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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo out for first game

Tue, 01 Sep 2015 10:34:59 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo is not in the starting lineup for the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is starting and hitting fifth against Colorado Rockies SP Yohan Flande.

Fantasy Tip: The first game of this doubleheader won't be included on FantasyScore, so you can ignore Saltalamacchia ($2,400, 4.8% of cap).

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo out vs. Cards

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:22:03 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 26. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is starting behind the plate and batting seventh against St. Louis Cardinals SP John Lackey Wednesday.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($3,800, 7.6% of cap) has 15 home runs and 36 RBI with a .272/.349/.576 slash line over 55 games with Arizona, and should be owned in all formats at this stage. Saltalamacchia ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) is a potential value play at FantasyScore Wednesday, as he'll open up plenty of cap space.

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Diamondbacks | Jarrod Saltalamacchia catching

Sat, 22 Aug 2015 12:25:27 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Jarrod Saltalamacchia will bat fifth against Cincinnati Reds SP Anthony DeSclafani Saturday, Aug. 22. C Welington Castillo is receiving the game off.

Fantasy Tip: Saltalamacchia ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) is batting .324 with two home runs and six RBIs this month and is a productive source of salary cap relief in FantasyScore.

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Diamondbacks | No Welington Castillo against Pirates

Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:19:40 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 19. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is starting behind the plate and batting fifth against Pittsburgh Pirates SP J.A. Happ Wednesday.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($3,800, 7.6% of cap) has 13 home runs over 188 plate appearances with a .915 OPS since joining Arizona, and he is a great option in the majority of fantasy formats. FantasyScore players should view Saltalamacchia ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) as a viable budget play because of his respectable .280/.333/.520 slash line against lefties this season. Just note, it is a smaple size of only 27 plate appearances.

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo resting

Tue, 11 Aug 2015 14:58:19 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 11. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is behind the dish and is hitting sixth against Philadelphia Phillies SP David Buchanan.

Fantasy Tip: Every now and then, Salty ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) will run into one, but otherwise he's not much of an offensive force and mainly is a source of salary cap relief on FantasyScore.

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Diamondbacks | Jarrod Saltalamacchia catching

Sun, 09 Aug 2015 12:28:00 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Jarrod Saltalamacchia will bat fifth against Cincinnati Reds SP Anthony DeSclafani Sunday, Aug. 9. C Welington Castillo will receive the day off.

Fantasy Tip: Saltalamacchia ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) is 4-for-13 with one home run, four RBIs and four runs scored during the month of August. He should be viewed as a productive source of FantasyScore cap relief.

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Diamondbacks | Paul Goldschmidt resting Thursday

Thu, 06 Aug 2015 10:56:34 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks 1B Paul Goldschmidt is not in the starting lineup Thursday, Aug. 6. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is starting at first base and hitting sixth against Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross.

Fantasy Tip: Salty ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) isn't known to be much of an offensive force, and he has just two home runs and a .165 average (14-for-85) against right-handed pitchers in 2015. He's a low-end catching option mainly as a source of salary cap relief.

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Diamondbacks | Welington Castillo not starting Tuesday

Tue, 04 Aug 2015 12:21:12 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 4, against the Washington Nationals. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is hitting sixth.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) is getting a night off despite a hot streak at the plate as of late. Saltalamacchia ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) has a .111 average in the past week and has little fantasy value.

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Diamondbacks | Jarrod Saltalamacchia starting at catcher

Sat, 01 Aug 2015 13:12:50 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Jarrod Saltalamacchia will start behind the plate and hit seventh in the order Saturday, Aug. 1, against the Houston Astros and LHP Dallas Keuchel. C Welington Castillo will serve as the designated hitter and hit fourth in the order.

Fantasy Tip: Castillo ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) is 6-for-15 in his last three games with four home runs. He'll be a strong FantasyScore option while not having to worry about the defensive side of the game.

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Diamondbacks | Jarrod Saltalamacchia starting at DH

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:57:04 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is making the start at designated Tuesday, July 28, against the Seattle Mariners in an American League park.

Fantasy Tip: Salty ($2,400, 4.8% of cap) is a decent low-priced alternative at receiver in FantasyScore, and he will save you valuable salary to spread across more valuable positions.

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