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Mound Musings: The Kids on Parade Watch List for 2016
In one of his favorite columns of the year, Brad Johnson compiles a list of young pitchers who he believes will make a big impact once they’re firmly in the majors, including Dodger Julio Urias.
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The Z Files: DVR, Todd, You're On the Clock
Todd Zola ponders what to do with the first pick in the very first draft of the 2017 season, and how the market will value a breakout player like Jonathan Villar.
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Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Contenders Might Have to Dump Harper
Jeff Stotts rounds up the final week of injury news as Bryce Harper owners have a difficult decision to make with the Nats' outfielder sidelined.
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MLB Barometer: 2016 Busts to Target in 2017
Vlad Sedler wraps up the 2016 baseball season with a look at busts like the Dodgers' Yasiel Puig who could be bargains next year.
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AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist reviews the free agent pool heading into the season's final week and notes that any pitcher facing the moribund A's offense could be worth adding, even a normally-untouchable player like Jered Weaver.
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NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
With October playoff baseball just around the corner, Jan Levine breaks down his National League free agents of the week one last time for the 2016 season.
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Weekly Hitter Rankings: Curtain Call
Erik Siegrist goes over his weekly hitting rankings one more time for the final week of the regular season, which, fittingly, are dominated by the league-leading Chicago Cubs.
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The Saber's Edge: Plan for 2017 Now
As the 2016 season winds down, Jeff Zimmerman reviews what fantasy owners should be doing now to prepare for 2017.
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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.
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Pitching 3D: Get to Know September Call-Ups, Part 2
After examining a couple top prospects who could make some fantasy noise as the season winds down, Doug Thornburn looks at two others who weren't as heralded but could still make impacts.
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The Z Files: Notes To Self For 2017
Todd Zola leaves some notes to himself for his 2017 drafts, including a reminder to focus more on hitting early given his knack for consistently finding valuable arms like Brandon Finnegan in the late rounds.
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Regan's Rumblings: Hardware Time
Dave Regan uses his rumblings this week to briefly reminisce on the career of Vin Scully before diving into who he would give his awards to for this season.
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Mound Musings: The 2016 Season Pitching Awards
It’s time for Brad Johnson’s annual Mound Musings awards. Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer is on his list after impressing Johnson with his continued consistency over two great years in Washington.
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MLB Barometer: Was Aces High a Bust?
Vlad Sedler looks at how this year's popular draft strategy of picking multiple ace pitchers in the early rounds worked out. That and more in this week's Barometer.
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Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Not so Funny Bone
Jeff Stotts says that Met’s pitcher Jacob deGrom is out for the rest of the season with an injury to the ulnar nerve in his elbow that will require surgery.
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AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist notes a lot of arms who could be available to help your staff's stretch run, including a revitalized Taijuan Walker.
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NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine takes a look at the National League free agent pool this week, and who you might be able to squeeze some value out of with the season nearing a close.
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Collette Calls: Breaking Down Hanley Ramirez
Jason Collette digs into what's changed for Hanley Ramirez that has him all smiles these days in a bounceback season with the Red Sox.
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Weekly Hitter Rankings: Boston Road Show
Erik Siegrist breaks down his hitting rankings for the upcoming slate of games, highlighted by some attractive seven-game schedules for the Red Sox, Angels and Orioles.
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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.
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The Z Files: Stealing a Category
Todd Zola looks for an edge in the stolen base category over the final weeks of the season, and recommends focusing on exploitable teams and pitchers such as Noah Syndergaard.
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Collette Calls: Breaking Down Robbie Ray
Jason Collette looks into the numbers to consider whether Arizona's Robbie Ray can go from low-dollar earner in 2016 to the next big thing in 2017.
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Pitching 3D: Get to Know September Callups
Doug Thorburn puts the spotlight on two young prospects who will finish the season in the majors, including the Rockies' Jeff Hoffman, who is trying to become a successful pitcher at Coors Field.
