FREE
July 26, 2014 posted by Chuck Anderson

2014 Fantasy Baseball Memoirs From the Platoon: July 28 – August 3

2014 Fantasy Baseball Memoirs From the Platoon:  July 28 – August 3
Print Friendly

A wild trade deadline could make these pitching projections outdated in a hurry, keep the twitter feed open this week.

 

Top Batters vs. RHP

 

Seth Smith: 7/28 @ Ervin Santana, 7/29 vs. Lance Lynn, 7/30 vs. Joe Kelly, 7/31 vs. Shelby Miller, 8/2 vs. Ervin Santana, 8/3 vs. Aaron Harang

 

Lucas Duda: 7/28 vs. A.J. Burnett, 7/30 vs. Kyle Kendrick, 8/1 vs. Ryan Vogelsong, 8/2 vs. Jake Peavy

 

Conor Gillaspie: 7/29 @ Anibal Sanchez, 7/30 @ Max Scherzer, 8/2 vs. Yohan Pino, 8/3 vs. Anthony Swarzak

 

Adam LaRoche: 7/28 @ Nate Eovaldi, 7/29 @ Henderson Alvarez, 8/1 vs. Roberto Hernandez, 8/2 vs. A.J. Burnett

 

John Jaso: 7/28 @ Brad Peacock, 7/29 @ Scott Feldman, 8/1 vs. Jeremy Guthrie, 8/3 vs. James Shields

 

Scooter Gennett: 7/28 @ Jake Odorizzi, 7/29 @ Alex Cobb, 8/1 @ Adam Wainwright, 8/3 @ Lance Lynn

 

Neil Walker: 7/29 @ Tim Hudson, 7/30 @ Tim Lincecum, 7/31 @ Josh Collmenter, 8/2 @ Chase Anderson, 8/3 @ Trevor Cahill

**He is hitting for a higher average when facing lefties but all his power comes against righties. His ISO split is .213/.074 with home runs at 14/1.

 

Coco Crisp: 7/28 @ Brad Peacock, 7/29 @ Scott Feldman, 8/1 vs. Jeremy Guthrie, 8/3 vs. James Shields

 

Pablo Sandoval: 7/28 vs. Vance Worley, 7/30 vs. Charlie Morton, 8/2 @ Jacob deGrom, 8/3 @ Bartolo Colon

**He hits RHP consistently better than league average and his skills remain intact. This year his BABIP on the split is .351, significantly above his .319 career level

 

Top Batters vs. LHP

 

Derek Norris: 7/30 @ Dallas Keuchel, 8/2 vs. Bruce Chen

 

Rajai Davis: 7/29 vs. Jose Quintana, 7/31 vs. John Danks, 8/1 vs. Franklin Morales, 8/2 vs. Yohan Flande, 8/3 vs. Jorge De La Rosa

**Matching up with five southpaws in six games is very rare. Even better for Davis, the Tigers are on a homestand. He is the easy choice for Pick of the Week.

 

Drew Stubbs: 7/28 @ Tsuyoshi Wada, 7/30 @ Travis Wood

 

Chris Iannetta: 7/30 @ Wei-Yin Chen

 

Khris Davis: 7/30 @ David Price

 

Brian McCann: none

**In a bad year overall, he is having his best results ever off lefties. The key numbers are a 29.4% line drive rate and .216 ISO.

 

Brandon Crawford: 7/29 vs. Francisco Liriano, 8/1 @ Jon Niese

 

Yan Gomes: none

**His wRC+ on the split is 158, following up 157 in 2013.

 

Scott Van Slyke: 7/30 vs. Alex Wood, 8/2 vs. Tsuyoshi Wada

Share

You must be logged in to post a comment.