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NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

With October playoff baseball just around the corner, Jan Levine breaks down his National League free agents of the week one last time for the 2016 season.

Mound Musings: The 2016 Season Pitching Awards

It’s time for Brad Johnson’s annual Mound Musings awards. Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer is on his list after impressing Johnson with his continued consistency over two great years in Washington.

Mound Musings: A Who's Who of Rotation Aces for Draft Day 2017

Brad Johnson details his top three draft-board arms for next year in both National and American Leagues. At the top of his list is Clayton Kershaw, who Johnson believes will continue to have major first-round impact.

Regan's Rumblings: September Call-ups and 2017 Closers

Dave Regan uses his rumblings this week to speculate on September call-ups and who might nail down a closer's spot in 2017.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine takes a look at the National League free agent pool this week and who might provide some value to your fantasy squad in the last six weeks of the season.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

This week's looks at the National League's FAAB candidates includes St. Louis catcher Yadier Molina, has been on fire since the All-Star break.

Mound Musings: Let's Talk Bullpens

In this week’s article, Brad Johnson tackles one of his most frequently asked questions, which has to do which teams’ closing situations are in flux including the Cardinals and Trevor Rosenthal.

Regan's Rumblings: 30 Teams, 30 “Interesting” Guys

Dave Regan rumbles about 30 different players -- one per team -- with an eye toward planning for the 2017 fantasy season.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine takes a look at the National League free agent pool this week and who might be of service to your squad between now and October.

Regan's Rumblings: The Final Two Months

Dave Regan rumbles about some questions and thoughts he has about all sorts of different scenarios as the home stretch of the 2016 season gets underway.

The Saber's Edge: Closer Roulette at the Deadline

Jeff Zimmerman analyzes the closer situations throughout the league and how the trade deadline could impact who closes this year and in 2017 for each team. Is Dellin Betances the future in New York?

Mound Musings: Quantum Leap

Brad Johnson time travels to mid 2018 to study National League pitchers who he believes will be the top performers of that season. Topping this futuristic list is New York Met Noah Syndergaard.

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.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Fresh off the All-Star break, Jan Levine gets into his National League waiver options for this week, which includes several big-name players -- like Dee Gordon and A.J. Pollock -- returning from lengthy absences sooner rather than later.

Regan's Rumblings: Thoughts and Predictions

Dave Regan randomly rumbles about some scenarios on his mind heading into the second half of the season, including the Braves potentially trading their closer and setup man.

The Wheelhouse: The Pursuit of Saves

Chasing saves on the waiver wire can be costly, but is it necessary? Derek VanRiper takes a look back at 2015 to see where the saves came from as roles changed during the season.

Pitching 3D: Changing Hands

Doug Thorburn examines some of the role changes that have already occurred less than a week into the season.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine looks over the winners of spring job battles for roster-worthy buys, and sees a lot of moving parts in Arizona due to A.J. Pollock's latest injury

Spring Training Job Battles: Countdown to Opening Day

Clay Link checks in on all the major positional battles from around Major League Baseball. Is Aaron Sanchez a lock to make the rotation?

Regan's Rumblings: 12 Intriguing Late-Round Fliers

David Regan finds players with good upside who likely will be available late in most drafts, like Tampa Bay pitcher Erasmo Ramirez.

Team Previews: NL East

Can Yoenis Cespedes power the Mets to another division crown? RotoWire's Erik Siegrist tackles all five teams in the NL East.

Collette Calls: NL Closers in Waiting

We all know about Jeurys Familia, but Jason Collette tells fantasy owners who they should also be focused on in the Mets' bullpen, and on every NL team.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Back, Back, Back, Gone

Back injuries have been keeping some of the game's premier hitters -- including Miguel Cabrera, Adam Jones and Ryan Braun -- out of the lineup in the season's final weeks.

Friday Lineup Card: Don't Worry Dodger Fans!

Mound Musings: Going to the Bullpen

Brad Johnson on changing relief situations and how bullpens are setting up for the stretch drive.

Mound Musings: New Faces in New Places

Brad Johnson continues his examination of the trade deadline deals and how David Price and the rest will fare in their new homes.

NL FAAB Factor: A Cespedes for the Rest of Us

Jan Levine reviews this week's FAAB bids, which are choke full of fallout from the trade deadline, including the arrival of Yoenis Cespedes in Queens.

Regan's Rumblings: Trade Deadline Winners and Losers

Erik Siegrist looks at the fallout from the trade deadline and players who will see their fantasy stock rise, and those who will see it fall, like Drew Storen.

Friday Lineup Card: Trade Deadline Closer Carousel

Wednesday Lineup Card: Closer Carousel