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MLB Barometer: FAAB Budget Management
Vlad Sedler tunes us into his MLB Barometer again this week, looking at the importance of managing your FAAB budget before getting into his risers and fallers.
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Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Correa Tears UCL
Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa is expected to miss six weeks after sustaining a ulnar collateral ligament tear in his thumb, the same injury that saw Mike Trout miss significant time.
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AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist scans the free-agent pool in the American League as the Yoan Moncada Era officially begins for the White Sox.
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NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jeff Erickson highlights the top waiver-wire options in the National League, including the arrival of J.D. Martinez from the Tigers.
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Collette Calls: The Other Side of Recent Deals
Jason Collette looks at which players stand to gain playing time now that bigger names have moved on in recent trades. What does Sean Doolittle's departure mean in Oakland?
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Weekly Hitter Rankings: Jays' Lucky Seven
Todd Zola ranks the hitters for the week as the Blue Jays are one of the few clubs to get seven games this week, and all are at home.
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Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Dominant deGrom
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Mets' Jacob deGrom looks to continue his dominating run with two starts in pitchers' parks.
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Oak's Corner: Thames Is Striking Out
In his weekly recap, Scott Jenstad examines the long slump that’s keeping Milwaukee’s Eric Thames fantasy numbers abysmally low.
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Mound Musings: The Trade Winds Are Blowing
Brad Johnson examines recent pitching trades and what impact it can have on a pitcher’s season. Jose Quintana recently made the cross-town move from the White Sox to the Cubs.
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The Z Files: The Value of a Two-Start Week
Todd Zola digs into his pitcher ranking methodology to determine just how much impact a two-start week can have in place of a single start from a pitcher producing league-average numbers, such as Jake Arrieta.
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Regan's Rumblings: Prospects Set to Contribute
Dave Regan gets his rumble on with an eye toward the second half, focusing on prospects set to make a splash down the stretch.
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Farm Futures: Road Trip Report
James Anderson caught a few minor-league games last week and got a first-hand look at a number of top prospects, including impressive Braves hurler Mike Soroka.
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Minor League Barometer: Movers and Shakers
Jesse Siegel tunes us into what's happening in the minors after the All-Star break, which includes a look at Braves outfield prospect Ronald Acuna.
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MLB Barometer: Forecasting the Second Half
Vlad Sedler is back with his MLB Barometer after the All-Star break, as he looks toward the second half and which players are poised to help (or hinder) your fantasy squad down the stretch.
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Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Buxton Out with Groin Injury
The Minnesota Twins placed Byron Buxton on the 10-day DL after suffering a groin strain. Though Buxton isn’t expected to miss additional time, Jeff Stotts wars that groin injuries can linger.
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NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine features this week's waiver-wire prospects, including the big prize for NL-only leagues as Jose Quintana joins the Cubs.
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AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist reviews the AL free-agent pool with the trade deadline approaching and thinks a rejuvenated Danny Salazar is ready to make an impact for Cleveland.
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Collette Calls: Who Am I?
Jason Collette looks at six mystery players who are either heating up or cooling down and challenges fantasy owners to name the player. Time for ... Who Am I?
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Weekly Hitter Rankings: O's at Home All Week
Todd Zola breaks down the hitter rankings for this week as the Orioles lead the way with seven games at Camden Yards.
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Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Second-Half Surge for Kershaw?
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers, as Clayton Kershaw, who looks poised for a second-half surge, is one of the few elite hurlers with two starts.
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Oak's Corner: The First Half That Was
Scott Jenstad focuses on the second half of the season by taking inventory of his teams and strategizing for the final months, beginning with discussing disappointments including the Astro’s Alex Bregman.
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The Z Files: Reviewing Rest-of-Season Pitcher Projections
Todd Zola follows up last week's column with a look at second-half projections for some top pitchers, including an expectation that better days are ahead for Justin Verlander.
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Weekly Hitter Rankings: BoSox-Yanks Lead Pack
Todd Zola breaks down this weekend's games from a hitter perspective as the Red Sox and Yankees get a leg up with a twin bill Sunday.
