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DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays
MLB   

RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian recommends his weekend value plays on DraftKings, including Stephen Strasburg against a weak Phillies offense.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: Undervalued Injury Bounce-Back Candidates
NFL   

Joel Bartilotta recommends targeting Jeremy Maclin and Trent Richardson on DraftKings, as both players are undervalued due to injuries from last season.

The Daily Duel: Cool Jerk
MLB   

After a dismal first half in 2014, Jedd Gyorko is healthy and underpriced on FanDuel. Kevin Payne is ready to take advantage of his discounted price.

Dominate Your Duel: Using Predictive Metrics
MLB   

RotoWire's Christopher Olson takes a look at two unorthodox metrics that can help you predict player production down the stretch.

Minor League Barometer: Navigating the Tradewinds
MLB   

A number of prospects have new homes after the trade deadline, but Kyle Crick isn't going anywhere.

NFL Barometer: Risers and Fallers After One Week
NFL   

Rob Gronkowski looks like he'll be ready for Week 1

Friday Lineup Card: Streaky J.P. For Me?
MLB   

Recognizing value even among streaky hitters can be a bit tricky...

According to the Data: At What Age Do Running Backs Decline?
NFL   

Keith Platte shows the drop off starts earlier than you might think.

The Saber's Edge: Utilizing Velocity Decline
MLB   

Pitchers lose velocity as they age, but how much of a drop does it take to become a red flag? Jeff Zimmerman looks at Mat Latos and other pitchers working with less velocity in 2014.

Mound Musings: The Tradewinds Continue to Blow
MLB   

Do the Cardinals have the magic to help Justin Masterson turn around his season?

Thursday Lineup Card: Smells Like Roses
MLB   

Short Hops Podcast: Swap Meet
MLB   

Can the Cards fix Justin Masterson? DVR and Bernie get ready for the non-waiver trade deadline, discuss the deals that have already gone down, and much more!

The Clean Sheets: Reviewing Early FPL Midfielder Pricing
SOCCER   

Can a healthy Aaron Ramsey lead all Premier League midfielders in goals this season?

GoBowling.com 400 Preview: Pocono Reloaded
NASCAR   

The Sprint Cup Series heads to Pocono this week where Jeff Gordon has simply awe-inspiring career numbers.

Behind the Numbers: Beating Spring Predictions
MLB   

A 2011 first-round pick, Sonny Gray is well on his way to ace status, a little sooner than perhaps expected.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Bet on Brett
MLB   

The Colorado rotation is often a place where good pitchers go to die, but lefty Brett Anderson is doing his best to rewrite that narrative.

PGA Tour Stats Review: Entering the WGC-Bridgestone
GOLF   

Keegan Bradley has played at this event and excels in the stats categories necessary to win.

MLB Daily Games Strategy: Getting What You Pay For
MLB   

RotoWire's Renee Miller digs into the starting pitching advanced stats to see what coorelates best with DFS scoring.

WGC-Bridgestone Preview: Can Rory Keep Rolling?
GOLF   

With the PGA Championship around the corner, Rory McIlroy looks to build on his three top-10s in five appearances at Firestone.

MLB Barometer: Minor Disappointment
MLB   

Mike Minor has been a disappointment for many fantasy owners this season, including RotoWire's Vlad Sedler.

Tuesday Lineup Card: The Strike-Thrower
MLB   

In Some Depth: Out of Hand
MLB   

Eric Hosmer has shown signs of rebounding from his poor first half in July, but a hand injury recently opened up time at first base for Billy Butler and Raul Ibanez.

Daily Baseball 101: Breaking Down DraftKings Pitching
MLB   

Michael Rathburn delves into the data to show you the best and worst pitching values on DraftKings

DraftKings Fantasy Football: Targeting Players Based on Injuries
NFL   

Ben Slocum identifies some injury-prone players and how to take advantage of their absences on DraftKings.

Offseason Barometer: Derrick Henry Moving Up
COLLEGE FOOTBALL   

Derrick Henry was a playmaking revelation for Alabama late in his freshman season last year, and the offseason arrest of fellow Alabama RB Kenyan Drake should help Henry get his foot further into the door in 2014.

Weekly Recap: Furyk Can't Finish
GOLF   

Jim Furyk is having his best season sinc 2010, but he still hasn't won in four years.

