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December 31, 2017
Collette Calls: December Transactions Analysis
Jason Collette analyzes the fallout from the notable transactions in December, including Dee Gordon, who has to to learn a new position after the Marlins traded him to the Mariners.
December 14, 2017
The Z Files: AL Central Playing Time Preview
Todd Zola checks out the roster situations in the AL Central and wonders why the White Sox seem so anxious to deal Jose Abreu.
August 17, 2017
Farm Futures: September Callup Candidates
James Anderson previews the minor leaguers most likely to get called up and have fantasy value in September and thinks Willy Adames could be a middle-infield upgrade for the Rays.
July 20, 2017
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.
July 19, 2017
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.
July 17, 2017
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.
July 16, 2017
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.
July 14, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
Juan Carlos Blanco brings us his selections for Friday's slate coming out of the All-Star break, turning to Mets ace Jacob deGrom at home against the Rockies.
July 4, 2017
MLB Barometer: Digging the Long Ball
Vlad Sedler gives us his MLB Barometer one last time before the All-Star break, turning his focus to baseball's biggest boppers and their outlooks for the rest of the season.
July 1, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Strasburg Hopes to Back Up Last Start
Todd Zola ranks this week's pitchers as Stephen Strasburg, who worked through back spasms last time out, gets two home starts.
June 30, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Greg Vara brings us his recommendations for Friday's FanDuel slate, turning to D-Backs star Paul Goldschmidt at home against the struggling Rockies.
Juan Carlos Blanco brings us his selections for Friday's slate, leading off with Mets hurler Jacob deGrom at home against the Phillies.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
In Friday's MLB matchups, Chris Bennett offers his favorite picks, including Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom, who seems to have found his groove, at home against Philadelphia.
June 25, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values
Greg Vara breaks down the FantasyDraft slate for Sunday as the Yankees' Aaron Judge looks to be the best among the higher-priced batters available.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Despite a lefty-on-lefty matchup, Juan Blanco explains why the Mets' Michael Conforto is still a solid fantasy option Sunday against the Giants.
June 24, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Zack on the Attack
Todd Zola ranks this weeks starting pitcher as Arizona's Zack Greinke continues to mow down batters, posting his highest K/9 in nearly a decade.
June 20, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Come Sale Away
Derek VanRiper looks at Tuesday's slate and wonders if there is a viable cash-game option other than Chris Sale.
June 17, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Kluber Climbing Back
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitching as Cleveland's Corey Kluber keeps chipping away at his hefty ERA with outstanding control.
June 16, 2017
Juan Carlos Blanco drops his best recommendations for Friday's FantasyDraft slate, pinpointing the Rockies' Nolan Arenado as a great selection at Coors Field against the Giants.
June 14, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Wednesday Values
The pitching crop for Wednesday's slate leaves plenty to be desired, which is why Greg Vara thinks paying up for Corey Kluber is the right call.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Christopher Olson digs into Wednesday's slate and likes the price tag on Bryce Harper as he faces struggling Braves right-hander Julio Teheran.
June 10, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Close at Top Price
Todd Zola breaks down this week's starting pitcher rankings as Boston's David Price has his velocity but is still fighting his command.
June 8, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker looks into Thursday's DraftKings slate, kicking his recommendations off with the Bucs' Gerrit Cole at home against the Marlins.
June 6, 2017
MLB Barometer: The Importance of Starting Pitching Depth
Vlad Sedler drops his MLB Barometer, opening with focusing on the importance of starting pitching depth before diving into his weekly risers and fallers.
June 3, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: To the Max
Todd Zola breaks down this week's pitcher rankings as Max Scherzer finds himself on top as he is keeping the homers in check this season.
June 2, 2017
Oak's Corner: Looking Back at May
Scott Jenstad reviews last month and details some players who had a May to remember, like Marlin first baseman Justin Bour and his 11 homers, or a May they’d rather forget.
May 28, 2017
Corey Dickerson has slowed down from his torrid run, but Greg Vara explains why he could have a big game Sunday against the Twins.
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Twins starter Kyle Gibson has struggled at Target Field this season, something that Rays third baseman Evan Longoria should be able to take advantage of Sunday.
With the Padres sending Jhoulys Chacin to the mound Sunday against the Nationals, Sasha Yodashkin says it's a great time to pay up for Bryce Harper.
May 27, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Sale of the Week
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers and it's not surprise that Chris Sale is on top with two starts for the Red Sox.
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