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Rangers | Josh Hamilton out vs. lefty

Wed, 05 Aug 2015 15:15:48 -0700

Texas Rangers SP Josh Hamilton is not in the lineup against Houston Astros SP Scott Kazmir Wednesday, Aug. 5. OF Ryan Rua is starting in left field and hitting seventh.

Fantasy Tip: Rua ($2,300, 4.6% of cap) only has 10 hits in 46 at-bats (.217) against left-handers this year with three of his four home runs. Using him on FantasyScore against Kazmir, who gave up just one earned run in 34 July innings, is not advised.

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Rangers | Mitch Moreland, Shin-Soo Choo out

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:20:17 -0700

Texas Rangers 1B Mitch Moreland and OF Shin-Soo Choo are not in the starting lineup against San Francisco Giants left-handed SP Madison Bumgarner Friday, July 31. 2B Adam Rosales is starting at first base and hitting seventh, while OF Ryan Rua gets the start in left field and is hitting sixth.

Fantasy Tip: Rua ($2,300, 4.6% of cap) and Rosales ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) are both weak FantasyScore options to begin with, and facing MadBum means you should definitely look to avoid them everywhere in daily games.

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Rangers | No Mitch Moreland against Yankees

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:25:36 -0700

Texas Rangers 1B Mitch Moreland is not in the starting lineup Thursday, July 30. OF Ryan Rua draws into the lineup in left field, and he is batting sixth against New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia Thursday.

Fantasy Tip: Make sure to avoid Moreland ($4,800, 9.6% of cap) in all fantasy formats Thursday. With a lefty on the hill, it is an opportunity to provide him a night off. Rua ($2,300, 4.6% of cap) is batting .197 this season, and he should be viewed as nothing more than a low-priced flier for FantasyScore contests Thursday.

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Rangers | Josh Hamilton sitting against lefty

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:50:40 -0700

Texas Rangers OF Josh Hamilton is not in the lineup against New York Yankees left-handed SP Chris Capuano Tuesday, July 28. OF Ryan Rua is starting in left field and hitting seventh.

Fantasy Tip: While Rua ($2,300, 4.6% of cap) is typically one to avoid on FantasyScore, he faces a juicy matchup against Capuano tonight and could come in handy as a deep sleeper. Despite a .179 (7-for-39) average against lefties in 2015, Rua has hit two of his three home runs off them this year.

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Rangers | Shin-Soo Choo sitting out

Mon, 20 Jul 2015 14:28:05 -0700

Texas Rangers OF Shin-Soo Choo is not in the starting lineup against Colorado Rockies SP Chris Rusin Monday, July 20. OF Ryan Rua will start in left field and is batting seventh in the lineup.

Fantasy Tip: Choo ($4,200, 8.4% of cap) has struggled against left-handed pitchers this season, so he is receiving a day off. Rua ($2,300, 4.6% of cap) has not done much at the plate this season and probably should be avoided on FantasyScore.

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Rangers | Shin-Soo Choo out of lineup

Sun, 19 Jul 2015 08:12:13 -0700

Texas Rangers OF Shin-Soo Choo isn't in the starting lineup Sunday, July 19, against the Houston Astros. OF Ryan Rua will start in left field and hit sixth in the order against LHP Dallas Keuchel.

Fantasy Tip: Rua ($2,300, 4.6% of cap) is hitting just .138 against lefties, and he doesn't deserve any FantasyScore consideration.

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Rangers | Shin-Soo Choo out of Sunday lineup

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:05:01 -0700

Texas Rangers OF Shin-Soo Choo is not in the starting lineup Sunday, July 5, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. OF Ryan Rua is in Choo's place.

Fantasy Tip: This appears to be a normal night off for Choo ($3,500, 7.0% of cap), who has been in all six games this week leading up to Sunday. Rua ($2,300, 4.6% of cap) carries little fantasy value with a .182 average in the past week.

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Rangers | Josh Hamilton out today

Sat, 04 Jul 2015 14:35:03 -0700

Texas Rangers OF Josh Hamilton is out of the lineup Saturday, July 4, with OF Ryan Rua in his place hitting second.

Fantasy Tip: Rua ($2,300, 4.6% of cap) is hitting just .208 with three solo homers this season, and he's not much of an option on FantasyScore.

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Rangers | No Josh Hamilton Saturday

Sat, 04 Jul 2015 14:28:45 -0700

Texas Rangers OF Josh Hamilton isn't in the starting lineup Saturday, July 4, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. OF Ryan Rua will start in left field and hit second in the order against LHP Hector Santiago.

Fantasy Tip: Rua ($2,300, 4.6% of cap) is hitting just .182 against southpaws this season, and he should be avoided on FantasyScore, even with the high spot in the batting order.

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Rangers | Josh Hamilton not in lineup

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:27:01 -0700

Texas Rangers OF Josh Hamilton is not in the starting lineup against Baltimore Orioles left-handed SP Wei-Yin Chen Wednesday, July 1. OF Ryan Rua is starting in left field and hitting sixth.

Fantasy Tip: Rua ($2,300, 4.6% of cap) is hitting under .200 (.182) on the season with just a home run and RBI, and he's been even worse against lefties in limited at-bats (.158-1-1). Avoid him on FantasyScore.

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