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July 27, 2015
Diamond Cuts: No Guarantees from PRP
Dustin Pedroia will undergo a platelet-rich plasma injection to aid in his recovery from a strained hamstring, but RotoWire's Jeff Stotts warns that a return to the field is still far off.
July 26, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Nat Nearing a Return
Ryan Zimmerman is Monday's Recommended Pickup as he nears a return from the DL to the Nationals' lineup.
FAAB Factor - NL: New Closer in Philly?
With Jonathan Papelbon expected to be traded this week, this might be the last time to grab Ken Giles, writes RotoWire's Erik Siegrist in this week's NL FAAB Factor.
July 24, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Another Mets Prospect Promoted
July 20, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Cheer Rios
Alex Rios's 2015 season has been characterized by injury and disappointment, but there's light at the end of the tunnel.
July 19, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: New Phillie Coming to Town
Phillies prospect Aaron Nola will be promoted Tuesday to make his Major League debut against Tampa Bay.
FAAB Factor - NL: Rockie Rookies
Eddit Butler will get the start for the Rockies on Sunday, but is Jon Gray a better bet to hold down the job in Colorado? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's NL FAAB factor.
July 18, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Separating Contenders From Pretenders
Veterans lead Yankees, Twins in playoff race
July 12, 2015
FAAB Factor - NL: New Closer in Atlanta
Jason Grilli is done for the season. Will Jim Johnson start pitching in the ninth in Atlanta? RotoWire's Jan Levine is back with this week's edition of the NL FAAB Factor.
July 10, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Stop, Heaney Time
Chris Benzine discusses why Andrew Heaney has earned a spot in the rotation and on fantasy rosters, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
July 8, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: We Are Familia!
I bet you canít guess who is making a case as the most dominant closer in the game right now? Yep, Jeurys Familia!
July 5, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Santana Sharp in Return Sunday
Twins starter Ervin Santana allowed two runs on three hits and three walks with eight strikeouts over eight innings in his return from suspension Sunday against the Royals.
FAAB Factor - NL: A Story About a Man Named Jedd
Jedd Gyorko is back in the majors, but are you going to fall for that again? RotoWire's Jan Levine is back with this week's edition of the NL FAAB Factor.
June 24, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Randal Grichuk, Untapped Power Source
Grichuk is prone to a streaky bat, but the power potential he carries in a potent Cardinals lineup is worth the risk.
June 21, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Red Byrd Return
Monday's Recommended Pickup is a 37-year-old outfielder who returned from a broken wrist much earlier than expected.
Sunday Lineup Card: Undervalued Utility
Often overlooked, the handy fix-it man offers no-frills production at bargain prices.
June 14, 2015
FAAB Factor - NL: Spending your (Ci)shekels
Steve Cishek is back in Miami, but heís not closing yet. Is it worth speculating that heíll regain his role? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's NL FAAB Factor.
June 1, 2015
MLB Barometer: Would You Rather?
Vlad Sedler applies the principles of a middle-school game to crucial Roto decisions.
May 29, 2015
Fantasy 101: DFS Site Scoring Analysis
Michael Rathburn explains why a player's value on one DFS site may not be applicable on others, while also breaking down which players to target based on the format.
May 25, 2015
FanDuel MLB: Monday Picks
Kevin Payne has no reason to trust Red starter Jason Marquis on Memorial Day and will consider a Rockies stack against him, including Nolan Arenado, who's on fire.
May 8, 2015
Daily Baseball 101: How to Target Hitters
Michael Rathburn shows how to target hitters for both heads-up and tournament contests and how to treat Miguel Cabrera, who is playing against his norm.
May 4, 2015
MLB Barometer: Sizzlers and Fizzlers
Vlad Sedler picks winners and losers from the season's first month, including Paul Goldschmidt, who looks primed for a career year.
April 24, 2015
FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks
RotoWire's Alex Spalding is building his Friday FantasyAces lineup around Adrian Gonzalez, who leads the league in OPS this season.
March 21, 2015
RotoWire Roundtable: March Top 350
RotoWire's group of baseball experts is back with its latest roundtable rankings, in which Nolan Arenado, among others, takes a big jump up the list.
February 22, 2015
Brewers Team Preview: More From the Core
Kevin O'Brien suggests that what the Brewers get from Jean Segura this season will go a long way towards deciding if they are a contender this year, after an offseason that featured few big changes.
February 14, 2015
RotoWire Roundtable: Valentine's Edition of the Top 350
The first installment of the Roundtable Rankings are up for 2015! Check out the panel's divide on Mookie Betts, among others.
February 11, 2015
Royals Team Preview: A Different Kind of Buzz
Yordano Ventura will be asked to step as the Royals' ace this year after James Shields signed with the Padres over the offseason.
September 25, 2014
The Saber's Edge: The 2014 Report Card
Jeff Zimmerman looks back at his columns from 2014 to see the hits and misses, including his projected struggles for Evan Longoria.
August 19, 2014
Wednesday Lineup Card: Carrasco Heating Up In Indians Rotation
August 18, 2014
Tuesday Lineup Card: Hot Carl
Carl Crawford's been playing every day and producing solid speed numbers for the Dodgers, but remains widely available.
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