Robertson has been placed on the bereavement list due to a loss in his family. In terms of fantasy, due to his brief absence, there is not much fantasy impact unless you are trying to steal a save or two.
The once promising talent has run into legal trouble throughout the last several years which has derailed his career. Sadly, this news comes on the night of the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft.
The Marlins have loaded up on lefties to face Kenta Maeda tonight, though no batters have exactly had success off of him this season. That said, Ozuna will sit in favor of Ichiro Suzuki who will get the start in center field. Ichiro has hit .421 in 19 at-bats this season against right-handed pitching, while Ozuna has started slow with a .222 average in 63 at-bats against righties this season.
Frederick has been a key to the Cowboys offensive line as he has started every game in the past three seasons and has appeared in the Pro Bowl each of the past two. Given that, it is little surprise his option was picked up.
The information we've had has trended toward Thomas playing in tonight's game and that continues to be the case. Obviously Thomas is the key to the Celtics hopes of beating the Hawks, as he has been very good throughout the series.
Johnson was available on an emergency basis last night for Game 5 but did not see the court. He has battled injuries all series and has yet to record a minute of action.
It was initially speculated that Bryant left due to being hit by a pitch so this clarifies why he left Thursday's action. It is unclear how severe the injury is at this point.
Grichuk will take a seat on the bench tonight as Matt Adams draws the start at first base, pushing Brandon Moss to the outfield. Adams has received at-bats against right-handed pitchers almost exclusively and has hit .241 with one home run in 29 at-bats against them this season.