Fantasy Baseball Quick Picks for Tuesday
by Tony Mrozik, Buffalo Sports Page Fantasy Baseball Expert
Rosters have expanded as of September 1, 2017 and many regulars are being rested. Monitor the daily schedule accordingly. Below are players you may want to consider for today:
Hitters to Target
Wellington Castillo C Baltimore Versus New York Yankees – Castillo is batting .333 versus CC Sabathia and is batting .417 with 5 Home Runs during his last 7 days.
Albert Pujols 1B Los Angeles Angels at Oakland – Pujols is a lifetime .429/.467/.786 against Kendall Graveman with 3 Home Runs and 8 RBI’s.
Yadier Molina C St Louis at San Diego – Molina is a career .333/.326/.622 Hitter against Travis Wood with 3 Home Runs and 13 RBI’s.
Pitchers to Target
Kyle Hendricks Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh – Hendricks has pitched well during July and August. He pitches well on the road and much better at night compiling a 2.72 ERA and allowing a batting average of .226.
Garrett Richards Los Angeles Angels at Oakland – Richards is making his first start after a lengthy DL stint. He throws in the upper 90’s and can compile Strikeouts easily. He is pitching in Oakland, a pitcher’s park.
Justin Verlander Houston at Seattle – Verlander is a competitor and will want to make a strong impression in his first start for the Astros. During 2017 Verlander has compiled a 2.13 ERA with 19 Strikeouts in 12.2 innings versus Seattle.
Stacks to Target
Cleveland Indians at Chicago White Sox – The Indians have 3 Batters in the top 35 over the past 7 days while winning 12 straight games. They face David Holmberg who has a career ERA of 5.03 and WHIP of 1.60.