2019 Fantasy Baseball Weekly Planner: April 29-May 5
Justin Mason breaks down the MLB schedule for the upcoming week and highlights games played, home/road action and the starting pitchers to keep an eye on over the next seven days of the fantasy baseball season.
It’s virtually impossible to see some things coming, but by preplanning for each and every week of the Fantasy Baseball season, you can often get a jump on the trends that are brewing around the league. Let’s take a look at how the upcoming week of the MLB campaign is shaping up.
MLB Schedule Breakdown
Luke Voit - Voit is hitting .355/.444/.774 with four home runs over the last week. Voit has playing time cemented with all the injuries to the Yankees’ lineup, so even if he struggles he will continue to play. He is showing improved contact within the zone and he is walking at a 13% rate. His barrel percentage is in the top 1% of the league. He is going to cool down, but this seems legit.
Jerad Eickhoff - Since replacing Nick Pivetta in the rotation, Eickhoff has a 30% strikeout rate, a 2.12 ERA and a 1.00 WHIP. Eickhoff has struggled with staying healthy, but he has always sported two above average breaking pitches, which compensates for his...