Fantasy Baseball Quick Picks for Thursday
by Tony Mrozik, Buffalo Sports Page Fantasy Baseball Expert
There is a short schedule of games today. Below are players you may want to consider for today:
Hitters to Target
Corey Seager SS Los Angeles Dodgers Versus Colorado – Seager has a lifetime batting line of .385/.556/.692 with a Home Run and 3 Bases on Balls against Jon Gray. The Dodgers are at home and Jon Gray has a 4.96 ERA on the road in 2017.
Tim Beckham SS Baltimore Versus New York Yankees – The Orioles face Sonny Gray at home today. Beckham has a lifetime .500/.500/1.000 batting line with a Home Run and 3 RBI’s versus Gray.
Jayson Werth OF Washington Versus Philadelphia The Nationals face Aaron Nola at home today. Werth has hit 3 Home Runs with 8 RBI’s while batting .438 versus Philadelphia during 2017. Against Aaron Nola in 2017, Werth has hit 2 Home Runs with 7 RBI’s while batting .368.
Pitchers to Target
Dan Straily Miami at Atlanta – Straily has compiled a 2.12 ERA while allowing 12 hits in 17 innings and a .200 batting average versus Atlanta during 2017.
Corey Kluber Cleveland at Chicago White Sox – Kluber has 7 consecutive starts allowing 3 or fewer runs. In his last 2 starts, he has pitched 8 innings and he owns a 2.56 ERA and 0.90 WHIP in 2017.
Tyler Mahle Cincinnati at New York Mets – Mahle has compiled a 2.45 ERA and 1.18 WHIP during his 2 starts since being called up from the minors.
Stacks to Target
Minnesota Twins at Kansas City – The Twins face righthander Sam Gaviglio today and have hit 3 Home Runs against him in 21 at bats. Gavliglio has made 12 starts during 2017 compiling a 4.62 ERA, 1.35 WHIP and allowing a .270 batting average.