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July 22, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Petricka, Putnam Battle for Closing Duties
July 19, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Smooth Saling
As the second half gets into full swing, Chris Sale gets two teams this week that he usually dominates.
July 18, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Second-Half Kickoff
All-Star starter Felix Hernandez is back in action as the second half kicks off this weekend.
July 17, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Rookie Pitcher deGrom Groovin' Along
The Mets continue to provide a surprising source of pitching help for fantasy owners...
LABR Look: All-Star Impact
Bobby Colton reviews the current LABR Mixed League Standings and illustrates how important it has been to get the elite players in the game.
MLB Barometer: Cano vs. Rendon
Would you rather own Robinson Cano or Anthony Rendon the rest of the way? Erik Siegrist fills in for Vlad Sedler this week and suggests that the answer isn't as clear as it might seem.
July 8, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: The Vogt is In
Josh Reddick's back-to-back disabled list trips looked like a major blow for the Athletics, but Stephen Vogt has added stability to right field, while occasionally seeing time behind the plate.
July 6, 2014
Draftster MLB: The Importance of Peripherals and This Week's Picks
Matt Kemp was too pricey earlier in the season, but his poor numbers against southpaws has finally brought his price down to $3,300, making him worth a flier Sunday.
July 5, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Kershaw's Brilliance Limited this Week
Clayton Kershaw has been unreal lately, but he has only one start this week. Is that enough to knock him from the top ranking?
July 3, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Tomlindependence Day
Josh Tomlin is coming off a one-hitter against the Mariners. Can he keep it going against the Royals on America's birthday?
June 28, 2014
Sunday Lineup Card: Harrison Can Do It All
Pitching Value Meter: Ray of Hope
David Price has had a huge June, and that's enough to vault him to the top of this week's pitcher rankings.
June 22, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Koji Fatigue?
Draftster MLB: Weather Notes and Weekly Picks
Don't just aimlessly stack Matt Kemp with the rest of the Dodgers against Eric Stults on Sunday. Kemp only has a .564 OPS against lefties this season and costs $10,600.
June 21, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Crowning Achievement
Felix Hernandez's 2.22 ERA is not supported by his skills -- it's too high. With two starts, he's the top pitcher in the AL this week, but is he tops in baseball?
June 17, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Hot Cup of Jones in Seattle
James Jones has brought a much-needed infusion of speed and contact-hitting to the Seattle lineup since his May call-up.
June 14, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Red Scare
Johnny Cueto has a 1.85 ERA but is just 6-5 thanks to a Cincinnati offense that has deprived him of run support.
June 12, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Middle Infield Help Is Here
June 10, 2014
MLB Barometer: Twin Powers
The returns of Oswaldo Arcia and Josh Willingham have strengthened the Twins' lineup, as has the signing of Kendrys Morales.
June 7, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Bumgarner Continues to Baffle Batters
Madison Bumgarner is dominating this season, and with two starts at home this week, he's the easy choice for the league's top-ranked pitcher.
June 6, 2014
Saturday Lineup Card: Brighter Days Ahead for Butler
Despite a disappointing performance in his debut, Eddie Butler is still deserving of consideration in many formats.
June 1, 2014
Monday Lineup Card: Plouffe Positive
May 31, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: It's Good to be the King
Felix Hernandez has 30 strikeouts in his last 31.1 innings and gets two starts this week as the league's top-rated pitcher.
May 29, 2014
Behind the Numbers: Revisiting Keeper Rankings
Where does Troy Tulowitzki rank now on a keeper list, and is his amazing start enough to look past his health issues?
May 26, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Great Britton
Zach Britton has a line on all the Orioles' saves, making him criminally underowned.
Charging the Mound: Derek & Jeff Talk Baseball
Derek VanRiper thought that he was getting Fit Panda, but instead he's been a Sad Panda.
May 24, 2014
Pitching Value Meter: Making the Case for Cy Yu
Yu Darvish is a frontrunner for the AL Cy Young award and has two starts this week to continue building his case.
May 22, 2014
Friday Lineup Card: Snag Zach Britton For Saves
If you need saves, Britton gives you a shot at notching a few.
May 21, 2014
Thursday Lineup Card: Trout Out, Calhoun Activated
May 19, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Month Of Weeks
Milwaukee's Rickie Weeks has experienced a May resurgence, lifting him back into the realm of fantasy relevance.
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