Premium Summary: Friday, July 12th

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Friday, July 12th

Today’s LineupHQ Core Plays (CheeseIsGood)

Core Pitchers:

DK/FDraft: Caleb Smith
FD: Caleb Smith
Y: Caleb Smith

Core Hitters:

DK/FDraft: Aaron Hicks, Scooter Gennett, Jesse Winker, Didi Gregorius
FD: Aaron Hicks, Scooter Gennett, Jesse Winker, Didi Gregorius
Y: Aaron Hicks, Scooter Gennett, Jesse Winker, Didi Gregorius

GPP Stacks

Top Overall Stack: NYY
Core Stacks Article: NYY, COL, SDP
Top GPP Leverage Stack: MIA
Tuttle’s Favorite Stack: NYY

New York won’t have the services of the oft-injured Giancarlo Stanton, yet they still have five hitters in their projected lineup with ISOs north of .200 against right-handed pitching over the last two seasons – and both Gleyber Torres (.193) and Brett Gardner (.187) have shown respectable pop against righties. Even in Stanton’s absence, the Yankees remain one of the most powerful offenses in the league and remain a good source of the long ball.

FD Value Stacks: CIN, COL, NYY, HOU, MIL
DK Value Stacks: CIN, COL, NYY, HOU, MIL
SlateIQ Leverage Stacks: MIA, CHW, ATL, STL, LAA

Top Rated Pitchers

1. Caleb Smith (Core)
2. Gerrit Cole
3. Robbie Ray

Salary Alternatives: Danny Duffy, Chase Anderson
GPP Alternatives: Mike Clevinger, Mike Fiers, Dylan Bundy

Top Rated C

1. Gary Sanchez
2. Yasmani Grandal

Salary Alternatives: John Hicks, Austin Hedges
GPP Alternatives: Travis d’Arnaud, Robinson Chirinos

Top Rated 1B

1. Joey Votto (Core)

Salary Alternatives: Paul Goldschmidt (DK), Justin Bour, Nate Lowe
GPP Alternatives: Edwin Encarnacion, Daniel Murphy, Matt Olson

Top Rated 2B

1. Scooter Gennett
2. Jose Altuve

Salary Alternatives: Starlin Castro, Jason Kipnis (DK)
GPP Alternatives: Mike Moustakas, Gleyber Torres

Top Rated 3B

1. Nolan Arenado

Salary Alternatives: Justin Turner (FD), Kyle Seager
GPP Alternatives: Eugenio Suarez, Rafael Devers, Matt Chapman

Top Rated SS

1. Alex Bregman (Core)
2. Trevor Story

Salary Alternatives: Paul DeJong (DK), Willy Adames, Brandon Crawford
GPP Alternatives: Didi Gregorius, Adalberto Mondesi, Manny Machado

Top Rated OF

1. Jesse Winker (Core)
2. Aaron Hicks (Core)
3. Mike Trout
4. Aaron Judge
5. Shohei Ohtani
6. Charlie Blackmon

Salary Alternatives: Khris Davis (DK), Justin Upton (DK), Kevin Kiermaier (FD), Tyler O’Neil (FD)
GPP Alternatives: Christian Yelich, Yordan Alvarez, Austin Meadows, Yasiel Puig

MLB Weather Impacts

Bad Weather Concerns: BOS (Y/G), COL (Y)
Good Weather for Pitchers: None
Good Weather for Hitters: TEX

PlateIQ Insights

Top PlateIQ SPs: Caleb Smith, Gerrit Cole, Robbie Ray
Top PlateIQ K Matchups: Caleb Smith, Gerrit Cole, Robbie Ray
Top PlateIQ Bats: Matt Olson, Anthony Rizzo, Alex Bregman
Top SB Threats: Adalberto Mondesi, Starling Marte, Whit Merrifield
Top Bullpens to Target by XFIP: SEA, DET, BAL, CIN, KCR

RG Content Referenced

Daily Content Schedule – For All of Today’s Content and Tools
Million Dollar Musings
Expert Survey
Projected Ownership
Consensus Value Rankings

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