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Regan's Rumblings: Offseason Thoughts
Dave Regan uses one of his last rumblings of the year to look ahead to the offseason and share some of his thoughts about some potential transactions that could occur involving big-name players.
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Mound Musings: I Was Born a Ramblin’ Man
With the season winding down, Brad Johnson takes this week to discuss a few of his favorite topics, including the “Do No Harm Principle,” in which he uses Clayton Kershaw and Alfredo Simon as examples.
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FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
James Seltzer breaks down the Thursday FanDuel slate as Seattle's Kyle Seager faces another right-hander he can crush.
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DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
While he is obviously better at home, the Rockies' Nolan Arenado shouldn't be ignored playing at AT&T Park in San Francisco on Thursday, according to Neil Parker.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Jayson Werth's production against left-handed pitching cannot be ignored, especially Thursday against the Diamondbacks' Robbie Ray, who has allowed 13 runs in his last 14.1 innings.
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FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Alex Spalding reviews Wednesday's slate and expects a big performance from Kyle Seager, who's thrived against right-handed pitchers all season, in a nearly must-win game for the Mariners.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Juan Carlos Blanco spots a lot of favorable matchups on Wednesday's slate, including Joey Votto against the struggling Mike Leake.
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DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Zach McAllister has been hit hard by righties this season, which sets up nicely for Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler on Wednesday.
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DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Brian Dozier has 28 home runs after the All-Star break, and he has a solid opportunity for more Tuesday against the Royals.
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FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Juan Carlos Blanco suggests you find room on your roster for the streaky J.D. Martinez as he faces struggling Indians rookie Mike Clevinger on Tuesday.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker recommends putting together a stack of Dodgers against the Padres' Paul Clemens on Tuesday, headlined by Corey Seager.
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FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Juan Blanco analyzes the Monday FanDuel slate as the Rangers' Adrian Beltre has a great matchup against Brewers starter Matt Garza.
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DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
Stephen Vogt is always worth a look when facing a right-handed pitcher, and he has a solid matchup Monday against the Angels' Jered Weaver.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
Adrian Beltre has a strong history against Brewers starter Matt Garza, and given the latter's struggles of late, the Rangers' third baseman looks like a solid fantasy option Monday.
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FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Chris Bennett looks over Sunday's slate and recommends a Mets mini-stack against Phillies right-handed Jake Thompson, headlined by Yoenis Cespedes.
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DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Angels rookie starter Daniel Wright has struggled against right-handed hitters this season, particularly on the road, which sets up nicely for outfielder George Springer on Sunday.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Jose Abreu has been swinging a hot bat of late, and RotoWire's Juan Blanco explains why it should continue Sunday against the Indians.
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FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Sasha Yodashkin looks through Saturday's slate and recommends taking advantage of some advantageous splits, including Joc Pederson at home against Rockies' right-hander Chad Bettis.
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DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Nelson Cruz has crushed lefties this season, and he has an ideal matchup for plenty of fantasy production Saturday against the Twins.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Christopher Olson looks to exploit some flyball hitter versus groundball pitcher matchups Saturday and recommends finding room on your roster for Brandon Belt.
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DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Cardinals starter Mike Leake has struggled against right-handed pitching on the road this season, which sets up nicely for DFS players to grab Kris Bryant at Wrigley Field.
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FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
With Edwin Jackson's struggles worthy of targeting, RotoWire's Alex Spalding likes Hunter Pence's upside Friday against the Padres.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
Adam Duvall is always worth consideration against a ground-ball pitcher, and he'll have just that matchup Friday against the Brewers.
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FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
James Seltzer is rolling the dice on the inexpensive Dee Gordon, who is a boom-or-bust play for Thursday's FanDuel slate.
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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.
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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.
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FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Alex Spalding recommends rostering Chris Davis and other left-handed members of the high-octane Orioles offense Wednesday against the erratic Clay Buchholz.
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