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November 16, 2017
The Z Files: 2018 Pitching Tiers
Todd Zola gives a peek at his initial pitching tiers for next season and discusses whether Madison Bumgarner still belongs among the elite.
October 4, 2017
Collette Calls: Reviewing AL Bold Predictions
Jason Collette looks back at his predictions for the American League this year. Some proved prescient, others did not.
June 18, 2017
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist looks over the free agent pool in the American League and notes a number of veteran pitchers poised to come off the DL and help your roster, including Hisashi Iwakuma.
June 11, 2017
Erik Siegrist dips into the American League free agent pool and thinks Aaron Hicks' skill growth makes him a good bet to continue producing as the Yankees' starting center fielder.
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 9, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Christopher Olson makes his best recommendations for Friday's DraftKings slate, including the Nats' Daniel Murphy in an attractive matchup against the visiting Rangers.
FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
Juan Carlos Blanco drops his best recommendations for Friday's FantasyDraft slate, keying on the Indians' Corey Kluber on the bump at home against the White Sox.
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.
May 28, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Xander Bogaerts has just one home run this season, but Chris Olson explains why the Red Sox shortstop could have a big game Sunday against the Mariners.
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.
May 25, 2017
The Z Files: Recalibrating Expectations, Pitching Edition
Todd Zola looks at pitchers whose rest-of-season earnings projection has dropped the most from Opening Day, including Cubs ace Jake Arrieta.
May 23, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin brings us his Tuesday Yahoo picks, including D-Backs third baseman Jake Lamb in an attractive home matchup versus the White Sox.
FantasyDraft MLB: Tuesday Values
RotoWire's Greg Vara is looking toward an Astros stack Tuesday against the Tigers, which means Jose Altuve is firmly on his radar.
May 20, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Carrasco Fights Off Injury Bug
Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings has Carlos Carrasco on top in a two-start week after he dodged an injury bullet and had a start pushed back.
May 17, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Chris Bennett explores his vest value picks for Wednesday's slate, leading off with Matt Shoemaker toeing the rubber at home against the White Sox.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Christopher Olson looks over Wednesday's slate and expects Bryce Harper to tee off against Pirates right-hander Gerrit Cole's fastball.
May 13, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Strasburg's Still Healthy
Atop the NL in Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings is Stephen Strasburg, who perhaps surprisingly has managed to stay healthy in the year of the injury.
May 12, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Greg Vara likes Brandon Drury of the Diamondbacks at home against Tyler Glasnow and the lowly Bucs on Friday.
Christopher Olson explores his best picks for Friday, including Cards hurler Mike Leake in a rivalry matchup with the Cubs.
May 11, 2017
Mound Musings: Know When to Fold 'Em?
Brad Johnson examines whether itís time to let go of that poor performer youíve been holding on to and cites some examples of major strugglers like Cardinal Adam Wainwright.
May 6, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: It's Shark Week in SF
Todd Zola likes what he's seeing from Jeff Samardzija, whose bloated ERA doesn't match his underlying numbers. That and more in this week's pitcher rankings.
April 29, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Yes Way, Jose
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as Minnesota prospect Jose Berrios is expected to make his 2017 debut after crushing Triple-A.
April 26, 2017
The Wheelhouse: DFS Breakdown - 4/26
Another rainout Wednesday took one of the best starting pitching options of the board, but Derek VanRiper has a few backup plans in mind for Wednesday's slate.
Christopher Olson reviews Wednesday's rain-shortened slate and expects Bryce Harper to supply some fireworks at Coors Field.
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin recommends a pair of value-priced Phillies as well as the A's Stephen Vogt for Wednesday's 12-game slate.
April 21, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Two-Start Kershaw is Tops
Todd Zola's weekly pitcher rankings features none other than Clayton Kershaw on top as the Dodgers hurler has two starts this week.
April 20, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
Juan Carlos Blanco subs in with his selections for Thursday's FanDuel slate, suggesting that Snakes southpaw Patrick Corbin is set up to deliver fantasy goodness on the bump against the struggling Padres.
April 15, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Neil Parker breaks down Saturday's slate and expects Yoenis Cespedes to tee off against Marlins lefty Adam Conley.
April 14, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Max Delivery
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitcher as Washington's Max Scherzer could have a big week with matchups against a couple of whiff-prone teams.
April 11, 2017
MLB Barometer: It's a Marathon
Vlad Sedler talks panicky owners off the ledge and identifies this week's Barometer risers and fallers, with the Mets' Yoenis Cespedes landing in the latter category.
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