Taijuan is Nice this Time of Year

Taijuan Walker walked three batters in the month of June and sports a .182 opponents’ batting average allowed at home. He makes for a great alternative to the high-priced studs. Here are my picks for Tuesday, July 7: 

 

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Infielders (IF) Outfielders (OF) Pitchers (P)
Albert Pujols, $10,400 Mike Trout, $11,200 Max Scherzer, $24,100
Josh Donaldson, $10,400 Jose Bautista, $10,200 Corey Kluber, $21,600
Nolan Arenado, $9,900 Billy Burns, $8,900 Francisco Liriano, $20,100
Troy Tulowitzki, $9,700 Mookie Betts, $8,800 Johnny Cueto, $19,600
Hanley Ramirez, $9,200 Dexter Fowler, $7,800 Taijuan Walker, $16,000
David Freese, $8,900 Delino DeShields, $7,600 Matt Cain, $13,800
Stephen Vogt, $7,900 Joc Pederson, $7,200 Edinson Volquez, $12,000
Justin Turner, $7,200 Gregory Polanco, $6,000 Kevin Gausman, $11,600
Cesar Hernandez, $6,000 Andre Ethier, $5,600 Vincent Velasquez, $10,800

 

tournament-plays

Infielders (IF) Outfielders (OF) Pitchers (P)
Albert Pujols, $10,400 Mike Trout, $11,200 Max Scherzer, $24,100
Nolan Arenado, $9,900 Kole Calhoun, $9,500 Corey Kluber, $21,600
Troy Tulowitzki, $9,700 Josh Reddick, $9,100 Francisco Liriano, $20,100
David Ortiz, $8,100 Mookie Betts, $8,800 Johnny Cueto, $19,600
Stephen Vogt, $7,900 Joc Pederson, $7,200 Sonny Gray, $18,600
Adrian Gonzalez, $7,600 Yasiel Puig, $6,900 Taijuan Walker, $16,000
Wilin Rosario, $7,400 Danny Valencia, $6,800 Edinson Volquez, $12,000
Justin Tuner, $7,200 Alejandro De Aza, $6,800 Manny Banuelos, $11,700
Yasmani Grandal, $6,400 Andre Ethier, $5,600 Kevin Gausman, $11,600

 

preferred-play

Preferred Stacks: Angels, Dodgers, Rockies, Red Sox, Athletics, Rangers and Blue Jays

Secondary/Contrarian Stacks: Brewers, Phillies, Mariners and Indians

Weather Concerns: Major concerns in HOU/CLE game and lesser delay concerns in the PIT/SD, AZ/TEX and LAA/COL games

Note: I will update the quick picks throughout the course of the day and adjust picks according to who is in/out of lineups.

UPDATES: Michael McKenry, Ben Paulsen and Gerardo Parra are out of their respective lineups. They were in the initial Quick Picks. Please adjust accordingly. Wilin Rosario makes for a nice alternative to McKenry.

Ricky Sanders

Ricky Sanders

Ricky Sanders is a fantasy sports expert with over 15 years of playing experience. After starting several freelance fantasy sports blogs, Ricky moved up in the fantasy industry when he joined Going9 Baseball. He wrote fantasy baseball content and had a weekly radio spot on the site’s SiriusXM Satellite Radio show. Shortly thereafter, in early 2013, Ricky joined RotoExperts as a three-sport fantasy contributor, eventually becoming one of the site’s lead basketball writers. While writing for RotoExperts, Ricky was introduced to daily fantasy sports and immediately fell in love. With help from some of his mentors, some of the best DFS players in the world, he honed his skills and became the daily fantasy expert he is today. When RotoExperts created a daily-focused website called DailyRoto.com, Ricky was brought on as one of the main contributors. He still makes frequent appearances on the RotoExperts SiriusXM Radio show and on the FNTSY Sports Television Network, talking daily fantasy sports. He also continues to write for a few DFS content sites: RotoCurve and The Fantasy Fix. Ricky is a proud and active member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association. He has agreed to be a writer and representative for the FantasyDraft brand and serves as an ambassador to the site. He has no more access to the site than the typical user. Don’t hesitate to contact Ricky with questions on Twitter @RSandersDFS.

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