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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Kenley Jansen's name.
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
Collette Calls: New Pitch Fact Check
Jason Collette checks the outcomes of pitchers who said in spring they were adding a new pitch this year. Who actually followed through and what difference did it make?
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.
September 21, 2017
Mound Musings: The 2017 Season Pitching Awards Issue
As the regular season draws to a close, Brad Johnson presents his list of winners and losers, including Angels pitcher Garrett Richards, who earned himself Johnson’s Tommy John award.
September 1, 2017
Oak's Corner: Ranking 2018 Closers
With the 2017 season winding down, Scott Jenstad ranks the top 10 closers for 2018. At the top of his list is Kenley Jansen, who has posted an ERA under 3.00 in all seven of his seasons to go along with massive strikeout numbers.
August 27, 2017
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine runs down the NL's waiver pickups for this week, including a look at Patrick Corbin, who's in the midst of a lengthy hot stretch.
August 22, 2017
MLB Barometer: Six Weeks Left
Vlad Sedler explores the MLB landscape in this week's edition of the Barometer, honing in on Rougned Rodor of the Rangers as one of his risers with six weeks left in the season.
August 8, 2017
MLB Barometer: Finishing Strong
Vlad Sedler gets into his MLB Barometer again this week, this time sharing some tips about how to finish your fantasy season strong before discussing his risers and fallers.
August 3, 2017
Mound Musings: Trade Deadline Repercussions
Brad Johnson examines some of the more significant pitching trades, like A’s starter Sonny Gray, who goes to the New York in a move that could make the Yankees the AL East favorite.
Regan's Rumblings: Closing Time
Dave Regan shifts his rumblings toward exploring the ninth-inning pitching situation for each of baseball's 30 teams with the trade deadlne in the rearview.
July 27, 2017
Mound Musings: Revisiting My 2017 'Home' League
As the season progresses, Brad Johnson examines the additions, subtractions and evolution of the roles in the staff of his home league, featuring Noah Syndergaard, who hasn’t played since April.
July 11, 2017
Collette Calls: Bullpen Watch at the Break
Jason Collette reviews each team's bullpen and looks at who might move as we enter the second half with the trade deadline approaching.
July 6, 2017
Farm Futures: Top 100 Dynasty League Rankings Update
James Anderson offers an update to his dynasty league rankings and notes a number of big movers from the preseason, including burgeoning Yankees superstar Aaron Judge.
July 5, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Regan's All-Stars
Dave Regan rumbles about his fantasy All-Stars with the midsummer classic looming.
June 22, 2017
Mound Musings: I’m Buying!
Brad Johnson discusses some pitchers with upside lurking on waiver wires, including Reds’ starter Brandon Finnegan who should provide quality innings once he’s healthy.
The Z Files: Closing Time
Todd Zola looks at the factors that go into projecting second-half save totals, and whether Kenley Jansen's numbers in that category will catch up to the rest of his performance.
June 21, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: 10 Players With Suprisingly High WARs
Dave Regan rumbles about 10 players with surprisingly high WARs as the halfway-mark of the season approaches.
June 16, 2017
Oak's Corner: This Week’s Players of Note
Scott Jenstad notes that Miami’s Marcell Ozuna is having a monster season so far, hitting .333 with 17 homers and 47 RBI, and could be at his peak value.
June 4, 2017
Michael Rusignola scours the waiver wire for this week's free agents to consider, as Robbie Ray looks like a breakout candidate for the Diamondbacks this year.
June 1, 2017
Mound Musings: A Scouting Notebook
Brad Johnson shares what he watches for when observing a game. On his list of things he loves is seeing how a particular pitcher handles a serious jam, something at which Ranger Yu Darvish excels.
May 23, 2017
MLB Barometer: Catching Lightning in a Bottle
It's MLB Barometer time again, with Vlad Sedler checking in this week about the importance of buying low on the waiver wire while the window of opportunity remains open.
May 18, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Closer Watch
As ninth-inning roles turn over due to poor performance and injuries, Derek VanRiper shares his updated closer rankings.
April 21, 2017
Oak's Corner: Who’s Hot, Who’s Cold?
In this week’s column, Scott Jenstad discusses his concern for Toronto’s Jose Bautista’s awful start to the 2017 campaign where’s he currently hitting .109 with zero homers and one RBI.
April 16, 2017
Jan Levine's weekly look at waiver wire includes Archie Bradley, who has found new life in the Arizona bullpen, working himself into the closer conversation.
April 10, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Building Around Four Arms
Derek VanRiper looks back at his NFBC Main Event draft strategy, which featured pitchers with each of his first four picks. Can it work?
April 9, 2017
Jan Levine scours the waiver wire for players who can help fantasy teams, like Arizona's Chris Owings, who could be a nice source of steals while qualifying multiple positions.
April 6, 2017
Mound Musings: My 2017 “Home” League Mound Corps
This week Brad Johnson gives readers a look into his own fantasy pitching staff for his highly competitive hometown keeper league. One of the stars of his roster is Noah Syndergaard.
April 4, 2017
MLB Barometer: One Man's NFBC
Vlad Sedler's first Barometer of the regular season follows his NFBC Main Event draft, which saw D-Backs star Paul Goldschmidt fall to him at pick 13.
March 28, 2017
The Wheelhouse: When Auction Plans Go Wrong
What do you do when an auction doesn't start off as planned? Derek VanRiper shares his experience from Saturday's Tout Wars Mixed League Auction.
March 16, 2017
Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the NL West
Brad Johnson tackles the NL West this week in his pitching rotation coverage of each team. Can any other team in the division compete with the Dodgers and Clayton Kershaw?
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