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Dodgers | Justin Turner batting second

Wed, 03 Jun 2015 13:31:10 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers 2B Justin Turner is batting second and playing third base against the Colorado Rockies Wednesday, June 3.

Fantasy Tip: Tuner ($3,900, 7.8% of cap) has been receiving a few looks in the two-hole recently, and he is currently riding a modest 12-for-41 run with five runs and three RBI. Playing at Coors Field and hitting in a prime lineup spot helps his upside, though, and he is a nice value target for FantasyScore players.

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Dodgers | Joc Pederson homers yet again

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 22:37:29 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Joc Pederson socked his 16th homer of the season Tuesday, June 2, in Game 2 of a doubleheader against the Colorado Rockies.

Fantasy Tip: Pederson ($5,300; or 10.6% of cap) also homered in the opener of the twin bill. He has emerged as a top-flight option in FantasyScore, and he continues to have a very cap-friendly salary, too.

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Dodgers | Joc Pederson continues tear

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 18:15:52 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Joc Pederson hit his 15th home run of the season and his second of the month Tuesday, June 2, in Game 1 of the doubleheader against the Colorado Rockies. Pederson's home run was estimated at 477 feet.

Fantasy Tip: Pederson ($5,300, 10/6% of cap) has yet to showcase his speed in terms of stolen bases, as he has just two on the season. Once he taps into that facet of his game, Pederson could quickly emerge as one of the premier fantasy outfielders in both FantasyScore and season-long formats.

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Dodgers | Alex Guerrero out of lineup

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 16:00:08 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Alex Guerrero is out of the lineup for Game 2 of the doubleheader Tuesday, June 2, against the Colorado Rockies. OF Chris Heisey will start in left field and bat eighth in the order.

Fantasy Tip: Heisey will likely be splitting time with Guerrero, with OF Scott Van Slyke sidelined. Guerrero is the far more appealing player on FantasyScore and in season-long leagues.

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Dodgers | Alberto Callaspo hitting sixth

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 15:52:47 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers 3B Alberto Callaspo is hitting sixth in the lineup and starting at third base for Game 2 of the doubleheader Tuesday, June 2, against the Colorado Rockies. 3B Justin Turner is out of the lineup.

Fantasy Tip: Callaspo ($1,800, 3.6% of cap) is 2-for-7 since joining the Dodgers, but he is hitting .245 against right-handed pitchers this season, compared to just .053 against lefties. Callaspo is an extremely low-risk option, and he should be used in GPP tournaments on FantasyScore.

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Dodgers | Yasmani Grandal hitting cleanup

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 15:45:46 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers C Yasmani Grandal will hit fourth in the order in Game 2 of the doubleheader Tuesday, June 2, against the Colorado Rockies.

Fantasy Tip: Grandal ($4,600, 9.2% of cap) struck out in his lone plate appearance in Game 1. A switch-hitter, Grandal fares nearly equally well against lefties and righties and with an ISO of .193 on the season, he'll be an excellent option at Coors Field when he goes up against RHP David Hale.

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Dodgers | Enrique Hernandez hitting 2nd for Game 2

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 15:36:31 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Enrique Hernandez will start at second base and hit second in the order for Game 2 of the doubleheader Tuesday, June 2. 2B Howie Kendrick is out of the lineup.

Fantasy Tip: Hernandez ($1,600, 3.2% of cap) went 1-for-3 with a single in the first half of the doubleheader, with zero walks and zero strikeouts. Hernandez is just 2-for-8 in his last two games, with two singles and one RBI. With a full slate of games, FantasyScore owners can find better options.

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Dodgers | Scott Van Slyke's injury not serious

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 11:38:13 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Scott Van Slyke (back) isn't dealing with any major structural damage in his back after undergoing an MRI exam, according to manager Don Mattingly. Van Slyke was put on the disabled list with mid-back inflammation. He missed four games with back pain before playing over the weekend.

Fantasy Tip: With Van Slyke out, Alex Guerrero ($3,900, 7.8% of cap) should be in the lineup regularly, either in left field or somewhere in the infield. With nine home runs in 93 at-bats, Guerrero can be a fine value pick on FantasyScore in the right matchups.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNLosAngeles.com - Mark Saxon


Dodgers | Yasiel Puig close to rehab assignment

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 11:36:17 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) is currently rehabbing in Arizona and is expected to start a minor league rehab assignment later this week. Puig could come off the disabled list at some time next week.

Fantasy Tip: Puig ($4,900, 9.8% of cap) has had several setbacks in his return from a hamstring ailment, but he's close to returning again if he can get through a rehab assignment this weekend. He should go right back to being a strong option on FantasyScore when he's back. Puig's return will hurt the value of Andre Ethier ($3,500, 7.0% of cap), who has been a very effective value play against right-handed hurlers.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNLosAngeles.com - Mark Saxon


Dodgers | Scott Van Slyke to DL

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 10:05:37 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Scott Van Slyke (back) was placed on the disabled list with a back issue Tuesday, June 2.

Fantasy Tip: With Van Slyke out, Alex Guerrero ($3,900, 7.8% of cap) should continue to see regular playing time, and he's a nice value pick in the right matchups for his power stroke. Enrique Hernandez ($1,600, 3.2% of cap) and Chris Heisey could see starts in utility roles.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Ken Gurnick


Dodgers | Juan Nicasio starting first game

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 09:49:08 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers RP Juan Nicasio will make a spot start in Game 1 of the team's doubleheader against the Colorado Rockies Tuesday, June 2.

Fantasy Tip: It'll be a bullpen game for the Blue in the first game of the twin bill. Unfortunately you won't be able to stack any Rockies hitters in this early contest on FantasyScore. And in the night cap, they face the tough Zack Greinke.

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Dodgers | Yasmani Grandal not catching in Game 1

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 09:46:57 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers C Yasmani Grandal is not in the starting lineup against a left-handed pitcher for Game 1 of the team's doubleheader Tuesday, June 1. C Austin Barnes is starting and hitting eighth in the batting order against Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa.

Fantasy Tip: Barnes won't be available on FantasyScore to use as a deep sleeper in Game 1 of the doubleheader.

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Dodgers | Jimmy Rollins out in first game

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 09:44:22 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers SS Jimmy Rollins is not in the starting lineup against a left-handed pitcher in Game 1 of the team's doubleheader Tuesday, June 2. OF Enrique Hernandez is starting at the 6 and hitting seventh in the batting order against Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa.

Fantasy Tip: Game 1 of this doubleheader won't be available on FantasyScore, so Hernandez can be ignored.

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Dodgers | Andre Ethier out in Game 1

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 09:41:02 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Andre Ethier is not in the starting lineup against a left-handed pitcher in Game 1 of the team's doubleheader Tuesday, June 2. OF Chris Heisey is starting in right field and hitting second in the batting order against Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa.

Fantasy Tip: Heisey won't be available on FantasyScore for the first game of this doubleheader, and he would've been a player to avoid anyway.

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Dodgers | Yasiel Puig runs Monday

Mon, 01 Jun 2015 15:59:37 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) ran at close to 100% intensity Monday, June 1.

Fantasy Tip: Puig ($4,900, 9.8% of cap) could go on a minor league rehab assignment soon, but his return to the team isn't imminent. Andre Ethier ($3,500, 7.0% of cap) remains a very viable value pick on FantasyScore when the team is facing a right-handed pitcher.

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