Quick Picks for Tuesday August 22, 2017

by Tony Mrozik

Tuesday, we have a full schedule of games with some interesting interleague matchups.

Hitters to Target

  • Adrian Beltre 3B Texas at Los Angeles Angels – In the last 20 games, Beltre is batting .311 with 5 home runs and 21 RBI’s including 4 RBI’s yesterday.
  • Neil Walker 2B Milwaukee at San Francisco – Walker is batting .435 over his last 7 games since being acquired from the Mets.
  • Yonder Alonso 1B Seattle at Atlanta – Alonso is batting .474 in his last 7 days including batting 3 for 5 with 3 RBI’s on Monday. Seattle faces Lucas Sims today.
  • Pitchers to Target

  • Patrick Corbin at New York Mets – Corbin has a 3.13 ERA and 78:18 K/BB ratio over his last 12 starts. He is facing the Mets today in New York.
  • Jimmy Nelson Milwaukee at San Francisco – Nelson has a 4:1 K/BB ratio this season and is pitching in pitcher friendly AT&T park against the last place Giants.
  • Lance Lynn Home Versus San Diego – Lynn has a 2.62 ERA and 1.13 WHIP at home.

Stacks to Target

Baltimore Orioles Playing at home today and facing Paul Blackburn and the Oakland A’s. Blackburn has a 4.41 ERA and 1.71 WHIP during August.

Tony Mrozik

Tony Mrozik is an accountant who combines his love for baseball and numbers to analyze baseball players and their statistics. He has been playing fantasy baseball since the days you would get your stats from the box scores in the daily paper. He annually plays in several fantasy baseball leagues.

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