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Fantasy Articles Featuring Jon Niese

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jon Niese's name.

Friday Lineup Card: Streaky J.P. For Me?

Recognizing value even among streaky hitters can be a bit tricky...

The Saber's Edge: Utilizing Velocity Decline

Pitchers lose velocity as they age, but how much of a drop does it take to become a red flag? Jeff Zimmerman looks at Mat Latos and other pitchers working with less velocity in 2014.

Pitching Value Meter: Darvish Still Dealing

Yu Darvish is having a down year that most pitchers would kill for, and this week he gets two starts.

Saturday Lineup Card: New Life

After flaming out in San Diego, Chase Headley has new life with the move the Bronx.

Tuesday Lineup Card: McCarthyism

Unlucky and underrated, Brandon McCarthy looks like a strong second-half option in a wide variety of formats.

Monday Lineup Card: Leave It To Lee

All the info you need for Monday's daily action.

FAAB Factor-NL: Vacancy In San Diego

With Huston Street now on the Angels, who will close for the Padres? RotoWire's Jan Levine answers that question and gives you his FAAB bids for the week.

Pitching Value Meter: Smooth Saling

As the second half gets into full swing, Chris Sale gets two teams this week that he usually dominates.

Saturday Lineup Card: d'Arnaud Regrets

Travis d'Arnaud has been swinging a hot bat since his recall from Triple-A, and is now occupying the fifth spot in the order for the Mets.

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.

Friday Lineup Card: Stubbs For Cheap Power

Drew Stubbs may offer solid outfield depth down the stretch for your club...

Diamond Cuts: Pop Goes the Quad

Edwin Encarnacion's quad injury headlines Jeff Stotts' weekly injury article.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Freese Frame

Monday Lineup Card: Don Yan

FAAB Factor-NL: Buy the Belt

Brandon Belt highlights and extensive list of NL players returning from the DL this week. Jan Levine explains the free agent ramifications of his return among others this week.

Pitching Value Meter: Kershaw's Brilliance Limited this Week

Clayton Kershaw has been unreal lately, but he has only one start this week. Is that enough to knock him from the top ranking?

Saturday Lineup Card: Easy Street

Huston Street nailed down another save Friday, making him a perfect 23-for-23 in save opportunities this season. Could he be moved to a contender prior to the deadline?

Friday Lineup Card: Tomlindependence Day

Josh Tomlin is coming off a one-hitter against the Mariners. Can he keep it going against the Royals on America's birthday?

Pitching Value Meter: Ray of Hope

David Price has had a huge June, and that's enough to vault him to the top of this week's pitcher rankings.

Saturday Lineup Card: Stromania

Marcus Stroman has posted a 2.43 ERA in his five starts for the Blue Jays, making his early-season struggled out of the bullpen seem like a distant memory.

Sunday Lineup Card: Eaton Your Heart Out

Pitching Value Meter: Crowning Achievement

Felix Hernandez's 2.22 ERA is not supported by his skills -- it's too high. With two starts, he's the top pitcher in the AL this week, but is he tops in baseball?

MLB Barometer: The New Doc Halladay

Charlie Morton gets some appreciation from Vlad Sedler in this week's version, and he suggests that you continue to update your own projections at midseason.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Heaney Meeny Miney Mo

Pitching Value Meter: Red Scare

Johnny Cueto has a 1.85 ERA but is just 6-5 thanks to a Cincinnati offense that has deprived him of run support.

Behind the Numbers: Gaining an Edge with xFIP

David Price has been unlucky this season, as his xFIP, which is more than a run lower than his ERA, makes clear.

Thursday Lineup Card: Something's Not (Wain)wright Here

The Cardinals' Adam Wainwright returned to St. Louis for an MRI on his elbow after Tuesday's start, with the results coming back clean.

Pitching Value Meter: Bumgarner Continues to Baffle Batters

Madison Bumgarner is dominating this season, and with two starts at home this week, he's the easy choice for the league's top-ranked pitcher.

Sunday Lineup Card: Supersonic Saunders

Pitching Value Meter: It's Good to be the King

Felix Hernandez has 30 strikeouts in his last 31.1 innings and gets two starts this week as the league's top-rated pitcher.