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Fantasy Articles Featuring Alex Gordon

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Alex Gordon's name.

Oak's Corner: KDS, Targets and Fades

Scott Jenstad focuses on KDS strategy, fades and targets, including late-rounder Brandon Crawford who, Jenstad notes, in a 15-team league might be the perfect guy to toss in the MI slot.

The Saber's Edge: Stars are the Riskiest Picks

Jeff Zimmerman's analysis of playing time and risk contradicts what most fantasy owners believe -- the top players are not the safest draft picks. Which players are?

MLB Barometer: Mining the Outfield

Vlad Sedler's latest Barometer breaks down the outfield by ADP, pointing out profit potential in players like the Royals' oft-injured Lorenzo Cain.

The Saber's Edge: Analyzing PA Projections

Jeff Zimmerman studies plate-appearance projections and whether fantasy owners can glean an advantage from that information. Are there enough plate appearances to go around in Chicago?

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.

Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks

Neil Parker recommends putting together a stack of Dodgers against the Padres' Paul Clemens on Tuesday, headlined by Corey Seager.

FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays

Sandy Leon has been a boon for the Red Sox, but his price on FanDuel continues to lag, so RotoWire's James Seltzer is taking advantage.

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.

DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks

Carlos Gonzalez's price has dropped considerably now that the Rockies are on the road, but Sasha Yodashkin explains why CarGo is still a very attractive fantasy option Friday against the Dodgers.

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.

FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays

Kevin Payne goes for a somewhat contrarian pick in Cincinnati's Joey Votto, who faces Chicago aces Jake Arrieta on Monday night.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist finds a lot of impact talent on AL waiver wires this week, including just-promoted Astros first baseman A.J. Reed.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Erik Siegrist reviews the available talent on AL waiver wires and notes that while Troy Tulowitzki has been a major disappointment as a Blue Jay, he still has too much upside to ignore.

DFS Baseball 101: Team Batting Stats Report Update

Michael Rathburn breaks down the key team batting stats to help DFS players know when to stack certain teams and when to avoid them completely.

AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Clay Link offers up his estimate for James Shields and explores a variety of other American League waiver wire options.

DVR's Top 350: June Update

Gregory Polanco is among the biggest risers on the update Top 350 rankings, with 50-plus games in the books for each club.

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Royal Blues

According to Jeff Stotts, with three serious injuries, including Alex Gordon, last year’s champions are in world of hurt.

Minor League Barometer: Risers, Fallers on the Farm

Jesse Siegel tunes us into what's happening with some of the minors' most interesting prospects this week, including the Dodgers' Julio Urias, who recently made his big-league debut.

Weekly Hitter Rankings: AL East-bound

Erik Siegrist breaks down his hitting rankings for the upcoming slate of games, highlighted by some attractive seven-game slates for a trio of AL East squads.

Regan's Rumblings: 32 Teams, 32 Disappointments

Dave Regan's rumblings skew toward the pessimistic this week, as he walks us through the league and identifies a fantasy disappointment or bust-in-the-making for each of the 32 teams.

Regan's Rumblings: Revised Top 100 Fantasy Players

Stricken by writer's block, Dave Regan instead shifts his rumblings this week toward an updated rankings list of his Top 100 MLB fantasy players.

The Z Files: Contact Rate Risers and Fallers

Todd Zola looks at big changes in player contact rates to determine whether we should change our expectations for some early over-achievers and under-performers, including the Royals' Alex Gordon.

FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays

Christopher Olson surveys Wednesday's slate and likes Hanley Ramirez's chances of doing damage in a home matchup against A's left-hander Eric Surkamp.

DVR's Top 350: May Update

This time last year, Michael Conforto was in the Mets' minor league system. Where does he check in on the May update of the Top 350?

FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays

With Mike Foltynewicz taking the hill for the Marlins on Monday, RotoWire's Kevin Payne is a heavy proponent of stacking the Mets' lefty hitters.

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: Thursday Picks

Miguel Cabrera's modest start has kept his salary relatively low, and he's worth selection Thursday against the Royals.

DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks

Joc Pederson's power could be on full display Wednesday against Rubby De La Rosa, who allowed nearly two home runs per nine innings to lefties last year.

DFS Strategy: Mining for Value in Overlooked Areas

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

Team Previews: AL Central

Jack Moore provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the AL Central. Can Eric Hosmer lead the Royals to a third straight pennant?