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Fantasy Baseball Podcast: DraftKings Exclusive Friday Contest 5/9

Derek VanRiper

Derek is the Director of Media for, where he's been a two-time finalist for the FSWA's Baseball Writer of the Year award, and winner of the Best Football Article on the Web (2009) and Best Baseball Article on the Web (2010) awards. Derek also co-hosts RotoWire's shows on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio (XM 87, Sirius 210).

Go here to sign up, and please use promo code RotoWire when you deposit. has set up an exclusive daily games contest this week for RotoWire Fantasy Baseball Podcast listeners for Friday's games.

If you've never played on DraftKings before, use promo code RotoWire when you deposit for a free ticket into a separate contest entry.

Once you're signed up with DraftKings, you can visit this link to participate in the RotoWire Podcast Special $10 contest on

There are only 20 spots in the contest, and the first-place finisher Friday will a $200 Legends Series Ticket.

I claimed a spot, so that leaves just 19 more spots for entries. Sign up now, and try to beat me and other listeners.

The perk with this contest is that it is hidden (exclusive through the link above to Fantasy Baseball Podcast listeners), and DraftKings will make no money on it. "Rake" free.

If you've never played on before, we recommend reading our Daily Fantasy Baseball 101: How to Win on DraftKings (Basic Strategy) article.

Users should also reference RotoWire's Lineup Card article for Friday to see which players RotoWire's experts picked to consider for your Friday lineup.

If you'd like 10 free days to check out everything RotoWire has to offer, go to and claim your free 10 days.

Thanks to all of our listeners for supporting us to the point that we were able to get DraftKings to sponsor the podcast!

Good luck!

Derek Van Riper

The author(s) of this article may play in daily fantasy contests including – but not limited to – games that they have provided recommendations or advice on in this article. In the course of playing in these games using their personal accounts, it's possible that they will use players in their lineups or other strategies that differ from the recommendations they have provided above. The recommendations in this article do not necessarily reflect the views of RotoWire. Derek VanRiper plays in daily fantasy contests using the following accounts: FanDuel: RotoWireDVR, DraftKings: BentleysChair, Yahoo: d.vanriper,.