It’s always tough to start a platoon bat in Fantasy baseball. While some players can absolutely mash depending on the handedness of the pitcher, there’s always concern about their lack of playing time hurting their value. In many situations, this is the case.
The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
Brewers manager Ron Roenicke knows there’s only one way Milwaukee is going to salvage the season. Kyle Lohse did his part.
If Shelby Miller reaches his potential, he’ll be just another superstar to come up through the Cardinals’ ranks.
Giancarlo Stanton was set to play in next week’s All-Star game and participate in the home run derby. Instead, he’ll be recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee.
The Miami Marlins have to be happy they’ve seen the last of Kyle Lohse. The right-hander isn’t the hardest thrower in the St. Louis Cardinals’ rotation, getting the job done by staying ahead of the hitters and keeping the ball down with good movement.
The sellout crowd in the Miami Marlins’ new ballpark cheered the introduction of their starters, who were accompanied by women dressed as Latin showgirls. There was another roar for Muhammad Ali, who delivered the first pitch.