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April 19, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Discounted Darvish Paying Off
Two starts in pitcher-friendly parks makes Yu Darvish this week's top hurler, giving owners who ignored the draft-day panic a nice profit.
April 16, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Russell the Muscle
April 12, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Sonny Days in Oakland
Sonny Gray, who has a friendly start this week in Houston, is becoming a more complete pitcher this year.
April 11, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Josmil Ticket
Josmil Pinto went deep again Friday, in his second start of the season at DH.
April 5, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Maximum Strength
Max Scherzer hit the trifecta this week -- two starts in pitchers' parks against the National League.
Sunday Lineup Card: Miami's Hot Bat
April 1, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: K-Rod Rises Again
Francisco Rodriguez is the Brewers' closer again -- for now -- leaving Jim Henderson's fantasy owners in a bad spot.
March 29, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Kicking Off the 2014 Season
Justin Verlander looks poised this year to reclaim his former position as the top pitcher in the AL, but does that mean he is the top pitcher in this week's season debut of the Value Meter?
March 28, 2014
RotoWire Roundtable: Late March Update
Aroldis Chapman has obviously fallen in our composite rankings. Who else saw major movement?
March 27, 2014
Burying The Phillies; Sticking With The Rays: Over/Under Win Total Bets for 2014
RotoWire President Peter Schoenke gives his annual take on MLB over/under bets. He's won 67.9 percent of his bets over 14 years.
March 20, 2014
Mound Musings: NL West Spotlight
Tim Lincecum's star has fallen, but does that offer a profit-making opportunity on draft day?
March 5, 2014
RotoWire Roundtable: Early March Top 350
The RotoWire rankings crew takes their first crack at their Consolidated Top 350 MLB Rankings. Allen Craig is among those with the widest disparity in his ranking.
February 14, 2014
2014 Padres Team Preview: Relevant Once Again
With a revamped bullpen and a quality starting staff, the Padres could make some noise in 2014, health permitting. But will Chase Headley bounce back at the dish?
September 25, 2013
Behind the Numbers: Wrapping Up the 2013 Season
Michael Wacha was one of a number of pitching prospects to grab headlines in 2013. Can we expect more in 2014?
September 24, 2013
Wednesday Lineup Card: Ells Well That Ends Well
The Red Sox are expected to welcome back Jacoby Ellsbury (foot) to the lineup Wednesday, putting the team's offense at full strength heading into the postseason.
September 21, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Season Finale
Adam Wainwright is on a roll in his last three starts and with two starts this week lands the NL's top spot in the season finale of the Pitching Value Meter.
September 18, 2013
Thursday Lineup Card: Take a Tango with Cashner
September 14, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Max Value
Detroit's Max Scherzer will take a fourth attempt at win No. 20 this week with a matchup against the White Sox.
September 12, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Moises, Salud!
A look at the upcoming matchups for Friday's slate of MLB action.
September 11, 2013
Behind the Numbers: 2013 Underachievers in 2014
Fantasy owners are starting to lose patience with Mike Moustakas, if they haven't already, but what do we do with him and other underachievers come 2014?
September 7, 2013
Sunday Lineup Card: Colabello Who?
Pitching Value Meter: Weaver gets his Wings Again
Jered Weaver recovered from a beating in the Bronx to hurl three quality starts in his last four outings, setting him up for a good run this week.
September 1, 2013
Monday Lineup Card: Hamming It Up on the Big Stage
Speed maven Billy Hamilton will be promoted to the majors Monday.
August 31, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Speeding into September
Cole Hamels dominated in August for the Phillies. What's the first week of September have in store for the Philadelphia hurler?
August 26, 2013
Tuesday Lineup Card: Sad Harvey Day
August 25, 2013
MLB Barometer: Tough Decisions
You may have to make the difficult decision to cut Jose Bautista, pending on your league's depth, given how little time we have left this season.
August 24, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Matchup Proof
Jose Fernandez might be young, but he fears no team, including the division-leading Braves, whom he faces this week.
August 20, 2013
Wednesday Lineup Card: Xander Lands in Boston
With the Rays nipping at their heels in the AL East race, the Red Sox called up top prospect Xander Bogaerts to strengthen the left side of the infield.
August 17, 2013
Pitching Value Meter: Yes Way, Jose
Jose Fernandez gets the Dodgers in one of his two starts this week and might just be one of the few pitchers who can stop the hot-hitting club.
August 15, 2013
Friday Lineup Card: Cobb Returns, Beats M's
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