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April 23, 2017
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist digs into a busy week of roster moves and shifting bullpen roles in the AL, and looks ahead at a wave of injured players set to make their 2017 debuts soon, including the A's Sonny Gray.
April 21, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two-Start Kershaw is Tops
Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings features none other than Clayton Kershaw on top as the Dodgers hurler has two starts this week.
April 16, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Lorenzo Cain doesn't come cheaply for a player with limited power potential, but Chris Bennett explains why he likes the Royals outfielder Sunday against the Angels.
April 14, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Max Delivery
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitcher as Washington's Max Scherzer could have a big week with matchups against a couple of whiff-prone teams.
April 11, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin drops his Tuesday Yahoo picks, including Giants veteran Hunter Pence at home against the D-Backs.
FantasyDraft MLB: Tuesday Values
Despite a slow start to the season, Greg Vara explains why fantasy managers should have plenty of exposure to Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon on Tuesday against the Padres.
April 8, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Lester Gets Two at Home
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Cubs' Jon Lester gets two starts at friendly Wrigley Field. Is that enough to make him this week's top starter?
March 31, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kicking Off the 2017 Season
Todd Zola ranks Week 1's starting pitchers as Chris Archer has a fortunate opening with two home starts in what he hopes will be a rebound campaign.
March 28, 2017
MLB Barometer: Building Around Kershaw
Vlad Sedler's final preseason Barometer focuses on how to plan a draft around Clayton Kershaw and discusses the late-March shifts in pitcher ADPs.
March 25, 2017
Pitching 3D: System Audit
Doug Thorburn analyzes the pros and cons of his personal pitcher rankings system. Find out how he'll use the rankings to draft.
March 21, 2017
Pitching 3D: Fallers
This week, Doug Thorburn analyses pitchers who rank lower in his DT system than where they usually fall according to NFBC ADP, including Blue Jay Aaron Sanchez.
March 8, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Mock Draft Analysis
Dave Regan rumbles about his first mock draft of the preseason, detailing how things panned out round-by-round.
March 4, 2017
Pitching 3D: Starting Pitchers 71-80
Doug Thorburn wraps up his rankings using a unique methodology that weighs pitchers using mechanics, skills and stats.
February 23, 2017
Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the AL East
Brad Johnson breaks down each team's rotation in the AL East and discusses whether fantasy owners should pursue Michael Pineda this season.
February 14, 2017
Collette Calls: Mixed LABR Recap
Jason Collette explains each pick that he and Paul Sporer made in Monday's Mixed LABR draft. Who did they pass up Bryce Harper for in the first round?
October 15, 2016
Collette Calls: Grading the AL Predictions
Jason Collette looks back at his 15 predictions for the Americanl League this year. Some, like the prediction for Michael Brantley, proved prescient, others did not.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Christopher Olsen looks over Saturday's two-game slate and considers a Blue Jays stack against homer-prone Josh Tomlin, headlined by Josh Donaldson.
October 5, 2016
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Juan Carlos Blanco previews a slate featuring the NL Wild Card Game and a couple of ALDS Game 1s, and recommends paying up for Mookie Betts in Cleveland.
September 26, 2016
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
Adrian Beltre has a strong history against Brewers starter Matt Garza, and given the latter's struggles of late, the Rangers' third baseman looks like a solid fantasy option Monday.
September 24, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: To the Max
Paul Sporer had a little trouble pushing the brilliant Max Scherzer to the top of the list in his last starting pitcher rankings of the season.
September 22, 2016
Mound Musings: The 2016 Season Pitching Awards
Itís time for Brad Johnsonís 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.
September 20, 2016
MLB Barometer: Was Aces High a Bust?
Vlad Sedler looks at how this year's popular draft strategy of picking multiple ace pitchers in the early rounds worked out. That and more in this week's Barometer.
September 17, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Mr. Untouchable
Paul Sporer's pitcher rankings feature Jose Fernandez leading the way as the Miami ace has rarely been touched up at home this season.
September 15, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Evan Longoria has hit righties well this season, and he has a solid matchup Thursday against the Orioles' Yovani Gallardo.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
With not many high-end pitching options for Thursday's slate, RotoWire's Chris Bennett will be paying up for Orioles third baseman Manny Machado against the Rays.
September 10, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Chief Starter
Paul Sporer can't get enough of the Indians' Carlos Corrasco, who's two-start schedule sets up nicely for him down the stretch.
September 3, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Scherzer Works on K Street
Paul Sporer vaults Max Scherzer to the top of this week's pitcher rankings as he has a good shot of keeping his run of double-digit strikeouts going in two starts this week in the nation's capital.
August 27, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: No Way Jose on Road?
Paul Sporer explains why Jose Fernandez's road splits could be headed for better days in this week's pitcher rankings.
August 25, 2016
The matchup doesn't seem ideal, but Neil Parker explains why Mike Trout is worth serious fantasy consideration Thursday against the Blue Jays.
August 21, 2016
Erik Siegrist looks over the waiver options for a relatively quiet week in the AL and finds a couple of Blue Jays in the middle of impressive hot streaks.
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