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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Delino DeShields Jr.'s name.
December 21, 2017
The Z Files: AL West Playing Time Preview
Todd Zola takes an early look at the job battles in the AL West and doesn't expect the A's to force top prospect Franklin Barreto into a starting role before he's ready.
September 11, 2017
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Cubs Without Arrieta
Jeff Stotts describes pitcher Jake Arrieta’s hamstring injury, which caused at least one missed start for the Cubs and might result in at least one more.
September 4, 2017
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Slow Rehab for Harper
Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper, who suffered a bone bruise in August, likely to return anytime soon, says Jeff Stotts, which makes him a fantasy liability this late in the season.
August 27, 2017
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist reviews the available talent in the AL player pool and recommends Delino DeShields to fantasy GMs in need of some steals down the stretch.
August 23, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Chris Bennett checks in with his suggestions for Wednesday's FanDuel slate, rounding things out with Yasiel Puig of the Dodgers against struggling Pirates starter Trevor Williams.
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin brings us his Wednesday DraftKings recommendations, including D-Backs outfielder A.J. Pollock on the road against the Mets.
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 19, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Adam Zdroik checks out Saturday's slate and suggests an affordable Rangers' mini-stack against vulnerable White Sox lefty Derek Holland that includes Mike Napoli.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
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
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
On a slate loaded with high-end pitchers, Greg Vara suggests superstar hurler Max Scherzer on the road against the lowly Padres.
July 24, 2017
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.
July 20, 2017
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.
June 20, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker delivers his DraftKings recommendations for Tuesday, kicking things off with Red Sox ace Chris Sale on the road in Kansas City.
May 11, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Greg Vara looks over Thursday's slate and recommends jumping back on Mookie Betts, whose salary remains low despite his recent hot streak.
May 10, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Home Run Data
Dave Regan turns his rumblings toward advanced home run stats, exploring several intriguing players as the month of May rolls on.
May 7, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Jose Quintana has pitched well this season, but it's not enough for Joel Bartilotta to avoid Manny Machado on Sunday.
April 30, 2017
Erik Siegrist sifts through the free agent pool in the American League and thinks Avisail Garcia's hot start makes him worth a look in shallow formats.
April 26, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Finding Value in the Lesser-owned
Dave Regan uses his weekly rumblings to look at a handful of potential waiver-wire candidates that are less than 20 percent owned in Yahoo leagues.
April 2, 2017
Erik Siegrist looks at some AL players who may have slipped through the cracks in early drafts and auctions and wound up in the Opening Day free agent pool, including a svelter Pablo Sandoval as he tries to revive his career in Boston.
April 1, 2017
Collette Calls: AL Tout Wars Recap
Jason Collettte reviews his strategy and results from his recent AL Tout Wars auction. Will Jose Altuve lead him to the Tout Wars title?
Oak's Corner: Sometimes Spring Does Matter
Scott Jenstad looks at a handful of players who forced their way onto Opening Day rosters with impressive springs, including Delino DeShields, who has been the biggest fantasy story of March.
March 29, 2017
Regan's Rumblings: Spring Training Standouts
Dave Regan rumbles about some of the biggest performers this spring, and whether he thinks they're the real deal heading into the 2017 season.
March 23, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Job Battles A-Z (v. 2.0)
Derek VanRiper checks in on the key job battles for all 30 teams as the final week of spring training approaches.
March 7, 2017
Collette Calls: AL LABR Review
Jason Collette investigates three fascinating aspects of the recent AL LABR auction -- speed, closers and shiny new toys. How much of a premium did Andrew Benintendi cost?
February 28, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Job Battles A-Z
Derek VanRiper takes a team-by-team look around the league at important job battles as spring training games are now underway.
February 21, 2017
The Wheelhouse: Finding Steals, AL Edition
In the second of a two-part series, Derek VanRiper takes a team-by-team look at the potential sources of steals for each American League team.
February 18, 2017
Collette Calls: Finding Cheap Steals
Jason Collette shows fantasy owners how to play the waiting game and find cheap steals by targeting the likes of Jose Peraza, whose newfound playing time makes him a stolen-base asset.
July 24, 2016
Erik Siegrist looks through American League waiver wires and finds that Danny Duffy is still criminally underowned in fantasy leagues.
July 1, 2016
The Saber's Edge: How Age Impacts Plate Discipline
Jeff Zimmerman looks at the relationship between a player's age and plate discipline, and perhaps it makes sense that Carlos Gomez's contact rate has nosedived this season.
May 16, 2016
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Boxberger Rehabbing Slowly
Jeff Stotts explains that following surgery in mid March, Rays closer Brad Boxberger is slowly progressing but will miss more time than the expected eight weeks.
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