Todd Zola and Clay Link recap the news from around Major League Baseball. Nick Senzel tabbed the Reds' everyday CF...are you drafting him? Would you draft Senzel over Kelenic?
Todd Zola examines the impact of new scoring categories on the pitching side, including the rise in value of top set-up men like Tyler Duffey.
Chris Liss and Todd Zola discuss Bryce Harper going with the 20th pick in Monday's FSGA Champions Draft.
Chris Liss and Todd Zola discuss the appeal of Jose Abreu. Liss is concerned about his lack of runs scored. Todd sees reasons for optimism
Todd Zola and Clay Link recap the news from around Major League Baseball. How significant is Realmuto's injury? What's in store for the new Blue Jay's arena? Find out on this week's fantasy baseball podcast.
Todd Zola examines the added value provided by players eligible at multiple positions, such as Cavan Biggio, in different league formats.
Todd Zola and Clay Link recap the news from around Major League Baseball before diving into Todd's latest Z-Files looking at best-ball leagues.
Todd Zola offers his tips for best ball leagues and explains why he shies away from utility-only players like Nelson Cruz.
Todd Zola and Clay Link discuss Trevor Bauer's surprise move to the Dodgers, Kolten Wong to the Brewers and much more!
Todd Zola considers the perils of relying on average exit velocity for analysis rather than looking at the component batted-ball types that drive BABIP for a player like Atlanta's Austin Riley.
The first Friday RotoWire Fantasy Baseball Podcast of 2021 is live! Todd and Clay discuss a number of topics including this week's signings and their picks in the Arizona Fall League speakers draft.
Todd Zola takes a look at real-time roster construction during drafts and how staying the course, from Mookie Betts in the first round on down, can produce a winning foundation.
Todd Zola breaks down the player pool to look for actionable trends and is amazed by the depth of talent at shortstop, headlined by Fernando Tatis.
Todd Zola looks ahead to keeper auctions and how inflation can affect pricing, and when it might make sense to protect an expensive ace like Jacob DeGrom.
Jeff and Todd debate whether or not Cleveland starting pitcher Zach Plesac is being overvalued in early expert drafts.
Todd Zola wraps up his positional tiers with the outfield, and finds he can't quit Marcell Ozuna even without knowing what uniform he'll be wearing in 2021.
Todd Zola marvels at the depth and quality available at shortstop and offers some advice on how to construct an offense around an early-round speedster like Trea Turner.
Fernando Tatis went No. 1 overall in the Dec. 21 RotoWire Magazine Mock Draft. See the full results here.
Todd Zola spins the hits at third base, where his tiers approach leaves Jose Ramirez in a class all by himself.
Todd Zola breaks down his tiers at the keystone and finds a plethora of multiple eligibility options, including the Mets' Jeff McNeil.
Todd Zola offers up his first base tiers, where Freddie Freeman finally seems to be getting his due.
Todd Zola breaks down his catcher tiers and notes that Will Smith has the skills, if not the playing time projection, to be his top-ranked backstop.
Todd Zola offers an alternative to a standard tiered approach to drafting, intended to help determine whether rostering an aging ace like Max Scherzer is right for your squad.
Todd Zola looks at a volatile reliever pool heading into 2021 and finds that Aroldis Chapman is part of a much smaller elite tier than usual.
Todd Zola ponders whether it makes sense to include 2020 postseason performances in 2021 projections, and looks at how considering different factors impacts Randy Arozarena's projected numbers.
Todd Zola looks at how early selections can impact subsequent picks when constructing a roster, and why simply taking the "best" player available isn't always the best course of action.
Todd Zola considers how to handle the extra uncertainty that will accompany projections for 2020 breakout players like Zach Plesac, no matter how much effort is put into generating them.
Todd Zola reviews his first draft of 2021 and explains why he finds value in co-managing the team, as well as why Juan Soto got the nod with the eighth overall pick.
Todd Zola considers how to approach 2020's regional schedule when it comes to next year's projections, and what it might mean for Central-division stars like Yu Darvish.
Todd Zola contemplates all the extra factors that will go into his 2021 projections and wonders if a significant postseason workload might be an advantage for pitchers like Jesus Luzardo.
Todd Zola's weekly hitter rankings features the defending champion Nationals reduced to playing the role of spoiler with eight home games.
Todd Zola ranks the week's pitching as the season comes into the final stretch. What's that mean for aces like Gerrit Cole with the playoffs on tap?
Todd Zola breaks down Fernando Tatis' stellar 2020 performance and considers the question of whether he'll emerge as the consensus first overall pick in next year's drafts.
Todd Zola's weekly hitter rankings has the Cardinals on top with 10 games scheduled this week, including three doubleheaders.
Todd Zola ranks the week's staring pitching as the regular season comes down the stretch. This the last week to be relatively confident in two-start opportunities.
Todd Zola shares his charts of remaining schedules so fantasy managers can take advantage of players with the most games left.
Todd Zola's hitter rankings features three teams with nine games this week, including the A's.
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitching, as Cristian Javier is one of a handful of young hurlers with two starts.
Todd Zola's hitter rankings features five teams with eight games this week, including the Yankees.
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitching as the Indians' Shane Bieber is one of the few dependable two-start options.
Todd Zola looks over the top pitching earners so far in 2020 and finds that Liam Hendriks has proven to be one of the few closers worth a big investment.
Todd Zola's weekly hitter rankings features a struggling Diamondbacks squad that could break out with seven home games against weak pitching.
Todd Zola ranks the week's starting pitching as two-start hurlers are back in full effect, including Chicago's Lucas Giolito, who's in a groove.
Todd Zola compiles his top 50 fantasy earners among hitters to date, and it should be no surprise which young star tops the list.
Todd Zola's hitter rankings feature a slew of double-headers, including two for the Cardinals, who have a nine-game week.
Todd Zola ranks the week's pitching, but despite the slew of doubleheaders, the two-start outlook remains bleak.
Todd Zola looks at starting pitchers he may have underestimated coming into the season, including a trio of Cubs and Atlanta's Max Fried.
Todd Zola's weekly hitter rankings has the Phillies on top with seven home games against mediocre pitching.
Todd Zola ranks starting pitchers in a week with few elite two-start hurlers. Max Scherzer is scheduled for two starts, but he's also dealing with a hamstring injury.
Todd Zola recommends not putting too much emphasis on early-season data but notes that, unlike Aaron Judge, many batters aren't making contact with their usual authority so far.