Keeping on the weekend crush train. Let’s go game-by-game and break this down.
LAD @ PHI
Clayton Kershaw: Kershaw is the glaring cash game lock on the slate.
Nick Pivetta: No.
LAD: Justin Turner (Elite), Cody Bellinger (Elite), Chris Taylor, Yasiel Puig
PHI: I don’t mind taking the risk on Rhys Hoskins, but that’s as far as I’d go here.
MIN @ NYY
Ervin Santana: I don’t mind Santana in GPPs, but I’m not going there, personally.
Jaime Garcia: Kind of the same but I’m closer to a “no” on this one.
MIN: Brian Dozier (Elite), Byron Buxton (Elite), Eduardo Escobar, Jorge Polanco
NYY: Gary Sanchez (Elite), Aaron Judge (Elite), Didi Gregorius, Brett Gardner
MIL @ PIT
Brent Suter: No thank you.
Jameson Taillon: I don’t mind Taillon in deep-field GPPs.
MIL: Neil Walker (Elite), Eric Sogard, Ryan Braun, Travis Shaw, Eric Thames
PIT: Andrew McCutchen, Jose Osuna, Jordan Luplow, Sean Rodriguez
BOS @ BAL
Doug Fister: I’ll have some Fister in tournaments.
Dylan Bundy: Same here.
BOS: Mookie Betts, Andrew Benintendi, Mitch Moreland, Jackie Bradley Jr.
BAL: Chris Davis, Manny Machado, Trey Mancini
OAK @ DET
Jharel Cotton: I don’t mind using Cotton in GPPs. He’s talented, but has been struggling quite a bit.
Buck Farmer: No.
OAK: Matt Olson (Elite), Khris Davis (Elite), Matt Joyce, Marcus Semien, Bruce Maxwell, Jed Lowrie
DET: Ian Kinsler (Elite), Nick Castellanos (Elite), Miguel Cabrera, James McCann, Jeimer Candelario
NYM @ MIA
Matt Harvey: Definitely not.
Dan Straily: He’ll be chalky. I’m okay with it.
NYM: Brandon Nimmo, Dominic Smith
MIA: Giancarlo Stanton (Elite), Justin Bour (Elite), Dee Gordon, Marcell Ozuna, Tomas Telis
ARI @ SDP
Patrick Corbin: There’s a good amount of risk, here, but I’m happy playing Corbin in GPPs.
Luis Perdomo: Negative.
ARI: Jake Lamb (Elite), David Peralta, Ketel Marte, Daniel Descalso, Paul Goldschmidt, J.D. Martinez
SDP: If you think Corbin gets blown up, Wil Myers, Jabari Blash, Yangervis Solarte, and Austin Hedges are the guys who’d do it.