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Fantasy Articles Featuring Justin Verlander

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Justin Verlander's name.

FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays

Kevin Payne brings us his Thursday FanDuel suggestions, including Cards first baseman Matt Carpenter against Kenta Maeda and the Dodgers in Chavez Ravine.

FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values

Michael Conforto has been crushing righties of late, and he has a great opportunity to keep it going Thursday against the Padres.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Carrasco Fights Off Injury Bug

Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings has Carlos Carrasco on top in a two-start week after he dodged an injury bullet and had a start pushed back.

Oak's Corner: A Good Weekend for Encarnacion?

Scott Jenstad picks the Indians at Astros for his series of the weekend. Could this be the matchup that gets Edwin Encarnacion and the rest of the offense going in the right direction?

Collette Calls: Fighting the Long Ball

Jason Collette explores how pitchers are fighting back against baseball's home run surge and whether the key is pitching down the in zone as most assume.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Strasburg's Still Healthy

Atop the NL in Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings is Stephen Strasburg, who perhaps surprisingly has managed to stay healthy in the year of the injury.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: It's Shark Week in SF

Todd Zola likes what he's seeing from Jeff Samardzija, whose bloated ERA doesn't match his underlying numbers. That and more in this week's pitcher rankings.

The Wheelhouse: Selling Schwarber? + 5/2 DFS

Is it time to sell Kyle Schwarber? Derek VanRiper considers it, and looks at Tuesday's 15-game slate.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Yes Way, Jose

Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as Minnesota prospect Jose Berrios is expected to make his 2017 debut after crushing Triple-A.

FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values

Facing off against a right-handed pitcher in Coors Field is about all you can ask for when considering Daniel Murphy, which makes him a great play Thursday against the Rockies.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks

Greg Vara looks over Thursday's slate and expects Jedd Gyorko and the Cardinals to feast on Blue Jays right-hander Mat Latos.

Collette Calls: Analyzing Pitcher K Rates

Jason Collette investigates strikeout rates to determine whether the impressive early starts from pitchers like Danny Duffy are to be trusted.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two-Start Kershaw is Tops

Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings features none other than Clayton Kershaw on top as the Dodgers hurler has two starts this week.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks

Chris Bennett examines today's slate of games and likes Cleveland first baseman Edwin Encarnacion for his reduced price and recent hot streak.

FantasyDraft MLB: Saturday Values

Xander Bogaerts got off to a slot start, but he's heating up and has a great opportunity to keep it going Saturday against the Rays.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Max Delivery

Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitcher as Washington's Max Scherzer could have a big week with matchups against a couple of whiff-prone teams.

Mound Musings: Advanced Metrics and 20/20 Eyesight

Brad Johnson talks about the metrics he uses to assess pitchers but also advises going old school and watching specific pitchers, like Justin Verlander, to accumulate one’s own data.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Lester Gets Two at Home

Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Cubs' Jon Lester gets two starts at friendly Wrigley Field. Is that enough to make him this week's top starter?

Mound Musings: My 2017 “Home” League Mound Corps

This week Brad Johnson gives readers a look into his own fantasy pitching staff for his highly competitive hometown keeper league. One of the stars of his roster is Noah Syndergaard.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kicking Off the 2017 Season

Todd Zola ranks Week 1's starting pitchers as Chris Archer has a fortunate opening with two home starts in what he hopes will be a rebound campaign.

Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the AL Central

Brad Johnson is breaking down each team’s pitching rotation, and up this week is the AL Central, including Detroit Tigers veteran Justin Verlander, who has been stellar since coming back from injury in 2015.

The Wheelhouse: AL LABR Review

Clay Link reviews his AL LABR auction. What was the plan going in? Did he ute?

Top 250 Dynasty League Rankings

James Anderson offers up his overall rankings for deep dynasty leagues, and puts Corey Seager firmly in the top 10 after his breakout 2016.

Regan's Rumblings: Mock Draft Analysis

Dave Regan rumbles about his first mock draft of the preseason, detailing how things panned out round-by-round.

Pitching 3D: Pitchers 51-60

Doug Thorburn continues his countdown of his top starting pitchers ranked by his unique mix of mechanics, stuff and stats. Which Robbie Ray will show up this season?

The Saber's Edge: Predicting High-ERA Pitchers

Jeff Zimmerman looks for the traits that could determine which pitchers will struggle with an ERA greater than their ERA estimators. Is Shelby Miller doomed?

Collette Calls: Mixed LABR Recap

Jason Collette explains each pick that he and Paul Sporer made in Monday's Mixed LABR draft. Who did they pass up Bryce Harper for in the first round?

Pitching 3D: Starting Pitchers 11-21

Doug Thorburn reveals his starting pitchers ranked 11-21 using his unique methodology for judging hurlers. Where does Stephen Strasburg rank?

Baseball Draft Kit: Finding Value in the Scrapheap

Jason Collette looks for sources of value available at a significant discount on draft day.

The Z Files: Early Auction Trends

Todd Zola reviews some data from early NFBC auctions, and recommends spending what it takes to lock up a high-strikeout ace like Max Scherzer.