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April 23, 2014
The Saber's Edge: Predicting ERA
Should you Buy High on Ervin Santana? Jeff Zimmerman shares his plan of attack for predicting ERA based on other early-season metrics.
April 20, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: No Cooling Kouzmanoff
April 19, 2014
Charging the Mound: Liss and Erickson Talk Baseball
What starting pitchers can we trust no matter what happened in their last outing?
Pitching Value Meter: Discounted Darvish Paying Off
Two starts in pitcher-friendly parks makes Yu Darvish this week's top hurler, giving owners who ignored the draft-day panic a nice profit.
April 15, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Prepare for the Summer of George
He may not be in the majors quite yet, but Astros prospect George Springer's continued dominance at Triple-A could mean a promotion may soon be looming.
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 12, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Sonny Days in Oakland
Sonny Gray, who has a friendly start this week in Houston, is becoming a more complete pitcher this year.
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 5, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Maximum Strength
Max Scherzer hit the trifecta this week -- two starts in pitchers' parks against the National League.
April 4, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Bearing Down
Cliff Lee will try to get back on track Saturday after disappointing Opening Day start in Texas.
April 2, 2014
Behind the Numbers: Closer Roulette
With four new closers already crowned, where will the closer wheel land next? Colorado's Rex Brothers might be a good bet.
March 30, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Sizemore Really Does Matter
March 29, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Kicking Off the 2014 Season
Justin Verlander looks poised this year to reclaim his former position as the top pitcher in the AL, but does that mean he is the top pitcher in this week's season debut of the Value Meter?
March 28, 2014
RotoWire Roundtable: Late March Update
Aroldis Chapman has obviously fallen in our composite rankings. Who else saw major movement?
March 27, 2014
Charging the Mound: Erickson and Liss Talk AL Tout Wars
"Chance favors the prepared mind" - Steven Seagal
March 21, 2014
House of Shlain: The Pricing Game
While Chris Liss had been pushing against the 70/30 split for hitters and elite pitchers this spring, Nick Shlain isn't ready to make that change. Check out his reasoning in the latest installment of House of Shlain.
March 11, 2014
Collette Calls: The Great Divide
Should owners consider using a larger share of their budget on pitching? Jason Collette examines the conversation about how to allocate draft day resources.
March 10, 2014
Charging the Mound: Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson Talk Baseball
Are elite starters like Adam Wainwright undervalued?
March 5, 2014
Behind the Backstop: 13 Factors, Part I
Ubaldo Jimenez's delivery does not fit the mold that scouts typically look for. Tory Hernandez explains.
RotoWire Roundtable: Early March Top 350
The RotoWire rankings crew takes their first crack at their Consolidated Top 350 MLB Rankings. Allen Craig is among those with the widest disparity in his ranking.
March 3, 2014
2014 Mariners Team Preview: Here Comes Cano
Robinson Cano has 240 million reasons to smile in Seattle, but can he alone turn around the hopeless Mariners?
February 10, 2014
House of Shlain: Mock Review: Drop Anchor!
With Jose Fernandez and Chris Sale anchoring his pitching staff, Nick Shalin focused on offense until the late stages of a recent 15-team mock. Is it a viable strategy?
February 2, 2014
MLB Draft Kit: 2014 Draft Dilemmas
What do you do with the players returning from the Biogenesis suspensions, like Everth Cabrera? Jeff Erickson discusses them and a couple of the other big dilemmas in this year's draft pool.
January 22, 2014
Are the Elite Pitchers Undervalued?: Using a 55/45 Split for the Top-10 Starters
Yu Darvish goes from No. 22 to No. 5 when you apportion nearly equal value to his stats as you do a hitter's.
January 7, 2014
The RotoWire 200: Our First Bite of the Apple
According to our projections, Clayton Kershaw will be the third most valuable fantasy player in 2014. Are you willing to pull the trigger on him early on if you have that choice?
November 15, 2013
Seattle Mariners Have Best Medical Staff: The 2013 Martin-Monahan Award
The Seattle Mariners win the award for best medical staff presented annually by RotoWire along with Bleacher Report's Will Carroll.
September 26, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Medica Aid
Mound Musings: Kids on Parade Watch List
Taijuan Walker is one of the younger arms on this year's list of pitchers who made their marks in 2013, but he's also one of the best.
September 21, 2013
Sunday Lineup Card: Introducing Charlie Blackmon
Pitching Value Meter: Season Finale
Adam Wainwright is on a roll in his last three starts and with two starts this week lands the NL's top spot in the season finale of the Pitching Value Meter.
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