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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Mike Trout's name.
October 5, 2017
The Z Files: Making My Pitch For KDS Draft Slots
Todd Zola looks at data from the 2017 NFBC Main Event leagues to determine his optimal draft slots. and finds that Corey Kluber was on a lot of championship rosters.
September 27, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Wrapping Up 2017
Dave Regan checks in for the final time this season, using his rumblings to hand out some hardware to the majors' top players.
September 28, 2017
The Z Files: Arms and the Man
Todd Zola offers different strategies for assembling a competitive pitching staff as he preps for his first 2018 draft, and notes that Clayton Kershaw can no longer be considered in a tier of his own.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Greg Vara recommends an Angels mini-stack headlined Mike Trout on Thursday as the team tries to stay in the wild-card picture.
September 26, 2017
MLB Barometer: Curtain Call
Vlad Sedler delivers his MLB Barometer for the very last time this season, turning his focus to the league's best hitters and how they project to fare heading into 2018.
September 20, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Things I Wonder About as the Season Winds Down
Dave Regan focuses his rumblings on things that he's wondering about as the 2017 campaign draws to a close, like whether this season's performance by Giancarlo Stanton is his new norm.
September 21, 2017
The Z Files: With the 12th Pick...
Todd Zola looks ahead to his first 2018 draft and the wealth of options he and DVR have on the table for their first two picks, potentially including oft-injured superstar Bryce Harper.
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin gets into his Wednesday DraftKings selections, rounding things out with Cardinals outfielder Dexter Fowler on the road in Cinci.
September 17, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values
Corey Kluber has been so dominant that Greg Vara wonders if there is a price too high for fantasy owners, especially home against the Royals.
September 15, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
Juan Carlos Blanco checks in with his Friday recommendations, rolling with D-Backs hurler Robbie Ray on the road in San Francisco.
Oak's Corner: 2018 First Rounders
Scott Jenstad chooses his top picks for 2018, featuring Colorado’s Charlie Blackmon who currently ranks top in the 10 in MLB in batting average, runs scored and homers, and is in the top 25 in RBI.
September 8, 2017
Juan Carlos Blanco brings us his selections for Friday's slate, kicking things off with Nats ace Max Scherzer at home against the Phillies.
September 4, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Greg Vara is rolling with the Cubs' Anthony Rizzo on Labor Day against Chad Kuhl and the Pirates.
FantasyDraft MLB: Monday Values
It's Jake Arrieta time again for Juan Carlos Blanco's Labor Day edition of his FantasyDraft picks.
September 3, 2017
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist checks out the free-agent pool in the American League, where Garrett Richards is the latest young Angel to come off the DL and bolster their rotation.
The Cubs are one of the better stacking options on Sunday's slate, and Kris Bryant makes for a solid part of it with a lefty on the mound.
September 2, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Albert Pujols has been hitting well of late, and he provides some nice salary savings to help fit in two elite pitchers Saturday.
August 29, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Tuesday Values
Greg Vara suggests that the Rockies' Charlie Blackmon is too tough to pass up at home against Michael Fulmer and the Tigers.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin brings us his Tuesday Yahoo picks, suggesting that it's a great time to pay top dollar for Angels superstar Mike Trout.
August 25, 2017
Oak's Corner: Frustrating Season for Bautista Owners
Scott Jenstad laments drafting Blue Jay’s right fielder Jose Bautista, whose 20 homers, 54 RBI and .211 batting average has not lived up to his ADP of 110.
August 24, 2017
Greg Vara looks over Thursday's slate and recommends a Cubs mini-stack headlined by Anthony Rizzo against Reds right-hander Sal Romano.
August 22, 2017
Minor League Barometer: September Looms
Jesse Siegel gets into his weekly Minor League Barometer with the September call-up period right around the corner.
Sasha Yodashkin delivers his best Tuesday Yahoo recommendations, kicking things off with D-Backs hurler Patrick Corbin on the road against the Mets.
August 20, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin delivers his Sunday Yahoo recommendations, turning toward surging Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz on the road in Tampa
There are a number of viable stack options on Sunday's slate, and RotoWire's Greg Vara is interested in the Diamondbacks' Jake Lamb.
August 19, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Saturday Values
Given Braves starter Julio Teheran's struggles against left-handed hitters this year, Juan Blanco is turning his attention to Reds first baseman Joey Votto on Saturday.
With the Reds sending Robert Stephenson to the mound Saturday, Greg Vara is going to be all over Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman.
August 18, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
Although Dallas Keuchel hasn’t dominated since returning from the DL, Chris Bennett anticipates he’ll do well against the A’s who rank 26th with a .298 wOBA against lefties.
August 12, 2017
Mike Moustakas continues to hit right-handed pitching well, and he has an excellent matchup Saturday against the White Sox to keep it going.
August 11, 2017
In Friday’s slate of games, Chris Bennett thinks White Sox’s Jose Abreu matches up well against Kansas City’s Danny Duffy, who’s allowing an exploitable .345 wOBA to righties on the road.
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