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May 23, 2015
Collette Calls: Breaking Down Matt Shoemaker
Jason Collette digs inside the numbers on Matt Shoemaker this week to figure out why he is struggling and if he can turn it around.
Pitching Value Meter: Not the Bum He Used to be
Two-start Madison Bumgarner bounced back after a rocky start and is dealing lately, but where does that leave him in Paul Sporer's rankings this week?
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks
Joel Bartilotta takes a whack at the Saturday night slate and can't believe his good fortune that Adam Jones is so cheap.
May 22, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: The Rise Of Rusney
Chris Benzine discusses what Rusney Castillo's recall could mean for him and the Red Sox's outfield, plus more in Saturday's lineup card.
DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays
Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian is looking to load up on Bronx Bombers this weekend.
May 18, 2015
MLB Barometer: Coming Back to Earth
Vlad Sedler's teams are off to a hot start, but are they as good as they've looked so far?
May 17, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Crawford Packs Giant Punch
Known primarily for his defense, the San Francisco shortstop gets offensive.
May 16, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: Living Up to the Hype
Paul Sporer is particularly impressed this week with Matt Harvey, who has not had trouble living up to his preseason hype.
May 15, 2015
Rotowire's Jerry Donabedian will be targeting right-handed strikeout artists on DraftKings all weekend.
May 14, 2015
Mound Musings: You Can Do Better!
Brad Johnson has words of encouragement for Chris Sale and some other some big-time arms.
May 12, 2015
Dominate Your Duel: Umpire Analysis
Based on who will be behind the plate, RotoWire's Christopher Olsen thinks Jacoby Ellsbury could be in for a big game Wednesday.
May 11, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: Thor Leaves Avengers, Joins Mets
MLB Barometer: RIP Trading
Stepping in for Vlad Sedler, Derek VanRiper wonders if trading is dead, while pondering the market value of Noah Syndergaard and offering up the weekly supply of risers and fallers.
May 9, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: The Golden Archer
Paul Sporer likes what he sees from Chris Archer, despite consecutive four-walk games, enough to vault him up the rankings in a two-start week.
May 6, 2015
Thursday Lineup Card: Morrison To The Rescue?
Logan Morrison hasnít lived up to his status as a one-time top prospect, although at some point I think he puts it together. Is this it? Has Morrison figured it all out?
May 2, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: It's Good to be the King
Paul Sporer's top-ranked pitcher this week is a two-start Felix Hernandez, who is so good his disappointments are envied by lesser pitchers.
May 1, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Don't Dwell on Swell Odubel
Odubel Herrera has become started the season strong, and Chris Benzine discusses why he shouldn't sit on your waiver wire.
Adrian Gonzalez has cooled off a bit from his scorching start, but RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian still thinks he makes for an excellent play on DraftKings this weekend.
April 25, 2015
Sunday Lineup Card: Bullpens Offer No Relief
Managers fret over high-leverage situations that demand the use of 'closers.'
Pitching Value Meter: Two Starts for Kluber
Paul Sporer ranks the coming week's starting pitchers, but is two home starts enough to make Corey Kluber the AL's top-ranked hurler?
April 24, 2015
Saturday Lineup Card: Eyeing the Axe
Chris Benzine discusses why it's worth keeping an eye on the Rockies' closing situation and more in Saturday's lineup card.
Daily Baseball 101: How to Pick a Starting Pitcher
Michael Rathburn pours over the numbers and explains why picking an elite pitcher like Felix Hernandez is almost always the best way to go in cash games.
April 23, 2015
Mound Musings: The NL Arms Race
Brad Johnson takes a look at the next wave of National League arms, including the Mets' Noah Syndergaard.
April 19, 2015
Monday Lineup Card: Dial Up DeSclafani
Ryan Rufe discusses why Anthony DeSclafani is worth a pickup in Monday's lineup card.
April 18, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: Harvey Invisible in Late Innings
Paul Sporer lays out the week's pitcher rankings and says the only thing holding back Matt Harvey is that he's not going deep into games.
April 13, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: You Canha Do It
April 11, 2015
Pitching Value Meter: Slow Week for Kershaw
Paul Sporer delivers his weekly pitcher rankings and finds only one starter worthy of jumping Clayton Kershaw in a one-start week. Who is it?
April 7, 2015
Farm Futures: 2017 World Series Champions
The Cubs are the most intriguing team in baseball and James Anderson shares how they'll win the 2017 World Series.
MLB Barometer: Hahn Solo
Vlad Sedler looks for the breakout starting pitchers of 2015 who can be this year's Corey Kluber.
April 6, 2015
Tuesday Lineup Card: First Closer Down
On Opening Day, the Mets' Jenrry Mejia became the first closer to lose his job, as he was unable to warm up due to elbow stiffness.
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