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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jeff Samardzija's name.
April 23, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values
Corey Seager has been an inconsistent fantasy producer this season, but Greg Vara explains why he makes for a solid play Sunday against the Diamondbacks.
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Stephen Vogt has a solid track record against right-handed pitchers, and Neil Parker explains why it's likely to continue Sunday against the Mariners.
April 21, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two-Start Kershaw is Tops
Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings features none other than Clayton Kershaw on top as the Dodgers hurler has two starts this week.
April 14, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Max Delivery
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitcher as Washington's Max Scherzer could have a big week with matchups against a couple of whiff-prone teams.
April 11, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin drops his Tuesday Yahoo picks, including Giants veteran Hunter Pence at home against the D-Backs.
DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker loads up on Rockies in a fantastic matchup against the Padres at hitter-friendly Coors Field on Tuesday.
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Kevin Payne looks over Tuesday's slate and recommends paying up for Daniel Murphy in a solid home matchup against Cardinals right-hander Lance Lynn.
April 8, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Lester Gets Two at Home
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Cubs' Jon Lester gets two starts at friendly Wrigley Field. Is that enough to make him this week's top starter?
April 6, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
Kevin Payne brings us his best FanDuel picks for Thursday, locking in a pair of Blue Jays in their series opener in Tampa Bay.
April 5, 2017
The Saber's Edge: Tout Wars Recap
Jeff Zimmerman reviews his Tout Wars auction where his approach netted him an impressive team, even if it is old and boring.
March 31, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kicking Off the 2017 Season
Todd Zola ranks Week 1's starting pitchers as Chris Archer has a fortunate opening with two home starts in what he hopes will be a rebound campaign.
March 16, 2017
Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the NL West
Brad Johnson tackles the NL West this week in his pitching rotation coverage of each team. Can any other team in the division compete with the Dodgers and Clayton Kershaw?
March 15, 2017
Pitching 3D: Risers
Doug Thorburn looks at the pitchers whom he plans to target in drafts this season, with an eye toward profit potential above and beyond the consensus value, including Ranger Yu Darvish.
March 10, 2017
The Wheelhouse: NL LABR Review
DVR enters 2017 without a $30 player on his NL LABR roster, but could Trevor Story prove to be an early value in Year 2 at $26?
February 25, 2017
Pitching 3D: Pitchers 51-60
Doug Thorburn continues his countdown of his top starting pitchers ranked by his unique mix of mechanics, stuff and stats. Which Robbie Ray will show up this season?
February 16, 2017
Pitching 3D: Starting Pitchers 31-40
Doug Thorburn reveals the rest of his top-40 starting pitchers using his unique methodology for judging hurlers. Is he crazy to have Adam Wainwright ranked so high?
October 8, 2016
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Christopher Olson offers some strategy tips for playing short slates such as Saturday's, and thinks Daniel Murphy's likely low ownership makes him an intriguing option against Rich Hill.
September 24, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: To the Max
Paul Sporer had a little trouble pushing the brilliant Max Scherzer to the top of the list in his last starting pitcher rankings of the season.
September 22, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Jeff Samardzija struggled in his last outing against the Padres, but RotoWire's Neil Parker explains why he deserves another shot from fantasy owners Thursday.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Andrew McCutchen is finishing the season with a bang, and RotoWire's Chris Bennett explains why the Pirates outfielder is a solid play Thursday against the Brewers.
September 17, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Mr. Untouchable
Paul Sporer's pitcher rankings feature Jose Fernandez leading the way as the Miami ace has rarely been touched up at home this season.
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Sasha Yodashkin expects offensive fireworks at Chase Field on Saturday given the lackluster pitching matchup, which makes Jake Lamb an enticing buy.
September 12, 2016
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
Dee Gordon has struggled of late, but RotoWire's Neil Parker explains why the Marlins' second baseman could jump out of his funk Monday against the Braves.
DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
Sandy Leon's numbers against left-handed pitching are excellent this season, and RotoWire's Chris Olson explains why they should continue through Monday.
September 10, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Chief Starter
Paul Sporer can't get enough of the Indians' Carlos Corrasco, who's two-start schedule sets up nicely for him down the stretch.
September 6, 2016
Ricky Nolasco is coming off his best start of the season, but RotoWire's Alex Spalding has no problem rostering A's third baseman Danny Valencia on Tuesday.
Neil Parker has an eye for value Tuesday and thinks Carlos Gonzalez is woefully underpriced in a Coors Field matchup against the hittable Jeff Samardzija.
September 3, 2016
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Scherzer Works on K Street
Paul Sporer vaults Max Scherzer to the top of this week's pitcher rankings as he has a good shot of keeping his run of double-digit strikeouts going in two starts this week in the nation's capital.
September 1, 2016
James Seltzer finds solid value in Thursday's four-game slate as Chicago's Javier Baez has a great matchup in a stacked lineup.
With only three games on Thursday's slate, Neil Parker is looking toward a Cubs stack, including second baseman Ben Zobrist.
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