MLB Streaks & Trends: August 30
Joe Gallina goes around the league, tracking the notable streaks and current trends affecting most fantasy baseball leagues.
As we head into the last five weeks of the regular season, we fantasy baseball players are looking forward to working the waiver wire as big-league rosters expand this weekend. This week we’ll highlight some players who can help you in your season-long leagues and point out a couple who you should consider using in DFS lineups as well. We’ll even provide you with the name of a pitcher who’ll probably be promoted this weekend that you might be able to use as a starter in your season-long fantasy baseball league.
A few weeks ago we speculated that Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge was still feeling the lingering effects of his early-season oblique injury. Well, he seems to be feeling no pain right now. In his first 47 games since coming off the injured list back on June 21st, he posted a .244 batting average with seven home runs and a 413 slugging percentage. Over his last 11 games, he’s batting .383 with six home runs and a .872 slugging percentage. He’s posted a .358/.475/.704...