Of Price and Men

The Rangers’ lineup is mostly left-handed and has struggled against lefties, so David Price should be able to keep their bats at bay. Here are my picks for the night slate on Wednesday, August 26:


Infielders (IF) Outfielders (OF) Pitchers (P)
Miguel Cabrera, $10,800 Jose Bautista, $10,500 Chris Sale, $25,200
Jose Abreu, $9,600 Starling Marte, $10,000 Chris Archer, $24,900
Paul Goldschmidt, $10,200 Mike Trout, $8,800 David Price, $22,000
Jason Kipnis, $8,400 Stephen Piscotty, $8,800 Johnny Cueto, $20,000
Nick Castellanos, $7,200 Kyle Schwarber, $8,500 Shelby Miller, $18,300
Justin Turner, $7,200 Adam Eaton, $7,200 Gio Gonzalez, $15,000
Jimmy Rollins, $6,400 Rajai Davis, $6,600 Jake Peavy, $12,600
Andres Blanco, $4,400 Gerardo Parra, $6,600 Brett Anderson, $12,000
Darnell Sweeney, $3,900 Odubel Herrera, $6,400 Tyler Duffey, $9,200


Infielders (IF) Outfielders (OF) Pitchers (P)
Josh Donaldson, $11,100 Jose Bautista, $10,500 Chris Sale, $25,200
Miguel Cabrera, $10,800 Bryce Harper, $10,000 Chris Archer, $24,900
Jose Abreu, $9,600 Andrew McCutchen, $9,600 David Price, $22,000
Edwin Encarnacion, $9,000 Mike Trout, $8,800 Johnny Cueto, $20,000
Troy Tulowitzki, $9,000 Charlie Blackmon, $8,400 Tyson Ross, $17,200
Ian Kinsler, $8,800 Yasiel Puig, $7,200 Gio Gonzalez, $15,000
Nick Castellanos, $7,200 Melky Cabrera, $6,800 Patrick Corbin, $14,800
Justin Turner, $7,200 David Peralta, $6,600 Jake Peavy, $12,600
Ryan Howard, $7,200 Cody Asche, $5,400 Cody Anderson, $10,000


Preferred Stacks: Blue Jays, Tigers, Mets, Phillies, Dodgers, Pirates, Angels, White Sox, Braves, Cardinals and Indians

Secondary/Contrarian Stacks: Rays, Diamondbacks, Nationals, Royals, Giants, Cubs, Reds and Brewers

Weather Concerns: There do not seem to be any weather concerns today, so play the players you want to play!

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

Bonus: Chris Colabello, Ender Inciarte, Carl Crawford, John Jaso, Curtis Granderson, Yoenis Cespedes, Manny Machado, Delino DeShields, Denard Span and Lorenzo Cain all just missed the cut but are worthy of consideration tonight.

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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  1. Lenny Franklin says:

    Steinbeck would love this…. Try and quote Twain

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