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Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two Jakes are Better than One

Paul Sporer's weekly pitcher rankings awards the top spot to the Cubs' Jake Arrieta, who gets two starts this week while the likes of Clayton Kershaw and Chris Sale have but one.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Sale-ing Ks for IP

Paul Sporer explains the tradeoff in strikeouts for Chicago's Chris Sale, who's still the AL's top starter, in this week's pitcher rankings.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Double the Kershaw

Paul Sporer ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw, among other elite hurlers, has a two-start week.

DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks

Clayton Kershaw highlights Thursday's MLB slate, and Neil Parker has a number of value plays to help fit the Dodgers' ace into DraftKings lineups.

FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays

Eric Hosmer has taken a big step this season, particularly against righties, and he has an excellent matchup Thursday at Yankee Stadium.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Prince Fielder has a very solid history against opposing starter Mike Pelfrey, making him a strong fantasy option Saturday.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Strasburg at Home on K Street

Paul Sporer ranks this week's starting pitchers as a two-start week in D.C. for Stephen Strasburg has the Nationals ace atop the list.

The Saber's Edge: Assessing Pitcher Skills Growth, Decline

Jeff Zimmerman analyzes pitchers who have seen a skills growth or a skills decline this season and what it means for fantasy owners. Why are Dallas Keuchel's strikeouts down this year?

DVR's Top 350: May Update

This time last year, Michael Conforto was in the Mets' minor league system. Where does he check in on the May update of the Top 350?

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Good Week Ahead for Harvey

Paul Sporer ranks this week's starting pitchers, including the Mets' Matt Harvey, who has increased his swinging-strike rate his last two starts and now gets to face two strikeout-prone teams.

FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays

Brian Dozier is starting to heat up and RotoWire's Kevin Payne explains why he's a solid play Monday against the Indians.

DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks

Chris Davis has solid history against Monday starter Chris Archer, who has struggled fairly significantly to start the season.

DFS Baseball 101: Hitter Selection Strategy

Choosing hitters in daily fantasy baseball isn't as simple as focusing on big name players or those on hitting streaks; knowing which stats to use in your research is one key to success.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Wind In His Sale

Chris Sale has a nasty schedule this week. So, does that mean Paul Sporer dropped him in this week's pitcher rankings? On the contrary.

Mound Musings : Assessing Emerging Opportunity

Brad Johnson explains what to look for when determining which pitching prospects will soon get opportunities. Find out why Brandon Finnegan gets the edge against more talented pitchers.

FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Picks

Juan Blanco analyzes the Wednesday FanDuel slate as the Dodgers' Corey Seager has a great matchup against Atlanta's Julio Teheran, who gets hit hard by lefties.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Roaring Thunder

Noah Syndergaard faces off against the Phillies and Braves this week, and Paul Sporer wonders if he could reach 30 strikeouts.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Worth the Price

Paul Sporer ranks this week's starters as Boston's David Price faces a huge test in the AL East against Baltimore and Toronto.

DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks

Matt Wieters has shown plenty of pop during his career, and fantasy players could see it Saturday against Drew Smyly.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kicking Off the 2016 Season

Paul Sporer is back with the inaugural 2016 Pitcher Rankings, and it's not hard to guess who tops the list as Clayton Kershaw begins the year at two of the league's best pitchers' parks.

Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the AL Central

Brad Johnson continues his series of arms to watch and one of the biggest jumping out in the AL Central is Cleveland's Danny Salazar.

MLB Barometer: Looking for Bargain Pitchers

Vlad Sedler looks for bargain players like Baltimore's Kevin Gausman who have a good shot at outproducing their average draft position this season.

Team Previews: AL Central

Jack Moore provides in-depth previews for all five teams in the AL Central. Can Eric Hosmer lead the Royals to a third straight pennant?

The Wheelhouse: ADP Fallers: Starting Pitchers

In the first Wheelhouse of 2016, DVR looks at ADP fallers with the hope of unearthing underpriced arms on draft day.

Team Previews: NL West

RotoWire's Erik Siegrist takes a spin around the NL West with a team preview for each of the five clubs.

Thursday Lineup Card: Late Season Outfield Help in Altherr

Aaron Altherr is fighting for a roster spot next season for the Phillies and offers a solid power/speed combo down the stretch.

Collette Calls: Analyzing Second-Half Numbers

Jason Collette looks at just how much we can glean from a player's second-half performance and what it means for 2016. Is Brett Gardner's demise a sign of things to come?

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Season Finale

Paul Sporer breaks down the starting pitching for the season's final week as Corey Kluber looks to end a frustrating season on a high note with two starts.

Thursday Lineup Card: Hey, Mikie!

Mikie Mahtook should get steady full-time at-bats down the stretch over the last week and a half of the season.

Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two-Star Ace or Kershaw?

Paul Sporer weighs the idea of ranking a one-start Clayton Kershaw over a two-start ace in this week's edition of the Value Meter.