RotoWire Fantasy Baseball Podcast

Jeff Erickson, Clay Link, James Anderson, Scott Jenstad, Todd Zola, Fred Zinkie, Drew Silva, Christopher Crawford and Ryan Boyer cover fantasy baseball year round, including draft prep, strategy and much more!

Fantasy Sports
Adjusting for Volatility in Projections
Ariel Cohen advocated that Freddie Freeman should be a top-five pick this year due to his lack of volatility, and landed him in a number of leagues. He and Jeff Erickson discuss that concept of volatility, and how it applies for next year's drafts. Plus, Ariel addresses how to fix his Mets.
49 min
Ranking Rookie Pitchers w/ Eno Sarris
Eno Sarris of The Athletic joins James Anderson for their annual recap of the debut seasons for all the most interesting rookie pitchers, including Eury Perez, Grayson Rodriguez, Bobby Miller and more!
69 min
Is Corbin Carroll a First-Round Pick in 2024?
Is Corbin Carroll a first-round pick next year? How early does Blake Snell go? Fred and Jeff review the playoff races and look ahead to 2024 for certain players.
60 min
Two Weeks To Go! Recapping FAAB and Previewing ...
Jeff Erickson and Scott Jenstad discuss the exciting races and talk about all the fantasy aspects of the final two weeks, including FAAB, schedules, matchups and playing time.
67 min
Keep or Drop: Early Edition
Chris Crawford looks at players he'd be looking to keep or drop for the 2024 season.
33 min
4 Up, 4 Down From Friday
Drew Silva discusses a range of individual highlights and lowlights from Friday's slate of games.
30 min
Two-Start Pitchers (Week of Sept. 15, 2023)
Clay Link (@claywlink) and Todd Zola (@ToddZola) wind down the season with more potential pickups for the stretch run and two-start pitchers for next week.
62 min
The Wrath of Ian Kahn
Ian Kahn is in a tight race with RotoWire's Jason Collette in the XFL Experts League. He joins Jeff Erickson to discuss this race, his other leagues, and how to fix the Yankees.
41 min
Under The Radar Hitters w/ Derek VanRiper
James Anderson is joined by Derek VanRiper of The Athletic to discuss 14 hitters who may be under the radar heading into 2024.
50 min
Five Pivotal Playoff Race Players
Fred Zinkie and Jeff Erickson talk about how to value certain starting pitchers for 2024 and review the Wild Card races in both leagues.
63 min
FAAB Review / Playoff Talk / Week 25 Preview
Jeff Erickson and Scott Jenstad discuss some intriguing playoff races, break down all the FAAB action and preview an all important Week 25 in fantasy leagues.
76 min
Risers and Fallers, FAAB Discussion
Chris Crawford and Ryan Boyer go over some of the notable performances from the weekend and also hit on some waiver wire recommendations.
41 min
5 Up, 5 Down From Friday
Chris Crawford and Drew Silva talk about some individual highlights and lowlights from Friday's games.
44 min
Two-Start Pitchers (Week of Sept. 11, 2023)
Clay Link (@claywlink) and Todd Zola (@ToddZola) talk pickups and more before grading all of next week's projected two-start options on a 0-5 scale.
66 min
The Doc Is In!
Dr. Roto joins Jeff Erickson as they discuss his teams in LABR & TGFBI, how to handle stolen bases next year, ranking Bobby Witt Jr. and Luis Arraez, and how to balance covering both baseball and football.
27 min
Yankees Talk w/ Glenn Colton
The great Glenn Colton stops by to chat all things Yankees with James Anderson as well as some AL LABR talk and a breakdown of The SMART System.
51 min
Handling September Roster Expansion
It's challenging to stay on top of roster expansion and injury moves in September. Fred and Jeff share a few tips on late season strategy, and do some self-inventory on their results so far.
50 min
Managing the Final Month / More Rookie FAAB
Jeff Erickson and Scott Jenstad discuss all the strategy that goes into managing the final month of the Fantasy Baseball season and break down all the FAAB action over the weekend, with rookies again being the biggest bids.
63 min
Weekend Recap and FAAB Targets
Chris Crawford and Ryan Boyer look at the best and worst of the weekend while offering FAAB recommendations.
53 min
September Call Up Look
Chris Crawford and Drew Silva go over Friday's highlights and look at some September promotions to possibly roster.
51 min
Two-Start Pitchers (Week of Sept. 4, 2023)
Clay Link (@claywlink) and Todd Zola (@ToddZola) talk pickups and more before grading all of next week's two-start options on a 0-5 scale.
58 min
Prospect Talk with Keith Law
Keith Law joins the show to talk about some of the best/worst prospect seasons of 2023, and whether to be concerned or intrigued.
36 min
Top 400 Prospects Mailbag
James Anderson answers listener questions about this week's update to the RotoWire top 400 prospect rankings!
73 min
We're No Angels
The Angels are trying to pass their non-Ohtani free agents to be through waivers, the Reds nearly get no-hit and Jays fans are feeling tremendous sadness and angst. Fred and Jeff hit those topics and more!
60 min
Rookie and Closer FAAB / Battle in the AL West
Jeff Erickson and Scott Jenstad discuss the wild battle brewing in the AL West, preview Week 23 and recap all the FAAB action, including some new closers and a number of rookie call-ups.
67 min