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Regan's Rumblings: Random First-Half Thoughts
David Regan hits us with some of his thoughts about the first half of the season in this week's edition of the Rumblings.
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Mound Musings: Dissecting Pitcher Injuries
Brad Johnson is back. This week, he looks at a variety of player injuries and their impact on the fantasy world, including Angels pitcher Garrett Richards’ UCL tear.
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Pitching 3D: Grading the NL East
Doug Thorburn turns to the NL East as his tour of baseball's pitching rotations continues. How will an innings limit impact Jose Fernandez in the second half?
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Farm Futures: Southern League Hitters Roundup
James Anderson checks out the top hitting prospects in the Southern League, where shortstop Willy Adames has started to tap into his projected power.
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Collette Calls: Orioles' Softball Offense
Jason Collette shares what's grabbed his attention recently, including Adam Jones' impressive production atop the Baltimore lineup despite a woeful OBP.
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Pitching 3D: Grading the AL East
Doug Thorburn hands out first-half grades to each starting pitcher in the AL East and tells fantasy owners what to expect in the second half.
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MLB Barometer: Assessing the Fantasy Outfield Pool
Vlad Sedler looks at the first-half winners and losers in the outfield, including Boston's Mookie Betts, who is on pace for more home runs than steals this season.
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Minor League Barometer: Farming for Prospects
Jesse Siegel tunes us into what's happening with some of the minors' most interesting prospects this week with the All-Star break right around the corner.
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Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Strasburg Lands on DL Again
Pitcher Stephen Strasburg is on the DL with an upper back and ribs injury. Although the Nationals want him back soon, Jeff Stotts thinks it might be beneficial for him to sit through the All Star break.
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NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine's tour of the National League waiver wire includes Arizona's Daniel Hudson, who has been fantastic out of the bullpen this season and has solidified himself as the closer in waiting for the Diamondbacks.
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AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist finds a lot of impact talent on AL waiver wires this week, including just-promoted Astros first baseman A.J. Reed.
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Weekly Hitter Rankings: Playing Your Cards Right
Erik Siegrist ranks the week's offenses and notes that Matt Carpenter and the Cardinals have a great slate that includes the use of the DH in Kansas City.
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Pitching 3D: Dynasty Pitchers of 2016 Draft
Doug Thorburn looks at which pitchers from this year's baseball draft fantasy owners should target in dynasty leagues, including Dakota Hudson out of Mississippi State.
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Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kershaw in Pedro Territory
Paul Sporer breaks down this week's pitcher rankings and, no surprise, Clayton Kershaw is on top, but just how close is the Dodgers' ace getting to the all-time greats?
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The Long Game: The Other Guys
In this week’s edition of the Long Game, Erik Siegrist takes a look at prospects who are likely to be available in your league’s free agent pool, when someone like the Astro’s Alex Bregman is already taken.
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Regan's Rumblings: Biggest First Half Disappointments
Dave Regan focuses his weekly rumblings on underachievers at every position that have disappointed fantasy owners in the first three months of the season.
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The Saber's Edge: What the Last 30 Days Tells Us
Jeff Zimmerman looks at the last 30 days of stats to find players who are flying under the radar, like the Angels' Matt Shoemaker, and others who might be due for regression.
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The Z Files: A wOBA Primer
Todd Zola looks under the hood of wOBA, a metric that's becoming increasingly popular in both DFS and seasonal analysis, and notes it doesn't fully capture the value of base stealers like Jonathan Villar.
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Farm Futures: South Atlantic League Hitters Roundup
James Anderson resumes his tour of the minor leagues and focuses on the elite hitting talent in the Sally League, including Nationals prospect Victor Robles.
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MLB Barometer: Assessing the Fantasy Player Pool
Vlad Sedler looks at the fantasy winners and losers at each position as midseason approaches, including first baseman Brandon Belt, who is the only Giant outearning his preseason ADP.
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Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Martinez Out With Broken Elbow
Jeff Stotts says that the Tigers will be without right fielder J.D. Martinez for a minimum of four weeks. Luckily, surgery won’t be needed.
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Collette Calls: Breaking Down Michael Saunders
Jason Collette analyzes the breakout season the Blue Jays' Michael Saunders is having and whether it's a fluke or based on something that will last.
