RotoWire Fantasy Baseball Podcast

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

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In Lieu of Two-Start Pitchers...
Todd Zola and Clay Link discuss Steak League pickups and relief options to consider in the short week in lieu of two-start pitcher grades.
56 min
552
Leading the NFBC RotoWire Online Championship
Griffin Benger is leading the NFBC's RotoWire Online Championship, and he's also made the final table of the Main Event of the World Series of Poker. He joins RotoWire's Jeff Erickson to talk about that overlap, the secrets of his success and the news of the day.
47 min
553
Brujan Day!
Lead Prospect Analyst James Anderson (@RealJRAnderson) and Senior MLB Editor Clay Link (@claywlink) discuss Vidal Brujan's debut and three minor-league risers before previewing the top of this year's draft class.
55 min
554
Fred Loses in Man vs. Machine
Thanks to Bailey Ober, Fred Zinkie lost in a battle of Man vs. Machine. He explains that and why he hates Jeff Erickson's Reds in Tuesday's RotoWire MLB Podcast.
66 min
555
FAAB, Fireworks and Frustrating Aces
Jeff Erickson and Scott Jenstad talk about a number of possible closers in FAAB, discuss the frustrating Sundays for Gerrit Cole and Lucas Giolito and look ahead to Week 15; plus a whole lot more.
67 min
556
Two-Start Pitchers (Week of July 5, 2021)
Todd Zola and Clay Link of RotoWire.com grade all of next week's two-start pitchers on a 0-5 scale.
57 min
557
Talking With Rob DiPietro (@deadpullhitter)
Rob DiPietro, the 2020 NFBC Draft Champions Overall Winner and host of the Pull Hitter Podcast, joins RotoWire's Jeff Erickson to discuss the news of the day, midseason strategy considerations, and his background getting into fantasy.
65 min
558
Prospect Mailbag (June 2021)
RotoWire.com's Lead Prospect Analyst James Anderson joins Senior MLB Editor Clay Link to answer prospect-related questions from the Twitterverse.
56 min
559
The Hiura We All Need
Fred Zinkie and Jeff Erickson break down Monday night's highlights (Keston Hiura, Kyle Schwarber) and lowlights (Matt Manning, Dylan Bundy, Rhys Hoskins).
62 min
560
FAAB Recap and Talking Giants, Cubs and Closers
Jeff Erickson and Scott Jenstad discuss another busy week of FAAB bidding; then discuss injuries, elite closers, Giants / A's, Jake Cronenworth and much more.
85 min
561
Two Start Pitchers: Week of June 28
93 min
562
Visiting With Simon Dice
Simon Dice (@HonRonBaseball) joins RotoWire's Jeff Erickson to talk about points leagues (RazzSlam), card collecting on MLB The Show, and the news of the day.
37 min
563
On Wander Franco's Heels...
RotoWire.com's Lead Prospect Analyst James Anderson (@RealJRAnderson) and Senior MLB Editor Clay Link (@claywlink) discuss Wander Franco's debut, others on the way, the top names in the upcoming first-year player draft and more.
43 min
564
Buxton Hurt Again, Dodgers-Padres Renew Hostili...
Fred Zinkie and Jeff Erickson break down the latest setbacks for Byron Buxton and Corey Seager, and the start of the Dodgers-Padres series.
60 min
565
Week 13 FAAB / Wander Gets the Call
Jeff Erickson and Scott Jenstad discuss the Wander Franco call-up, all the FAAB action and wrap up a busy weekend of baseball including Kyle Schwarber going nuts against the Mets.
66 min
566
Two-Start Pitchers (Week of June 21, 2021)
Todd Zola and Clay Link of RotoWire.com grade all of next week's two-start options on a 0-5 scale.
56 min
567
Joe Sheehan & Jeff Erickson Talking Baseball
Joe Sheehan joins the RotoWire podcast and discusses Jacob deGrom's injury, MLB's crackdown on pitchers using grip-enhancing substances, and many of the other top news items of the day.
59 min
568
Deepest, Weakest Farm Systems
RotoWire.com's Lead Prospect Analyst James Anderson and Senior MLB Editor Clay Link (@claywlink) take another public 'L' on Hunter Greene before moving on to the deepest and weakest farm systems and ultimately to James' Joe Gray All-Stars.
59 min
569
Cracking Down on Podcast Enhancing Substances
Major League Baseball officially announced their crackdown on pitchers using illegal substances on the ball on Tuesday morning. Fred Zinkie and Jeff Erickson discuss that ruling and the fantasy ramifications of it. Also, starting pitching injuries are on the climb, with big news on Tyler Glasnow, Shane Bieber and Max Scherzer.
61 min
570
FAAB and NFBC Strategy with BatFlip Crazy
Scott Jenstad and guest, Toby G. from BatFlip Crazy, talk some NFBC mid-season strategy and break down a busy weekend in baseball, including all the FAAB bidding and a number of intriguing players heading into the summer.
81 min
571
Two-Start Pitchers (Week of June 14, 2021)
Todd Zola and Clay Link of RotoWire.com grade all of next week's two-start pitchers on a 0-5 scale.
51 min
572
Talking Baseball with Michael Govier
Scott Jenstad is joined by guest, Michael Govier of RotoFanatic and the Pallazzo Podcast, and they discuss some confusing bullpens and also break down a number of intriguing players two months into the season including Sean Manaea, Brandon Crawford and Robbie Ray; plus much, much more.
87 min
573
Witt, Rutschman, Shallow Dynasty League Adds & ...
RotoWire.com's Lead Prospect Analyst James Anderson (@RealJRAnderson) and Senior MLB Editor Clay Link discuss notable minor-league performers before making their latest selections in the walk-up song draft.
49 min
574
The Z Team
Todd Zola pinch-hits for Jeff Erickson and joins regular Tuesday co-host Fred Zinkie. The Z-Team discusses the struggle incurred by many rookies, the wisdom of acquiring Patrick Wisdom and Adolis Garcia. Todd and Fred also opine on some underperformers as well as the Red Sox pitching staff.
71 min
575
FAAB Review with Vlad Sedler
Scott Jenstad welcomes special guest, Vlad Sedler of FantasyGuru.com, and they break down the week in FAAB, preview Week 11 and talk about many notable players, including Cedric Mullins, Ian Happ, DJ Lemahieu and many more.
80 min