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Fantasy Articles Featuring Ian Desmond

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

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.

Collette Calls: Trade Deadline Fallout

Jason Collette looks at some of the deals that went down at the trade deadline and what it means for the likes of Carlos Beltran. Will he miss Yankee Stadium's short porch?

FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays

Despite playing at Petco Park on Friday, RotoWire's Kevin Payne likes the fantasy upside of Phillies first baseman Tommy Joseph.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks

With Tim Lincecum on the hill Friday, Chris Olson is ready to unleash Mariners outfielder Nelson Cruz and his .209 ISO against right-handed pitching.

FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays

Chris Bennett thinks youth will be served, as Nomar Mazara is just one of four rookies providing strong value at their price tags on Sunday's slate.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks

Christopher Olson picks the Saturday Yahoo baseball slate and finds a good value at catcher with Kansas City's Salvador Perez in an excellent matchup.

DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks

Despite a seemingly tough matchup against the Cardinals' Adam Wainwright, RotoWire's Chris Olson explains why Yoenis Cespedes is worthy of fantasy consideration Wednesday.

DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks

Nelson Cruz has crushed left-handed pitching this season, and he has just that matchup Tuesday against the White Sox.

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Uphill Battle for Harvey

Pitcher Matt Harvey will have season-ending surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome, and Jeff Stotts explains that though Harvey’s injury is in a favorable spot, he'll face major challenges upon his return in the spring.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

RotoWire's Chris Olson likes the idea of stacking Orioles against Yankees starter Ivan Nova on Monday, with first baseman Chris Davis leading the way.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Justin Verlander has been far from dominant, and RotoWire's Juan Blanco explains why Evan Longoria is the right player to attack the Tigers' starter.

The Saber's Edge: How Age Impacts Plate Discipline

Jeff Zimmerman looks at the relationship between a player's age and plate discipline, and perhaps it makes sense that Carlos Gomez's contact rate has nosedived this season.

MLB Barometer: Assessing the Fantasy Outfield Pool

Vlad Sedler looks at the first-half winners and losers in the outfield, including Boston's Mookie Betts, who is on pace for more home runs than steals this season.

The Saber's Edge: What the Last 30 Days Tells Us

Jeff Zimmerman looks at the last 30 days of stats to find players who are flying under the radar, like the Angels' Matt Shoemaker, and others who might be due for regression.

MLB Barometer: Assessing the Fantasy Player Pool

Vlad Sedler looks at the fantasy winners and losers at each position as midseason approaches, including first baseman Brandon Belt, who is the only Giant outearning his preseason ADP.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

James Shields' White Sox debut was a disaster, and RotoWire's Chris Olson is going back to the well with Nick Castellanos against Shields at U.S. Cellular Field on Monday.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

Chris Archer's struggles this season have made fantasy players shy away, but Chris Olson explains why the Rays' ace should be considered Monday against the Diamondbacks.