NASCAR   

NASCAR Barometer: Gordon's Drive for Five
NASCAR   

Jeff Gordon captured his fifth victory Sunday at the Brickyard as he had one of the fastest cars all weekend.

Monday Lineup Card: Fly Hawaiian
MLB   

Jedd Gyorko returns to the Padres on Monday for his first action since hitting the DL in early June.

FAAB Factor-AL: Moose Tacos
MLB   

Though Mike Moustakas's batting average remains a concern, he still merits a higher ownership rate in mixed leagues due to his power, writes RotoWire's Andrew Martinez.

2014 NBA Rookie Projection: Julius Randle
NBA   

RotoWire's Marc Roberts looks at the best, average, and worst-case scenarios for No. 7 pick Julius Randle in his seventh of a series of articles detailing the projected value of the top rookies for 2014-15.

FAAB Factor-NL: Reunited - Will It Feel So Good?
MLB   

Jake Peavy's trade to the Giants reunites him with former manager Bruce Bochy? Can he conjure similar results now that he's back in the NL?

Draftster MLB: Trade Talk and Player Picks
MLB   

With trades shaking up the landscape a little, will Jake Peavy be a good play against the Dodgers in his first start as a member of the Giants?

Pitching Value Meter: Darvish Still Dealing
MLB   

Yu Darvish is having a down year that most pitchers would kill for, and this week he gets two starts.

Sunday Lineup Card: Yankees Look To Go Greene
MLB   

A look at Sunday’s matchups (all times Eastern)

Collette Calls: Returning to Form
MLB   

While many expected a disappointing 2014 season to continue with a move to New York, Brandon McCarthy has turned things around since joining the Yankees.

Saturday Lineup Card: New Life
MLB   

After flaming out in San Diego, Chase Headley has new life with the move the Bronx.

Minor League Barometer: Next Stop, the Bronx
MLB   

Luis Severino is having a breakout season and might be ready to help the Yankees as early as next year.

The Daily Duel: Rocky Road
MLB   

Wilin Rosario's home numbers this season have lagged behind his career marks, but Kevin Payne likes his current price on the eve of a weekend series at Coors Field.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: New Faces in New Places - Wide Receivers
NFL   

Joel Bartilotta examines wideouts who switched teams this offseason while looking for values on DraftKings.

House of Shlain: Rapid Riser
MLB   

Nick Shlain liked Joe Ross upon first seeing him in the Midwest League last season, and the Padres have already bumped him to Double-A in 2014.

Dominate Your Duel: Considering Weather Conditions
MLB   

With FanDuel recently debuting a weather tracking feature, RotoWire's Christopher Olson examines the impact of weather factors when selecting a daily lineup.

Friday Lineup Card: Phelps Offers Mid-Season Rotation Help
MLB   

The Yankees have been looking for stability in their rotation of late...

DraftKings MLB: Weekend Value Plays
MLB   

Jerry Donabedian runs through the value plays on DraftKings over the weekend, including Coco Crisp and other left-handed hitting Athletics.

Mound Musings: Playing for Keeps
MLB   

For many owners, it's time to look toward next season, and that means identifying arms, like Nathan Eovaldi, who are the real deal.

The Saber's Edge: BABIP Swings
MLB   

Lonnie Chisenhall's 2014 breakout has been fueled by a significant shift in BABIP. How rare is an increase of that magnitude? Jeff Zimmerman dives into the numbers.

Short Hops Podcast: Episode 50: The Big Five-O
MLB   

DVR and Bernie hit the 50th episode mark and discuss Chase Headley in pinstripes, the Angels' acquisition of Huston Street, the ongoing struggles of Dustin Pedroia, and much more!

Behind the Numbers: Second-Half Surgers
MLB   

Jayson Werth has started the second half on fire, and the numbers show he is seeing the ball well this season.

PGA Tour Stats Review: Entering the Canadian Open
GOLF   

Graeme McDowell snuck into the top 10 last week at the Open Championship and is first on the PGA Tour in strokes gained-putting.

The Clean Sheets: Reviewing Early FPL Forwards Pricing
SOCCER   

Nick and Andrew discuss early Fantasy Premier League pricing, including Robin van Persie's £12.5 tag, which is the highest in the game.

Daily Fantasy Football 101: TradeSports Football Contests
NFL   

Jerry Donabedian explores some of the new features on TradeSports, including an NFL Rookies contest where Johnny Manziel looks like a solid option.

