I'm game for the game. I'm hip. I'm... struggling to say something witty. Why not just get to it. This article, passably written, deals with batter versus pitcher matchups for August 1st, 2014. Read it if you want to get a hand up on setting your lineup for Friday.

* NOTE: Players are listed in alphabetical order for the sake of making them easily sortable/findable. The matchups are also generated based on Batter vs. Pitcher data. Just because a player is not listed does not mean that he is a bad or good play. The players listed below are mentioned merely because of the BVP data for the matchup.

DISH DIAMONDS – The Best Hitting Matchups of the Day
Matt Carpenter has hit a homer and batted .417 over 12 at-bats against Wily Peralta. He's also walked three times leading to a .533 OBP. 

Rajai Davis has four hits in seven at-bats against Franklin Morales. He's also stolen three bases and has an opening for daily playing time with Austin Jackson dealt away. 

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