Champ or Chump: Zach Plesac and Mallex Smith Thu 6/6/19 9:14 AM

The calendar has officially flipped to June, which means that your league's standings page now contains useful information. No, it's not time to give up on your sixth-place team. Instead, it's time to pinpoint your unique areas of need and then make trade proposals and waiver wire acquisitions accordingly.For example, maybe the league-wide dearth of quality pitching has you falling short of your rivals in IP, [...]

The Fantasy Injury Exam Room - deGrom, Gallo and More Wed 6/5/19 8:54 AM

In our weekly feature in collaboration with Inside Injuries, we take a comprehensive look into major injuries and their Fantasy implications.The medical team at Inside Injuries breaks down each players outlook from physical perspectives. RotoBaller then provides in-depth fantasy recommendations based on the impact of every injury breakdown. Its an unrivaled combination of medical and fantasy expertise, designed to help you gain a true advantage in your roster management.Inside Injuries predicts [...]

Mallex Smith Swats Rare Home Run Tue 6/4/19 9:32 AM

Seattle Mariners outfielder Mallex Smith popped his third home run of the year Monday off of Astros starter Corbin Martin. He finished the game 1-for-4 with a walk and a strikeout and is now batting just .195 on the season. Since his return from his minor league demotion, however, he holds a more respectable .246 average, but that number is a long ways off from the .296 mark he posted in 2018. Smith has salvaged his fantasy season by stealing 14 bags to just one caught stealing, and he's retur[...]

Buy or Sell - Undervalued and Overvalued Players for Week 10 Sat 6/1/19 10:00 AM

May is coming to an end, but luckily, buy and sell windows are still open on a certain set of players discussed in today's piece. There is nothing worse than seeing one of your guys underperform, but if that is the case, eight times out-of-ten it is most prudent to hold on until they at least get hot to then sell. Contrarily, do not buy high, unless it is in your best interest to win now and that player fills a particular need (saves/steals typically).If you missed out on the opportunity to make[...]

Head-to-Head Hitter Streamers and Starts Week 10 Fri 5/31/19 7:15 AM

Welcome to the hitting streamers column for the week of 06/03-06/09. [...]

Mallex Smith Reaches Thrice, Swipes Another Base Wed 5/29/19 8:33 PM

Seattle Mariners outfielder Mallex Smith is finding his groove at the plate as of late with a 2-for-4 day on [...]

Daily Slivers of the Fantasy Soapbox (5/29/19) Wed 5/29/19 11:05 AM

Welcome to the [...]

Daily Slivers of the Fantasy Soapbox (5/28/19) Tue 5/28/19 3:15 PM


Mallex Smith Ties Team Record With Four Steals Tue 5/28/19 4:31 AM

Seattle Mariners outfielder Mallex Smith went 2-for-3 with a walk, an RBI and two runs scored in Monday's 6-2 victory over the Texas Rangers. He recorded four steals to tie a team record, including a steal of second, third and home in the bottom of the eighth inning. The last Mariners player to steal four in a game was shortstop Jean Segura on May 15, 2018, also against the Rangers. He is also the first M's player to swipe home since Dustin Ackley accomplished the feat May 20, 2012 in Colorad[...]

Head-to-Head Hitter Streamers & Starts for Week 9 Fri 5/24/19 7:15 AM

Welcome to the hitting streamers column for the week of 5/27 - 6/02. [...]