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Collette Calls: Checking the Stats on 'New' Pitches
Many pitchers talk in spring training about adding a pitch, but Jason Collette checks the numbers to see which pitchers have actually followed through on such promises, and which have benefited.
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Diamond Cuts: No Guarantees from PRP
Dustin Pedroia will undergo a platelet-rich plasma injection to aid in his recovery from a strained hamstring, but RotoWire's Jeff Stotts warns that a return to the field is still far off.
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MLB Barometer: Staying Focused
Vlad Sedler cautions against premature NFL obsession - you've got a baseball league to win!
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FAAB Factor - NL: New Closer in Philly?
With Jonathan Papelbon expected to be traded this week, this might be the last time to grab Ken Giles, writes RotoWire's Erik Siegrist in this week's NL FAAB Factor.
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FAAB Factor - AL: Calm Before the Storm
Scott Feldman is healthy and pitching well, as the Astros hope he can pitch like he did in the second half of 2014, but is he worth a bid in your league? RotoWire's Andrew Martinez is back for this week's AL FAAB Factor.
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Hitter Value Meter: Nothing Like a July Homestand
Erik Siegrist breaks down the coming week's hitter rankings, which finds the Rangers in the enviable position of facing homer-prone CC Sabathia in Arlington.
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Pitching Value Meter: Never a Reason to Worry
Paul Sporer ranks this week's starting pitchers and can't help but shake his head at those who fretted over Clayton Kershaw earlier this season.
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The Long Game: Distressed Asset Recovery
Erik Siegrist looks at some of this year's bums, like Washington's Ian Desmond, and discusses whether dynasty owners should buy low.
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Bats & Balls: Potential Trade Deadline Impact
David Regan looks over some big names who could be on the move at the trade deadline, including the Reds' Johnny Cueto.
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Mound Musings: Tossing a Side Session
Brad Johnson looks to see which direction the trade winds are blowing.
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The Saber's Edge: Batter Up
Jeff Zimmerman crunches the numbers to look for second-half hitting stars.
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Minor League Barometer: Schwarber Leads Second-Half Wave
Jesse Siegel sees plenty of future stars still on their way up, including the recently promoted Kyle Schwarber, who is impressing in Chicago.
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120 Sports & RW Video: Trade Deadline Targets
DVR joins 120 Sports to discuss rumored trade targets and how their value might change once on a new team.
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In Some Depth: The Replacements
Ryan Eisner on the Royals' attempts to replace Alex Gordon in left and other key position battles.
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Farm Futures: The Best of What's Left, Vol. 2.0
RotoWire's prospect analyst James Anderson dives into the best players still left in the minors who can help fantasy owners in single-season and dynasty leagues.
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Diamond Cuts: Trouble in Houston
The Astros are just 4-9 since George Springer went down with a fractured wrist, and it got worse when teammate Chris Carter suffered a sprained right ankle Friday.
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MLB Barometer: Catching Up
Vlad Sedler ranks the best and worst MLB backstops for the second half of the season.
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Hitter Value Meter: Red Tide Could Rise
Erik Siegrist's weekly look at the best hitting matchups finds the Reds in an enviable position at home and on the road this week.
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FAAB Factor - AL: Post-Break Edition
Neftali Feliz is throwing gas in Detroit. Will he see any saves in the second half? This week's AL FAAB Factor by RotoWire's Andrew Martinez.
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FAAB Factor - NL: Rockie Rookies
Eddit Butler will get the start for the Rockies on Sunday, but is Jon Gray a better bet to hold down the job in Colorado? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's NL FAAB factor.
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Pitching Value Meter: Sale-ing into the Second Half
Paul Sporer ranks the week's starters, but he can't stop marveling at Chris Sale, whose strikeouts continue to set him apart.
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Pitching Value Meter: Second-Half Kickoff
Paul Sporer lays out the rankings for the first weekend of the second half, and, surprise, Max Scherzer is still on top.
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Hitter Value Meter: The Second Half Begins
Erik Siegrist breaks down the weekend series', but a doubleheader gives the Royals and White Sox a one-game advantage over the rest of the league.