John Wayne Walding 400 Preview: 20 Years of NASCAR Racing at Indy
NASCAR   

Jimmie Johnson heads into Indy looking for his fifth victory at the historic speedway.

Canadian Open Preview: The Tour Heads North
GOLF   

This might be the perfect place for Jim Furyk to get back into the winner's circle, as he seems to have an affinity for golfing north of the border.

MLB Daily Games Strategy: Adding ISO To Your Arsenal
MLB   

Looking for a way to sort out the variance in submitting your hitting lineups? Renee Miller suggests adding ISO to your toolbox.

Diamond Cuts: Tulo-git To Quit
MLB   

Troy Tulowitzki finally hit the DL on Tuesday for the first time this season with his thigh injury.

MLB Barometer: The Price is Wong
MLB   

Vlad Sedler basks in the glow of the RotoWire company trip to Las Vegas and raises the status of Kolten Wong in this week's edition.

Injury Analysis: Risks and Rewards at WR
NFL   

AJ Green should be one of the safer picks in this year's drafts. Megatron? Not so much.

In Some Depth: Brave New World
MLB   

The Braves have already cast Dan Uggla aside. Is it time for them to cut bait on B.J. Upton next? Ryan Eisner explores that and a few other potential job changes in this week's edition.

Tuesday Lineup Card: McCarthyism
MLB   

Unlucky and underrated, Brandon McCarthy looks like a strong second-half option in a wide variety of formats.

DraftKings MLB: Value Plays for the Week
MLB   

Seattle's Hisashi Iwakuma and San Francisco's Ryan Vogelsong highlight Jerry Donabedian's list of solid value plays this week.

British Open Recap: One Step Closer to Greatness
GOLF   

Rory McIlroy took another step toward historical greatness by capturing the Open Championship, leaving him one major short from the career grand slam.

Daily Baseball 101: Breaking Down Vegas Data - Part II (Run Totals)
MLB   

RotoWire's Michael Rathburn dives deep into the numbers to find the best Vegas data regarding run totals.

NFL   

Benjamin Slocum highlights run defenses to target in DraftKings' fantasy football contests this upcoming season.

From the Press Box: Free Agency - Part I
NHL   

Paul Bruno breaks down the offseason moves of each franchise this summer, and talks about their ongoing salary cap situations. Jason Spezza was one of the big movers, joining the Dallas Stars.

Monday Lineup Card: Leave It To Lee
MLB   

All the info you need for Monday's daily action.

FAAB Factor-AL: Buyer Beware
MLB   

Danny Salazar returns to the majors this week, but RotoWire's Andrew Martinez preaches caution in your bidding.

FAAB Factor-NL: Vacancy In San Diego
MLB   

With Huston Street now on the Angels, who will close for the Padres? RotoWire's Jan Levine answers that question and gives you his FAAB bids for the week.

Pitching Value Meter: Smooth Saling
MLB   

As the second half gets into full swing, Chris Sale gets two teams this week that he usually dominates.

Sunday Lineup Card: Reel In Chris Young
MLB   

A look at Sunday’s matchups

Diamond Cuts: All-Scar Team
MLB   

In the year of the Tommy John Surgery, Jose Fernandez's injury has been the most impactful. Jeff Stotts reveals the rest of his annual All-Scar team in this week's article.

Advanced Stats Analysis: Lance Stephenson's Value with the Hornets
NBA   

Lance Stephenson has signed with the Charlotte Hornets. How will a move from the Pacers to the Hornets affect his fantasy value?

Saturday Lineup Card: d'Arnaud Regrets
MLB   

Travis d'Arnaud has been swinging a hot bat since his recall from Triple-A, and is now occupying the fifth spot in the order for the Mets.

Pitching Value Meter: Second-Half Kickoff
MLB   

All-Star starter Felix Hernandez is back in action as the second half kicks off this weekend.

Dominate Your Duel: Examining Conventional Wisdom
MLB   

RotoWire's Christopher Olson examines some of the most common daily fantasy advice, helping you build the most profitable lineup each day.

The Daily Duel: Bringing Up Buster
MLB   

Giants catcher Buster Posey scuffled in the final two weeks leading into the All-Star break, making him a nice value on FanDuel, as Kevin Payne writes.

