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Marlins | Adeiny Hechavarria leading off

Mon, 30 May 2016 14:06:58 -0700

Miami Marlins SS Adeiny Hechavarria is leading off against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke Monday, May 30.

Fantasy Tip: While Hechavarria is just 5-for-28 against southpaws this season, he posted a .352/.412/.500 slash line against left-handed hurlers in 2015, and receives a slight fantasy boost setting the table for Miami. Still, he is nothing more than a low-priced flier in daily contests Monday, and in seasonal leagues, Hechavarria isn't worth a roster spot outside of cavernous mixed and NL-only leagues.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: The Miami Herald - Andre C. Fernandez


Marlins | Derek Dietrich out vs. Pirates

Mon, 30 May 2016 13:53:00 -0700

Miami Marlins 2B Derek Dietrich (head) passed concussion tests but is not in the starting lineup Monday, May 30. 2B Miguel Rojas is starting at second base and batting eighth against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke Monday.

Fantasy Tip: With Dee Gordon out of the way, Dietrich has become a viable fantasy option at the keystone and has a .344/.430/.500 slash line with 14 RBI in May. It appears Dietrich has avoided a serious injury, too, so expect him back in the lineup soon. Rojas is a desperation start in all fantasy formats Monday.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: The Miami Herald - Andre C. Fernandez


Marlins | Still no Giancarlo Stanton

Mon, 30 May 2016 13:46:44 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton (side) is not in the starting lineup Monday, May 30. OF Cole Gillespie is starting in right field and batting seventh against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke Monday.

Fantasy Tip: This will be the sixth consecutive game Stanton has missed, and before the injury, Stanton went 7-for-59 with just two RBI through his previous 17 games. Remain patient with the slugger, but he might fall short of his preseason billing. Gillespie is nothing more than a desperation start in all fantasy formats Monday.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: The Miami Herald - Andre C. Fernandez


Marlins | Marcell Ozuna extends hit streak

Mon, 30 May 2016 00:26:57 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Marcell Ozuna extended his hitting streak to 11 games with a two-run homer Sunday, May 29, in a 7-3 win over the Atlanta Braves.

Fantasy Tip: Ozuna should not be left out in any format. Ozuna's batting average is a robust .344 and his slugging percentage is .598. He appears to be slump-proof for the time being and should be active in contests ranging from daily to annual.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: The Associated Press - Charles Odum


Marlins | Derek Dietrich injured

Mon, 30 May 2016 00:18:07 -0700

Miami Marlins 2B Derek Dietrich (head) was hit in the back of a head by a ricocheting foul ball Sunday, May 29, in a 7-3 win over the Atlanta Braves. X-rays were negative, and Dietrich remained in Atlanta for observation. Dietrich had homered and driven in four runs prior to the injury.

Fantasy Tip: Dietrich, who improved to .325/.416/.524 with his three-hit day, looks like he will be all right, but you may want to monitor the situation. At first glance, it looks like Dietrich will be safe to go in weekly and annual leagues, although there is always the chance Dietrich could miss a day and be a risk in DFS formats.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: The Associated Press - Charles Odum


Marlins | Miami resting two players

Sun, 29 May 2016 12:40:11 -0700

Miami Marlins C J.T. Realmuto and SS Adeiny Hechavarria are not in the starting lineup against Atlanta Braves SP Julio Teheran Sunday, May 29. SS Miguel Rojas will start at shortstop and is batting seventh, while C Jeff Mathis will start at catcher and is batting eighth.

Fantasy Tip: Rojas is hitting .310 this month but has only four hits in his last nine games. He could be a starting option in some daily fantasy leagues, but owners probably will be able to find better options. Mathis is hitting only .135 so far this season and should be avoided in all leagues.

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Marlins | Giancarlo Stanton not playing Sunday

Sun, 29 May 2016 12:23:24 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton (side) is not in the starting lineup against Atlanta Braves SP Julio Teheran Sunday, May 29. OF Ichiro Suzuki will start in right field and is batting first in the lineup. Stanton is scheduled to take batting practice Sunday and could be available in the next series.

