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May 26, 2015
Dominate Your Duel: Umpire Analysis
Noah Syndergaard looks like a solid play this week thanks to the umpire who will be calling the balls and strikes in Wednesday's game.
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Picks
Ronny Mor likes the red-hot Lucas Duda in the friendly confines of Citi Field.
May 20, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Wednesday Picks
With no top-tier pitchers going Wednesday, Paul Bruno says having Bryce Harper in your lineup is a must.
May 19, 2015
RotoWire's Christopher Olson explains which games should be targeted this week based on who is calling balls and strikes.
Ronny Mor is buying Robinson Cano at a surprising discount.
May 16, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks
Joel Bartilotta is going all value all the way on a big 11-game Saturday night slate that features a cheap, cheap Jay Bruce in a favorable matchup.
May 12, 2015
Based on who will be behind the plate, RotoWire's Christopher Olsen thinks Jacoby Ellsbury could be in for a big game Wednesday.
May 8, 2015
Daily Baseball 101: How to Target Hitters
Michael Rathburn shows how to target hitters for both heads-up and tournament contests and how to treat Miguel Cabrera, who is playing against his norm.
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Prince Fielder is now batting .342 and RotoWire's Benny Ricciardi thinks his price is still too low on FanDuel.
May 5, 2015
RotoWire's Christopher Olson returns to review his best umpires to target for DFS games this week.
April 25, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Bullpens Offer No Relief
Managers fret over high-leverage situations that demand the use of 'closers.'
April 14, 2015
In Some Depth: Platoons, Depth Charts and Batting Orders
Ryan Eisner reviews first-week lineups and platoon situations and finds some hidden values, especially in a potent Toronto offense.
Christopher Olson breaks down the umpire situation for a few series and highlights his top values on FanDuel.
April 13, 2015
MLB Barometer: Only Fools Rush In
Vlad Sedler -- and Elvis -- advise against snap decisions based on small sample sizes, like the slow start of Giancarlo Stanton.
April 9, 2015
Bats & Balls: Observations from Opening Week
Dave Regan sizes up the first week of the baseball season and likes what he sees in Colorado, especially from Nolan Arenado.
April 7, 2015
Dominate Your Duel: Better Know an Umpire
RotoWire's Christopher Olson returns with his popular DFS strategy series that breaks down an umpire's impact on the game.
April 1, 2015
Collette Calls: 30 AL Predictions
Jason Collette lays out bold picks for every AL team for 2015, including a big call for Toronto's Drew Hutchison.
March 27, 2015
Pirates Team Preview: Anything Is Possible
Can the Pirates reach the playoffs for the third consecutive year? RotoWire's John Toperzer discusses their offseason and how they set up in his preview.
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 12, 2015
The Saber's Edge: AL LABR Recap
Jeff Zimmerman's AL LABR draft strategy was to spread his dollars, and he ended up spending big on only one player, Jose Abreu.
March 5, 2015
Bats & Balls: Busts to Avoid
David Regan turns his attention to overvalued players this week and finds Jose Abreu as one of the biggest names to avoid this season.
March 1, 2015
Blue Jays Team Preview: Divisional Woes
Edwin Encarnacion has been a steady source of power ever since joining the Blue Jays. Can he stay healthy for more than 128 games this season?
February 21, 2015
Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the AL East
Brad Johnson makes the case that drafting Masahiro Tanaka and his questionable elbow is worth the risk at what likely will be a reduced draft-day price.
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.
November 22, 2014
Collette Calls: The Week in Review
The Cards parted with Shelby Miller this week to get Jason Heyward from the Braves. Jason Collette looks at the impact of the trades and free-agent signings from the past week.
September 27, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Playing Out The String
Finding a diamond in the rough Sunday could call for starters versus playoff teams.
September 24, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Marisnick Sizzles
September 21, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: Worth Remembering
RotoWire's Jan Levine implores you not to be simple-minded and forget about the recovering injured players like Matt Harvey and Jose Fernandez in his final FAAB article of the season.
September 4, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Dropping Dead Weight For Hot Bats And Arms
September 3, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Second Shot For Heaney?
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