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Fantasy Articles Featuring Nelson Cruz

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Nelson Cruz's name.

The Daily Duel: Value Picks

RotoWire's Kevin Payne runs through his weekly value picks on FanDuel, including a pair of Baltimore Orioles - Nelson Cruz and Jonathan Schoop.

Behind the Numbers: Overvalued for 2015

Johnny Cueto might be having a great season, but it takes time to rebuild trust, and he hasn't proven that he can be trusted in 2015.

Behind the Numbers: Second-Half Duds

Nelson Cruz has seen a dramatic drop in second-half production, but could he be poised for a rebound in September?

The Daily Duel: Joe Cool

Joe Mauer is available at a cool discount after being shelved by an oblique injury.

In Some Depth: Super Utility

Arismendy Alcantara has already been moved off the infield by the Cubs, but he's playing regularly in center field following the arrival of Javier Baez.

MLB Barometer: Schedules Down The Stretch

Who gets stuck facing the loaded rotations like the Nats down the stretch more than other teams? Erik Siegrist finds out.

Behind the Numbers: Stretch-Drive Help

As we inch toward September, a player like Dustin Ackley, who's heating up and still offers mutli-position eligibility, can be useful.

Daily Baseball 101: The Art of Stacking

Stacking is a commonly-used strategy in daily MLB games, but some sites limit the opportunity, which has made mini-stacking popular.

MLB Barometer: Minor Disappointment

Mike Minor has been a disappointment for many fantasy owners this season, including RotoWire's Vlad Sedler.

Daily Baseball 101: TradeSports MLB Contests

Jerry Donabedian evaluates his performance in TradeSports' new RBI contest.

MLB Barometer: Bourn Identity Crisis

Why isn't Michael Bourn doing more of what we see in this photo - stealing bases? Vlad Sedler downgrades Bourn's stock and talks about his midseason ranks in this week's article.

Draftster MLB: New Developments and Picks for the Week

RotoWire's Christopher Olson runs down his strategy for playing on Draftster this week and offers value picks to consider using in your lineups.

Daily Baseball 101: TradeSports' World Cup Contests

Jerry Donabedian chews on his stock moves in TradeSports' World Cup contests.

DraftKings MLB: Value Plays for the Week

Jose Abreu is still available at a salary that doesn't truly seem to be tied to the reality of him being an elite power option. DFS players should look to take advantage of that until the market corrects itself.

The Saber's Edge: Tracking Home Runs

Jose Abreu has provided even more power than expected through his first two-plus months in the big leagues. Can he sustain that level of home-run production?

MLB Daily Games Strategy: How Much to Spend on Middle Infielders

It's easy to spend money on high-salaried middle infielders like Troy Tulowitzki, but savvy DFS players should look for cheaper options like Minnesota's Brian Dozier.

MLB Barometer: The New Doc Halladay

Charlie Morton gets some appreciation from Vlad Sedler in this week's version, and he suggests that you continue to update your own projections at midseason.

Daily Baseball 101: Breaking Down FanDuel Hitting 2.0

Michael Rathburn delves deeper into his research to discover the best hitters to target on FanDuel.

Draftster MLB: Strategic Musings and Weekly Picks

Draftster is one of the few sites that allows you to edit your lineup right up until first pitch of each game. Such great features are just one reason why you should use or strategy to win there today.

Painting the Black: Ride 'Em or Reel 'Em In?

Jensen Lewis says that now is the time to go out and get the slumping Carlos Santana.

Daily Baseball 101: Breaking Down FanDuel Hitting

Michael Rathburn crunches the numbers and identifies the best hitter to target (or avoid) on FanDuel

Diamond Cuts: Get a Grip

Jeff Stotts talks about the importance of a hitter being able to maintain his grip after coming back from a hand, thumb or wrist injury, such as the one suffered by the Angels' Josh Hamilton.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Big Names Back In Action

Ryan Zimmerman, Josh Hamilton and Nelson Cruz were among the big bats to return to lineups for Tuesday's games.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Singleton, Springer Reunited In Houston

Collette Calls: The New Hughes

Phil Hughes has turned things around after a rough patch to begin his first season with the Twins. What has changed in his approach since leaving the Yankees? Jason Collette breaks it down.

Monday Lineup Card: Plouffe Positive

Draftster MLB: Primer and Picks

In our inaugural Draftster.com article, RotoWire's Christopher Olson breaks down what makes Draftster's games unique and offers strategy and picks so you can play today.

Behind the Numbers: Revisiting Keeper Rankings

Where does Troy Tulowitzki rank now on a keeper list, and is his amazing start enough to look past his health issues?

MLB Barometer: Bargains At the V-Mart

Ryan Howard is showing all the signs of turning 35 this year and makes Vlad Sedler's downgrade list this week.

Rounding Third: Week 9 Primer

Sean Doolittle went for the highest amount in Jeff Erickson's NFBC league's FAAB bidding this week. See who else got the nod in various leagues this week.