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Razzball   Jul 21st, 12:00pm ET
We have ten games on the FanDuel Main Slate today, so plenty of great options. The biggest concern for today is the weather in several locations, which will require monitoring up until lock. On days like today, the best thing to do is look for ways to maximize...
RotoBaller   Jul 19th, 7:45am ET
RotoBaller   Jul 17th, 8:30am ET
The trade deadline approaches and bullpen speculation is running rampant, with the battle for saves likely deciding which spot on the podium you'll stand on.
Sporting News   Jul 16th, 1:13pm ET
With the second half underway, we return to business as usual with our regular trade value/stock watch piece after last week’s All-Star special edition. Always take note that, while a player can have a rising or falling stock, it doesn’t always...
Sporting News   Jul 15th, 3:35pm ET
The annual Futures Game, played every year on All Star Sunday, has become professional baseball's premier prospect showcase. It has also served as a preview of the next wave of big-league talent. Last year’s rosters included 18 players who have since...
RotoBaller   Jul 12th, 7:45am ET
The All-Star Game happened, and it was fun. But then came
Sporting News   Jul 9th, 6:00pm ET
Seeing as we are in the midst of the All-Star Break and the All-Star Game is in fact tonight, it seemed only fitting to write up a special edition piece this week for the Stock Watch. We are going to take a look strictly at players who were selected as All-Stars....
RotoBaller   Jul 6th, 7:25am ET
BALLER MOVE:Add in Very Deep/Holds LeaguesOWNED IN: 1% of leaguesANALYSIS:The Cincinnati Reds bullpen has been elite this season (fourth in the league with a 3.76 ERA), but that doesn't its members from a shakeup of circumstance. Amir Garrett and
RotoBaller   Jul 5th, 7:45am ET
Changes are coming in the desert, as the Diamondbacks look ready to move things around in their bullpen. The Reds, meanwhile, look like they're going back to how things were before. The A's got their closer back from the injured list, but is he still going...
Razzball   Jul 2nd, 2:00pm ET
I'm back from vacation and ready for another week of madness with Grey Albright Fantasy Master Lothario. Lots of news with the All-Star Break approaching and we hit on all of it. We touch briefly on the London games, learn that Grey doesn't watch "normal tv",...
FanGraphs   Jul 1st, 3:12pm ET
Don't let the blown saves fool you.
Razzball   Jun 29th, 1:00pm ET
Coming into last night the Baltimore Orioles were the fourth lowest scoring team in the league with 321 runs scored. They are still the fourth lowest scoring team today, but they did manage to score a season high 13 runs against Mike Clevinger and the Clevinger...
Razzball   Jun 29th, 3:05am ET
It's not easy making a reliever as an MLB closer these days. The ball is juiced and more hitters than ever have figured out that swinging for the fences pays off even with some extra strikeouts. Those factors equal plenty of blown saves these days. The pitching...
RotoBaller   Jun 28th, 7:45am ET
No, Craig is not short for Craigory, but yes, Craig Kimbrel has finally joined a Major League Baseball team in 2019. The Red Sox bullpen, meanwhile, continues to be a mess. In Atlanta, Luke Jackson is seeing objects in his rear view mirror, and they may be...
Sporting News   Jun 26th, 12:50am ET
After a first half that saw around a third of our preseason Top 50 Prospects receive big league promotions, the number of elite players on the cusp of the major leagues has shrunk considerably. However, there is still plenty of talent in the upper minors and...
Sporting News   Jun 24th, 1:43pm ET
Baseball’s youth movement shows no signs of slowing down. Not even midway through the 2019 season, around a third of our preseason Top 50 MLB prospects have graduated to the bigs. With so many rookies tearing up the majors (and fantasy baseball leagues),...