RotoWire Partners

Latest Fantasy Baseball Articles

The most recent articles from RotoWire's fantasy baseball writers.

Articles Matching "" on RotoWire.com
Matching Articles from the RotoWire Blog
Latest Fantasy Baseball Articles
MLB
Collette Calls: Second-Half Power
Jason Collette analyzes which players are poised for a big second half in the power department. Is Nelson Cruz the best bet for 20 homers in the second half?
MLB
Regan’s Rumblings: On Manny and Some Top Prospects
Dave Regan gives readers the top 10 prospects he thinks will help fantasy owners down the stretch, starting with Toronto’s Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
MLB
Mound Musings: Looking to the Future
Last Sunday, Brad Johnson had the chance to watch the Futures Game and analyze a few of the top quality young arms, including the Braves’ Kyle Wright.
MLB
SXM Highlights: Implications of Brad Hand Trade
DVR & Mario discuss the implications of the Brad Hand trade in both San Diego and Cleveland.
MLB
Weekly Hitter Rankings: Extra Game for Cubs-Cards
Todd Zola ranks the hitting for the short week as Kyle Schwarber and the Cubs get an extra game, against the Cardinals.
MLB
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: To the Max
Todd Zola ranks pitchers for the short week, as Max Scherzer hopes the week off was enough to bust him out of his pre-break rut.
MLB
Minor League Barometer: Second-Half Prospecting
Jesse Siegel breaks down the prospect landscape with half the minor league season in the books.
MLB
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: All-Scar Team
Jeff Stotts reveals his annual All-Scar Team, headlined by the fragile Byron Buxton, who might be the All-Scar MVP this season.
MLB
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine sees signs of a long-term rebound or breakout from the Phillies' Maikel Franco and suggest FAABers lock him up now.
MLB
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist looks at the available waiver-wire options in the American League and warns against getting too excited about the latest promotion for Cleveland prospect Francisco Mejia.
MLB
Oak’s Corner: The All-Star Break Regroup
Scott Jenstad suggests using the break to evaluate where your team is and to figure out which categories to work on, while also discussing a few players of note, and Ian Desmond’s wacky fantasy season.
MLB
Mound Musings: Learning to Think Like a GM
Brad Johnson recommends looking at your roster, and available waiver wire players, in the context of major league baseball to understand decisions GMs make, like why Jeff Samardzija is still in the Giants rotation.
MLB
The Z Files: Common Post-Break Mistakes
Todd Zola lists four common strategic errors fantasy GMs can make coming out of the All-Star break, including underestimating the impact an ace like Chris Sale can have on your ratios.
MLB
Farm Futures: Dynasty League Rankings Update
James Anderson updates his overall dynasty-league rankings with the Braves' Ozzie Albies making a jump into the top 10.
MLB
Collette Calls: Will These Players Pan Out?
Jason Collette analyzes three players whose performances have not matched their preseason ADPs. Is there hope for Bryce Harper to still turn a profit?
MLB
MLB Barometer: One-Year Risers: Pitchers
Derek VanRiper delivers his weekly MLB Barometer, exploring the pitchers that have undergone the biggest rise in value over the last year -- like Mariners closer Edwin Diaz.
MLB
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Rogue Baseballs
More than one player missed time last week with injuries stemming from a stray foul ball or pitch, including Red Sox outfielder J.D. Martinez, who's expected to start Monday.
MLB
AL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Erik Siegrist reviews the available talent on the waiver wire in the Junior Circuit and recommends bidding aggressively for Astros top prospect Kyle Tucker if you need an impact bat.
MLB
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
Jan Levine still believes in Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson, who should be owned in far more fantasy leagues despite recently cooling off from a hot streak.
MLB
Weekly Hitter Rankings: Welcome to the Ocho
Todd Zola ranks the week's hitting as the Brewers' left-handers are scheduled to face all right-handers in a week with eight games on tap.
MLB
Weekly Pitcher Rankings: Busy Week of Pitching
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitching with Houston's Justin Verlander on top in what should be a busy week of two-start options.
MLB
Minor League Barometer: Down on the Farm
Jesse Siegel checks things out on the farm again this week, kicking off his recommendations with Astros outfield prospect Kyle Tucker.
MLB
The Long Game: The Art of the Trade