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Minor League Barometer: The Secret Is Out
Jesse Siegel tunes us into what's happening with some of the minors' most interesting prospects this week, with a focus on players who may have gone previously unnoticed, including Tampa Bay's Willy Adames.
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NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine surveys the free agent landscape in the NL and is impressed with the way Kolten Wong handled his brief demotion and possible switch to a new position.
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AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist reviews the available talent on AL waiver wires and notes that while Troy Tulowitzki has been a major disappointment as a Blue Jay, he still has too much upside to ignore.
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DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Zack Cozart has had plenty of success against lefties this season, and he could keep that going out of the leadoff spot Thursday against the Nationals' Gio Gonzalez.
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FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
Salvador Perez has been very solid against right-handed pitching this season, and he has a good matchup Thursday against the Cardinals.
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FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Alex Spalding spots a few affordable non-Coors stacks on Wednesday's slate and recommends a Yankees duo headlined by a healthy Mark Teixeira.
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DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Lonnie Chisenhall has shown some good power this month, and he has a solid matchup Wednesday against the Braves to keep it going.
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DFS Baseball 101: Using Moneylines to Pick Pitchers
Michael Rathburn shows how to use Vegas moneylines to find starting pitching on DraftKings and gives tips for selecting hurlers.
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DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Chris Archer's struggles have been well documented this season, but Alex Spalding isn't shying away from his matchup against the Red Sox on Tuesday.
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FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Juan Carlos Blanco finds plenty of bargains on Tuesday's slate and recommends finding a spot for the surging Anthony Rendon, who's punished Matt Harvey in his career,
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FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Kevin Payne goes for a somewhat contrarian pick in Cincinnati's Joey Votto, who faces Chicago aces Jake Arrieta on Monday night.
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DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
Tommy Joseph has hammered left-handed pitching this season, and Chris Olson explains why the Phillies' rookie is a solid fantasy option Monday against the Diamondbacks.
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DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Juan Blanco breaks down the Sunday DraftKings slate with a value pick in Jose Fernandez for those not wanting to pay up for Clayton Kershaw.
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FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Chris Bennett finds some big names at reduced prices on Sunday's slate and can't resist a min-salaried Andrew McCutchen, who's had surprising success in his career against Clayton Kershaw.
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FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Juan Carlos Blanco finds a lot of excellent BvP matchups on Saturday's slate, including Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford at home against the Phillies and Jeremy Hellickson.
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DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Jose Abreu was rested Friday due to leg fatigue, but he's expected back in the lineup Saturday and has a great matchup against knuckleballer R.A. Dickey.
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FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Kevin Payne sifts through Friday's slate and thinks Michael Conforto is in a great spot to break out of his slump against struggling rookie Aaron Blair.
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DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin can't resist investing heavily in some Coors Field action Friday and recommends anchoring your lineup with Arizona slugger Paul Goldschmidt.
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DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Mike Trout has struggled this month, but he has a very attractive matchup Thursday against the A's that could help him start to break out.
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FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
The first-base selection is quite top-heavy for Thursday's smaller slate, but Hanley Ramirez stands out above the rest of the cheaper options.
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DFS Baseball 101: Using Vegas Data to Pick Pitchers
Michael Rathburn looks at how using Vegas totals can help DFS players find pitching bargains on DraftKings.
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DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Brian Dozier has struggled overall this season, but he has hit lefties well and has a solid matchup Wednesday against the Phillies.
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FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Alex Spalding thinks that youth will be served Wednesday and recommends capitalizing on the hot start to Tim Anderson's big league career while his price is still low.
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FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Juan Carlos Blanco finds a lot of bargains on Tuesday's slate and is tempted by the inconsistent Clay Buchholz given his strong track record against the White Sox.
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DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Citi Field looks ripe for home runs on Tuesday, and Alex Spalding is focusing on Curtis Granderson against opposing starter Ian Kennedy.
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FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
RotoWire's Kevin Payne is looking at a Mariners stack on Monday against the Tigers, with third baseman Kyle Seager a big part of it.
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DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
The Rockies are away from Coors Field on Monday, but RotoWire's Chris Olson still likes Carlos Gonzalez against opposing starter Paul Clemens.
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FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Chris Bennett looks over Sunday's slate and think Giancarlo Stanton's slump has brought his price down enough that the upside in a turnaround is well worth the risk.
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