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September 24, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
With Tyler Skaggs on the mound for the Angels on Sunday, Juan Blanco is looking to take advantage with Astros outfielder George Springer.
FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values
Paul Goldschmidt has been hitting righties well this season, and a home game against the Marlins on Sunday should keep that going.
September 23, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Season Finale
Todd Zola files one last pitcher ranking as the 2017 season enters its final week. Rotations are in flux, making it a difficult week to rank the starters.
September 20, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Things I Wonder About as the Season Winds Down
Dave Regan focuses his rumblings on things that he's wondering about as the 2017 campaign draws to a close, like whether this season's performance by Giancarlo Stanton is his new norm.
September 21, 2017
The Z Files: With the 12th Pick...
Todd Zola looks ahead to his first 2018 draft and the wealth of options he and DVR have on the table for their first two picks, potentially including oft-injured superstar Bryce Harper.
September 19, 2017
MLB Barometer: Looking to 2018: Starting Pitchers
Vlad Sedler uses his MLB Barometer this week to bring us his
September 16, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two-Start Aces in Thin Supply
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw is one of the few aces who will have two starts.
September 15, 2017
Oak's Corner: 2018 First Rounders
Scott Jenstad chooses his top picks for 2018, featuring Colorado’s Charlie Blackmon who currently ranks top in the 10 in MLB in batting average, runs scored and homers, and is in the top 25 in RBI.
September 13, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Chris Bennett is rolling the dice with the Cubs' Kyle Schwarber at home against Matt Harvey and the Mets on Wednesday.
FantasyDraft MLB: Wednesday Values
Matt Harvey has been very hit or miss this season, and Greg Vara is expecting the latter Wednesday against the Cubs, which pushes him toward Kris Bryant.
September 9, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: All Aces for Indians
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Indians' aces both get a pair of starts against AL Central foes.
September 8, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Friday Values
Greg Vara recommends Astros star second baseman Jose Altuve on the road in Oakland for Friday's FanDuel slate.
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Christopher Olson is rolling with Mariners veteran Robinson Cano on the road against Ricky Nolasco and the Angels.
FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
Juan Carlos Blanco brings us his selections for Friday's slate, kicking things off with Nats ace Max Scherzer at home against the Phillies.
September 2, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Keuchel Leads Astros
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as Houston's Dallas Keuchel finds himself atop the AL with two starts against division foes.
FantasyDraft MLB: Saturday Values
Giancarlo Stanton continues to crush the ball, and Juan Blanco explains why Saturday is another day to pay up for the Marlins slugger.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Albert Pujols has been hitting well of late, and he provides some nice salary savings to help fit in two elite pitchers Saturday.
August 28, 2017
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Hamstring Strains
Jeff Stotts uses New York Met Yoenis Cespedes’ and St. Louis Cardinal Jedd Gyorko’s hamstring injuries to highlight the difficulty healing process involved with this muscle group.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
Adam Zdroik sifts through Monday's slate and expects the struggling Carlos Gonzalez to provide some value at home against Tigers right-hander Jordan Zimmermann.
August 26, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Looking for Top Sale
Todd Zola ranks this week's projected starters, as Chris Sale enters a two-start week looking to rebound from a disastrous outing.
August 22, 2017
MLB Barometer: Six Weeks Left
Vlad Sedler explores the MLB landscape in this week's edition of the Barometer, honing in on Rougned Rodor of the Rangers as one of his risers with six weeks left in the season.
August 19, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Dodgers Duo on Top
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Dodgers boats two dominate hurlers while much of the league deals with injuries.
August 18, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
On a slate loaded with high-end pitchers, Greg Vara suggests superstar hurler Max Scherzer on the road against the lowly Padres.
Juan Carlos Blanco checks in with his FantasyDraft recommendations for Friday, leading off with Astros ace Dallas Keuchel at home against the A's.
August 17, 2017
The Z Files: Pitching Category Surprises
Todd Zola follows up last week's column with a look at pitchers who are defying expectations in specific categories, including Zack Greinke and his impressive strikeout rate,
August 13, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Lorenzo Cain hasn't been as good against lefties this year, but Sasha Yodashkin explains why his matchup Sunday against the White Sox shouldn't be overlooked.
August 12, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: MadBum's Back
Todd Zola ranks this week's starters as Madison Bumgarner is back atop the pitching list after three consecutive strong starts.
George Springer has been a bit rusty since returning from the disabled list, but Greg Vara explains why the Astros slugger could break out Saturday against the Rangers.
August 7, 2017
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Frustration Time
Jeff Stotts describes Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez’s injury, and explains why August and September can be an especially tough time of year to have an injured player on your roster.
August 5, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Sale of the Week
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitching as Boston's Chris Sale gets a double dip of the Rays and Yankees.
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