Fantasy baseball daily notes: Pitcher and hitter rankings for Saturday
While Miami might not be your first stop for fantasy goodness in 2019, Pablo Lopez is still somebody to consider turning to when the matchup is right.
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Pete Alonso, Brandon Lowe and Rafael Devers are all batting near the top of their teams’ lineups to start the MLB season, which is important for their fantasy values.
The first Saturday of the regular season is upon us. While every team has technically already thrown its No. 1 starter, we’re still left with some big names making their 2019 debuts on Saturday, including Noah Syndergaard, Trevor Bauer, Stephen Strasburg and James Paxton. Then again, we’re not here for the big names. We’re here for unders! Under-the-radar, under-appreciated, under-rostered names who can make an impact this week.
Rest assured, we’ve got those, too! Here’s a look at Saturday’s top streaming options.
Pitchers to stream
Pablo Lopez (R), rostered in 3 percent of ESPN leagues, Miami Marlins vs. Colorado Rockies: Many people have written off the Marlins for fantasy purposes, but there are some interesting arms in Miami’s rotation. Chief among them is Lopez, who really flashed this spring, sporting a 0.90