Fantasy Tip: Owners should monitor the situation because it appears that Stanton could return soon. Suzuki has seen regular playing time lately and should be a fine starting option in daily fantasy leagues.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Joe Frisaro


Marlins | Christian Yelich back in the lineup

Sun, 29 May 2016 12:13:51 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Christian Yelich (back) is in the starting lineup against Atlanta Braves SP Julio Teheran Sunday, May 29, and is batting third in the lineup.

Fantasy Tip: Yelich has been out of the starting lineup for the last eight games but was used as a replacement in a few of the games. He will be a risky option in all leagues, and owners may want to see him play in a game or two before using him again.

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Marlins | Marcell Ozuna extends streak

Sat, 28 May 2016 20:13:33 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Marcell Ozuna extended his hitting streak to 10 games, going 1-for-4 with a walk in a 7-2 loss to the Atlanta Braves Saturday, May 28, and he is hitting .487 during the streak.

Fantasy Tip: Ozuna's season average is up to .341, and until he cools off, he should be owned in just about every format.

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Marlins | Two Miami OFs remain sidelined Saturday

Sat, 28 May 2016 10:08:32 -0700

Miami Marlins OFs Giancarlo Stanton (side) and Christian Yelich (back) remain out of the starting lineup against Atlanta Braves SP Aaron Blair Saturday, May 28. OF Ichiro Suzuki will bat leadoff and play right field, while OF Cole Gillespie plays left field and bats seventh.

Fantasy Tip: Stanton and Yelich are both considered day-to-day and could be used off the bench during this weekend's series but should be avoided in all fantasy formats as long as they aren't starting. Suzuki is hitting .407 (11-for-27) with two doubles and an RBI over the past week, while Gillespie is batting .313 (5-for-16) with a pair of doubles and four RBI over the same span. Both players are excellent sources of productive cap relief for daily fantasy contests.

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Marlins | Adam Conley having command issues

Fri, 27 May 2016 21:29:06 -0700

Miami Marlins SP Adam Conley allowed two runs on eight hits while walking one and striking out three in 4 1/3 innings in a no-decision against the Atlanta Braves Friday, May 27. He also threw a wild pitch and hit three batters.

Fantasy Tip: Conley walked seven batters in his previous starts, and he appears to be hitting a wall after a solid start. Outside of NL-only leagues, you can hunt for a better option.

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Marlins | Christian Yelich used to pinch hit

Fri, 27 May 2016 21:22:30 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Christian Yelich (back) walked as a pinch hitter against the Atlanta Braves Friday, May 27, after missing the previous six games.

Fantasy Tip: The fact that Yelich was used to pinch hit likely means a return to the starting lineup is imminent. Start him as soon as he makes his return.

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Marlins | Giancarlo Stanton takes swings Friday

Fri, 27 May 2016 17:20:20 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton (side) swung the bat 30 times in the batting cages Friday, May 27, with 15 swings coming off a tee and the rest coming off flips in the cages. Stanton is listed as day-to-day and hasn't played since Monday, May 23, but could be used as a pinch-hitter during this weekend's series against the Atlanta Braves.

Fantasy Tip: Stanton is hitting just .214 with 12 home runs and 26 RBI this season and should be avoided in daily fantasy contests until he has played at least one full game without experiencing any setbacks. Ichiro Suzuki should continue to see most of the playing time in right field while Stanton is sidelined and he makes a solid value play in daily games.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Joe Frisaro


Marlins | Christian Yelich could be used to pinch hit

Fri, 27 May 2016 17:11:26 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Christian Yelich (back) took pregame batting practice Friday, May 27. Manager Don Mattingly is hesitant to say when he will be able to return to the starting lineup, although he is not ruling out using Yelich as a pinch hitter during this weekend's series against the Atlanta Braves.

