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18hTodd Zola

Fantasy baseball daily notes for April 28

Upgrade your daily fantasy baseball lineups with our pitcher projections, hitter ratings and much more.

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Cespedes injured legging out double (0:27)
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1dEric Karabell

Closer report: Kelley, Nationals need help

Eric Karabell explores the world of closers, noting the Nationals will likely replace Shawn Kelley, as well as notes on Fernando Rodney and others.

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Lindor slugs Indians to the lead (0:42)
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Carpenter lifts Cardinals with walk-off grand slam (0:45)
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Marcus Stroman's fantasy upside (1:02)
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2dEric Karabell

Evaluating injured, available Mariners

Eric Karabell examines the last-place Mariners, dealing with a humiliating loss to Detroit and injuries to several key players.

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Why Mitch Haniger is intriguing, despite injury (0:56)
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Weekend preview & Jose Abreu name game

Eric Karabell and Tristan Cockcroft take a ride on the closer carousel, play a Jose Abreu name game, take your Twitter questions and preview the weekend slate.

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Keith Law joins to talk advanced stats

Eric Karabell and Tristan Cockcroft welcome Keith Law to discuss his new book 'Smart Baseball' and how advanced stats are running the game. Plus, your Twitter questions!

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3dTommy Rancel

Latest fantasy baseball prospect rankings

Two pitchers have jumped to the top of our latest fantasy prospect rankings as solid performances and opportunities mean a call could be on the way.

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Looking back on the weekend's combo meals

Eric Karabell and Tristan Cockcroft discuss the Miguel Cabrera and Madison Bumgarner injuries, debate Luis Severino vs. Dylan Bundy, answer your hashbrowns and more.

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Can Ryan Zimmerman's hot start be trusted in fantasy? (0:55)
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What is the timetable for Bumgarner's return? (1:29)
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Time to add Ivan Nova to your fantasy rotation? (0:53)
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2hEric Karabell

Top 300 rankings for rotisserie leagues

Eric Karabell serves up his frequently updated top 300 and positional rankings for the rest of the 2017 fantasy baseball season.

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19dAJ Mass

Don't worry about Bryant, Altuve

After the first week of the MLB season, which players should you be concerned about in points leagues? Here's a full stock report, but don't worry about Jose Altuve or Kris Bryant just yet.

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