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Fantasy Articles Featuring James Shields

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention James Shields's name.

Pitching Value Meter: Cy Young Run Away

Paul Sporer runs down the week's pitcher rankings, which features at the top the likely shoe-in for the NL Cy Young award, Zack Greinke.

Tuesday Lineup Card: The Wright Stuff

David Wright is Tuesday's Recommended Pickup after homering Monday in his first at-bat with the Mets since April.

Pitching Value Meter: Mr. Consistency

Paul Sporer breaks down this week's pitcher rankings, and atop the AL is Dallas Keuchel, who is good even when he's bad.

FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Picks

Ronny Mor breaks down the Tuesday FanDuel slate and finds some cheap upside plays, like the Yankees' Brett Gardner.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Putting 'Belt' Back In Beltran

Hitter Value Meter: Kings of the Mountain

Erik Siegrist breaks down the hitting matchups this week with the Yankees face nothing but homer-prone, right-handed starters.

Pitching Value Meter: Cole Mining for Cy Young

Paul Sporer looks at the coming week's starters and can't take his eyes off of Gerrit Cole, who's been nails all season for the Pirates.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Bassitt Hound

Pitching Value Meter: Is Sale to Blame?

Paul Sporer breaks down the coming pitching matchups and asks if Chris Sale's recent struggles are on him or if the fears are overblown.

FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays

Ryan Howard has been driving in plenty of runs lately, and Benny Ricciardi thinks he makes a great value play Friday on FanDuel.

Friday Lineup Card: Youngsters To The Rescue!

As the season wears on, some youngsters are here to help!

Sunday Lineup Card: Veteran Leadership

While left to wonder what's next in Cincinnati, Brandon Phillips churns out professional at-bats.

Pitching Value Meter: Welcome to the AL, Johnny

Former Red Johnny Cueto could have a rude welcome to the AL as he begins his Royals career with a couple of tough road starts. How far did Paul Sporer drop him in this week's rankings?

Tuesday Lineup Card: Tulo-ronto

After a decade in Colorado, Troy Tulowitzki was stunningly moved to a new home late Monday night, as he'll join the Blue Jays' star-studded lineup

Hitter Value Meter: Nothing Like a July Homestand

Erik Siegrist breaks down the coming week's hitter rankings, which finds the Rangers in the enviable position of facing homer-prone CC Sabathia in Arlington.

Pitching Value Meter: Never a Reason to Worry

Paul Sporer ranks this week's starting pitchers and can't help but shake his head at those who fretted over Clayton Kershaw earlier this season.

Bats & Balls: Potential Trade Deadline Impact

David Regan looks over some big names who could be on the move at the trade deadline, including the Reds' Johnny Cueto.

Wednesday Lineup Card: No Joe Schmo

Hitter Value Meter: Red Tide Could Rise

Erik Siegrist's weekly look at the best hitting matchups finds the Reds in an enviable position at home and on the road this week.

Pitching Value Meter: Sale-ing into the Second Half

Paul Sporer ranks the week's starters, but he can't stop marveling at Chris Sale, whose strikeouts continue to set him apart.

Pitching Value Meter: Second-Half Kickoff

Paul Sporer lays out the rankings for the first weekend of the second half, and, surprise, Max Scherzer is still on top.

Friday Lineup Card: Cron, C.J. Cron!

You have to hope that the All-Star break doesn’t hurt C.J. Cron’s bat too much, as he has multi-hit games in five out of the last six games played.

Hitter Value Meter: The Second Half Begins

Erik Siegrist breaks down the weekend series', but a doubleheader gives the Royals and White Sox a one-game advantage over the rest of the league.

DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays

Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian thinks the Cubs' pitching staff will be too much for the Braves to handle this weekend.

Saturday Lineup Card: Stop, Heaney Time

Chris Benzine discusses why Andrew Heaney has earned a spot in the rotation and on fantasy rosters, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.

DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays

Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian will roll the dice with some Red Sox pitchers this weekend.

Monday Lineup Card: Santana Sharp in Return Sunday

Twins starter Ervin Santana allowed two runs on three hits and three walks with eight strikeouts over eight innings in his return from suspension Sunday against the Royals.

Hitter Value Meter: Holding All The Cards

Erik Siegrist highlights the best matchups for hitters in weekly formats, including a rare eight-game period for Kolten Wong and the Cardinals

Pitching Value Meter: Strength vs. Strength

Paul Sporer ranks this week's pitchers and is already looking forward to the showdown between Chris Sale and the lefty-smashing Blue Jays.

Collette Calls: Managing Second-Half Expectations

Jason Collette looks at recent history to find some realistic projections for fantasy categories in the second half. For example, how many home runs should you expect from a player in the second half?