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July 16, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values
The Reds' Joey Votto has been hitting very well against right-handed pitching at home this season, and he has a solid matchup Sunday against the Nationals to put up a big fantasy score.
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Hanley Ramirez has crushed left-handed pitching this season, and he has a solid matchup Sunday against the Yankees' CC Sabathia to keep it going.
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Jason Heyward has come out of the All-Star break hot, and with Ubaldo Jimenez on the mound for the Orioles, RotoWire's Chris Bennett is high on the Cubs outfielder.
July 15, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Adam Zdroik looks over Saturday's slate and recommends Javier Baez as part of a Cubs mini-stack against exploitable Orioles lefty Wade Miley.
July 7, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
In Friday's slate of games, Chris Bennett likes Orioles' pitcher Kevin Gausman, who hasn't allowed a run in his last two starts, against the Twins.
July 4, 2017
MLB Barometer: Digging the Long Ball
Vlad Sedler gives us his MLB Barometer one last time before the All-Star break, turning his focus to baseball's biggest boppers and their outlooks for the rest of the season.
July 3, 2017
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Turner Faces Lengthy Rehab
Nationals shortstop Trea Turner was struck in the wrist by a wild pitch. Jeff Stotts believes his recovery time will be similar to that of Brave’s Freddie Freeman.
DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
Christopher Olson turns back the clock Monday, rolling with the Twins' Joe Mauer as one of his DraftKings selections at home against the Angels.
July 1, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Andrew McCutchen started off the season slowly, but he's been crushing left-handed pitching and has a great matchup Saturday against the Giants.
June 22, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
Kevin Payne brings us his Thursday FanDuel suggestions, including Indians first baseman Edwin Encarnacion on the road in Camden Yards.
June 20, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Come Sale Away
Derek VanRiper looks at Tuesday's slate and wonders if there is a viable cash-game option other than Chris Sale.
June 13, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Back on the Cole Train?
Derek VanRiper considers the possibility of Gerrit Cole turning things around as a GPP option on Tuesday's 15-game slate.
June 12, 2017
Christopher Olson checks in with his picks for Monday's DraftKings slate, including Miguel Sano of the Twins in the series opener against the incoming Mariners.
June 11, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Fantasy managers who don't want to pay the high price for Max Scherzer on Sunday have a great upper-tier alternative in Carlos Carrasco, according to RotoWire's Juan Blanco.
June 8, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Greg Vara looks over Thursday's slate and expects Evan Longoria to be productive given his strong career numbers against White Sox starter Derek Holland.
June 6, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Tuesday Values
Greg Vara looks over Tuesday's FantasyDraft slate, opting to roll with D-Backs hurler Robbie Ray at home against the Padres.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin delivers his Tuesday Yahoo picks, starting with Nationals ace Max Scherzer on the road in Chavez Ravine against the Dodgers.
DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker explores Tuesday's slate of games, suggesting M's ace James Paxton in the series opener at home against the visiting Twins.
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Kevin Payne checks out Tuesday's slate and likes the price tag on Andrew Benintendi as he aims for the short porch at Yankee Stadium against Masahiro Tanaka.
May 30, 2017
Neil Parker looks over Tuesday's slate, unsurprisingly turning to Red Sox ace Chris Sale against his former team at Guaranteed Rate Field.
Sasha Yodashkin looks over Tuesday's slate, honing in on Giants backstopper Buster Posey against the Nats.
May 27, 2017
Weekly Hitter Rankings: Hot Sox Hit the Road
Todd Zola has his eye on the Red Sox, whose bats are heating up. But can they keep it up on the road this week? That and more in this week's rankings.
FantasyDraft MLB: Saturday Values
Nelson Cruz is always under consideration when the Mariners face a lefty, and Juan Blanco explains why he makes for an even strong choice than usual Saturday against the Red Sox.
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Neil Parker checks out Saturday's slate and likes the chances of Jose Altuve and the Astros putting up big numbers against Orioles left-hander Wade Miley.
May 19, 2017
DFS Baseball 101: Identifying Cash-Game Hitters
Michael Rathburn shares his research process for identifying consistent hitters in cash games. Why does it usually make sense to pay up for an elite bat at first base?
May 18, 2017
Kevin Payne likes both Seager brothers for FanDuel's Thursday slate.
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker opens with Ervin Santana of the Twins at home against the Rockies as part of his selections for Thursday's DraftKings slate.
Greg Vara checks out Thursday's slate and recommends a Mariners stack headlined by Nelson Cruz against White Sox right-hander Dylan Covey.
May 12, 2017
Chris Bennett examines Friday's slate of games and has high hopes for Boston pitcher Rick Porcello vs. a Ray's offense struggling against righties this season.
May 6, 2017
With the Marlins sending Odrisamer Despaigne to the mound Saturday, Juan Blanco is looking to the Mets' Jay Bruce for big fantasy production.
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