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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jacoby Ellsbury's name.
May 19, 2017
DFS Baseball 101: Identifying Cash-Game Hitters
Michael Rathburn shares his research process for identifying consistent hitters in cash games. Why does it usually make sense to pay up for an elite bat at first base?
May 8, 2017
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Ellsbury Fine After Bruised Nerve
Jeff Stotts says that Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury, who missed three games last week with a bruised nerve in his elbow, is starting again and should be utilized as normal.
May 7, 2017
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist checks out the available talent in the American League and warns that Chris Tillman's home run issues during his rehab assignment might carry forward upon his return to the Orioles rotation.
May 4, 2017
Collette Calls: Stolen Base Opportunities
Jason Collette looks at which players and teams are making the most of their stolen base opportunities this season. Will the Diamondbacks keep running?
Farm Futures: International League Roundup
James Anderson pays a visit to the International League and is encouraged by the improvements Clint Frazier has made with his plate discipline.
May 2, 2017
Minor League Barometer: The Prospect Landscape
It's Minor League Barometer time again, with Jesse Siegel focusing extra attention on the strength of the Braves' farm system.
April 29, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
There are a number of Diamondbacks who can be considered for Saturday's slate, with A.J. Pollock leading the way, according to Greg Vara.
April 26, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Finding Value in the Lesser-owned
Dave Regan uses his weekly rumblings to look at a handful of potential waiver-wire candidates that are less than 20 percent owned in Yahoo leagues.
FantasyDraft MLB: Wednesday Values
There are not many elite pitching options on Wednesday's slate, which is why Greg Vara is going to pay up for Noah Syndergaard.
April 21, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
Eric Thames has been red hot to start the season, and Juan Blanco explains why it could continue Friday against the Cardinals.
April 13, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
Kevin Payne checks in with his best value picks for Thursday, including the Rockies' Jon Gray against the Giants at AT&T Park.
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker brings us his best picks for Thursday, highlighted by the Birds' Manny Machado in the hitter-friendly confines of the Rogers Centre.
FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values
Madison Bumgarner is still looking for his first win of the season, but Adam Zdroik explains why that's likely to come in a dominant start Thursday against the Rockies.
April 10, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Building Around Four Arms
Derek VanRiper looks back at his NFBC Main Event draft strategy, which featured pitchers with each of his first four picks. Can it work?
April 2, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Sunday's limited Opening Day slate doesn't provide a ton of options, which is why Kris Bryant is worth paying up for, according to RotoWire's Chris Bennett.
March 21, 2017
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.
March 7, 2017
Collette Calls: AL LABR Review
Jason Collette investigates three fascinating aspects of the recent AL LABR auction -- speed, closers and shiny new toys. How much of a premium did Andrew Benintendi cost?
February 21, 2017
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.
February 18, 2017
Collette Calls: Finding Cheap Steals
Jason Collette shows fantasy owners how to play the waiting game and find cheap steals by targeting the likes of Jose Peraza, whose newfound playing time makes him a stolen-base asset.
February 2, 2017
Baseball Draft Kit: Injured Players to Avoid
Jeff Stotts' annual report highlights injured players that are unlikely to provide significant profit in 2017.
January 30, 2017
Collette Calls: AL Bold Predictions
Jason Collette makes a bold prediction for every American League team. Tyler Naquin owners are not going to be happy.
January 23, 2017
Collette Calls: Late-Round Bargains
Jason Collette looks at the most intriguing players ranked below 150 in RotoWire's latest 350, including Rajai Davis, whose stolen-base skills make him a late-round bargain.
December 21, 2016
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.
October 15, 2016
Collette Calls: Grading the AL Predictions
Jason Collette looks back at his 15 predictions for the Americanl League this year. Some, like the prediction for Michael Brantley, proved prescient, others did not.
September 19, 2016
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Not so Funny Bone
Jeff Stotts says that Metís pitcher Jacob deGrom is out for the rest of the season with an injury to the ulnar nerve in his elbow that will require surgery.
September 10, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Sasha Yodashkin loads up on power hitters Saturday and expects Chris Davis to give the Tigers' Jordan Zimmermann a rude welcome in his return to the mound.
September 2, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Yasmany Tomas has hit lefties very well this season, and he now gets to face one at Coors Field in a game that should feature plenty of runs.
August 4, 2016
The Saber's Edge: How to Judge Breakouts vs. Hot Streaks
Jeff Zimmerman delves into what to look for when deciphering a streak vs. a skills change for hitters. Is Daniel Murphy showing skills growth, or is he destined for significant regression?
August 3, 2016
Farm Futures: Top Deadline Prospects On the Move
James Anderson looks at the top 10 prospects dealt at this year's trade deadline and wonders if Clint Frazier's timetable to reach the big leagues might be dialed back by the Yankees.
August 2, 2016
MLB Barometer: Rougned Rising in Texas
Vlad Sedler's look around the majors includes Texas' Rougned Odor, who is quickly developing into a star. And at 22, he still has plenty of room for growth.
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