Rotowire Fantasy Baseball Podcast



The RotoWire baseball staff covers fantasy baseball year round, including draft prep, strategy, and much more! Hosts include: Jeff Erickson, Derek VanRiper, Clay Link, James Anderson, Scott Jenstad, Todd Zola, and Tim Heaney!Intro Song: "Not Too Old" by Lawr Michaels from the album 'Downward Facing Dog'


  • Top 400 Prospect Rankings for 2023

    18/01/2023 Duração: 01h45min

    Tink Hence Cody Morris Endy Rodriguez Brayan Rocchio Nick Yorke Josue De Paula This year's J-15 class Matt McLain/Nick Gonzales Jhonkensy Noel Deyvison De Los Santos Baltimore's 2025 Opening Day lineup Jud Fabian/Dylan Beavers Guardians' deep system Wuilfredo Antunez Will Brennan Ranking the former No. 1 prospects Taj Bradley Joey Wiemer Kahlil Watson Dalton Rushing Corbin Carroll Pitchers who could make a leap Pitchers with the highest ceiling, highest floor Miguel Vargas vs. Josh Jung Colton Cowser Roderick Arias Hedbert Perez Elijah Green James Wood vs. Spencer Jones Gordon Graceffo Angel Martinez Joey Ortiz Dustin Harris Anthony Volpe Wenceel Perez Jonathan Aranda Bobby Miller Tanner Bibee Jack Leiter Kyle Manzardo vs. Vinnie Pasquantino Ricky Tiedemann Best comp for Druw Jones Everson Pereira Andrew Painter vs. Grayson Rodriguez Quinn Priester Where are the tiers? Aaron Zavala Goose Eury Perez Matt Mervis Masyn Winn Learn more about your ad choices. Vis

  • The New Rules and Early Player Pool Observations

    12/01/2023 Duração: 01h08min

    Todd and Jeff Zimmerman talk about Jeff's role in "The Process", how the new MLB rules affect projections and rankings. They also review catcher strategy, pitching strategy and general player pool observations. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Catcher Targets w/ Jake & Dave from RotoSaurus

    06/01/2023 Duração: 02h03min

    PHI J.T. Realmuto, ADP 28, Min 22, Max 43 TOR Daulton Varsho, ADP 41, Min 32, Max 55 Alejandro Kirk, ADP 104, Min 88, Max 120 Danny Jansen, ADP 202, Min 161, Max 239 LAD Will Smith, ADP 60, Min 52, Max 67 BAL Adley Rutschman, ADP 64, Min 45, Max 75 KC Salvador Perez, ADP 69, Min 52, Max 84 MJ Melendez, ADP 103, Min 77, Max 119 STL Willson Contreras, ADP 101, Min 77, Max 116 ATL Sean Murphy, ADP 124, Min 102, Max 145 Travis d’Arnaud, ADP 204, Min 157, Max 247 MIL William Contreras, ADP 126, Min 102, Max 156 CIN Tyler Stephenson, 133 SEA Cal Raleigh, 157  WAS Keibert Ruiz, 197 TEX Jonah Heim, 242  MIN Christian Vazquez, 251 Ryan Jeffers, 473 LAA Logan O’Hoppe, 262 ARI Gabriel Moreno, 263, Min 187, Max 344 Carson Kelly, 399, Min 340, Max 474 OAK Shea Langeliers, 271 **UT ONLY to start season** CWS Yasmani Grandal, 272 CLE Bo Naylor, 302, Min 253, Max 402 NYM Francisco Alvarez, 322 **UT ONLY to start season** MIA Nick Fortes, 336 SF Joey Bart, 341 NYY Jose Trevino, 366  PIT Endy Rodriguez, 387 Learn more about yo

  • Pocket Aces in 2023 w/ Toby Guevin

    29/12/2022 Duração: 01h26min

    Gerrit Cole Corbin Burnes Sandy Alcantara Jacob deGrom Dylan Cease Spencer Strider Shane McClanahan Brandon Woodruff Aaron Nola Justin Verlander Carlos Rodon Max Scherzer Julio Urias Zack Wheeler Shane Bieber Kevin Gausman Alek Manoah Luis Castillo Max Fried Cristian Javier Zac Gallen Triston McKenzie Robbie Ray Luis Severino Joe Ryan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Return of the Robot w/ Phil Dussault

    21/12/2022 Duração: 01h34min

    Phil's Gladiator experience Living by ADP Bad advice The March SP shift The Walker Buehler The Dylan Cease Hitters projection systems are too high on Phil's favorite bad players Tweaking his projections Platoon first basemen Coors hitters Great American Ball Park Saves Streaming setup men 16th round ADP targets/fades Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Todd and Jeff talk early draft prep

    15/12/2022 Duração: 01h03min

    Todd pulls Jeff out of his football cave to discuss the NFBC Gladiator format, how the new rules and schedule affect projections and rankings along with some reactions to some of the free agent signings. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Senga/Yoshida + Outman/Colas w/ Tim McLeod

