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July 12, 2015
FAAB Factor - NL: New Closer in Atlanta
Jason Grilli is done for the season. Will Jim Johnson start pitching in the ninth in Atlanta? RotoWire's Jan Levine is back with this week's edition of the NL FAAB Factor.
July 9, 2015
Bats & Balls: A Bullpen Walk-Through
David Regan offers up a status report on the closer situations for all 30 teams, including the woeful Reds who might be tempted to deal Aroldis Chapman.
July 8, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: We Are Familia!
I bet you can’t guess who is making a case as the most dominant closer in the game right now? Yep, Jeurys Familia!
July 6, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Will the Real Corbin Please Stand Up?
July 3, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Happy Fourth of July
Chris Benzine discusses Alejandro De Aza's recent hot streak and why you should consider him in some formats, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
July 2, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Hail, Cesar!
Cesar Hernandez is cranking the ball well of late, landing the confidence of Phillies’ interim manager Pete Mackanin, suggesting that Hernandez could continue to play every day at second base even when Chase Utley is activated from the DL.
June 24, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Randal Grichuk, Untapped Power Source
Grichuk is prone to a streaky bat, but the power potential he carries in a potent Cardinals lineup is worth the risk.
April 6, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: First Closer Down
On Opening Day, the Mets' Jenrry Mejia became the first closer to lose his job, as he was unable to warm up due to elbow stiffness.
August 31, 2014
FAAB Factor-NL: Soler Power
Jorge Soler and Javier Baez are two of the reasons why the Cubs' future is bright. Jan Levine suggests that you break the bank to get Soler if you can in your leagues.
August 22, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: A Case For Hellickson
Clay Link looks at all of the day's injury news, some closer situations from around the league and explains why you should consider the Rays' Jeremy Hellickson.
August 14, 2014
Bats & Balls: Moves for the Home Stretch
Teams out of the playoff race still have a lot to play for, including calling up the likes of Cubs prospect Kris Bryant.
July 18, 2014
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.
July 4, 2014
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?
May 14, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: A New Day Rising?
May 13, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Closer-By-Committee Succeeds?
Sean Doolittle tries to prove his value in a closer-by-committee situation
February 14, 2014
2014 Padres Team Preview: Relevant Once Again
With a revamped bullpen and a quality starting staff, the Padres could make some noise in 2014, health permitting. But will Chase Headley bounce back at the dish?
June 3, 2013
Rounding Third: Profar's Price
What sort of value does Jurickson Profar have in a keeper or dynasty league? Can you even get fair value for him in such a league where there's an in-season salary cap?
May 15, 2013
Bats & Balls: Closer Scenarios Around the League
Addison Reed is locked in as White Sox closer, but not all end-game situations are so secure. Who's next in line to close? How about closer sleepers?
March 22, 2013
Mound Musings: NL West Spotlight
After a nightmare year last season, Tim Lincecum should come at a healthy discount this season.
March 13, 2013
Bats & Balls: Pitcher Rankings
Justin Verlander is at the top of Dave Regan's board as he shares his top-50 starting pitcher and top-30 reliever rankings.
February 7, 2013
Padres' Team Preview: Future Getting Brighter
The future is bright in San Diego, but competing in a tough division likely will keep the Padres out of playoff contention.
September 11, 2012
Bogfella's Notebook: Keeper Decisions
Bogfella will bid adieu to Tim Lincecum after this season.
September 6, 2012
Mound Musings: The Strasburg Situation
That Nats' mishandling of Steven Strasburg this season stands in stark contrast to the adroit touch the Braves used with Kris Medlen.
September 4, 2012
Bogfella's Notebook: September Viewing Tips
Andrew Bailey is finally giving us reason to find a picture with him in a Red Sox uniform.
September 3, 2012
Tuesday Lineup Card: Gregerson a Boon in the Short Term
September 2, 2012
FAAB Factor - NL: Huge Slate of September Callups
Jan Levine reviews the slate of NL players getting the call and suggests a few others that might be on their way.
August 27, 2012
Tuesday Lineup Card: Season Going Swimmingly for Phelps
August 26, 2012
Monday Lineup Card: Something To Like In Ike
FAAB Factor - NL: Adrian, Beckett, Skaggs
Adrian Gonzalez headlines this week's article, which is the Escape From Boston version.
August 24, 2012
Saturday Lineup Card: Cuckoo for Ciriaco
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