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Articles by Category: Waiver Wire
Pitchers to Target in Deep Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Josh Shepardson on August, 15th 2018

A pair of familiar faces from last week’s piece are back this week. The first repeat visitor might be in this piece for the final time, as his ownership rate is trending upward. There is a fresh face this week. … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 20
By Nick Mariano on August, 14th 2018

Did you know it’s still not football season! No, fantasy baseball is not ready to give up the spotlight yet, with some of the biggest highlights coming from notable starters heading to unfamiliar places. The Dodgers announced Kenta Maeda and … read more »

Pitchers to Target in Deep Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Josh Shepardson on August, 8th 2018

We’re rapidly approaching the finish line, but we haven’t quite reached the portion of the season where this article essentially turns into a streamer piece. There’s still enough time left to add a talented pitcher who has a tough matchup … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 19
By Nick Mariano on August, 7th 2018

The dog days of summer are upon us and while some of you gear up for a stretch-run push in roto leagues, those of you in head-to-head formats have eyes on playoff spots. All of you, though especially the latter, … read more »

Hitters to Target in Deep Leagues (2018 Fantasy Baseball)
By Andrew Gould on August, 6th 2018

If it hasn’t already passed, the trade deadline is quickly approaching in most fantasy leagues. That will leave the waiver wire as the only portal for improvement, a particularly tricky task in deeper formats. At least MLB’s deadline created some … read more »

Free Agent Acquisition Budget (FAAB) Primer (2018 Fantasy Football)
By Ryan Melosi on August, 2nd 2018

Your stud running back just went down, untouched, grabbing at his knee. “It’s only Week 3. Of [expletive] course I don’t have him handcuffed,” you mutter under your breath. You quickly scan the waiver wire and notice he’s there. You … read more »

Pitchers to Target in Deep Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Josh Shepardson on August, 1st 2018

One of the highlighted pitchers in this week’s Pitchers to Target in Deep Leagues piece is higher owned than I tend to talk about. However, this pitcher has been an enormous disappointment this year and is owned in just a … read more »

Pitchers to Target in Deep Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Josh Shepardson on July, 25th 2018

There’s no shortage of touted arms in this week’s Pitchers to Target in Deep Leagues. After turning my attention to some prospects last week during the All-Star Break, my focus has returned to immediate (or potentially near-immediate, in one case) … read more »

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 17
By Nick Mariano on July, 24th 2018

And just like that, we are right back in the thick of things. Yes, fantasy baseballers, the All-Star break has come to pass and now we are basically in the final third of the season. As a writer, I still … read more »

Bye Week Quarterback Primer (Fantasy Football)
By David McCaffery on July, 19th 2018

There are very few things that frustrate fantasy players the way that bye weeks do. It’s always a delight to be staring down a must-win game only to realize that your starting quarterback is on bye. The feeling of panic … read more »