Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 8/27/12
Hitters To Start Luis Cruz |Los Angeles Dodgers| (26.8%) – Now that the second-coming of Murderer’s Row is complete Luis Cruz looks to gain on the spillover from the deadly hitters around him.  Then again, this is not to discount the work that Cruz has done himself.  Over the last 15 games Cruz has hit .438 with a 1.148 OPS.  He undoubtedly won’t be able to keep this pace going but this could be a sign of things to come.  This week Cruz will face 7 pitchers, 4 of which are left-handed.  Against left-handed pitching this year Cruz is hitting .348 with a .953 OPS.  His great position eligibility (SS, 3B) add to his value.  If you’re looking to maximize your team’s offensive starts then keeping Cruz in your back pocket could help especially this week. AJ Ellis |Los Angeles Dodgers| (12.5%) – The starting category of this week’s article should be written in Dodger Blue.  Ellis represents a great addition to a team looking to make the most of its maximum catcher starts.  His first 3 ...
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