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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.
September 10, 2017
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine finds the top waiver-wire options in the NL this week as the Nationals called up one of the league's best prospects in Victor Robles.
September 7, 2017
Farm Futures: MiLB Pitcher Awards
James Anderson wraps up his postseason awards with a look at the best and most disappointing pitchers in the minors, including Astros wunderkind Forrest Whitley.
September 2, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Keuchel Leads Astros
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as Houston's Dallas Keuchel finds himself atop the AL with two starts against division foes.
September 1, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
Juan Carlos Blanco delivers his best plays for Friday's FantasyDraft slate, turning to D-Backs slugger Paul Goldschmidt on the road at Coors Field.
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Chris Olson is rolling with Royals slugger Mike Moustakas on the road in Minneapolis on Friday.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
For Friday’s matchups, Chris Bennett likes Indians’ third baseman Jose Ramirez, who’s 8-for-16 in his last four games, but still has a discounted price because of his low batting average.
August 29, 2017
MLB Barometer: Cut Bait on Dead Weight
Vlad Sedler shows why dead weight has no place on a roster with just five weeks left in the season, which means re-considering spots filled by injured players like James Paxton.
August 26, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Looking for Top Sale
Todd Zola ranks this week's projected starters, as Chris Sale enters a two-start week looking to rebound from a disastrous outing.
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
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Miami's Adam Conley has struggled with right-handed hitters this season, which lines up well for the Mets' Yeonis Cespedes on Sunday.
August 19, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Dodgers Duo on Top
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Dodgers boats two dominate hurlers while much of the league deals with injuries.
August 15, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Tuesday Values
Greg Vara kicks his Tuesday's selections off with Giants ace Madison Bumgarner on the road in Miami.
August 12, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: MadBum's Back
Todd Zola ranks this week's starters as Madison Bumgarner is back atop the pitching list after three consecutive strong starts.
August 10, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Greg Vara checks out Thursday's slate and recommends the red-hot Nelson Cruz in a plus matchup against Angels left-hander Tyler Skaggs.
August 5, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Juan Carlos Blanco checks out Saturday's evening slate and likes Mike Napoli's chances of spoiling Twins right-hander Kyle Gibson's return to the majors.
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Sale of the Week
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitching as Boston's Chris Sale gets a double dip of the Rays and Yankees.
July 30, 2017
Carlos Rodon has struggled over his past few starts, and Indians first baseman Edwin Encarnacion will look to take advantage Sunday.
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Many fantasy managers will be focusing on Giancarlo Stanton on Sunday against the Reds, but Chris Bennett explains why Marcell Ozuna shouldn't be overlooked.
July 29, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Duffy's on A Royal Cruise
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the trade deadline threatens to cause havoc. One pitcher sailing smoothly, though, is Danny Duffy, who has dominated since coming off the DL.
July 25, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker delivers his DraftKings recommendations for Tuesday, including the Nats' Daniel Murphy at home against the Brewers.
FantasyDraft MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Greg Vara likes Jose Altuve of the Astros at home against the Phillies on Tuesday.
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Kevin Payne checks out Tuesday's slate and notes that Freddie Freeman's new third base eligibility creates some interesting roster possibilities.
July 22, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Dominant deGrom
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers as the Mets' Jacob deGrom looks to continue his dominating run with two starts in pitchers' parks.
July 21, 2017
Oak's Corner: Thames Is Striking Out
In his weekly recap, Scott Jenstad examines the long slump that’s keeping Milwaukee’s Eric Thames fantasy numbers abysmally low.
July 20, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Neil Parker delivers his DraftKings recommendations for Thursday's all-day slate, starting with Giants ace Madison Bumgarner at home against the Padres.
July 15, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Second-Half Surge for Kershaw?
Todd Zola ranks this week's starting pitchers, as Clayton Kershaw, who looks poised for a second-half surge, is one of the few elite hurlers with two starts.
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Adam Zdroik looks over Saturday's slate and recommends Javier Baez as part of a Cubs mini-stack against exploitable Orioles lefty Wade Miley.
July 13, 2017
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: The Second Half Kicks Off
Todd Zola ranks the starting pitchers for this weekend's first post-break games. Corey Kluber lands in the top spot with start at the A's.
July 8, 2017
Chris Bennett looks over Saturday's slate and finds Paul Goldschmidt to be a relative bargain at home against Reds rookie Luis Castillo.
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