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Video Shorts: Sano, Stanton and Smith
Vlad visits the FNTSY Sports Network to discuss the two sluggers and the speedster.
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Collette Calls: Breaking Down Jason Heyward
Jason Collette looks at three aspects of Jason Heyward's struggles and what he can do to correct things this season.
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The Z Files: Finders Keepers
Todd Zola looks at the decisions that go into compiling your freeze list in keeper leagues, and whether it's worth extending the contracts of young players like Jackie Bradley.
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NL East: 80 Prospects You Need to Know
RotoWire's prospect analyst James Anderson breaks down the best fantasy prospects in the National League East, including the Braves' Dansby Swanson.
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The Wheelhouse: Utilizing Barrel Rate
Derek VanRiper takes a look at one slice of the new MLB Statcast data with the hope of finding undervalued bats for 2017.
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The Z Files: Closing Arguments
Todd Zola examines different approaches for handling saves, and wonders if most fantasy owners are properly pricing the production of elite closers like Kenley Jansen.
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2017 Rebound Candidate: Bryce Harper
Bryce Harper had a fine season but fell short of high expectations. What caused his mammoth drop in batting average? Is he still a first-round pick? Tim Heaney doesn't think these are clown questions, bro.
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Collette Calls: Matt Moore or Marcus Stroman?
Jason Collette breaks down the pros and cons of Matt Moore and Marcus Stroman, but which pitcher would he rather have for 2017?
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The Z Files: The Need For Speed
Todd Zola looks at the various strategies you can employ at your draft or auction to stay competitive if you plan on stocking up in stolen bases by investing in a top base stealer like Jose Altuve.
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The Z Files: Looking For Breakouts
Todd Zola examines the overall trends for how many players actually break out in home runs and steals every season, and likes Nick Castellanos' chances of taking another step forward in 2017.
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Collette Calls: Hot Stove Update
Jason Collette analyzes the fantasy fallout from the latest trades and signings, including the Yankees' re-acquisition of closer Aroldis Chapman.
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The Z Files: Panning For Late Round Pitching Gold
Todd Zola looks at some pitchers selected in the later rounds of a recent NFBC draft who might turn out to be gems, such as the Angels' Tyler Skaggs.
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2017 Rebound Candidate: Zack Greinke
Sure, Greinke was too good in 2015, but his 2016 was even worse than expected. Tim Heaney says fantasy baseball players should give Greinke another chance in 2017.
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The Z Files: The Dirty Dozen
Todd Zola examines 12 hitters who are being drafted later than their Top 350 ranking, and notes that trade rumors have made Carlos Gonzalez a potential steal if he does stay in Colorado.
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The Z Files: The Eric Thames Conundrum
Todd Zola walks back his knee-jerk reaction to putting Eric Thames in the top 350, as the former Mariner makes his return to MLB with the Brewers and brings some very impressive numbers with him from Korea.
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2017 Rebound Candidate: Andrew McCutchen
McCutchen’s 2016 fantasy baseball season was a near disaster. What happened? Is he toast? What can drafters expect in 2017? Tim Heaney dissects Cutch’s lost season and looks forward.
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Collette Calls: Hot Stove League Transaction Analysis
Jason Collette analyzes the fantasy fallout from the Hot Stove League's latest trades and signings. Is the recently traded Taijuan Walker bound for the bullpen in Arizona.
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RotoWire Roundtable: Composite Top 350 Rankings
Mike Trout is the unanimous top pick in the first Roundtable Rankings for the 2017 season, but Clay Link looks at the players who our rankers have very different opinions on.
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The Z Files: Early Thoughts
Todd Zola ponders some draft strategies for 2017, including whether Nolan Arenado's elite counting stats make him a viable first overall pick.
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The Z Files: Top 350 Pitching Outliers
Todd Zola looks at some pitchers he has ranked differently than the consensus, and suspects this will be another season in which Yu Darvish is long gone before he's willing to pull the trigger.
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The Z Files: Top 350 Hitting Outliers
Todd Zola compares his own rankings to the composite 2017 Top 350, and thinks that Robinson Cano's fly ball luck last year isn't being properly accounted for.
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Farm Futures: Arizona Fall League Roundup
James Anderson provides some first-hand looks at the top prospects in this year's AFL, and expects Brent Honeywell to be in the Rays' rotation sometime this summer after his dominant showing in the Fall Stars game.
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Collette Calls: Breaking Down Andrew McCutchen
Jason Collette analyzes Andrew McCutchen's 2016 season and whether he might rebound in 2017. Was his thumb injury the source of his problems?
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The Z Files: First Draft, Part Three
Todd Zola recounts how he and Derek Van Riper continued filling out their roster in the 2017 season's first draft, including waiting until the 19th round to fill first base with the Astros' A.J. Reed.
