Fantasy Baseball Quick Picks for Friday
by Tony Mrozik, Buffalo Sports Page Fantasy Expert
Cleveland and Detroit play a double header on Friday. Continue reading for some of my favorite picks.
Hitters to Target
Paul Goldschmidt Arizona at Colorado – Goldschmidt is facing left hander Kyle Freeland in Colorado tonight. He is batting .429 with 4 Home Runs during the last 7 days.
Christian Yelich Miami Versus Philadelphia – Yelich is batting .500/.667/1.000 versus Nick Pivetta during 2017 and .292 with 4 Home Runs during August.
Scooter Gennett 2B Cincinnati at Pittsburgh – Gennett is batting .391 versus Gerrit Cole during 2017.
Pitchers to Target
Carlos Carrasco Cleveland at Detroit – Carrasco has pitched effectively against Detroit during 2017 compiling a 2.36 ERA, 1.13 WHIP and 28 Strikeouts in 26 innings. He faces a Detroit team missing one of its sluggers, Justin Upton who was traded to the Angels this week.
Luis Castillo Cincinnati at Pittsburgh – Castillo a rookie, has pitched well during his first season. He has 83 Strikeouts in 77 innings and batters have an average of .208 against him.
Blake Snell Tampa Bay at Chicago White Sox – Snell has improved during his last 10 starts reducing his ERA over 1 run a game from 5.36 to 4.29.
Stacks to Target
Arizona Diamondbacks at Colorado – Arizona just completed a sweep of the Dodgers and is playing in Coors field.