Fantasy Tip: Yelich has missed seven games after injuring his back while hitting in the cages Saturday, May 21. He is batting .320 with five home runs and 20 RBI through 42 contests. Ichiro Suzuki, Cole Gillespie, Derek Dietrich and Chris Johnson are options to play left field for Miami in Yelich's absence, with Suzuki and Dietrich being the most productive sources of cap relief for daily fantasy contests.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Joe Frisaro


Marlins | Giancarlo Stanton, Christian Yelich out

Fri, 27 May 2016 12:00:51 -0700

Miami Marlins OFs Giancarlo Stanton (side) and Christian Yelich (back) remain out of the starting lineup Friday, May 27. OF Ichiro Suzuki is playing right field and batting leadoff again, while OF Cole Gillespie is starting in left field and batting seventh against Atlanta Braves SP Williams Perez.

Fantasy Tip: Stanton and Yelich remain day-to-day, so keep tabs on their progress heading into weekend play. Suzuki has been hot this week and gains added short-term value hitting leadoff with both Yelich and Stanton out. He's a fine addition to daily lineups against Perez. Gillespie is more of a desperation daily flyer with justs six home runs in his six-year career.

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Aguila Chris OF
Albaladejo Jonathan P
Allar Brent P
Allison Jeff RP
Alvarez Carlos P
Alvarez Jose R. P
Ames Steven P
Anderson Wes P
Andino Robert 2B
Andres Ricardo P
Angle Matt OF
Arcia Francisco C
Arias Jose P
Ashby Chris C
Axelrod Dylan SP
Baez Benito RP
Barnwell Chris INF
Barraclough Kyle RP
Batista Noberto P
Battisto Andrew P
Batz Daniel 1B
Baxter Allen P
Berglund Bryan P
Berkenbosch Kenny RP
Berry Tim RP
Blackley Travis SP
Bour Justin 1B
Brauer James P
Bremer Tyler P
Breslow Craig RP
Brigham Jeff P
Brinkley Dante OF
Bryan Luis INF
Buret Alfredo P
Burgos Alex P
Burns Gregory OF
Cabrera Yordy INF
Campbell Adam P
Capellan Christian OF
Capps Carter RP
Carvajal Marcos P
Castillo Frank SP
Castillo Luis M. RP
Castor Parrish P
Ceda Jose RP
Chen Wei-Yin SP
Christenson Ryan OF
Clemens Paul SP
Cleveland Brian SS
Colangelo Mike OF
Concepcion Alberto C
Conley Adam P
Cooper Marquis OF
Copeland Kolby OF
Corporan Carlos C
Cosart Jarred SP
Cox Zack 3B
Crespo Felipe INF
Crockett Marcus OF
Cueto Jose P
Curry Ryan 2B
D'Antonio Trent C
DeSalvo Matt P
Dietrich Derek 2B
Dilone Natividad P
Doolittle Todd RP
Downs Matt INF
Dunn Mike RP
Duran German 2B
Easton Aaron P
Edge Cody P
Evans Bryan P
Farrell Jarrod P
Fermin Ronny P
Fernandez Jose SP
Flake Stephen P
Flores Jesus C
Flores Kendry SP
Fortenberry Seth OF
Fulton John P
Gaillard Eddie P
Gall Bryan P
Gardner Lee RP
Gendron Steve SS
Gil Daniel P
Gillespie Cole OF
Gilliam Chaz P
Glen Willie P
Glover Gary RP
Gogal Jeffrey P
Gomez Alexis OF
Gonzalez Jose G. P
Gordon Dee 2B
Gran Paul INF
