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Fantasy Articles Featuring James Shields

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

Sunday Lineup Card: Grander Performance

Veteran outfielder's solid start powers the surprising Mets.

Pitching Value Meter: Not the Bum He Used to be

Two-start Madison Bumgarner bounced back after a rocky start and is dealing lately, but where does that leave him in Paul Sporer's rankings this week?

FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Picks

Ronny Mor is buying Robinson Cano at a surprising discount.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Levying Shoemaker

Pitching Value Meter: Living Up to the Hype

Paul Sporer is particularly impressed this week with Matt Harvey, who has not had trouble living up to his preseason hype.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Bradley Almost Back from Head Injury

Pitching Value Meter: The Golden Archer

Paul Sporer likes what he sees from Chris Archer, despite consecutive four-walk games, enough to vault him up the rankings in a two-start week.

Collette Calls: When to Buy Low, When to Let Go

Jason Collette analyzes two struggling pitchers with similar awful stats and shows why one is the better bet to rebound.

Friday Lineup Card: Blanks Offers Short-Term Solution

You may have missed the best that Kyle Blanks has to offer, but that doesnít mean you canít squeeze him for a bit more.

Minor League Barometer: Upgrades, Downgrades

Jesse Siegel's latest update on the minors finds Luis Severino picking up where he left off last season, and it's possible he could make his MLB debut for the Yankees this season.

Sunday Lineup Card: Ethier Packs A Punch

Dodgers outfielder makes the ideal fill-in for injured stars.

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

Paul Sporer's top-ranked pitcher this week is a two-start Felix Hernandez, who is so good his disappointments are envied by lesser pitchers.

Daily Baseball 101: How to Pick a Starting Pitcher in Tournies

Michael Rathburn turns his attention to tournament play this week and lays out a detailed strategy for picking starting pitchers.

The Saber's Edge: Patience has Virtues. And Limits.

When should we start paying attention to early-season stats? Jeff Zimmerman offers some guidelines.

Collette Calls: The Ups and Downs of Whiff Rates

Jason Collette looks at pitchers who have seen a great increase in strikeouts this season and those, like Stephen Strasburg, who have seen their K rates drop. What's made the difference?

FantasyAces MLB: Monday Picks

Paul Bruno is banking on Ryan Braun to break out of his sluggish start to the season against Reds starter Jason Marquis on Monday.

FanDuel MLB: Monday Picks

Kevin Payne likes Ryan Howard and his rediscovered power stroke against John Lackey and the Cards.

MLB Barometer: Down the Rabbit Hole

Back to the grind with Vlad Sedler, who is impressed with Mark Teixiera's early-season production

Monday Lineup Card: Prime Target Paredes?

Baltimore's Jimmy Paredes is Monday's recommended pickup after hitting .400 with two doubles, three home runs, six RBI and a steal over the last seven days.

Pitching Value Meter: Two Starts for Kluber

Paul Sporer ranks the coming week's starting pitchers, but is two home starts enough to make Corey Kluber the AL's top-ranked hurler?

Daily Baseball 101: How to Pick a Starting Pitcher

Michael Rathburn pours over the numbers and explains why picking an elite pitcher like Felix Hernandez is almost always the best way to go in cash games.

FantasyScore MLB: Wednesday Picks

RotoWire's Neil Parker highlights Joey Votto and Giancarlo Stanton as two of his high-end hitters to target on FantasyScore for Wednesday's slate of MLB contests.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Cubs Promote Another Phenom

Collette Calls: Ace in the Making

Jason Collette dives into the details of why Chris Archer is proving to be a front-of-the-rotation talent for the Rays, and for fantasy owners.

Rounding Third: Week 3 Primer

Because the Rangers have only five games this week with two of them in Arizona, Mitch Moreland might have just two starts this week.

Pitching Value Meter: Harvey Invisible in Late Innings

Paul Sporer lays out the week's pitcher rankings and says the only thing holding back Matt Harvey is that he's not going deep into games.

Series to Watch: Padres vs. Cubs

Doug Thorburn breaks down the weekend series between the Padres and Cubs, which will include the Major League debut of Kris Bryant.

FantasyScore MLB: Friday Picks

RotoWire's Neil Parker runs through his picks for Friday's slate on FantasyScore, including the Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez, who has a hit in every game this season.

Friday Lineup Card: Do You Believe In Moose?

You have to figure the save opportunities will still be there for Glen Perkins, since even the lowliest of MLB teams manage to have a bullpen guy, or two combined, maybe even three combined, that can net 30 saves.

Pitching Value Meter: Slow Week for Kershaw

Paul Sporer delivers his weekly pitcher rankings and finds only one starter worthy of jumping Clayton Kershaw in a one-start week. Who is it?