Adam LaRoche (1B, CHW) - Fantasy Baseball Sleeper rotoballer.com Tue 12/30/14 1:32 PM

This article references Adam Dunn, Adam Eaton, Adam LaRoche, Jose Abreu, Melky Cabrera and more! BALLER MOVE: Target as Corner Infielder or Late Round First BasemanANALYSIS: Adam LaRoche is not considered one of the big name run producers, but he has shown consistency throughout his entire career. His career slash line is .264/.340/.472 and he averages 27 HR and 92 RBI over 162 games. In 2015, LaRoche's fantasy value will be boosted by the players around him. He will hit clean-up in a potent, revamped White Sox offense, behind three .300 hitters-- Adam Eaton, Melky Cabrera and Jose Abre[...] Keep on reading: Adam LaRoche (1B, CHW) -- Fantasy Baseball Sleeper

Adam LaRoche: 2015 Fantasy Baseball Sleeper rotoballer.com Sun 12/28/14 2:27 PM

This article references Adam Dunn, Adam Eaton, Adam LaRoche, Alexei Ramirez, Avisail Garcia, Jose Abreu, Melky Cabrera, SP and more! Adam LaRoche: 2015 Fantasy Baseball SleeperThe White Sox have made plenty of moves this offseason, one of those being the acquisition of free agent Adam LaRoche. The Sox needed a left-handed batter to join the middle of the lineup and also offer protection for Jose Abreu. LaRoche certainly fills that void. He will start about a third of the games at first base and will otherwise serve as the designated hitter.LaRoche has been in the league for 11 years and can hardly be considere[...] Keep on reading: Adam LaRoche: 2015 Fantasy Baseball Sleeper

MLB Hot Stove 2014: White Sox Land Two Key Hurlers rotoballer.com Tue 12/9/14 5:28 PM

This article references Adam LaRoche, Chris Sale, David Robertson, Jeff Samardzija, Jose Abreu, Josh Phegley, Marcus Semien, Mariano Rivera, SP and more! The Major League Baseball Winter Meetings are barely a day old, but one team has already made an enormous splash that just may have the most long-lasting impact on the upcoming 2015 season.That aforementioned club is, of course, the Chicago White Sox, who garnered not one, but two key arms that could prove to be the difference in propelling them back to the playoffs. The Pale Hose have not reached baseball's second season since 2008, surpassing a .500 winning percentage only twice during t[...] Keep on reading: MLB Hot Stove 2014: White Sox Land Two Key Hurlers

Top 50 MLB Free Agents for 2015: Where Will They Land? #20-11 rotoballer.com Wed 11/26/14 10:02 AM

This article references Adam LaRoche, Alex Rios, Alex Rodriguez, Andrew Miller, Aramis Ramirez, Austin Jackson, Brandon McCarthy, CC Sabathia, Chase Headley, Colby Rasmus, David Robertson, DEF, Hanley Ramirez, Hiroki Kuroda, Jake Peavy, Jose Abreu, Madison Bumgarner, Mariano Rivera, Masahiro Tanaka, Michael Cuddyer and more! Lots of big name free agents are finding new homes in this hot stove season, and it already feels like the 2015 MLB season is just around the corner. First Victor Martinez and Michael Cuddyer signed with the Detroit Tigers and New York Mets, then Russel Martin signed a huge deal with the Blue Jays, and most recently the Red Sox shocked the baseball world by not only signing Pablo Sandoval away from the Giants, a team he won 3 [...] Keep on reading: Top 50 MLB Free Agents for 2015: Where Will They Land? #20-11

Adam LaRoche (1B, WAS) - Waiver Wire Pickups rotoballer.com Mon 8/11/14 11:58 AM

This article references Adam LaRoche and more! BALLER MOVE: Add in Deep LeaguesANALYSIS: In the last seven days, LaRoche has been very strong at the plate putting up ten hits in 26 AB, three of which were doubles, along with 7 runs, 3 HR and 4 RBI while taking five walks. His batting average over the last week has been .385, which is fantastic and shows he's seeing the ball very well right now.  LaRoche is one of the older players on the Nationals roster at 34 years old, and the lefty first baseman has provided a boost for the Nats[...] Keep on reading: Adam LaRoche (1B, WAS) -- Waiver Wire Pickups

Adam LaRoche (1B, WAS) - Waiver Wire Pickups rotoballer.com Tue 7/8/14 5:14 PM

This article references Adam LaRoche and more! BALLER MOVE: Add Immediately in All LeaguesANALYSIS: Since 2008, Adam LaRoche has 25 or more homers in every year except 2011 - and he was hurt that year. So what is LaRoche doing being owned in only 66 % of Yahoo-leagues? That is just craziness, and he could even be labeled right now as one of those post-hype sleepers who isn't getting nearly enough love in the fantasy baseball community. I know he comes with the stigma of striking out a ton, but even that is not the case this year. LaRoche[...] Keep on reading: Adam LaRoche (1B, WAS) -- Waiver Wire Pickups

Third Base (3B) & First Base (1B) Waiver Wire Pickups for Week 14 rotoballer.com Tue 7/1/14 9:51 AM

This article references Adam LaRoche, Brock Holt, Bryce Harper, C.J. Cron, Josh Harrison, Kris Bryant, Michael Cuddyer, Raul Ibanez and more! When it comes to the success of a particular player, the right opportunity can be just as important as the player's individual talent. When looking at this week's list of pickups at the corner infield spots, many of the players are taking advantage of the first regular playing time of their careers to put up useful numbers. With that in mind, here is a closer look at this week's top candidates worth scanning the waiver wire for. First Base Waiver Wire PickupsAdam LaRoche (1B, WAS)[...] Keep on reading: Third Base (3B) & First Base (1B) Waiver Wire Pickups for Week 14

Third Base (3B) and First Base (1B) Waiver Wire Pickups for Week 13 rotoballer.com Wed 6/25/14 6:00 AM

This article references Adam LaRoche, Albert Pujols, Bryce Harper, C.J. Cron, Cody Asche, Josh Hamilton, Josh Harrison, Kris Bryant, Mike Trout, Raul Ibanez and more! There are a lot of newcomers on this week's list of potential pickups at the corner infield spots as several players seeing the first regular playing time of their careers are starting to produce consistent results. Granted, there are always more question marks about an unproven player, but there is also more upside. Perhaps more importantly, these players tend to be available to pick up off waivers later in the season. With that in mind, here is a closer look at this week's top pickups.&n[...] Keep on reading: Third Base (3B) and First Base (1B) Waiver Wire Pickups for Week 13

Week 8 Waiver Wire Pickups: First Base (1B) & Third Base (3B) rotoballer.com Wed 5/21/14 8:30 AM

This article references Adam LaRoche, Casey McGehee, Giancarlo Stanton, Juan Francisco, Justin Smoak and more! If you are looking for help off the waiver wire at either of the corner infield spots for your fantasy baseball team, you've come to the right place. Unless you are lucky enough to be in a league with a bunch of lazy owners, there probably aren't any sleepers or viable options still available in your league that are going to fix all your problems at once. However, there are still plenty of options widely available in many league formats including NL-Only and AL-Only that give you a much-needed b[...] Keep on reading: Week 8 Waiver Wire Pickups: First Base (1B) & Third Base (3B)

Second Half Stragglers baseballguys.com Wed 9/4/13 12:19 PM

Yesterday I wrote about surging second half players. The yin to that yang, the darkness to that light, are those players who are gasping for air in the second half. Here are some of those players. SECOND HALF NUMBERS Here are some players you might hesitate to employ in the final month of the [...]