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Mound Musings: The 2017 Season Pitching Awards Issue

As the regular season draws to a close, Brad Johnson presents his list of winners and losers, including Angels pitcher Garrett Richards, who earned himself Johnson’s Tommy John award.

Mound Musings: Building a 2018 Draft Value List

If your season is over, Brad Johnson says there’s still work to be done preparing for 2018. This week, he’s focusing on valuable arms that you can buy at a discount in next year’s draft, including Patrick Corbin of the Diamondbacks.

Mound Musings: See You in September?

With September around the corner, Brad Johnson focuses on pitchers who might be worth a look during the season’s final month, including Noah Syndergaard, who recently began actively throwing.

Regan's Rumblings: 30 Teams, 30 Surprises

Dave Regan rumbles about one player per team that's surprised him this year, either for better or for worse.

Mound Musings: The Bullpen Shuffle – American League

This week, Brad Johnson dives into unsettled AL bullpens, including the Angels where longtime closer Huston Street has spent more time than usual on the disabled list but could be back closing in early September.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine scours the waiver wire for this week's pickups, including prospect Dansby Swanson, who is back up with the Braves after a short demotion.

Mound Musings: The Bullpen Shuffle – National League

Brad Johnson evaluates the current closer situations across the National League, like in St. Louis where Trevor Rosenthal, at least momentarily, has the job over Seung Hwan Oh.

Regan's Rumblings: Former Stars, Prospects & Sleepers

Dave Regan gets his rumblings on with an eye toward former stars, up-and-comers and sleepers than can help your fantasy squad down the stretch.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine details this week's top waiver options for the National League, including the arrival of Yu Darvish in Los Angeles.

Mound Musings: Trade Deadline Repercussions

Brad Johnson examines some of the more significant pitching trades, like A’s starter Sonny Gray, who goes to the New York in a move that could make the Yankees the AL East favorite.

Regan's Rumblings: Closing Time

Dave Regan shifts his rumblings toward exploring the ninth-inning pitching situation for each of baseball's 30 teams with the trade deadlne in the rearview.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine find all the waiver-wire options in the National League this week, including the impending callup of Mets prospect Amed Rosario.

Collette Calls: Bullpen Watch at the Break

Jason Collette reviews each team's bullpen and looks at who might move as we enter the second half with the trade deadline approaching.

Mound Musings: Time to Turn it Around?

After discussing pleasant pitching surprises last week, Brad Johnson tackles disappointing first-half performances this week, including Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine profiles the top waiver-wire pickups for the week, including Randal Grichuk, whose power streak has followed him from the minors back to the Cardinals.

Oak's Corner: Falling Batting Average for Santana

Almost halfway through the season, Scott Jenstad takes an indepth look at some players to determine their fantasy worth, including Cleveland’s Carlos Santana.

Mound Musings: The Biggest Surprises so Far

This week, Brad Johnson takes on pitchers who’ve been impressive the first half of the season, including Arizona's Robbie Ray, who Johnson believes is going to continue to get better.

Mound Musings: I’m Buying!

Brad Johnson discusses some pitchers with upside lurking on waiver wires, including Reds’ starter Brandon Finnegan who should provide quality innings once he’s healthy.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine looks over the free agent pool in the Senior Circuit and notes a number of top arms returning from the disabled list, including Mets left-hander Steven Matz.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine profiles this week's NL waiver-wire candidates, including Tommy Joseph, who is heating up in Philadelphia after slow April.

The Wheelhouse: Closer Watch

As ninth-inning roles turn over due to poor performance and injuries, Derek VanRiper shares his updated closer rankings.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine digs through the waiver wire to find the top players for NL squads this week, including Milwaukee's Junior Guerra, who is working his way back from an injury in his first start of the year.

Oak's Corner: Cargo Struggles in Colorado

Scott Jenstad takes an in-depth look at the week in baseball and examines the hitting struggles of Rockies right fielder Carlos Gonzalez.

Mound Musings: Know When to Fold 'Em?

Brad Johnson examines whether it’s time to let go of that poor performer you’ve been holding on to and cites some examples of major strugglers like Cardinal Adam Wainwright.

Farm Futures: Emerging Upside Arms

James Anderson looks at the next wave of potential top 100 pitchers, including Phillies right-hander Seranthony Dominguez.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine finds this week's waiver-wire gems, including Arizona pitcher Patrick Corbin, who is still a worthwhile risk despite a blowup last week.

Mound Musings: Spotlight on the Soft-Tossers

This week Brad Johnson tackles a question posed by a reader who asked whether Johnson considers pitchers who lack big arms like Cy Young winner and Boston Red Sox Rick Porcello.

Regan's Rumblings: (Very) Early Observations

Dave Regan focuses his first regular season rumblings on some very early observations with the 2017 campaign just a few days old.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine highlights players on the waiver wire who can help fantasy owners, like Arizona's Brandon Drury, who won the second base job in spring training.

The Wheelhouse: When Auction Plans Go Wrong

What do you do when an auction doesn't start off as planned? Derek VanRiper shares his experience from Saturday's Tout Wars Mixed League Auction.