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Fantasy Articles Featuring Ian Kinsler

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The Z Files: Calculated Risks

Todd Zola continues analyzing the strategy behind the picks he and Derek Van Riper have made in the first draft of the 2017 season, and gets out of his comfort zone with young slugger Miguel Sano.

DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks

Zach McAllister has been hit hard by righties this season, which sets up nicely for Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler on Wednesday.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: Curtain Call

Erik Siegrist goes over his weekly hitting rankings one more time for the final week of the regular season, which, fittingly, are dominated by the league-leading Chicago Cubs.

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.

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Not so Funny Bone

Jeff Stotts says that Metís pitcher Jacob deGrom is out for the rest of the season with an injury to the ulnar nerve in his elbow that will require surgery.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks

Christopher Olson looks for platoon advantages Saturday, making Brandon Belt an enticing choice in the Arizona desert against the vulnerable Archie Bradley.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks

Christopher Olson can't pass up the chance to roster a Rockies hitter at home against Braden Shipley, despite the price tag, and Charlie Blackmon's strength against the curve makes him an ideal fit.

The Z Files: Category Math

Todd Zola looks at how feasible it is to make up ground this late in the season in the hitting counting stats and why easier to find extra power than speed when players like Billy Hamilton dominate that category.

DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks

Many DFS players will be tempted to pay up for Max Scherzer, but Alex Spalding explains why Johnny Cueto is worth his high salary Tuesday against the Diamondbacks.

FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays

Yordano Ventura has turned it around in the second half, but RotoWire's Neil Parker has no problem targeting him with Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley, Jr. on Sunday.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks

Christopher Olson hitches his wagon to Noah Syndergaard on Saturday as the right-hander looks set to dominate an overmatched Phillies lineup.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks

Juan Carlos Blanco puts together a cost-effective Tigers stack Wednesday against the erratic Tyler Duffey, headlined by switch-hitting slugger Victor Martinez.

Collette Calls: A Look at Middle Infield Power

Jason Collette analyzes the dramatic increase in power among middle infielders this season, including Washington's Daniel Murphy, who might be the biggest surprise in the National League.

DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks

Despite a .210 batting average, Todd Frazier has still put up a .250 ISO and hit 31 home runs, and RotoWire's Chris Olson explains why Wednesday against the Indians is an ideal time to use him.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks

Juan Blanco picks the Monday Yahoo slate, including a date against the Diamondbacks for the Mets' Bartolo Colon, who dominated Arizona in his last start.

The Saber's Edge: Analzying Dual-Threat Players

Jeff Zimmerman looks at players who have can contribute to fantasy teams with both power and speed, like the Twins' Eduardo Nunez.

FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays

Chris Bennett checks out Sunday's slate and notes that Anthony Rendon provides a cheaper option to buy into the Nationals' offense against vulnerable Pirates starter Chad Kuhl.

DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks

Madison Bumgarner is coming off his best start of the season, and RotoWire's Juan Carlos Blanco is rolling with him again for his first start out of the All-Star break.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

On the final day before the All-Star Break, Juan Carlos Blanco is looking to Andrew McCutchen against the Cubs to provide some fantasy production.

DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks

Chris Archer's struggles have been well documented this season, but Alex Spalding isn't shying away from his matchup against the Red Sox on Tuesday.

MLB Barometer: Assessing the Fantasy Player Pool

Vlad Sedler looks at the fantasy winners and losers at each position as midseason approaches, including first baseman Brandon Belt, who is the only Giant outearning his preseason ADP.

DVR's Top 350: June Update

Gregory Polanco is among the biggest risers on the update Top 350 rankings, with 50-plus games in the books for each club.

Regan's Rumblings: Revised Top 100 Fantasy Players

Stricken by writer's block, Dave Regan instead shifts his rumblings this week toward an updated rankings list of his Top 100 MLB fantasy players.

DVR's Top 350: May Update

This time last year, Michael Conforto was in the Mets' minor league system. Where does he check in on the May update of the Top 350?

DFS Baseball 101: April Team Batting Stats Report

Michaell Rathburn breaks down the stats from the season's first month. Who's hitting, who's not and which teams are playing best home and away? That and more.

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?

DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks

Miguel Cabrera's modest start has kept his salary relatively low, and he's worth selection Thursday against the Royals.

MLB Barometer: Walking the Tightrope

Vlad Sedler discusses the tightrope act that comes with giving up on drafted players for free agents in this week's Barometer, which also spotlights the rise of Jake Odorizzi.

The Long Game: Inflation Busters

Erik Siegrist tackles the tricky topic of keeper-league inflation and how to game the system with a player such as Adam Jones so fantasy owners can get the most bang for their inflation-adjusted buck.

Team Previews: AL Central

Jack Moore provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the AL Central. Can Eric Hosmer lead the Royals to a third straight pennant?