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Bobby Wilson

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Tigers | Bobby Wilson starting against Twins

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:53:52 -0700

Detroit Tigers C Bobby Wilson is starting behind the plate and batting eighth against Minnesota Twins SP Phil Hughes Friday, April 29. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is not in the starting lineup Friday.

Fantasy Tip: Saltalamacchia has eight runs, six home runs and 15 RBI to start the year, but his fantasy value is likely about to shrink with James McCann close to returning from injury. Wilson hasn't registered a hit through 10 plate appearances this season, and he owns a .201/.265/.298 slash line for his career. Avoid Wilson in all fantasy formats.

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Tigers | Jarrod Saltalamacchia resting

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:00:56 -0700

Detroit Tigers C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, April 27. C Bobby Wilson is doing the catching and batting eighth against Oakland Athletics SP Sonny Gray.

Fantasy Tip: Wilson isn't much of a hitter, as he hit just .189 with one home run in 2015. You can find much better low-price catchers in daily formats Wednesday night.

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Tigers | Anthony Gose, Saltalamacchia sitting

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:13:40 -0700

Detroit Tigers OF Anthony Gose and C Jarrod Saltalamacchia are not in the starting lineup Friday, April 22. OF Tyler Collins is starting in center field and batting seventh, while C Bobby Wilson is behind the dish and is hitting eighth against Cleveland Indians SP Josh Tomlin.

Fantasy Tip: Collins and Wilson are at the bottom of the barrel in terms of daily options to consider Friday night. That's two straight games Gose has been on the bench against right-handers, so his playing time could be in jeopardy moving forward. After all, Gose is off to a .200 (8-for-40) start with no stolen bases in one attempt.

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Tigers | Three Tigers take a seat

Thu, 14 Apr 2016 07:10:01 -0700

Detroit Tigers SS Jose Iglesias, OF Anthony Gose and C Jarrod Saltalamacchia are out of the lineup Thursday, April 14. OF Tyler Collins is hitting sixth, C Bobby Wilson is hitting seventh and SS Andrew Romine is hitting eighth.

Fantasy Tip: The trio is a combined 1-for-5 (.200) this season, and none of them provide enough upside for a DFS start. Furthermore, Jordan Zimmermann is hitting ninth in the National League park, which means the bottom of Detroit's order is even more questionable. That could affect Ian Kinsler in the leadoff spot. Kinsler is on a .355-3-8 tear and remains a daily consideration, but his RBI upside is minimal today.

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Tigers | James McCann to DL

Tue, 12 Apr 2016 07:26:28 -0700

Detroit Tigers C James McCann (ankle) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a Grade 2 sprain of his right ankle Tuesday, April 12. He'll be out two to four weeks. C Bobby Wilson was recalled from Class AAA Toledo.

Fantasy Tip: Jarrod Saltalamacchia and Wilson will likely split it up behind the plate. However, neither are worth much fantasy consideration right now.

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Rangers | Chris Gimenez nursing ankle injury

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 12:08:52 -0700

Texas Rangers C Chris Gimenez (ankle) has an infection in his left ankle and might not be ready to play by opening day. He is resuming baseball activities Tuesday, March 29, though. If Gimenez is not ready to start the season, Cs Bobby Wilson or Michael McKenry will back up starting C Robinson Chirinos.

Fantasy Tip: Gimenez is nothing more than a low-end backstop in cavernous mixed, AL-only and two-catcher formats, so the potential of missing a few games to start the season doesn't have a significant fantasy impact. Wilson or McKenry would have fleeting value in those deeper leagues, if they break camp as the backup catcher.

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Rangers | Bobby Wilson catching Sunday

Sun, 20 Sep 2015 11:18:35 -0700

Texas Rangers C Bobby Wilson will bat eighth against Seattle Mariners SP Felix Hernandez Sunday, Sept. 20.

Fantasy Tip: Wilson ($1,800, 3.6% of cap) is just 4-for-24 at the plate this month and is 3-for-13 in his career versus King Felix, so he is not a recommended FantasyScore option.

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Rangers | Bobby Wilson starting Saturday

Sat, 05 Sep 2015 17:25:37 -0700

Texas Rangers C Bobby Wilson will bat ninth against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Jered Weaver Saturday, Sept. 5.

Fantasy Tip: Wilson ($1,800, 3.6% of cap) can be ignored at FantasyScore. He is hitting .200 with no home runs in 46 games.

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Rangers | Carlos Corporan set to return

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:22:08 -0700

The Texas Rangers will activate C Carlos Corporan (thumb) from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 1. He hasn't played since July 13 due to a bruised left thumb. He will likely be used as a third catcher behind Cs Chris Gimenez and Bobby Wilson.

Fantasy Tip: Corporan ($1,800, 3.6% of cap) is only worth a look in FantasyScore when he is in the starting lineup, as he does have a little power potential for such a low price tag.

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Rangers | Bobby Wilson catching Sunday

Sun, 16 Aug 2015 11:11:21 -0700

Texas Rangers C Bobby Wilson will bat eighth against Tampa Bay Rays SP Drew Smyly Sunday, Aug. 16. C Chris Gimenez is receiving the day off.

Fantasy Tip: Wilson ($1,800, 3.6% of cap) is 6-for-18 with three doubles and five RBIs this month and should be considered by FantasyScore owners who normally punt the catcher position.

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