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September 30, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Saturday Values
With the Braves sending Lucas Sims to the mound Saturday, RotoWire's Juan Carlos Blanco is all about paying up for Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton.
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 25, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
Adam Zdroik takes a look at the slate for the final Monday of the regular season and expects Red Sox phenom Rafael Devers to keep raking.
September 19, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin kicks off his Tuesday's Yahoo recommendations with Phillies hurler Aaron Nola at home against the Dodgers.
September 9, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Chris Bennett checks out Saturday's slate and recommends rostering the Braves' young double-play duo of Dansby Swanson and Ozzie Albies against erratic Marlins left-hander Adam Conley.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
The Astros look like a good stacking option Saturday against the A's, which means Jose Altuve is likely to get plenty of fantasy consideration.
September 8, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Christopher Olson is rolling with Mariners veteran Robinson Cano on the road against Ricky Nolasco and the Angels.
FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Values
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 1, 2017
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.
August 30, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Wednesday Values
Despite a tough matchup against the Dodgers, Greg Vara explains why Robbie Ray should get serious fantasy consideration Wednesday.
August 28, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Greg Vara is rolling with the M's Nelson Cruz in the series opener against the Orioles on Monday.
FantasyDraft MLB: Monday Values
Juan Carlos Blanco gets into his best recommendations for Monday's slate, kicking things off with Indians ace Corey Kluber on the road against the Yankees.
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
August 15, 2017
Sasha Yodashkin brings us his Tuesday Yahoo picks, rolling with the Royals' Mike Moustakas at the keystone in Oakland.
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Kevin Payne checks out Tuesday's slate and thinks Jason Kipnis' bargain price and matchup against Bartolo Colon make him a strong option despite his recent struggles.
August 14, 2017
Juan Carlos Blanco delivers his best plays for Monday's FantasyDraft slate, including the Tigers' Nick Castellanos on the road in Arlington.
August 11, 2017
Christopher Olson explores his best picks for Friday, including Mariners Boomstick Nelson Cruz at Safeco Field against Ricky Nolasco and the Angels.
Juan Carlos Blanco delivers his best plays for Friday's slate, including Dodgers hitting machine Justin Turner at home against the Padres.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
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.
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 9, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Christopher Olson checks out Wednesday's slate and expects Kevin Gausman to continue his second-half resurgence against an Angels club that struggles against right-handed pitching.
August 3, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Thursday Values
Adam Zdroik checks in with his FantasyDraft selections for Thursday, including Orioles third baseman Manny Machado against Matt Boyd and the Tigers at Camden Yards.
July 30, 2017
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist checks out the available talent in the AL and warns that the much-traveled Eduardo Nunez could end up being the best hitter to join the Junior Circuit at this year's trade deadline.
July 23, 2017
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Giancarlo Stanton won't come cheaply, but Chris Olson explains why the Marlins outfielder is worth the fantasy investment Sunday against the Reds.
July 16, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Sunday Values
The Reds' Joey Votto has been hitting very well against right-handed pitching at home this season, and he has a solid matchup Sunday against the Nationals to put up a big fantasy score.
Hanley Ramirez has crushed left-handed pitching this season, and he has a solid matchup Sunday against the Yankees' CC Sabathia to keep it going.
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Jason Heyward has come out of the All-Star break hot, and with Ubaldo Jimenez on the mound for the Orioles, RotoWire's Chris Bennett is high on the Cubs outfielder.
July 15, 2017
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 7, 2017
In Friday's slate of games, Chris Bennett likes Orioles' pitcher Kevin Gausman, who hasn't allowed a run in his last two starts, against the Twins.
July 4, 2017
MLB Barometer: Digging the Long Ball
Vlad Sedler gives us his MLB Barometer one last time before the All-Star break, turning his focus to baseball's biggest boppers and their outlooks for the rest of the season.
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