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Fantasy Articles Featuring Nelson Cruz

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

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: Monday Picks

Chris Davis has solid history against Monday starter Chris Archer, who has struggled fairly significantly to start the season.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: Big Week for Bucs

The Pirates lead the charge this week, thanks to a four-game set in Denver and three games at home against the bottom of the Reds' rotation.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays

Sasha Yodashkin looks over Saturday's slate and can't resist paying up for Jose Bautista, given his tremendous career success against David Price

The Long Game: No Scrubs

Erik Siegrist uncovers a handful of widely available, overlooked big leaguers and prospects that could prove useful as the season wears on.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

With a relatively small slate, the Mariners' Nelson Cruz sticks out as an outfielder to target thanks to opposing pitcher Colby Lewis' tendencies to give up fly balls, which could turns into home runs.

Regan's Rumblings: (Very) Early Overreactions

David Regan rumbles about some premature overreactions midway through the first week of the season.

MLB Barometer: Taking All Betts

Vlad Sedler's opening-week look at who's hot and who's not, includes Boston's Mookie Betts, who looks like the total package in just his second full season.

FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays

Alex Spalding breaks down the Tuesday FanDuel slate, which offers a couple of Mariners with good value against the Rangers, including Nelson Cruz.

DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks

Alex Spalding finds some great value plays Monday that will allow him to pay up for Arizona's Paul Goldschmidt on DraftKings.

DFS Strategy: Mining for Value in Overlooked Areas

Paul Sporer reveals overlooked sources of value in DFS baseball as Opening Day approaches.

MLB Barometer: Keep an Eye on Edwin

Vlad Sedler has his eye on Edwin Encarnacion, who could end up a steal of the draft if his ADP keeps falling, provided he gets healthy, of course.

Team Previews: AL East

Jason Collette previews all five teams in the American League East. Can Chris Archer and an improved offense push the Rays to the front of the pack?

Reganís Rumblings: Dollar or Less Sleeper Picks

In his first column of 2016, David Regan discusses cheap options, including catcher J.T. Realmuto, who have big potential in deeper leagues.

Team Previews: AL West

Paul Sporer provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the American League West. Can Mike Trout keep the Angels out of the division basement?

The Z Files: Five Things Learned From DFS

Todd Zola examines some full-season fantasy lessons he's learned from playing DFS, including how much their spot in the batting order can impact the value of players like Kolten Wong

Collette Calls: Predicting AVG with P/PA

Jason Collette uses pitches per plate appearance to forecast players who could see their batting averages increase this season and those, like Seattle's Nelson Cruz, who could see their averages go the other way.

Picks and Pans: Gray Skies Ahead?

In his annual season preview, Joe Sheehan makes the case for avoiding Sonny Gray in 2016. Who else is he picking and panning this season?

The RotoWire 200: 2016 Overall Rankings

Is Carlos Correa a top-10 pick in 2016? RotoWire Senior Editor Jeff Erickson shares his January installment of the RotoWire 200.

Collette Calls: Overdrafted & Underdrafted

In his latest in a series of self-reflections, Jason Collette looks back at players he deemed overdrafted or underdrafted prior to Opening Day.

Collette Calls: Scoring 2015 AL Predictions

Jason Collette holds himself accountable for his 2015 advice, reviewing each of his 30 American League predictions. Did he make the right call on Taijuan Walker, among others?

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Joel Bartilotta hopes to laugh to the bank Saturday with Nelson Cruz as the best play of the day in his FanDuel lineup.

Regan's Rumblings: Overvalued And Undervalued For 2016

David Regan continues looking ahead to next season and suspects that a declining Felix Hernandez won't be on many of his rosters in 2016

Umpire Analysis: Umpire Analysis

Christopher Olson looks at this week's umpire matchups, which includes a good opportunity for Jay Bruce in daily leagues.

MLB Barometer: The Home Stretch

Ryan Rufe has some upgrades and downgrades to help you finish strong, featuring the amazing Seager brothers.

FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks

Is Andre Ethier the steal of the night? Joel Bartilotta thinks so, as he breaks down the Saturday FanDuel slate.

Regan's Rumblings: 2016 Top 100

David Regan looks ahead to 2016 and offers an early peek at his top 100. Can Bryce Harper dethrone Mike Trout for the top spot?

The Saber's Edge: Expectations Met and Exceeded

Jeff Zimmerman takes a look back at the preseason top ten and their numbers this season.

Thursday Lineup Card: Old Man Crawford

Carl Crawford seems to have found new life in the Dodgersí outfield!

Wednesday Lineup Card: You're Gonna Hear Him, Roark