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Video Shorts: Nine Players with Position Eligibility Changes for 2017
DVR picks nine players with big position eligibility changes for 2017.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Juan Carlos Blanco reviews Wednesday's slate and recommends loading up on Blue Jays sluggers as they try to stave off elimination against Indians rookie left-hander Ryan Merritt.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
While facing off against Clayton Kershaw doesn't usually turn into tons of fantasy success, Juan Carlos Blanco explains why Dexter Fowler should be considered for DFS rosters Sunday.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Christopher Olsen looks over Saturday's two-game slate and considers a Blue Jays stack against homer-prone Josh Tomlin, headlined by Josh Donaldson.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Max Scherzer won't come cheaply Thursday, but RotoWire's Chris Bennett explains why it's worth paying up for the Nats ace against the Dodgers.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Tuesday Picks
Neil Parker previews Tuesday's Game 4 action in the NL, and expects Kris Bryant to ride the momentum from his ninth inning heroics Monday into another big game.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Monday Picks
The matchup against Madison Bumgarner is certainly a tough one, but RotoWire's Neil Parker explains why Kris Bryant is still a worthy fantasy option Monday.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Clay Buchholz struggled a bit with left-handed hitters at Fenway Park this season, making Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis a solid fantasy play Sunday.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Christopher Olson offers some strategy tips for playing short slates such as Saturday's, and thinks Daniel Murphy's likely low ownership makes him an intriguing option against Rich Hill.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
Juan Blanco reviews the Friday baseball action as Clayton Kershaw is back to full strength for the Dodgers in their playoff game against the Nationals.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Troy Tulowitzki's power declined considerably toward the end of the regular season, but RotoWire's Chris Bennett explains why the Blue Jays' shortstop is worth fantasy consideration Thursday.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wednesday Picks
Juan Carlos Blanco previews a slate featuring the NL Wild Card Game and a couple of ALDS Game 1s, and recommends paying up for Mookie Betts in Cleveland.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Wild-Card Picks
Juan Blanco breaks down the Yahoo playoff DFS slate as Noah Syndergaard looks to blows the doors off the Giants in the NL Wild Card game.
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FanDuel MLB: Sunday Value Plays
Chris Bennett offers his recommendations for the regular season's final slate and likes Freddie Freeman to play spoiler and help squash the Tigers' faint playoff hopes.
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DraftKings MLB: Sunday Picks
Red Sox starter David Price has allowed a decent number of home runs to right-handed hitters this season, which sets up nicely for Jose Bautista on Sunday.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Sunday Picks
Todd Frazier has already joined the 40-HR club, and he has a solid opportunity to grow his total Sunday against the Twins' Jose Berrios.
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FanDuel MLB: Saturday Value Plays
Sasha Yodashkin expects Jason Kipnis to get ready for the postseason in style Saturday against vulnerable Royals right-hander Edinson Volquez.
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DraftKings MLB: Saturday Picks
Twins second baseman Brian Dozier has hit 31 of his 42 home runs this year against right-handed pitchers, and he now faces White Sox righty James Shields, who has struggled for much of this season.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Saturday Picks
Christopher Olson checks out the regular season's final Saturday slate and expects Charlie Blackmon to deliver as he puts the finishing touches on a breakout campaign.
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DraftKings MLB: Friday Picks
Freddie Freeman has always hit right-handed pitching well, and he has a solid history against Tigers starter Jordan Zimmermann to make him an even stronger fantasy option Friday.
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FanDuel MLB: Friday Value Plays
Curtis Granderson's power is back, and he has an excellent matchup Friday against the Phillies to keep it going.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Friday Picks
The Padres' Edwin Jackson has struggled on the road, and that's where he'll have to face Diamondbacks third baseman Jake Lamb, who has hit righties well this year.
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FanDuel MLB: Thursday Value Plays
James Seltzer breaks down the Thursday FanDuel slate as Seattle's Kyle Seager faces another right-hander he can crush.
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DraftKings MLB: Thursday Picks
While he is obviously better at home, the Rockies' Nolan Arenado shouldn't be ignored playing at AT&T Park in San Francisco on Thursday, according to Neil Parker.
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Yahoo DFS Baseball: Thursday Picks
Jayson Werth's production against left-handed pitching cannot be ignored, especially Thursday against the Diamondbacks' Robbie Ray, who has allowed 13 runs in his last 14.1 innings.
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FanDuel MLB: Wednesday Value Plays
Alex Spalding reviews Wednesday's slate and expects a big performance from Kyle Seager, who's thrived against right-handed pitchers all season, in a nearly must-win game for the Mariners.
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