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Cardinals | Matt Adams, Kolten Wong out Friday

Fri, 06 May 2016 11:45:29 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals 1B Matt Adams (knee) and 2B Kolten Wong are out of the lineup Friday, May 6. 1B Brandon Moss is hitting cleanup, and 2B Jedd Gyorko is hitting seventh.

Fantasy Tip: Adams banged his knee yesterday, but he probably wouldn't start against left-hander Francisco Liriano anyway. Moss has actually hit lefties this year at a .357 clip in 14 at-bats. He hit a monstrous home run yesterday, and he's a midrange option in DFS. Gyorko hit lefties fairly well the last three years, and he's a speculative low-end start today.

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Cardinals | Brandon Moss launches seventh HR

Thu, 05 May 2016 14:20:34 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals 1B/OF Brandon Moss was only 1-for-4 with a run and an RBI Thursday, May 5, versus the Philadelphia Phillies, but his one hit went for his seventh home run of the season.

Fantasy Tip: Moss would be much more valuable in fantasy if he were to simply receive more starts. Even as it is, he might be worth adding if he's still on the waiver wire, as Randall Grichuk's continued struggles could lead to more at-bats for the veteran. Moss leads the team in homers and if he keeps it up, the team will have no choice but to regularly insert him into the lineup.

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Cardinals | Three Cards out Thursday

Thu, 05 May 2016 08:21:31 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals SS Aledmys Diaz, OF Randal Grichuk and OF Matt Holliday are out of the lineup Thursday, May 5. OF Brandon Moss is hitting third, OF Jeremy Hazelbaker is hitting sixth and SS Ruben Tejada hits eighth.

Fantasy Tip: Moss is an interesting choice to hit third considering he is hitting .233 with 25 K's in 73 at-bats. He does have six homers and 16 RBI, so he's worth some low-end consideration against Jerad Eickhoff. Hazelbaker has cooled considerably since a storybook first two weeks. He's hitting .212 with two homers the last 15 games. He's a bleak low-end flyer. Tejada doesn't pack enough offensive punch to consider in DFS today.

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Cardinals | Yadier Molina starting at 1B

Wed, 04 May 2016 14:43:10 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals C Yadier Molina will start at first base against Philadelphia Phillies SP Adam Morgan Wednesday, May 4, and 1B Matt Adams and 1B Brandon Moss will start on the bench against a left-handed pitcher. C Eric Fryer will start at catcher and is batting eighth in the lineup.

Fantasy Tip: Molina is hitting .333 with 10 RBI this season and should be a starting candidate in all leagues. Fryer is hitting .667 in his limited playing time and could be sleeper option for daily fantasy owners.

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Cardinals | Matt Adams at first base Tuesday

Tue, 03 May 2016 15:25:59 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals 1B Matt Adams is starting at first base and hitting cleanup against Philadelphia Phillies SP Aaron Nola Tuesday, May 3. 1B Brandon Moss will start on the bench.

Fantasy Tip: Adams has been seeing pretty regular at-bats at first base of late, hitting .400 (6-for-15) with two long balls and four RBI. Mike Matheny may just be riding the hot hand, but whatever the case, Adams is a fine pick in daily formats tonight while hitting cleanup. If Adams is available in your mixed league and you're hunting for power, give him a look.

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Cardinals | Stephen Piscotty not starting

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 08:52:26 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals OF Stephen Piscotty is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross Saturday, April 30. 1B Brandon Moss will start in right field, while 1B Matt Adams will start at first base and is batting fourth in the lineup.

Fantasy Tip: Moss has five hits and three RBI over his last four games and could be a sleeper option for owners in daily fantasy leagues. Adams is coming off a 2-for-3 performance with one home run and three RBI in his last game and could be used in daily leagues.

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Cardinals | Matt Adams starting vs. Nationals

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:25:33 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals 1B Matt Adams is starting at first base and batting fourth against Washington Nationals SP Stephen Strasburg Friday, April 29. 1B/OF Brandon Moss is not in the starting lineup Friday.

Fantasy Tip: Adams sports an underwhelming .211/.268/.342 slash line to start the season and draws a tough matchup to turn it around with Strasburg taking the hill. View Adams as a fringe own outside of cavernous mixed and NL-only formats, and he is a risky start in daily contests Friday. Moss figures to begin seeing more at-bats with Adams struggling, and Moss has started 2016 with a .544 slugging percentage and five home runs through 68 plate appearances.

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Cardinals | Brandon Moss starting vs. Arizona

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:29:42 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals 1B/OF Brandon Moss is starting in right field and batting fourth against Arizona Diamondbacks SP Rubby De La Rosa Thursday, April 28. OFs Randal Grichuk and Jeremy Hazelbaker are not in the starting lineup Thursday.

Fantasy Tip: Moss lands in a juicy matchup against De La Rosa. The hurler has allowed a .559 slugging percentage to left-handed batters dating back to the beginning of last season, and Moss has 15 runs, five home runs and 14 RBI through his past 17 games. Avoid Grichuk and Hazelbaker where you can Thursday.

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Cardinals | Brandon Moss out of the lineup

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:57:08 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals 1B Brandon Moss is not in the starting lineup against Arizona Diamondbacks SP Patrick Corbin Wednesday, April 27. 3B Matt Carpenter will start in first base, while SS Ruben Tejada will start at third base and is batting seventh in the lineup.

Fantasy Tip: Tejada is hitting only .143 in his limited playing time this season and should be avoided in all leagues.

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Cardinals | Matt Adams, Kolten Wong sitting

Mon, 25 Apr 2016 15:26:21 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals 1B Matt Adams and 2B Kolten Wong are not in the starting lineup Monday, April 25. 1B Brandon Moss is at first base and is hitting cleanup, while 2B Jedd Gyorko is at the keystone and is batting seventh against Arizona Diamondbacks SP Zack Greinke.

Fantasy Tip: Moss could be a sneaky target in daily games as a sleeper against Greinke. Moss has a home run in seven at-bats against Greinke in his career. Gyorko had a big game against his old team Sunday and could be stealing more playing time away from the struggling Wong, mainly against left-handers. Despite a strong game yesterday, Gyorko is a risky daily pick against Greinke, who he has just five hits off of in 17 plate appearances.

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