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The Z Files: Notes To Self For 2017

Todd Zola leaves some notes to himself for his 2017 drafts, including a reminder to focus more on hitting early given his knack for consistently finding valuable arms like Brandon Finnegan in the late rounds.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist notes a lot of arms who could be available to help your staff's stretch run, including a revitalized Taijuan Walker.

DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks

Twins youngster Jose Berrios has really struggled this season, and RotoWire's Sasha Yodashkin will look to take advantage through the Mets' Curtis Granderson on Friday.

Regan's Rumblings: September Call-ups and 2017 Closers

Dave Regan uses his rumblings this week to speculate on September call-ups and who might nail down a closer's spot in 2017.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist looks at the AL free agent pool prior to September call-ups and finds a trio of veteran outfielders making a late push to save their seasons, including the Tigers' Justin Upton.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: Arizona's Turn to Mash

Erik Siegrist breaks down his hitting rankings for the upcoming slate of games, highlighted by some attractive seven-game slates for the Diamondbacks, Red Sox and Mets.

The Saber's Edge: Assessing Skills Growth, and Decline

Jeff Zimmerman analyzes hitters who have seen a skills growth or a skills decline this season and what it means for fantasy owners. Is time to give up on Justin Upton?

Weekly Hitter Rankings: Big Week for Bucs

The Pirates lead the charge this week, thanks to a four-game set in Denver and three games at home against the bottom of the Reds' rotation.

DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks

Jose Fernandez will look to bounce back from his poor opening start against a Mets team that may not be as good as many believe.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: Astros Ready to Blast Off

Erik Siegrist breaks down his hitting rankings for the upcoming week of games, highlighted by some attractive seven-game slates for the Nationals, Rangers and Astros.

Reganís Rumblings: Dollar or Less Sleeper Picks

In his first column of 2016, David Regan discusses cheap options, including catcher J.T. Realmuto, who have big potential in deeper leagues.

Farm Futures: AL East Top 10s

James Anderson finishes off his preseason tour of MLB's farm systems with a look at the AL East, where Yoan Moncada headlines an impressive Red Sox list

Team Previews: AL West

Paul Sporer provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the American League West. Can Mike Trout keep the Angels out of the division basement?

AL FAAB Factor: New Shoe

Matt Shoemaker will return to the Angels' rotation Sunday, but is he worth a FAAB dart this late in the year? RotoWire's Andrew Martinez answers that question and more in this week's AL FAAB Factor.

Umpire Analysis: Umpire Analysis

Christopher Olson looks at this week's umpire matchups, which includes a good opportunity for Jay Bruce in daily leagues.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: Rocky Mountain High

Erik Siegrist ranks the hitting matchup for the next scoring period, and there was no debating the top spot with the Rockies playing eight home games this week.

Friday Lineup Card: Don't Worry Dodger Fans!

MLB Barometer: Summer Rentals

Vlad Sedler suggests some short-term pickups to give your team a boost this week, like the Angels' C.J. Cron.

MLB Barometer: Staying Focused

Vlad Sedler cautions against premature NFL obsession - you've got a baseball league to win!

Giants seek to overcome struggles: Sunday Lineup Card

Faced with some rate bullpen adversity, Bochy leans on Romo.

MLB Barometer: Chicks Dig the Long Ball

Vlad Sedler projects the top home-run hitters for the second half. On which side of 40 will Baltimore's Chris Davis land?

FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks

RotoWire's Alex Spalding has picked out a number of solid value plays on Fantasy Aces to help DFS players build around Clayton Kershaw on Friday.

Monday Lineup Card: Man in the Bux

Byron Buxton made his MLB debut Sunday, going 0-for-4 with two strikeouts in the Twins' 4-3 win over the Rangers.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Values

RotoWire's Joel Bartilotta loves the Orioles against the Yankees on Saturday, headlined by Adam Jones, who has excellent career numbers against opposing starter CC Sabathia.

Regan's Rumblings: Will the Hot Starts Continue?

David Regan looks at some of baseball's best this year, including Alex Rodriguez, and analyzes whether their hot starts will continue.

FanDuel MLB: Thursday Picks

James Seltzer thinks Brian McCann has finally turned the corner.

Saturday Lineup Card: Time To Be Franco

Chris Benzine discusses why Maikel Franco may say everyday at-bats at third base, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.

FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks

With a number of higher-priced pitchers getting lit up this week, RotoWire's Alex Spalding thinks Matt Harvey will pay off Friday.

FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks

Jose Altuve absolutely abuses left-handed pitching, and RotoWire's Alex Spalding is paying the price for him in his FantasyAces lineups on Friday.

FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays

David Soda expects Andrew McCutchen to heat up