NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Nelson Cruz's name.
August 4, 2015
Fantasy 101: Winning Tournaments with Home Runs
Winning tournaments on FanDuel requires a lot of things to go right, and it's imperative to maximize the number of home-run hitters on your squad.
August 3, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Monday Picks
Paul Bruno offers his recommendations for Monday's action, which include a stack of White Sox supporting Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Kevin Payne starts the week with some major bargains, including Seattle's Jesus Montero at catcher.
July 31, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks
RotoWire's Alex Spalding likes Chris Davis on Friday thanks to his matchup against Buck Farmer, who is allowing lefties to hit .438 against him this season.
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Eric Hosmer is starting to heat up again, and Benny Ricciardi thinks he makes for a solid salary-saving play Friday on FanDuel.
July 28, 2015
In Some Depth: Trade Deadline Fallout
The deadline is still days away but we're already seeing major shakeups Ryan Eisner has the details.
July 27, 2015
Paul Bruno gives his recommendations for Monday's slate, headlined by red-hot Reds slugger Joey Votto
July 25, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks
Joel Bartilotta wants to pick on the Yankees' CC Sabathia on Saturday against the Twins, and that starts with second baseman Brian Dozier.
July 22, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Lance Lynn against the White Sox? David Soda is a buyer.
July 20, 2015
Daily Baseball 101: Team Batting Status Update
Michael Rathburn updates his monthly team hitting stats to help DFS players know when to attack certain teams with pitchers and when to stack them.
July 19, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
There continues to be a high number of good options at first base, but Benny Ricciardi thinks Chris Davis could return the most bang for the buck Sunday on FanDuel.
July 13, 2015
MLB Barometer: Room for Improvement
Erik Siegrist crunches the xFIP numbers looking for second-half pitching buys -- and sells. Which way does Matt Harvey fall?
July 10, 2015
Jason Kipnis has been excellent against right-handed pitching this season, and Benny Ricciardi has a number of value plays to allow DFS players to fit Kipnis in comfortably.
July 6, 2015
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?
June 30, 2015
Dominate Your Duel: Umpire Analysis
Christopher Olson likes Corey Kluber this week even more than usual because of who is behind the plate in Thursday's Indians-Rays game.
June 29, 2015
DraftKings MLB: Monday-Wednesday Value Plays
Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian Expects Some Fireworks At Camden Yards This Week
MLB Barometer: Random Notes
Vlad Sedler thinks Brett Gardner has become the Yankees' leader, and other random notes.
Fantasy 101: FanDuel Hitting Data
Michael Rathburn breaks down the data to help crack the hitting code in daily fantasy baseball on FanDuel, including when to stack teams like the Dodgers.
June 28, 2015
Jason Kipnis is raking against right-handed pitching this season, and RotoWire's Benny Ricciardi thinks he makes for a great play Sunday on FanDuel.
June 25, 2015
Bats & Balls: An Early Midseason Check In
David Regan puts together his all-fantasy, all-value, all-rookie and all-regression teams as the first half nears its close
June 24, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Wednesday Picks
Jason Heyward is starting to turn it around, and RotoWire's Neil Parker explains why FantasyAces players should continue to ride Heyward's hot bat Wednesday.
June 23, 2015
Christopher Olson breaks down the mid-week umpiring and finds that Kris Bryant could get some help from behind the plate.
June 22, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Pencil In The Eraser
June 12, 2015
Jose Abreu has a home run in back-to-back games, and RotoWire's Alex Spalding is throwing him into his Fantasy Aces lineups on Friday.
June 11, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Garcia May Still Be There
, so Garcia may not be available in some leagues, but with the way heís been hitting of late heís worth consideration.
The Saber's Edge: Need for Speed
Jeff Zimmerman on batted-ball velocity stats and what they can tell us about today's top hitters.
June 10, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: It's May Day
The 25-year old May was once a touted prospect for the Twins, and while he hasnít debuted with a boom during his young career he still offers some intrigue as a backend pitcher to roster in deeper leagues
FantasyScore MLB: Wednesday Picks
Albert Pujols has nine home runs in his last 17 games and RotoWire's Neil Parker thinks he makes for a great play on FantasyScore.
June 9, 2015
The Lineup Card: Mile High Platoon
In Some Depth: The Melk Man Can't Deliver
Ryan Eisner on Melky Cabrera's dismal season, the Diamondbacks' depth at catcher and more.
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