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August 13, 2017
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist looks over the available free agents in the junior circuit and thinks Jay Bruce might be the last big-name bat to join the AL playoff chase.
July 22, 2017
FantasyDraft MLB: Saturday Values
Andrew McCutchen has been hot since June 1, and Juan Blanco explains why the Pirates outfielder should continue to have success Saturday against the Rockies.
July 4, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Kevin Payne looks over Tuesday's slate and expects some Fourth of July fireworks at Yankee Stadium, making rookie Clint Frazier an intriguing bargain option.
June 10, 2017
With the Cubs sending Eddie Butler to the mound Saturday, Juan Blanco explains why fantasy managers should focus on Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon.
June 4, 2017
Erik Siegrist scans the waiver wire in the American League and finds the pickings slim in the Angels' outfield in the wake of Mike Trout's injury.
May 21, 2017
Erik Siegrist looks at the free agent pool in the Junior Circuit and spots a number of veterans nearing returns from the DL, including the Rangers' Adrian Beltre.
May 15, 2017
FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Greg Vara provides his FanDuel selections for Monday, including a pair of Jays against Bartolo Colon and the Braves.
May 14, 2017
Erik Siegrist wades into this week's free agent pool and bids a fond farewell to Jose Berrios, who looked strong in his season debut Saturday.
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
Erik Siegrist reviews the available free agents in AL player pools and thinks injuries may be opening up roster spots for top prospects like the Rays' Brent Honeywell.
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.
April 9, 2017
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
The matchup against the Mets Noah Syndergaard isn't the easiest, but Sasha Yodashkin explains why Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon could be a nice contrarian pick Sunday.
April 1, 2017
PIT, BAL Boring but Good: Over/Under Win Total Bets for 2017
RotoWire President Peter Schoenke gives his annual take on MLB over/under bets. He's won 63 percent of his bets over 15 years.
March 9, 2017
The Wheelhouse: AL LABR Review
Clay Link reviews his AL LABR auction. What was the plan going in? Did he ute?
September 27, 2016
Juan Carlos Blanco suggests you find room on your roster for the streaky J.D. Martinez as he faces struggling Indians rookie Mike Clevinger on Tuesday.
September 20, 2016
MLB Barometer: Was Aces High a Bust?
Vlad Sedler looks at how this year's popular draft strategy of picking multiple ace pitchers in the early rounds worked out. That and more in this week's Barometer.
September 15, 2016
Regan's Rumblings: Offseason Thoughts
Dave Regan uses one of his last rumblings of the year to look ahead to the offseason and share some of his thoughts about some potential transactions that could occur involving big-name players.
August 16, 2016
Juan Carlos Blanco expect Dee Gordon to continue raking Tuesday against Reds right-hander Anthony DeSclafani.
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Chris Bennett can't pass up the chance to roster Bryce Harper at a reasonable price hitting in Coors Field despite his recent injury and post-All-Star break disappearing act.
August 2, 2016
Neil Parker recommends stacking right-handed Angels against Sean Manaea on Tuesday, headlined by the always-dangerous Mike Trout.
July 23, 2016
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
While Josh Tomlin has been solid this season, he's struggled keeping the ball in the park, which should play well in selecting Mark Trumbo on Saturday.
July 20, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Alex Spalding recommends a Red Sox stack at home against Matt Cain on Wednesday, including the reasonably-priced Dustin Pedroia.
July 5, 2016
Juan Carlos Blanco looks over Tuesday's slate and is surprised by the low price tag on Gregory Polanco given his recent strong play and solid matchup.
July 3, 2016
Erik Siegrist sifts through the names available in American League free agent pools and can't help but be impressed by Mike Zunino's return to the majors.
June 19, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Chris Bennett looks over Sunday's slate and think Giancarlo Stanton's slump has brought his price down enough that the upside in a turnaround is well worth the risk.
June 14, 2016
Juan Carlos Blanco surveys Tuesday's slate and recommends stocking up on Indians left-handers, including Jason Kipnis, against an extremely vulnerable Chris Young.
June 5, 2016
Clay Link offers up his estimate for James Shields and explores a variety of other American League waiver wire options.
June 4, 2016
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Sasha Yodashkin looks over Saturday's slate and likes the price tag on Brandon Crawford as the Giants face a reeling Michael Wacha.
June 1, 2016
DVR's Top 350: June Update
Gregory Polanco is among the biggest risers on the update Top 350 rankings, with 50-plus games in the books for each club.
May 23, 2016
Mitch Moreland has crushed left-handed pitching this season, and he has an excellent matchup Monday against the Angels.
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