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Mound Musings: Back to the Future
Brad Johnson's review of the arms at this year's Futures Game, including Houston's Mark Appel, who continues to be something of an enigma.
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The Saber's Edge: Second-Half Pitching Predictions
Can Chris Archer keep this up? Jeff Zimmerman crunches the numbers using K%-BB% and something called R-squared to predict the second half.
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Fantasy 101: Park Factors by DFS Scoring
Michael Rathburn examines park factors and trends to help DFS players target the right stadiums for the best outcomes on FanDuel.
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FantasyAces MLB: Monday Picks
Paul Bruno gives his recommendations for Monday's slate, headlined by red-hot Reds slugger Joey Votto
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FanDuel MLB: Monday Value Plays
Kevin Payne thinks Adam Jones is getting overlooked far too often.
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Monday Lineup Card: Nat Nearing a Return
Ryan Zimmerman is Monday's Recommended Pickup as he nears a return from the DL to the Nationals' lineup.
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FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
With three home runs Saturday, Alex Rodriguez is getting plenty of attention from DFS players, including Benny Ricciardi for his Sunday FanDuel lineups.
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Sunday Lineup Card: Quietly Building A Contender
Mike Leake does not feature an overwhelming arsenal, but he could provide a needed boost.
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FanDuel MLB: Saturday Picks
Joel Bartilotta wants to pick on the Yankees' CC Sabathia on Saturday against the Twins, and that starts with second baseman Brian Dozier.
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Saturday Lineup Card: Another Mets Prospect Promoted
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FantasyDraft MLB: Friday Picks
Despite the high price tag, RotoWire's Josh Collacchi is targeting Charlie Blackmon in FantasyDraft's GPP contests for Friday.
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FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
With some aces on the hill Friday, Benny Ricciardi breaks down the top value plays on FanDuel to help afford the upper-tier pitchers.
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FantasyAces MLB: Friday Picks
Corey Kluber and Max Scherzer are the headline starters Friday, and RotoWire's Alex Spalding has a number of value plays to help afford the aces.
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Man + Machine: Finding Value
Neil Parker examines how well the RotoWire MLB Lineup Optimizer performs with its value suggestions, and how fantasy players should takes advantage of it.
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Friday Lineup Card: Say It Ain't So, Bo!
Bo Schultz only needed two pitches to retire two batters in the ninth inning on Thursday for the Blue Jays to snag his first save of the season.
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FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
As David Soda notes, Mike Moustakas' has been red-hot, but his performance hasn't changed his FanDuel price much.
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Thursday Lineup Card: McGee, Please!
Jake McGee has four saves on the year in a limited closer’s capacity, but he’s been golden as an 8th inning guy.
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FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Lance Lynn against the White Sox? David Soda is a buyer.
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Wednesday Lineup Card: No Joe Schmo
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Dominate Your Duel: Umpire Analysis
Christopher Olson analyzes umpire matchups, including Jeff Nelson, who has seen 17 walks and 16 runs over his last two games.
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FanDuel MLB: Tuesday Value Plays
Ronny Mor looks to Coors Field for some bargain plays in Tuesday contests.
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Tuesday Lineup Card: Cheer Rios
Alex Rios's 2015 season has been characterized by injury and disappointment, but there's light at the end of the tunnel.
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FantasyAces MLB: Monday Picks
Paul Bruno offers his suggestions for Monday's lineup, which include Charlie Blackmon swinging a hot bat in Coors Field
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Daily Baseball 101: Team Batting Status Update
Michael Rathburn updates his monthly team hitting stats to help DFS players know when to attack certain teams with pitchers and when to stack them.
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FanDuel MLB: Monday Picks
Kevin Payne is is buying shares of Robinson Cano and Billy Hamilton in today's games.
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Monday Lineup Card: New Phillie Coming to Town
Phillies prospect Aaron Nola will be promoted Tuesday to make his Major League debut against Tampa Bay.
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FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
There continues to be a high number of good options at first base, but Benny Ricciardi thinks Chris Davis could return the most bang for the buck Sunday on FanDuel.
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