Premium Summary: Tuesday, June 18th

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Tuesday, June 18th

Today’s LineupHQ Core Plays (CheeseIsGood)

Core Pitchers:

All Sites: Justin Verlander, Jack Flaherty

Core Hitters:

DK/FDRFT: Kyle Schwarber, Juan Soto, Francisco Lindor
FD: Kyle Schwarber, Francisco Lindor, Jason Kipnis
Y: Kyle Schwarber, Michael Brantley, Francisco Lindor

GPP Stacks

Top Overall Stack: CLE
Core Stacks Article: CLE, ARI, PHI
Top GPP Leverage Stack: MIN
Meansy53’s Favorite Stack Value: CLE 1-4 (FD), CLE 3-6 (DK)

With the struggles of David Price against righties and the Twins being one of the best offenses in the league against LHP, a mini stack of Minnesota power righties could be very profitable in tournaments tonight.

FD Value Stacks: CLE, WAS, CHC, NYY, LAA
DK Value Stacks: CLE, WAS, LAA, STL, OAK
SlateIQ Leverage Stacks: MIN, TEX, TBR, LAA. PHI

Top Rated Pitchers

1. Justin Verlander (Core)
2. Jack Flaherty (Core)
3. Brandon Woodruff

Salary Alternatives: Yusei Kikuchi, Mitch Keller (more so on FD), Brett Anderson (DK/FDRFT)
GPP Alternatives: Patrick Corbin, Cole Hamels (more so on FD), Jacob deGrom, Clayton Kershaw

Top Rated C

1. Travis d’Arnaud (leading off with platoon edge)
2. Gary Sanchez

Salary Alternatives: Danny Jansen, Yan Gomes, Yadier Molina, Mike Zunino
GPP Alternatives: Yasmani Grandal, Mitch Garver

Top Rated 1B

1. Paul Goldschmidt (great cash option on DK/FDRFT)
2. Matt Adams (very cheap on FD)
3. Carlos Santana

Salary Alternatives: Justin Bour (FD), Jake Bauers (DK/FDRFT)
GPP Alternatives: Anthony Rizzo, Rhys Hoskins, Matt Olson

Top Rated 2B

1. Robinson Cano
2. Jason Kipnis (the slightly better play on FD)

Salary Alternatives: Brian Dozier
GPP Alternatives: Ketel Marte, Jeff McNeil, Tommy La Stella, Rougned Odor

Top Rated 3B

1. Matt Carpenter
2. Jose Ramirez

Salary Alternatives: Jung-Ho Kang, Sean Rodriguez
GPP Alternatives: Matt Chapman, Kris Bryant, Vladimir Guerrero, Eugenio Suarez

Top Rated SS

1. Francisco Lindor

Salary Alternatives: Chris Taylor (FD)
GPP Alternatives: Alex Bregman, Marcus Semien, Javier Baez (cash game alternative to Lindor on DK/FDRFT), Trevor Story, Trea Turner

Top Rated OF

1. Juan Soto (DK/FDRFT Core)
2. Kyle Schwarber (Core)
3. Michael Brantley (Y Core)
4. Yordan Alvarez (GPP’s)
5. Mookie Betts
6. Mike Trout (tough to get in cash if paying up for Verlander)

Salary Alternatives: Justin Upton (DK/FDRFT), Carlos Gonzalez, Randal Grichuk, Jake Bauers
GPP Alternatives: Khris Davis (DK/FDRFT), Giancarlo Stanton, Michael Conforto

MLB Weather Impacts

Bad Weather Concerns: PIT (Y/O), WAS (O), NYY (G/Y), CIN (Y), ATL, STL (G/Y)
Good Weather for Pitchers: CHC
Good Weather for Hitters: MIN

PlateIQ Insights

Top PlateIQ SPs: Jack Flaherty, Justin Verlander, Patrick Corbin
Top PlateIQ K Matchups: Jack Flaherty, Justin Verlander, Brandon Woodruff
Top PlateIQ Bats: Michael Brantley, Anthony Rizzo, Francisco Lindor
Top SB Threats: Trea Turner, Keon Broxton, Billy Hamilton
Top Bullpens to Target by XFIP: BAL, SEA, TEX, WAS, TOR

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