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May 22, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks
RotoWire's Alex Spalding thinks Zack Greinke has the best pitching upside Friday on FantasyAces.
FanDuel MLB: Friday Plays
Hunter Pence has been hot since returning from injury, and RotoWire's Benny Ricciardi thinks he's a great play Friday at Coors Field.
May 21, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: No Cooling Colabello
May 16, 2015
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.
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks
Joel Bartilotta is going all value all the way on a big 11-game Saturday night slate that features a cheap, cheap Jay Bruce in a favorable matchup.
May 15, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Time To Be Franco
Chris Benzine discusses why Maikel Franco may say everyday at-bats at third base, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays
Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian will be targeting right-handed strikeout artists on DraftKings all weekend.
May 11, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Monday Picks
With lots of bargains available, Kevin Payne is splurging on a premium third baseman.
May 10, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: The Never-Ending Torii
He may be 39 years old, but Torii Hunter has been thriving at the plate in his return to the Twins, with whom he started his career.
FAAB Factor - NL: More Prospects coming
Noah Syndergaard is finally up, and RotoWire's Jan Levine is excited. That and more in this week's edition of the NL FAAB Factor.
May 9, 2015
120 Sports & RW Video: More Prospects Coming
Noah Syndergaard is finally in the bigs, and RotoWire's resident Mets fan Jan Levine is excited. All that and more in this week's edition of NL FAAB Factor.
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.
May 5, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Embrace the Platoon
May 2, 2015
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.
May 1, 2015
Jose Altuve absolutely abuses left-handed pitching, and RotoWire's Alex Spalding is paying the price for him in his FantasyAces lineups on Friday.
FanDuel MLB: Friday Picks
RotoWire's Benny Ricciardi is all in on Hanley Ramirez, who has been red hot of late and gets to face off against a struggling CC Sabathia on Friday.
April 30, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Pillar, Not Millar!
Considering the injury history of some Blue Jaysí players, namely Michael Saunders and Jose Bautista, Pillar is worth a snag for depth.
April 29, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Rays Closing Situation Muddled
Ernesto Frieri picked up his second save of the season on Wednesday night, as the game went 13 innings.
April 28, 2015
Wednesday Lineup Card: Marisnick Swings a Hot Stick
April 27, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Troubled Closer In Paradise
Marlins closer Steve Cishek has had an awful go of it in April, leading to speculation that A.J. Ramos could get a shot in the ninth inning.
Diamond Cuts: When Pitchers Bat
Two star pitchers were injured while batting over the last few days, with the Cardinals' Adam Wainwright possibly done for the season with an Achilles injury.
April 26, 2015
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.
April 25, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Bullpens Offer No Relief
Managers fret over high-leverage situations that demand the use of 'closers.'
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?
April 24, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Eyeing the Axe
Chris Benzine discusses why it's worth keeping an eye on the Rockies' closing situation and more in Saturday's lineup card.
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.
April 23, 2015
Friday Lineup Card: Elementary, My Dear Watson!
Mark Melancon returned to action on Thursday for the Pirates, landing his third save of the season, but Melancon isnít the news here Ė itís Tony Watson.
April 22, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Betances Still Offers Value
Well, all of you Dellin Betancesí owners out there that were expecting a 40-save season? You can take comfort in knowing that Betances will at least nab a few saves here and there, while giving you dominant ratios and strikeouts.
April 20, 2015
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.
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