We have a nine-game main slate on our hands on Saturday, kicking off at 7:05 pm EST. We have some big-time pitchers taking the hill, but enough gas cans to help us round out our hitting coach. Let’s dive in, shall we!
Bryce Harper, OF PHI - This season has been a tough one for JT Brubaker’s neck. He’s been constantly turning and watching baseballs leave the yard. 21 times in fact. He’s allowed 1.86 HR/9 innings, so insert Bryce Harper here. Harper has a .692 SLG over his last 10 games, .535 on the year and 14 HR versus right-handed pitching overall. He has a .418 wOBA against righties, too. He should be back in the lineup here and he’s one of the top overall plays of the slate.
Eduardo Escobar, 2B/3B MIL - Kyle...