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Weekly Pitcher Rankings: The Second Half Kicks Off
Todd Zola ranks the starting pitchers for this weekend's first post-break games. Corey Kluber lands in the top spot with start at the A's.
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Mound Musings: Looking at the Future
Brad Johnson examines the annual Futures Game, which showcases up and coming talent, and in the Notable Rotation Happenings he discusses the return of Madison Bumgarner.
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FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Kevin Payne checks out Tuesday's slate and notes that Freddie Freeman's new third base eligibility creates some interesting roster possibilities.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin delivers his Tuesday Yahoo picks, including Rays veteran slugger Evan Longoria at home against Wade Miley and the Birds.
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DraftKings MLB: Monday Picks
Christopher Olson brings us his picks for Monday's DraftKings slate, rolling with Dodgers super-rookie Cody Bellinger against Bartolo Colon and the visiting Twins.
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FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Greg Vara gets into his recommendations for Monday's slate, kicking things off with Mets hurler Jacob deGrom on the road in San Diego.
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FantasyDraft MLB: Monday Values
Juan Carlos Blanco drops his best recommendations for Monday's slate, rolling with the Zack Greinke of the D-Backs on the bump at home against the Braves.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
Adam Zdroik surveys Monday's slate and expects Steven Souza's huge July to continue against struggling Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Andrew Benintendi has been very solid against right-handed hitters away from Fenway Park, and he has an excellent matchup Sunday against the Angels.
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FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values
Even with Clayton Kershaw available, RotoWire's Greg Vara explains why the Indians' Corey Kluber is the top pitching option Sunday.
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DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Giancarlo Stanton won't come cheaply, but Chris Olson explains why the Marlins outfielder is worth the fantasy investment Sunday against the Reds.
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FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
The Reds-Marlins series hasn't been as high scoring as many expected, but Chris Bennett still likes Joey Votto's upside Sunday.
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FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Chris Bennett scopes out Saturday's slate and expects good things from the entire Marlins outfield, making Christian Yelich -- its cheapest member -- a strong play.
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DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Adam Zdroik looks over Saturday's slate and recommends stocking up on Astros, including Jose Altuve, against Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman.
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FantasyDraft MLB: Saturday Values
Andrew McCutchen has been hot since June 1, and Juan Blanco explains why the Pirates outfielder should continue to have success Saturday against the Rockies.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
With left-hander Wade Miley on the hill for the Orioles, RotoWire's Greg Vara is all over Astros second baseman Jose Altuve.
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FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Greg Vara looks over Friday's FanDuel slate, suggesting there's no reason to deviate from Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton on the road in hitter-friendly Cincinnati.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
For Friday's slate of games, Chris Bennett likes New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia. He's allowed two or fewer runs in seven of his last eight outings.
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FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
Juan Carlos Blanco explores Friday's slate, kicking his recommendations off with Twins ace Ervin Santana at home against the Tigers.
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DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Christopher Olson delivers his picks for Friday's DraftKings slate, reminding us that it's Chris Sale time again on the road against the Angels.
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FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
Kevin Payne thinks Kyle Seager of the Mariners provides plenty of value Thursday in the series opener against the Yankees at Safeco.
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FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values
Adam Zdroik checks in with his FantasyDraft selections for Thursday, including the Rangers' Mike Napoli on the road in Baltimore against Wade Miley.
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DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker delivers his DraftKings recommendations for Thursday's all-day slate, starting with Giants ace Madison Bumgarner at home against the Padres.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Greg Vara spots a couple of stacking opportunities on Thursday's slate, including Jose Bautista and the Blue Jays facing Doug Fister in Fenway.
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DFS Baseball 101: First-Half Team Batting Reports
Michael Rathburn looks at which teams were the best value from a salary perspective in the first half of the season. The results for some teams, like the Rockies, likely will surprise DFS players.
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FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Adam Zdroik subs in with his best recommendations for Wednesday's slate, including the Rangers' Mike Napoli on the road at Camden Yards.
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FantasyDraft MLB: Wednesday Values
Justin Turner has hit left-handed hitting very well this season, and he has a solid matchup Wednesday against the White Sox to keep it going.
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