    14/12/2022 Duração: 47min

    Tim's history scouting Asian free agents Kodai Senga Masataka Yoshida Shintaro Fujinami Yoshinobu Yamamoto Jung Hoo Lee Munetaka Murakami Roki Sasaki James Outman Oscar Colas Cody Morris Gavin Williams Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Dynasty Discussions w/ Eddy Almaguer

    06/12/2022 Duração: 01h24min

    Trea Turner lands in Philly Wander Franco vs. Andres Gimenez Three players Eddy is buying in dynasty this offseason Three players Eddy is selling in dynasty this offseason 15th Round NFBC ADP targets/fades Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • The Highlander Draft w/ Jesse Roche

    03/12/2022 Duração: 01h48min

    The Highlander Draft is a one-round, 20-pick redistribution/poaching draft in The Highlander Dynasty Invitational featuring a mix of prospects, pre-prime big leaguers and late-prime big leaguers. Many of the league members joined Jesse and James live to make their picks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • 60 Relievers in 60 Minutes w/ Ryan Rufe

    01/12/2022 Duração: 01h16min

    Ryan Helsley the riskiest of the top 10 Daniel Bard Scott Barlow Could Raisel Iglesias or Camilo Doval be usurped by Kenley Jansen? Clay Holmes David Bednar Andres Munoz/Paul Sewald Jhoan Duran/Jorge Lopez Kyle Finnegan/Hunter Harvey Evan Phillips/Daniel Hudson Tanner Houck/John Schreiber Pete Fairbanks/Jason Adam Fading Gregory Soto Jose Leclerc Seranthony Dominguez/Jose Alvarado Dylan Floro Uninterested in Angels, A's, Cubs, Diamondbacks Taylor Rogers the top FA (non Kenley Jansen division) 14th Round ADP targets/fades Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Step in the Arena w/ Bobby Big Bucks

    22/11/2022 Duração: 01h09min

    Origin of Bobby Big Bucks nickname Bob's backstory The quest to get better at NFBC Working the wire Gladiator strategy Phillies offseason storylines 13th round NFBC ADP buy/sell Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Teoscar Trade + AFL Takeaways w/ Chris Welsh

    16/11/2022 Duração: 01h24min

    Reaction to Teoscar Hernandez trade Our most memorable moments of the AFL Does it matter if an age-appropriate hitter does well in the AFL? Which players made up for mediocre regular seasons with strong AFL showings? Who was this year’s Logan O’Hoppe – a legit prospect who came in with hardly any fanfare and turned heads? Who is this year’s Caleb Kilian – a prospect whose value potentially peaked the offseason after their AFL? Who is this year’s Ezequiel Tovar – a prospect who sucked in the AFL and then was awesome the following season? Projecting next year's AFL crop 12th Round NFBC buy/sell Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Previewing The 2023 Cubs w/ Sara Sanchez

    09/11/2022 Duração: 01h04min

    Expectations for the Cubs' offseason Seiya Suzuki Nico Hoerner Christopher Morel Willson Contreras Ian Happ Matt Mervis Hayden Wesneski Justin Steele Caleb Kilian Keegan Thompson Javier Assad Who will lead the Cubs in saves? 11th Round ADP buy/sell Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Projections & Strategy w/ Ariel Cohen

    02/11/2022 Duração: 01h02min

    What is ATC When will the top projection systems get released How to incorporate projections into your game How will projection systems factor in the rule changes in MLB Relative pricing as it relates to the saves market Projecting Aaron Judge for 2023 How to project stolen bases Auction tips Nomination strategy in auctions Much more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Early 2023 ADP w/ Zack Waxman

    26/10/2022 Duração: 01h26min

    106 leagues for Zack in 2022 James has a problem Auctions vs. snake Advice for aspiring high-volume players Diversification The early SP market Positions of scarcity This year's Myles Straw Much more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • TGFBI Green Jacket Ceremony

    07/10/2022 Duração: 01h06min

    Clay Link (@claywlink) and Todd Zola (@ToddZola) welcome the 2022 overall champion of The Great Fantasy Baseball Invitational, Michael Richards (@MPRichards1981) of Fantrax. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • The General's Best Year Ever w/ Ian Kahn

    06/10/2022 Duração: 01h02min

    NFBC finishes AL LABR Tout Wars Devil's Rejects Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Looking Ahead to 2023

    05/10/2022 Duração: 01h31min

    Fred Pinkie and Jeff Erickson take a look at the top 2-3 rounds for 2023. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Three More Days!

    03/10/2022 Duração: 01h12min

    Jeff Erickson and Scott Jenstad recap the weekend in baseball, discuss some lessons learned from 2022 and preview the final three days of the MLB season. Thanks for listening all season long and please follow us on Twitter: @Jeff_Erickson I @ScottJenstad I @RotoWire Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • Heading into the Final Weekend...

    30/09/2022 Duração: 01h12min

    Clay Link (@claywlink) and Todd Zola (@ToddZola) discuss potential last-minute FAAB pickups before looking at the top 20 fantasy earners to date in 2022. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

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