnesota?
February 19, 2014
Painting the Black: Closing Time Comes Early This Spring
Jensen Lewis breaks down six of the major closing battles this spring, including the Rangers, who will feature Neftali Feliz (pictured) and Joakim Soria.
February 17, 2014
Collette Calls: LABR of Love
In this week's edition of Collette Calls, Jason looks at some of the surprises from the LABR mixed league draft, including the slide of Astros outfielder George Springer.
February 13, 2014
2014 White Sox Team Preview: Youth Movement
The White Sox had a dismal season all-around in 2013 to finish last in the AL Central. A series of moves and trades in the offseason made the team much younger, but likely well out of contention.
February 12, 2014
NFBC Trends: Hating the Closers
Greg Ambrosius hates closers and the lack of stability at the position, and thus really is disappointed that Mariano Rivera has retired.
February 9, 2014
2014 Rays Team Preview: The All-Maddon Team
With a group of young stars and surprising acquisitions, the Rays are betting big for 2014. With David Price leading the rotation and sluggers Evan Longoria and Wil Myers on offense, is this the year Joe Maddon's bunch can break through?
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