Fred Zinkie: Verlander is still my pick, although the gap has become very narrow.
Zinkie on Rosario, Albies
Zinkie on the value of Amed Rosario, Ozzie Albies
MLB.com's fantasy writer Fred Zinkie and Al Melchior break down the fantasy value of Amed Rosario and Ozzie Albies
@giov301: Would you prefer Yu Darvish or Jake Arrieta?
Zinkie: I'll take Darvish, who could win plenty of games down the stretch.
@STANLEY73: Should I add Steven Souza Jr., Starling Marte or Tommy Pham?
Zinkie: Grab Marte. Pham is my second choice.
@tahamufti1: How would you rank Nick Williams, Avisail Garcia, Matt Kemp, Wil Myers and Gerardo Parra?
Zinkie: Myers, Parra, Williams, Kemp, Garcia.
Two-start pitcher options
Zinkie looks at viable two-start pitchers this week
MLB.com fantasy writer Fred Zinkie discusses a trio of two-start fantasy pitcher options for week 19
@Sonny_Crockett6: Do you prefer Amed Rosario or Tim Beckham for the rest of the season?
Zinkie: Go with Rosario. But Beckham is an underrated option right now.
@McGuireGMM: Should I add Hyun-Jin Ryu, JC Ramirez or A.J. Griffin?
Zinkie: Go with Ryu. Ramirez would be my second choice.
@speej63: Am I better to stash Gleyber Torres or Victor Robles in a keeper league?
Zinkie: Torres is my pick.
@MarkAPier: Which injured player should I add: Starlin Castro or Michael Taylor?
Zinkie: Add Taylor, who can contribute in all categories.
@GatoViejoPelota: Please rank Aaron Nola, Carlos Rodon, Rich Hill, Jimmy Nelson and Sonny Gray.
Zinkie: Nola, Hill, Nelson, Gray, Rodon.
@MarkAPier: Are you in favor of picking up Beckham? I'm in a 12-team league.
Zinkie: Yes, he should be added in 12-team leagues.
Beckham trade's fantasy impact
Orioles trade of Beckham has fantasy implications
MLB.com fantasy writer Fred Zinkie discusses the fantasy impact of the Orioles acquiring shortstop Tim Beckham from the Rays
@BIGMACwFRIES45: Please pick one of Jason Kipnis, Jedd Gyorko or Castro.
Zinkie: Kipnis. But I don't have great optimism for any of them.
@TJNicol10: Would you rather have Mike Moustakas or Travis Shaw for the remainder of the season?
Zinkie: Moustakas. Great breakout seasons for both players.
@alex_hudock: How much do you buy into Shane Greene as Detroit's closer for the rest of the season?
Zinkie: I fully expect Greene to keep the closer's role.
@statcher5: Should I own Manaea or Charlie Morton for the rest of the season?
Zinkie: Go with Morton, who should log similar ratios and has a better supporting cast.
@JonSeger: Do you prefer Josh Reddick or Aaron Hicks for the rest of the season?
Zinkie: Reddick. Superior supporting cast gives him the edge.
@Andrew__Holland: Is Jonathan Villar going to help my team at any point this season?
Zinkie: You can drop him. But don't ignore him in 2018 drafts.
@Random_Joel66: Which two players should I keep out of Gyorko, Yoan Moncada and Rosario?
Zinkie: Keep the rookies. Gyorko has really struggled of late.
@sp_salas: Is it safe to drop Johnny Cueto?
Zinkie: Yes, in 10-team leagues. Even those in 12-team leagues can consider it.
@JohnCSmithWOOD: Should I move Clayton Kershaw for Zack Godley?
Zinkie: I would rather have Godley than Kershaw for the rest of the season.
@Darkhorse0318: Should I accept an offer of Jake Arrieta for Hill. Also, should I pick up Rosario and let Miguel Cabrera go?
Zinkie: I'm in the minority, but I'll take Hill. Also, I wouldn't drop Cabrera for Rosario.
MLB Tonight: Rich Hill
Rich Hill discusses his career on MLB Tonight
Rich Hill discusses his career on the mound and the Dodgers adding Yu Darvish at the Trade Deadline
@Matt2628: Please rank Kevin Gausman, Jameson Taillon, Collin McHugh, Morton and Taijuan Walker.
Zinkie: Morton, McHugh, Walker, Taillon, Gausman.
@nickb88: Should I own Rafael Devers or Alex Bregman?
Zinkie: Go with Bregman.
@fubzeppelin: Should I grab Sam Dyson or Brad Ziegler as a bottom-of-the-barrel closer?
Zinkie: Add Ziegler, who should be better than you expect.
@warwickwizard: With George Springer coming back, which slumping player do I drop out of Xander Bogaerts, Matt Carpenter, Corey Dickerson or Marte?
Zinkie: Drop Dickerson.
@mhblack: Who's the better young keeper out of Paul DeJong, Clint Frazier, Bradley Zimmer? Zinkie: Zimmer. Frazier would be my second keeper pick.