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Fake Teams Hitting the Fantasy Links

Hope you had a good weekend.  I'm currently looking for a new name for this feature.  Leave your suggestions in the comments.  Here are your links for Monday, May 2:

The Fantasy Fix has some start 'em/sit 'ems for this week.

Fantasy Phenoms looks at some two-start pitchers who might be available in your league.

Roto Hardball tracks several guys who have had a good week and are likely sitting on your waiver wire.

RotoGraphs posts new rankings for catchers and second basemen.  They also posted some new reliever rankings that ignore saves and holds, which can be a great tool if you use it correctly.

Razzball says you should expect a rebound from Carl Crawford and gives some other buy low and sell high candidates.

RotoRob scours the waiver wire for some corner infielders.

Rotoprofessor looks at some guys who are about to gain eligibility at different positions.

RotoExperts has a comprehensive injury report.

Follow the jump for more relevant fantasy baseball links.

Fantasy Baseball Cafe has some two-start pitcher recommendations, including some brief thoughts on Kyle Lohse.

RotoGraphs points out 5 guys who could see their K/9 increase based on SwStk%.  I love to see Jhoulys Chacin on this list.

The Fantasy Fix has some closer ranks for you.

RotoGraphs talks trade strategy.

Rotoprofessor asks if Ryan Dempster can bounce back, and comes to this conclusion:

If I can get him for pennies on the dollar, than he certainly becomes a gamble worth taking. If I can’t, I’m not going to lose any sleep.

Roto Hardball advises that you buy low on Mat Latos.

RotoGraphs checks in on Ryan Vogelsong and wonders if he's worthy of a pick-up.

Baseball Analytics notes that Max Scherzer's improved command of his slider has been the secret to his success.

Viva El Birdos knows what's wrong with Ryan Franklin: He's hanging too many curveballs, for starters.

Roto Hardball is a fan of Bud Norris, who is also our Fantasy Player of the Day.

Baseball Prospectus profiles Jose Bautista.  Great stuff as always.  I'm starting to believe in him more and more, but of course I'm too late to do anything about it in fantasy.

Pirates Prospects says Andrew McCutchen is merely in a month-long slump.

Lester's Legends reckons that Lance Berkman will not be able to sustain his hot start.  Well, yes.

John Sickels' Prospect of the Day is Wilin Rosario.

KFFL profiles 3 minor leaguers who have been called up recently.

Rotoprofessor inquires about Alex White.