NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Ricky Romero's name.
May 19, 2014
Fantasy 101: How to Capitalize on Hitter Splits
Michael Rathburn looks at wOBA, which could help you put together a monster daily lineup.
March 14, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: Opportunity Knocks
The rash of injuries in the Braves' rotation has opened up an unexpected competition this spring.
February 21, 2014
Spring Training Job Battles: An Early Look
Now that spring training is in full swing, Brian Pelowski looks around the league at jobs that are up for grabs. Can Miguel Sano become the Opening Day starter at third base in Minnesota?
September 3, 2013
Wednesday Lineup Card: Grilli Set to 'Preheat' For Now
The Pirates activated Jason Grilli from the DL on Tuesday, but he'll be used in middle relief initially while the Pirates stick with Mark Melancon at closer.
July 27, 2013
The Wheelhouse: All In
The Rangers are once again going all in while making a World Series push, and perhaps another move or two will follow the addition of Matt Garza. Derek VanRiper takes a look around the American League heading into the non-waiver trade deadline.
July 24, 2013
Bats and Balls: Second-Half Sleepers for Deep Leagues
Even if Dee Gordon is called up to be a utility guy, the stolen-base potential alone makes him worth a look in a lot of formats.
June 15, 2013
Collette Calls: Exit Strandman
Jeremy Hellickson has derailed this season, prompting Jason Collette to take a closer look at the cause of his struggles.
June 1, 2013
Sunday Lineup Card: Lyons of Courage
May 20, 2013
Rounding Third: Who Do You Trust?
The list of safe closers is pretty thin, but Addison Reed manages to make Jeff Erickson's list. Who else is safe enough to trade for right now?
May 9, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Saved By The Bell
May 7, 2013
Wednesday Lineup Card: Tazawa Next Man Up In Boston
May 6, 2013
Rounding Third: Week 6 Primer
No, Lance Berkman would not care to revisit his opinion on Wrigley Field, nor does he wish to discuss his role as a pinch-hitter for the next three days. See who else has interleague games this week.
May 5, 2013
FAAB Factor - AL: Say No To Ricky Ro
Ricky Romero is back with the big club thanks to Josh Johnson going on the DL. But is he up to stay? Andrew Martinez is dubious of Romero's chances.
May 4, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Not A Bum
Madison Bumgarner isn't getting the attention he deserves with a 1.55 ERA and 0.84 WHIP through six starts this season. This week's Value Meter rectifies the slight.
May 3, 2013
Saturday Lineup Card: May The Fourth Be With Walker
Transaction Analysis: Ramirez Returns to Chavez Ravine
In a big week for player moves, the biggest might have been the return of Hanley Ramirez to the Dodgers.
May 2, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: The Thrill Of Victorino
Mound Musings: Location, Location, Location
What do restaurants and pitchers have in common? Location, location, location. Matt Cain's recent struggles can be blamed on inconsistent location.
March 29, 2013
RotoWire Roundtable: March Consolidated Top 350
Aroldis Chapman's move to the closer role has bumped up his value considerably, according to our panel. See who else had big changes in value this month.
Spring Training Job Battles: Spring Conclusions
How will the Dodgers replace Hanley Ramirez? Brian Pelowski looks around the league as the spring job battles wrap up on the brink of Opening Day.
March 26, 2013
Rounding Third: Updated Top 350
Prince Fielder's rise in ADP speaks to the desire for owners to find a safe option in the first round. Is such safety real or an illusion?
March 20, 2013
Bernie On The Scene: Starting Pitcher Rankings
Clayton Kershaw is the king of the hill in Bernie Pleskoff's starting pitcher rankings for 2013.
March 11, 2013
The RotoWire 350: Preaching What I Practice
Wilin Rosario has climbed the RotoWire rankings to correspond with how Jeff Erickson has treated him at the draft table.
March 9, 2013
Draft and Auction Strategy: Tips for Assembling Your Fantasy Team
When considering an injured player like Curtis Granderson, factor in who you'll start in his place.
February 20, 2013
Bats and Balls: An Offseason Review
February 18, 2013
Blue Jays' Team Preview: Is This Real Life?
Edwin Encarnacion broke out in 2012 - what will he do for an encore?
Magazine Mock Draft: A Look Back At Our Earliest Mock
A lot can change over the course of the season, but here's a look back at the RotoWire Magazine Mock Draft in late December.
Draft Starting Pitching: A Few Tips and Tricks
Dave Regan's annual column focusing on how to build a successful starting pitching staff.
February 17, 2013
The RotoWire Roundtable: February Consolidated Top 350, Part II
One member on our panel kept Alexei Ramirez out of his top 350 altogether.
February 13, 2013
Rounding Third: This Time We Go To 350
Lance Berkman was so excited that we expanded the list to 350 players, he called a press conference.
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