Green Chad OF
Green Nick SS
Gunderson Kyle P
Gwyn Marcus RP
Hafner Ryan P
Hall Cody P
Hechavarria Adeiny SS
Hoff Brian P
Hogan Patrick P
Hood Destin OF
Hutchinson Trevor P
Jackson Edwin SP
James Delvin SP
Jefferies Jake C
Johnson Chris 1B
Julianel Ben RP
Kam Adam 1B
Kehrer Tyler P
Kelly Don 3B
Keys Brent OF
Koehler Tom SP
Kolek Tyler SP
Lacher Jeffrey P
Lamacchia Marc P
Lambin Chase SS
Lasater Ben 3B
Lawler Brett C
Lazo Raudel P
Leverton James P
Lewis Marc P
Link Jon RP
Lopez Mickey INF
Lutz Zach 3B
Madden Corey P
Mahoney Joe 1B
Mairena Oswaldo RP
Mallory Matthew P
Manning David P
Martinez Anillins P
Mata Frank RP
Mathis Jeff C
Mayorson Manuel INF
McCall Derell P
McClure Alex SS
McGowan Dustin RP
McMillan Beau 2B
Mendez Adalberto SP
Mendoza Yeims P
Mercado Orlando C
Miller Colby P
Mitchell Lee INF
Mitchell Richard P
Mobley Christopher P
Molldrem Craig P
Montgomery Matt P
Morales Angel OF
Morris Bryan RP
Murphy Tommy OF
Nappo Greg P
Narveson Chris SP
Naylor Josh 1B
Neu Mike RP
Nicolino Justin SP
Nieto Adrian C
Nola Austin SS
Ogando Nefi P
Olenberger Kasey P
Olivera Manu P
Ontiveros Emilio INF
Ortiz Jaime 1B
Ozuna Marcell OF
Parcell Garrett P
Parra Andy P
Pasek Michael SS
Patterson Ryan OF
Paulauskas Andrew P
Perez Smelin INF
Peterson Matt RP
Phelps David SP
Pietro Joseph OF
Pineyro Ivan SP
Piste Carlos INF
Prado Martin 3B
Prieto Daniel P
Psomas Grant INF
Ramos A.J. RP
Ramsey Matt P
Ray Robert P
Realmuto J.T. C
Reed Chris SP
Reid Ryan RP
Reyes Jo-Jo SP
Richar Danny INF
Rienzo Andre SP
Riggins Harold 1B
Rivas Amaury P
Robertson Tyler RP
Rodriguez Arturo C
Rodriguez Josh SS
Rojas Miguel SS
Romero Alex OF
Ronda Jose SS
Rosario Rodrigo P
Rundgren Rex INF
Rupe Ryan SP
Salazar Oscar 2B
Sammons Clint C
Sampson Chris SP
Sanchez Jesus P
Santos Jarrett P
Schrager Tony INF
Scruggs Xavier 1B
Septimo Agustin INF
Shafer Christopher P
Shoemaker Brady C
Sierra Moises OF
Silva Jesus P
Silverio Alfredo OF
Smith Jordan P
Sorensen Zach INF
Sosa Juan P
Soto Elliot SS
Stanton Giancarlo OF
Stem Craig P
Stewart Josh SP
Suggs Colby P
Suzuki Ichiro OF
Tamares Joel P
Taylor Graham SP
Telis Tomas C
Tomshaw Matthew P
Torres Jose SS
Torres Tim INF
Trahern Dallas P
Tripp Brandon OF
Twine Justin SS
Tyler Scott P
Urckfitz Pat P
Urena Jose SP
Valdez Wilson SS
Van Buren Jermaine P
Varner Rett P
Vazquez Ramon SS
Waters Lucas 3B
Wates Austin OF
Watson Sean RP
Westcott Craig P
Westmoreland Clayton P
White Pat OF
White Ray SS
Williamson Scott RP
Wilson Kenny OF
Wilson Neil C
Wittgren Nick RP
Wojciechowski Asher SP
Yelich Christian OF
Young Christopher P

Bonds Barry TO
Butler Brett TO
Cornelius Reid TO
Goff Mike TO
Hassey Ron TO
Hernandez Chuck PC
Hill Michael TO
Hill Perry TO
Mattingly Don MAN
Menechino Frank TO
Pierson John TO
St. Claire Randy PC

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