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Fantasy Articles Featuring Jay Bruce

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jay Bruce's name.

Behind the Numbers: Handing Out the Hardware

Mike Trout is an easy choice for AL MVP, but who has been the most valuable fantasy player relative to ADP this season?

MLB Barometer: Old Huddy Duddy

Tim Hudson has been a serious second-half fader, and RotoWire's Vlad Sedler wonders whether there's a rebound left in him.

Behind the Numbers: Failed Expectations

Few players fell as hard this year as Jay Bruce, who has been sub-replacement level after three straight years of 30 homers.

Behind the Numbers: Second-Half Duds

Nelson Cruz has seen a dramatic drop in second-half production, but could he be poised for a rebound in September?

Thursday Lineup Card: Rutledge Rusty, But Secure

Daily Baseball 101: Splitting the Splits

RotoWire's Michael Rathburn takes a look at handedness and park factors to uncover even more indicators in building successful lineups for daily games.

Saturday Lineup Card: Worley of a Pickup

Pirates starter Vance Worley has picked up his game on the mound in recent weeks, making him a viable option for fantasy owners.

The Saber's Edge: Power Shifts

In this week's column, Jeff Zimmerman uses available data to analyze significant shifts in power, including the decline of Jay Bruce this season.

Daily Baseball 101: The Art of Stacking

Stacking is a commonly-used strategy in daily MLB games, but some sites limit the opportunity, which has made mini-stacking popular.

The Daily Duel: Cool Jerk

After a dismal first half in 2014, Jedd Gyorko is healthy and underpriced on FanDuel. Kevin Payne is ready to take advantage of his discounted price.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Bet on Brett

The Colorado rotation is often a place where good pitchers go to die, but lefty Brett Anderson is doing his best to rewrite that narrative.

MLB Barometer: Minor Disappointment

Mike Minor has been a disappointment for many fantasy owners this season, including RotoWire's Vlad Sedler.

Daily Baseball 101: Breaking Down DraftKings Pitching

Michael Rathburn delves into the data to show you the best and worst pitching values on DraftKings

The Saber's Edge: BABIP Swings

Lonnie Chisenhall's 2014 breakout has been fueled by a significant shift in BABIP. How rare is an increase of that magnitude? Jeff Zimmerman dives into the numbers.

FAAB Factor-NL: Chase Headley, Relevant Again

Chase Headley's new (old) grip on the bat has resurrected his fantasy value, making him a top pickup at third base this week.

MLB Barometer: Flash Gordon

Alex Gordon's resurgence coincided with the Royals' win-streak that ended last week. He rates on Vlad Sedler's

DraftKings MLB: Value Plays for the Week

Despite recent struggles, Jon Lester makes for an interesting play in daily games with a reduced salary.

DraftKings MLB: Value Plays for the Week

With the Saturday pitching options looking rather shaky, it makes sense to go with a proven stud like Max Scherzer, who can perhaps be paired with either Chicago’s Jeff Samardzija or a bargain-bin hurler.

Behind the Numbers: Revisiting Keeper Rankings

Where does Troy Tulowitzki rank now on a keeper list, and is his amazing start enough to look past his health issues?

DraftKings MLB: Value Plays for the Week

Mitch Moreland will have a wealth of at-bats available with Prince Fielder (neck) out for the season, making him a good play in daily games, especially when the Rangers have him batting third.

MLB Barometer: Bargains At the V-Mart

Ryan Howard is showing all the signs of turning 35 this year and makes Vlad Sedler's downgrade list this week.

Thursday Lineup Card: Trout Out, Calhoun Activated

Diamond Cuts: Abreu's Ankle

Early season sensation Jose Abreu is now on the DL with an ankle injury. RotoWire's Jeff Stotts gives us the full information on the injury, and tells you why an early July estimate for CC Sabathia's return might even be optimistic.

FAAB Factor-NL: Happy Returns?

Tony Cingrani's first start back from the DL against the Phillies on Sunday wasn't that great. He's one of many NL players coming back from the DL this week, as Jan Levine reminds to look there for potential pickup possibilities.

Sunday Lineup Card: Play Vogelsong

Wednesday Lineup Card: Closer-By-Committee Succeeds?

Sean Doolittle tries to prove his value in a closer-by-committee situation

FAAB Factor-NL: Belted

The Giants are scrambling to fill the void left from Brandon Belt's thumb injury. Jeff Erickson breaks down his replacement options among this week's possible FAAB candidates.

Saturday Lineup Card: Welcome Wilmer

The Mets called up prospect Wilmer Flores on Friday. Those looking for middle-infield production should take heed.

Minor League Barometer: Prospect Catcher Brewin'

The Brewers' Clint Coulter hasn't received as much attention as other prospect catchers, but he will be well known by season's end.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Time To Own Cron

With Raul Ibanez languishing as the Angels' DH, fresh call-up C.J. Cron could be positioned to claim a spot in the heart of the lineup.