DraftKings Fantasy Football: New Faces in New Places - Runnning Backs
NFL   

Joel Bartilotta highlights running backs who were on the move this offseason and will provide early-season value on DraftKings.

Short Hops Podcast: Second Half Primer
MLB   

DVR and Bernie discuss the Futures Game, Home Run Derby, and All-Star Game, while sharing their expectations for the second half of the season.

Friday Lineup Card: Rookie Pitcher deGrom Groovin' Along
MLB   

The Mets continue to provide a surprising source of pitching help for fantasy owners...

Fielkow's Law NBA: Nikola Mirotic Finally Joins the Bulls
NBA   

Nikola Mirotic has earned several awards overseas since being drafted 23rd overall in 2011, but will his success abroad lead to success as an NBA rookie?

Minor League Barometer: Promotion Time for Prospects
MLB   

Corey Seager is among a number of prospects who have earned recent promotions as he'll head to Double-A for the Dodgers.

2014 NBA Rookie Projection: Dante Exum
NBA   

RotoWire's Marc Roberts looks at the best, average, and worst-case scenarios for No. 5 pick Dante Exum in his fifth of a series of articles detailing the projected value of the top rookies for 2014-15.

Mound Musings: Looking into the Future
MLB   

Noah Syndergaard is one of many prospects who impressed at the Futures Game, but as a closer?

LABR Look: All-Star Impact
MLB   

Bobby Colton reviews the current LABR Mixed League Standings and illustrates how important it has been to get the elite players in the game.

Prospects Analysis: Updated Top Prospects List
NHL   

How does our Top 100 prospects list look now that draftees like Aaron Ekblad are included in the ranks? Take a look at the latest and greatest from Jon Litterine.

MLB Barometer: Cano vs. Rendon
MLB   

Would you rather own Robinson Cano or Anthony Rendon the rest of the way? Erik Siegrist fills in for Vlad Sedler this week and suggests that the answer isn't as clear as it might seem.

Draftster MLB: The Return of Weekly Picks
MLB   

There's plenty of offensive value this week on Draftster with struggling pitchers going up against potent lineups, but Boston's Clay Buchholz is one of the exceptions.

Behind the Numbers: 10 First-Half Breakouts
MLB   

The groundball-loving Dallas Keuchel had a surprising first half, but can he keep it up in the second half?

Advanced Stats Analysis: Luol Deng's Value with the Heat
NBA   

Luol Deng agreed to sign with the Miami Heat. How will a move from the Cavaliers to the Heat affect his fantasy value?

Advanced Stats Analysis: Trevor Ariza's Value with the Rockets
NBA   

Trevor Ariza agreed to sign with the Houston Rockets. How will a move from the Wizards to the Rockets affect his fantasy value?

Advanced Stats Analysis: Paul Pierce's Value with the Wizards
NBA   

Paul Pierce agreed to sign with the Washington Wizards. How will a move from a role with limited minutes on the Nets to a potentially bigger role on the Wizards affect his fantasy value?

The Reshuffle List: Fallout From the Final Reshuffle
GOLF   

Patrick Cantlay needs one big finish in the last month of the regular season, and he has a couple things going for him that might help him do just that.

Collette Calls: Breaking Down Brantley
MLB   

Raw numbers alone don't explain Michael Brantley's breakout, but as Jason Collette writes, there was at least one scout who saw signs of improvement in 2013.

PGA Tour Stats Review: Entering the British Open
GOLF   

Rickie Fowler has played well in the majors this year and enters the Open Championship in strong form.

Injury Analysis: Running Back Risks and Rewards
NFL   

Montee Ball should be one of the safer RB picks in this year's drafts

British Open Preview: Great Scott?
GOLF   

After knocking on the door the last few seasons, this could be the year Adam Scott breaks through at the Open Championship.

Advanced Stats Analysis: Chandler Parsons' Value with the Mavericks
NBA   

Chandler Parsons agreed to sign with the Mavericks. How will a move from a limited role on the Rockets to a focal role on the Mavericks affect his fantasy value?

Majors Value Meter: British Open Rankings
GOLF   

Rory McIlroy heads to Royal Liverpool as the man to beat at this year's Open Championship.

Daily Baseball 101: Breaking Down Vegas Data - Part I (Pitching)
MLB   

RotoWire's Michael Rathburn dives deep into the numbers to find the best Vegas data pitching values.