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Fantasy Articles Featuring Ian Desmond

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Ian Desmond's name.

The Z Files: Composite Rankings Update

Todd Zola uses the recent update of Rotowire's Composite Rankings to examine players he's higher or lower on than the consensus, including Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman.

The Wheelhouse: Finding Steals, AL Edition

In the second of a two-part series, Derek VanRiper takes a team-by-team look at the potential sources of steals for each American League team.

Regan's Rumblings: Sleepers and Busts

Dave Regan rumbles this week about his obligatory sleepers and busts for the upcoming 2017 campaign.

Collette Calls: Mixed LABR Recap

Jason Collette explains each pick that he and Paul Sporer made in Monday's Mixed LABR draft. Who did they pass up Bryce Harper for in the first round?

The Wheelhouse: Finding Steals, NL Edition

In the first of a two-part series, Derek VanRiper takes a team-by-team look at the potential sources of steals for each National League team.

2017 Rebound Candidate: Jose Bautista

Tim Heaney analyzes whether we should expect a bounce-back season from Joey Bats this year as the 36-year-old looks to overcome the health problems he endured last season.

Collette Calls: Hot Stove Update

Jason Collette analyzes the fantasy fallout from the latest trades and signings, including the Yankees' re-acquisition of closer Aroldis Chapman.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks

Juan Carlos Blanco previews a slate featuring the NL Wild Card Game and a couple of ALDS Game 1s, and recommends paying up for Mookie Betts in Cleveland.

Regan's Rumblings: That's a Wrap

Dave Regan rumbles one last time this year, this time focusing on some of the biggest free agents of the upcoming offseason and what their fantasy impact could look like in 2017.

DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks

The Twins will have youngster Jose Berrios on the mound Wednesday, which means RotoWire's Chris Olson will have some Tigers bats in his lineup, including outfielder J.D. Martinez.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

Evan Longoria has a home run in three straight games, and he has an excellent matchup Sunday against the Orioles to try and make it four in a row.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

The Rangers' Mitch Moreland is an appealing option Sunday against the Angels, who will send Jered Weaver to the mound.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks

With the Twins sending rookie Jose Berrios to the mound Sunday, Juan Blanco is looking to a number of Cleveland bats, including second baseman Jason Kipnis.

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.

Regan's Rumblings: Can They Keep it Up in 2017?

Dave Regan rumbles this week about players that have shown the biggest improvement this season and whether they can continue that success into 2017.

FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays

Alex Spalding loads up on right-handed Rangers against shaky Mariner left-hander Ariel Miranda, with Adrian Beltre leading the charge.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks

Juan Blanco previews the Thursday Yahoo slate with Victor Martinez part of a three-player Tigers stack against Twins starter Jose Berrios.

DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks

There's certainly a risk that Julio Urias won't pitch deep into Sunday's game against the Reds, but Juan Carlos Blanco explains why he's worth it.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks

Juan Carlos Blanco is looking to use right-handed hitters against Padres starter Luis Perdomo, and that always starts with first baseman Paul Goldschmidt.

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: Wednesday Picks

Juan Carlos Blanco puts the ageless Adrian Beltre atop a Rangers mini-stack Wednesday against A's starter Sean Manaea, who has struggled on the road.

MLB Barometer: DFS Lessons Learned

Vlad Sedler shares what he's learned from successful DFS players and looks around the league for those heating up, like Colorado's Charlie Blackmon, and those cooling off.

FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays

Danny Valencia is always worth attention when he faces a lefty, but Kevin Payne explains why the A's third baseman is an even better play Monday against the Rangers.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

Jayson Werth has hit lefties very well this season and now gets to take on Jorge De La Rosa at Coors Field.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks

Christopher Olson finds some great matchups on Saturday's slate, including Jacob deGrom facing one of the league's worst offense against right-handed pitchers in the Padres.

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.

DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks

Jon Lester's price isn't the cheapest, but RotoWire's Juan Carlos Blanco explains why the Cubs starter is worth paying up for Thursday against the Cardinals.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks

Chris Bennett breaks down the Thursday Yahoo slate, where the Rangers' Jurickson Profar finds himself in a nice matchup against struggling Colorado starter Chad Bettis.

FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays

Alex Spalding looks over Wednesday's slate and is willing to back the resurgent Justin Verlander on the road against a stumbling Mariners squad.

DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks

With the A's up against a right-handed pitcher Wednesday, catcher Stephen Vogt will be getting plenty of fantasy attention from RotoWire's Chris Olson.