Erik Siegrist looks at different tactics and strategies for making trades that go beyond simply adding Jake Arrieta's name to your team's trade block on the league website.
MLB
Oak’s Corner: A Sweet Suarez Season
Reds third baseman Eugenio Suarez is blossoming into a full-blown star this season for the Reds.
MLB
Regan’s Rumblings: 10 Biggest First-Half Stories
Dave Regan delivers his 10 Biggest stories for MLB’s first half, including his thoughts on Eddie Rosario being the Twins’ best hitter with 18 home runs and six stolen bases so far.
Show More Articles
Daily Fantasy Baseball Advice
MLB
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Yahoo’s slate includes a game tonight as well as Friday’s games. Adam Zdroik expects Trevor Bauer, who’s hit 23 fantasy points in his last 12 starts, to have another big game against the Rangers Friday.
MLB
MLB DFS: Thursday Cheat Sheet
Thursday's slate of one game features a home matchup for Kyle Hendricks against St. Louis.
MLB
DraftKings MLB: Tuesday All-Star Picks
Here's a few ideas for your DraftKings All-Star lineup Tuesday.
MLB
FanDuel MLB: Tuesday All-Star Plays
Take a peek at some FanDuel selections for the Midsummer Classic on Tuesday.
MLB
MLB DFS: Sunday Cheat Sheet
Sunday's slate of 15 games features a home matchup for Clayton Kershaw against Anaheim.
MLB
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Chris Morgan touts Jon Lester to continue his 2018 success on the road against the Padres.
MLB
FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Although today's projected Red Sox starter may not be in for long, Chris Bennett likes Teoscar Hernandez's chances of hitting one out of the park.
MLB
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Mike Barner recommends stacking Royals -- he's serious -- including Whit Merrifield in a favorable matchup with the White Sox.
MLB
MLB DFS: Saturday Cheat Sheet
Saturday's slate of 16 games features a road matchup for Zack Greinke against the Braves.
MLB
FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Chris Bennett is recommending Dodger Clayton Kershaw in tonight’s six-game slate. Even though Kershaw’s price is creeping up, he’s a must-play versus the Angles.
MLB
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Even with his high price tag, Adam Zdroik strongly recommends Aaron Nola to dominate the Marlins' weak hitting lineup.
MLB
DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
His opening Bay Area stats may not be sparkling, but Mike Barner says Andrew McCutchen - and other righty bats - can take advantage of Oakland's Brett Anderson at home.
MLB
FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Derek VanRiper previews Friday's FanDuel slate, turning to Giants southpaw Madison Bumgarner in cash formats against visiting Oakland.
MLB
DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Derek VanRiper suggests checking out Mets hurler Noah Syndergaard in his first start off the DL on Friday against Washington.
MLB
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
Chris Morgan likes Astros lefty Dallas Keuchel at home against the Tigers on Friday.
MLB
MLB DFS: Friday Cheat Sheet
Friday's slate of 15 games features a home matchup for Noah Syndergaard against the Nationals.
MLB
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
Kevin Payne recommends using Mariners DH Nelson Cruz against Tyler Skaggs and the Angels on Thursday.
MLB
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Adam Zdroik anticipates Blake Snell, who’s priced among the elite, will be worth the money, pitching against the Twins tonight, who aren’t hitting well against lefties.
MLB
DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
Christopher Olson checks out Thursday's DraftKings slate, looking to the Dodgers' Ross Stripling on the mound down in San Diego.
MLB
MLB DFS: Thursday Cheat Sheet
Thursday's slate of 10 games features a road matchup for Max Scherzer against the Mets.
MLB
DRAFT MLB: Overview and Intro Strategy
DRAFT MLB games differ from other DFS sites in myriad ways, from roster construction, selection process, to scoring. This article breaks down how to take advantage.
MLB
DraftKings MLB: Wednesday Picks
Adam Zdroik looks over Wednesday's DraftKings slate, recommending Dodgers righty Kenta Maeda on the road against San Diego.
MLB
Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Sasha Yodashkin recommends checking out Giants catcher Buster Posey on Wednesday against Mike Montgomery and the Cubs.
MLB
FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Kevin Payne reviews Wednesday's evening slate and thinks Chris Davis could provide sneaky value against the struggling Sonny Gray.
MLB
MLB DFS: Wednesday Cheat Sheet
Wednesday's slate of 15 games features a home matchup for Chris Sale against the Rangers.
Show More DFS Articles